Numbers 21:28 NLT

28 A fire flamed forth from Heshbon, a blaze from the city of Sihon. It burned the city of Ar in Moab; it destroyed the rulers of the Arnon heights.

Study tools for Numbers 21:28

  • a 21:2 - The Hebrew term used here refers to the complete consecration of things or people to the, either by destroying them or by giving them as an offering; also in 21:3 .
  • b 21:3 - Hormah means “destruction.”
  • c 21:4 - Hebrew sea of reeds.
  • d 21:16 - Beer means “well.”
  • e 21:20 - Or overlooks Jeshimon.
  • f 21:24 - Or because the terrain of the Ammonite frontier was rugged; Hebrew reads because the boundary of the Ammonites was strong.
  • g 21:30 - Or until fire spread to Medeba. The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.