4:47 They possessed his land and that of King Og of Bashan – both of whom were Amorite kings in the Transjordan, to the east. 4:48 Their territory extended 1 from Aroer at the edge of the Arnon valley as far as Mount Siyon 2 – that is, Hermon – 4:49 including all the Arabah of the Transjordan in the east to the sea of the Arabah, 3 beneath the watershed 4 of Pisgah.)
1 tn The words “their territory extended” are supplied in the translation for stylistic reasons. In the Hebrew text vv. 47-49 are all one sentence, but for the sake of English style and readability the translation divides the text into two sentences.
4 tn The meaning of the Hebrew term אַשְׁדֹּת (’ashdot) is unclear. It is usually translated either “slopes” (ASV, NAB, NIV, NRSV, NLT) or “watershed” (NEB).