Joshua 16:2

2 It went on from Bethel (that is, Luz),[a] crossed over to the territory of the Arkites in Ataroth,

Joshua 16:2 in Other Translations

KJV
2 And goeth out from Bethel to Luz, and passeth along unto the borders of Archi to Ataroth,
ESV
2 Then going from Bethel to Luz, it passes along to Ataroth, the territory of the Archites.
NLT
2 From Bethel (that is, Luz) it ran over to Ataroth in the territory of the Arkites.
MSG
2 It went on from Bethel (that is, Luz) to the territory of the Arkites in Ataroth.
CSB
2 From Bethel it went to Luz and proceeded to the border of the Archites by Ataroth.

Joshua 16:2 In-Context

1 The allotment for Joseph began at the Jordan, east of the springs of Jericho, and went up from there through the desert into the hill country of Bethel.
2 It went on from Bethel (that is, Luz), crossed over to the territory of the Arkites in Ataroth,
3 descended westward to the territory of the Japhletites as far as the region of Lower Beth Horon and on to Gezer, ending at the Mediterranean Sea.
4 So Manasseh and Ephraim, the descendants of Joseph, received their inheritance.
5 This was the territory of Ephraim, according to its clans: The boundary of their inheritance went from Ataroth Addar in the east to Upper Beth Horon

Cross References 3

  • 1. S Genesis 28:19; Joshua 18:13
  • 2. 2 Samuel 15:32
  • 3. S ver 5; S Numbers 32:3

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Septuagint; Hebrew "Bethel to Luz"
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