Joshua 15:10-20 NIV

10 Then it curved westward from Baalah1 to Mount Seir,2 ran along the northern slope of Mount Jearim (that is, Kesalon), continued down to Beth Shemesh3 and crossed to Timnah.4

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11 It went to the northern slope of Ekron,5 turned toward Shikkeron, passed along to Mount Baalah6 and reached Jabneel.7 The boundary ended at the sea.

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      12 The western boundary is the coastline of the Great Sea.a8 These are the boundaries around the people of Judah by their clans.

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        • d 15:12 - That is, the Mediterranean; also in verse 47
          13 In accordance with the LORD's command to him, Joshua gave to Caleb9 son of Jephunneh a portion in Judah--Kiriath Arba10, that is, Hebron.11 (Arba was the forefather of Anak.)12

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          14 From Hebron Caleb drove out the three Anakites13--Sheshai, Ahiman and Talmai14--descendants of Anak.15

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          15 From there he marched against the people living in Debir (formerly called Kiriath Sepher).
          16 And Caleb said, "I will give my daughter Acsah16 in marriage to the man who attacks and captures Kiriath Sepher."

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          17 Othniel17 son of Kenaz, Caleb's brother, took it; so Caleb gave his daughter Acsah to him in marriage.

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          18 One day when she came to Othniel, she urged himb to ask her father for a field. When she got off her donkey, Caleb asked her, "What can I do for you?"

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            • e 15:18 - Hebrew and some Septuagint manuscripts; other Septuagint manuscripts (see also note at Judges 1:14) "Othniel, he urged her"
              19 She replied, "Do me a special favor. Since you have given me land in the Negev,18 give me also springs of water." So Caleb gave her the upper and lower springs.19

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              20 This is the inheritance of the tribe of Judah, clan by clan: