Genesis 15:19
Verse (Click for Chapter)
New International Version
the land of the Kenites, Kenizzites, Kadmonites,

New Living Translation
the land now occupied by the Kenites, Kenizzites, Kadmonites,

English Standard Version
the land of the Kenites, the Kenizzites, the Kadmonites,

Berean Study Bible
the land of the Kenites, Kenizzites, Kadmonites,

New American Standard Bible
the Kenite and the Kenizzite and the Kadmonite

King James Bible
The Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and the Kadmonites,

Christian Standard Bible
the land of the Kenites, Kenizzites, Kadmonites,

Contemporary English Version
They will possess the land of the Kenites, the Kenizzites, the Kadmonites,

Good News Translation
including the lands of the Kenites, the Kenizzites, the Kadmonites,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
the land of the Kenites, Kenizzites, Kadmonites,

International Standard Version
including the land of the Kenites, the Kenizzites, the Kadmonites,

NET Bible
the land of the Kenites, Kenizzites, Kadmonites,

New Heart English Bible
the Kenites, the Kenizzites, the Kadmonites,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
It is the land of the Kenites, the Kenizzites, the Kadmonites,

JPS Tanakh 1917
the Kenite, and the Kenizzite, and the Kadmonite,

New American Standard 1977
the Kenite and the Kenizzite and the Kadmonite

Jubilee Bible 2000
the Kenite and the Kenizzite and the Kadmonite

King James 2000 Bible
The Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and the Kadmonites,

American King James Version
The Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and the Kadmonites,

American Standard Version
the Kenite, and the Kenizzite, and the Kadmonite,

Douay-Rheims Bible
The Cineans and Cenezites, the Cedmonites,

Darby Bible Translation
the Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and the Kadmonites,

English Revised Version
the Kenite, and the Kenizzite, and the Kadmonite,

Webster's Bible Translation
The Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and the Kadmonites,

World English Bible
the Kenites, the Kenizzites, the Kadmonites,

Young's Literal Translation
with the Kenite, and the Kenizzite, and the Kadmonite,
Study Bible
God Confirms His Promise
18On that day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, “To your descendants I have given this land—from the river of Egypt to the great River Euphrates— 19the land of the Kenites, Kenizzites, Kadmonites, 20Hittites, Perizzites, Rephaites,…
Cross References
Genesis 10:16
the Jebusites, the Amorites, the Girgashites,

Genesis 15:20
Hittites, Perizzites, Rephaites,

Exodus 3:8
I have come down to rescue them from the hand of the Egyptians and to bring them up out of that land to a good and spacious land, a land flowing with milk and honey—the home of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites.

Exodus 3:17
And I have promised to bring you up out of your affliction in Egypt, into the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Hivites, and Jebusites—a land flowing with milk and honey.’

Exodus 23:28
I will send the hornet before you to drive the Hivites and Canaanites and Hittites out of your way.

Numbers 24:21
Next he saw the Kenites and lifted up an oracle, saying: “Your dwelling place is secure, and your nest is set in a cliff.

Joshua 24:11
After this, you crossed the Jordan and came to Jericho. The people of Jericho fought against you, as did the Amorites, Perizzites, Canaanites, Hittites, Girgashites, Hivites, and Jebusites, and I delivered them into your hands.

Nehemiah 9:8
You found his heart faithful before You, and made a covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanites and Hittites, of the Amorites and Perizzites, of the Jebusites and Girgashites, to give it to his descendants. You have kept Your promise, because You are righteous.

Treasury of Scripture

The Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and the Kadmonites,

Kenites.

Numbers 24:21,22 And he looked on the Kenites, and took up his parable, and said, …







(19) The Kenites.--An Arab race, found both among the Amalekites in the south (1Samuel 15:6) and among the tribes of Naphtali and Zebulon in the north (Judges 4:11), and even in Midian, as Jethro, the father-in-law of Moses, is called a Kenite (Judges 1:16). Balaam speaks of them as being a powerful nation (Numbers 24:21), and this wide dispersion of them into feeble remnants seems to show that they were a race of early settlers in Canaan, who, like the Rephaim, had been overpowered and scattered by subsequent immigrants. They were uniformly friendly to Israel.

