Zebulun will live 1 by the haven of the sea and become a haven for ships; his border will extend to Sidon. 2
"Zebulun will live by the seashore and become a haven for ships; his border will extend towards Sidon.
"Zebulun will dwell at the seashore; And he shall be a haven for ships, And his flank shall be toward Sidon.
"Zebulun will settle on the shores of the sea and will be a harbor for ships; his borders will extend to Sidon.
Zebulun settles down on the seashore; he's a safe harbor for ships, right alongside Sidon.
The resting-place of Zebulun will be by the sea, and he will be a harbour for ships; the edge of his land will be by Zidon.
Zebulun shall settle at the shore of the sea; he shall be a haven for ships, and his border shall be at Sidon.
"Zebulun shall dwell by the haven of the sea; He shall become a haven for ships, And his border shall adjoin Sidon.
at the haven
of the sea
and he [shall be] for an haven
and his border
[shall be] unto Zidon
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by the haven
of the sea
and become a haven
; his border will extend to Sidon.
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1 tn The verb שָׁכַן (shakhan) means “to settle,” but not necessarily as a permanent dwelling place. The tribal settlements by the sea would have been temporary and not the tribe’s territory.
2 map For location see Map1-A1; JP3-F3; JP4-F3.