They took all the Amorite territory from the Arnon River on the south to the Jabbok River on the north, from the desert in the east to the Jordan in the west. 1
From there they moved on and camped on the other side of the Arnon, in the wilderness that extends from the regions 1 of the Amorites, for Arnon is the border of Moab, between Moab and the Amorites.
Their territory started at Aroer 1 (on the edge of the Arnon Valley) and included the city in the middle of the valley, the whole plain of Medeba,
Then Israel 1 went through the desert and bypassed the land of Edom and the land of Moab. They traveled east of the land of Moab and camped on the other side of the Arnon River; 2 they did not go through Moabite territory (the Arnon was Moab’s border).
This is why it is said in the Book of the Wars of the Lord, “Waheb in Suphah 1 and the wadis, the Arnon
For fire went out from Heshbon, a flame from the city of Sihon. It has consumed Ar of Moab and the lords 1 of the high places of Arnon.
For Heshbon was the city of King Sihon of the Amorites. Now he had fought against the former king of Moab and had taken all of his land from his control, 1 as far as the Arnon.
When Balak heard that Balaam was coming, he went out to meet him at a city of Moab which was on the border of the Arnon at the boundary of his territory.
So at that time we took the land of the two Amorite kings in the Transjordan from Wadi Arnon to Mount Hermon 1
This is the land we brought under our control at that time: The territory extending from Aroer 1 by the Wadi Arnon and half the Gilead hill country with its cities I gave to the Reubenites and Gadites. 2
To the Reubenites and Gadites I allocated the territory extending from Gilead as far as Wadi Arnon (the exact middle of the wadi was a boundary) all the way to the Wadi Jabbok, the Ammonite border.
Their territory started 1 from Aroer (on the edge of the Arnon Valley), included the city in the middle of the valley, the whole plain of Medeba as far as Dibon,
He conquered all the land of Gilead, including the territory of Gad, Reuben, and Manasseh, extending all the way from the Aroer in the Arnon Valley through Gilead to Bashan. 1
They will answer, ‘Moab is disgraced, for it has fallen! Wail and cry out in mourning! Announce along the Arnon River that Moab has been destroyed.’
King Sihon of the Amorites who lived 1 in Heshbon and ruled from Aroer (on the edge of the Arnon Valley) – including the city in the middle of the valley 2 and half of Gilead – all the way to the Jabbok Valley bordering Ammonite territory.
Get up, make your way across Wadi Arnon. Look! I have already delivered over to you Sihon the Amorite, king of Heshbon, 1 and his land. Go ahead! Take it! Engage him in war!