The Kenizzites.--The chief fact of importance connected with this race is that Caleb was a Kenezite (Numbers 32:12). Apparently with his clan he joined the Israelites at the Exodus, and was numbered with the tribe of Judah. Kenizzite and Kenezite are two ways of spelling the same Hebrew word, the former being right.

The Kadmonites.--This may mean either an eastern or an ancient people, of whom we know nothing.

For the Perizzites see Genesis 13:7; for the Rephaims, Genesis 14:5; and for the rest, Genesis 10:15-18.

The Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and the Kadmonites. In this and the following verses ten nations are reckoned as occupying the land of Canaan at this time, whereas only seven are mentioned in the times of Moses and Joshua; and these three are not among them, and seem before those times to have been extinct, or were mixed with the other nations, and were no more distinct ones; though Aben Ezra thinks these people had two names, and Jarchi interprets them of the Edomites, Moabites, and Ammonites, who shall be the inheritance of the children of Israel in future times, according to Isaiah 11:14; and so the Jerusalem Talmud (t), from whence he seems to have taken it; and some are of opinion that the Midianites are meant by the Kenites, since Jethro, Moses's father in law, who was of Midian, is called the Kenite, as was also Heber, who was of the same race, Judges 1:16; there were Kenites near to the Amalekites in the times of Balaam, and who dwelt among them in the times of Saul, Numbers 24:20; as there were also some of this name that descended from the father of the house of Rechab, or the Rechabites, who were associates and proselytes to the people of Israel, 1 Chronicles 2:55; the Kenizzites are supposed by some to be the descendants of Kenaz, a grandson of Esau, Genesis 36:11; but then they must be so called here by anticipation, since Kenaz was not now born, and rather then would have had the name of Kenazites; besides, none of the land of the children of Esau, at least of those that dwelt about Mount Seir, was to be given to the children of Israel, Deuteronomy 1:5; could indeed the Edomites or Idumeans be intended, it might be thought this had its accomplishment in the times of David, and more especially when the Idumeans became Jews, embraced their religion, and were one people with them, in the times of Hyrcanus (u): the Kadmonites, or the Orientals, were, as Bochart (w) very probably thinks, the Hivites, who inhabited the eastern part of the land of Canaan about Mount Hermon, and from thence might have their name, as they are in the Jerusalem Targum called the children of the east; and hence came the names of Cadmus and Hermione his wife, who were Hivites, and the fable of their being turned into serpents, which the word Hivites signifies.

(t) Sheviith, fol. 37. 2.((u) Joseph Antiqu. l. 13. c. 9. sect. 1.((w) Canaan, l. 1. c. 19. col. 447. 15:17-21 The smoking furnace and the burning lamp, probably represented the Israelites' severe trials and joyful deliverance, with their gracious supports in the mean time. It is probable that this furnace and lamp, which passed between the pieces, burned and consumed them, and so completed the sacrifice, and testified God's acceptance of it. So it intimates that God's covenants with man are made by sacrifice, Ps 50:5. And we may know that he accepts our sacrifices, if he kindles in our souls pious and devout affections. The bounds of the land granted are stated. Several nations, or tribes, are spoken of, that must be cast out to make room for the seed of Abram. In this chapter we perceive in Abram faith struggling against, and triumphing over, unbelief. Wonder not, believers, if you meet with seasons of darkness and distress. But it is not the will of God that you should be cast down: fear not; for all that he was to Abram he will be to you.



Jump to Previous
Kenite Kenites Ken'ites Kenizzite
Jump to Next
Kenite Kenites Ken'ites Kenizzite
Links
Genesis 15:19 NIV
Genesis 15:19 NLT
Genesis 15:19 ESV
Genesis 15:19 NASB
Genesis 15:19 KJV

Genesis 15:19 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 15:19 Chinese Bible
Genesis 15:19 French Bible
Genesis 15:19 German Bible

Alphabetical: and Kadmonite Kadmonites Kenite Kenites Kenizzite Kenizzites land of the

OT Law: Genesis 15:19 The Kenites the Kenizzites the Kadmonites (Gen. Ge Gn) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools
Genesis 15:18
Top of Page
Top of Page