they said to him, "Then say Shibboleth," and he said, "Sibboleth," for he could not pronounce it right; then they seized him and slew him at the fords of the Jordan. And there fell at that time forty-two thousand of the E'phraimites.
Jephthah judged Israel six years. Then Jephthah the Gileadite died, and was buried in his city in Gilead.
After him Ibzan of Bethlehem judged Israel.
He had thirty sons; and thirty daughters he gave in marriage outside his clan, and thirty daughters he brought in from outside for his sons. And he judged Israel seven years.
Then Ibzan died, and was buried at Bethlehem.
After him Elon the Zeb'ulunite judged Israel; and he judged Israel ten years.
Then Elon the Zeb'ulunite died, and was buried at Ai'jalon in the land of Zeb'ulun.
After him Abdon the son of Hillel the Pira'thonite judged Israel.
He had forty sons and thirty grandsons, who rode on seventy asses; and he judged Israel eight years.
Then Abdon the son of Hillel the Pira'thonite died, and was buried at Pira'thon in the land of E'phraim, in the hill country of the Amal'ekites.
Revised Standard Version of the Bible, copyright 1952 [2nd edition, 1971] by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved. (Revised Standard Version - Holy Bible)