All the men assigned to the camp of Judah, according to their divisions, number 186,400. They will set out first.1
References for Numbers 2:9
On the south2 will be the divisions of the camp of Reuben under their standard. The leader of the people of Reuben is Elizur son of Shedeur.3
References for Numbers 2:10
His division numbers 46,500.
The tribe of Simeon4 will camp next to them. The leader of the people of Simeon is Shelumiel son of Zurishaddai.5
References for Numbers 2:12
His division numbers 59,300.
The tribe of Gad6 will be next. The leader of the people of Gad is Eliasaph son of Deuel.7
References for Numbers 2:14
His division numbers 45,650.
All the men assigned to the camp of Reuben,8 according to their divisions, number 151,450. They will set out second.
References for Numbers 2:16
Then the Tent of Meeting and the camp of the Levites9 will set out in the middle of the camps. They will set out in the same order as they encamp, each in his own place under his standard.
References for Numbers 2:17
On the west10 will be the divisions of the camp of Ephraim11 under their standard. The leader of the people of Ephraim is Elishama son of Ammihud.12
References for Numbers 2:18
His division numbers 40,500.