Numbers 34:6-16 NIV

6 " 'Your western boundary will be the coast of the Great Sea.1 This will be your boundary on the west.2

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7 " 'For your northern boundary,3 run a line from the Great Sea to Mount Hor4

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8 and from Mount Hor to Leboa Hamath.5 Then the boundary will go to Zedad,

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    • 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,6 run a line from Hazar Enan to Shepham.

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      11 The boundary will go down from Shepham to Riblah7 on the east side of Ain8 and continue along the slopes east of the Sea of Kinnereth.b9

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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 lot10 as an inheritance.11 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.12

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

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        • f 34:15 - "Jordan of Jericho" was possibly an ancient name for the Jordan River.
          16 The LORD said to Moses,