Joshua 19:1-9 NIV

Allotment for Simeon

19:2-10pp -- 1Ch 4:28-33

1 The second lot came out for the tribe of Simeon, clan by clan. Their inheritance lay within the territory of Judah.1

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2 It included: Beersheba2 (or Sheba),a Moladah,3

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    • a 19:2 - Or "Beersheba, Sheba"; 1 Chron. 4:28 does not have "Sheba."
      3 Hazar Shual,4 Balah, Ezem,5

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      4 Eltolad,6 Bethul, Hormah,7

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      5 Ziklag,8 Beth Marcaboth, Hazar Susah,

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      6 Beth Lebaoth and Sharuhen--thirteen towns and their villages;
      7 Ain, Rimmon,9 Ether and Ashan10--four towns and their villages--

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      8 and all the villages around these towns as far as Baalath Beer (Ramah in the Negev).11 This was the inheritance of the tribe of the Simeonites, clan by clan.

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      9 The inheritance of the Simeonites was taken from the share of Judah,12 because Judah's portion was more than they needed. So the Simeonites received their inheritance within the territory of Judah.13

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