Numbers 34:5-15 NIV

5 where it will turn, join the Wadi of Egypt1 and end at the Sea.a

References for Numbers 34:5

    • c 34:5 - That is, the Mediterranean; also in verses 6 and 7
      6 " 'Your western boundary will be the coast of the Great Sea.2 This will be your boundary on the west.3

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      7 " 'For your northern boundary,4 run a line from the Great Sea to Mount Hor5

      References for Numbers 34:7

      8 and from Mount Hor to Lebob Hamath.6 Then the boundary will go to Zedad,

      References for Numbers 34:8

        • d 34:8 - Or "to the entrance to"
          9 continue to Ziphron and end at Hazar Enan. This will be your boundary on the north.
          10 " 'For your eastern boundary,7 run a line from Hazar Enan to Shepham.

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          11 The boundary will go down from Shepham to Riblah8 on the east side of Ain9 and continue along the slopes east of the Sea of Kinnereth.c10

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          12 Then the boundary will go down along the Jordan and end at the Salt Sea. " 'This will be your land, with its boundaries on every side.' "
          13 Moses commanded the Israelites: "Assign this land by lot11 as an inheritance.12 The LORD has ordered that it be given to the nine and a half tribes,

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          14 because the families of the tribe of Reuben, the tribe of Gad and the half-tribe of Manasseh have received their inheritance.13

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          15 These two and a half tribes have received their inheritance on the east side of the Jordan of Jericho,d toward the sunrise."

          References for Numbers 34:15

            • f 34:15 - "Jordan of Jericho" was possibly an ancient name for the Jordan River.