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Joshua 17:1

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17:1 The tribe of Manasseh, Joseph’s firstborn son, was also allotted land. 1  The descendants of Makir, Manasseh’s firstborn and the father of Gilead, received land, for they were warriors. 2  They were assigned Gilead and Bashan. 3 

Joshua 17:5-6

Context
17:5 Manasseh was allotted ten shares of land, 4  in addition to the land of Gilead and Bashan east of the Jordan, 17:6 for the daughters of Manasseh were assigned land among his sons. The land of Gilead belonged to the rest of the descendants of Manasseh.

1 tn Heb “and the lot belonged to the tribe of Manasseh, for he was the firstborn of Joseph.”

2 tn Heb “to Makir, the firstborn of Manasseh, the father of Gilead, for he was a man of war.”

3 tn Heb “Gilead and Bashan belonged to him.”

sn On the assignment of Manasseh’s territory in Gilead and Bashan, see Josh 13:31.

4 tn Heb “and the allotted portions of Manasseh fell out ten.”



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