Deuteronomy 33:6

6 “Let Reuben live and not die, nor[a] his people be few.”

Deuteronomy 33:6 in Other Translations

KJV
6 Let Reuben live, and not die; and let not his men be few.
ESV
6 "Let Reuben live, and not die, but let his men be few."
NLT
6 Moses said this about the tribe of Reuben: “Let the tribe of Reuben live and not die out, though they are few in number.”
MSG
6 Reuben: "Let Reuben live and not die, but just barely, in diminishing numbers."
CSB
6 Let Reuben live and not die though his people become few.

Deuteronomy 33:6 In-Context

4 the law that Moses gave us, the possession of the assembly of Jacob.
5 He was king over Jeshurun when the leaders of the people assembled, along with the tribes of Israel.
6 “Let Reuben live and not die, nor his people be few.”
7 And this he said about Judah: “Hear, LORD, the cry of Judah; bring him to his people. With his own hands he defends his cause. Oh, be his help against his foes!”
8 About Levi he said: “Your Thummim and Urim belong to your faithful servant. You tested him at Massah; you contended with him at the waters of Meribah.

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