Then the LORDspoke to Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the tent of meeting, on 1the first of the second month, in the secondyear after they had come out of the land of Egypt, saying,
"2Take a acensus of all the congregation of the sons of Israel, by their families, by their fathers'households, according to the number of names, everymale, head by head3
from 3twentyyearsold and upward, whoever is able to go out to war in Israel, you and Aaron shall bnumber them by their armies.
"With you, moreover, there shall be a man of eachtribe, 4eachonehead of his father'shousehold.
5"These then are the names of the menwho shall stand with you: 5of Reuben, Elizur the son of Shedeur ;
of Simeon, Shelumiel the son of Zurishaddai ;
of Judah, 6Nahshon the son of Amminadab ;
of Issachar, Nethanel the son of Zuar ;