Judges 1:20
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New International Version
As Moses had promised, Hebron was given to Caleb, who drove from it the three sons of Anak.

New Living Translation
The town of Hebron was given to Caleb as Moses had promised. And Caleb drove out the people living there, who were descendants of the three sons of Anak.

English Standard Version
And Hebron was given to Caleb, as Moses had said. And he drove out from it the three sons of Anak.

New American Standard Bible
Then they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had promised; and he drove out from there the three sons of Anak.

King James Bible
And they gave Hebron unto Caleb, as Moses said: and he expelled thence the three sons of Anak.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Judah gave Hebron to Caleb, just as Moses had promised. Then Caleb drove out the three sons of Anak who lived there.

International Standard Version
They gave Hebron to Caleb, just as Moses had promised, and he drove out the three sons of Anak from there.

NET Bible
Caleb received Hebron, just as Moses had promised. He drove out the three Anakites.

New Heart English Bible
They gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had spoken; and he drove out from there the three sons of Anak.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
As Moses had promised, Hebron was given to Caleb, who forced out the three sons of Anak.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And they gave Hebron unto Caleb, as Moses had spoken; and he drove out thence the three sons of Anak.

New American Standard 1977
Then they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had promised; and he drove out from there the three sons of Anak.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And they gave Hebron unto Caleb as Moses had said, and he expelled from there the three sons of Anak.

King James 2000 Bible
And they gave Hebron unto Caleb, as Moses said: and he expelled from there the three sons of Anak.

American King James Version
And they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses said: and he expelled there the three sons of Anak.

American Standard Version
And they gave Hebron unto Caleb, as Moses had spoken: and he drove out thence the three sons of Anak.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had said, who destroyed out of it the three sons of Enac.

Darby Bible Translation
And they gave to Caleb Hebron, as Moses had said; and he dispossessed from thence the three sons of Anak.

English Revised Version
And they gave Hebron unto Caleb, as Moses had spoken: and he drave out thence the three sons of Anak.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses said: and he expelled thence the three sons of Anak.

World English Bible
They gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had spoken: and he drove out there the three sons of Anak.

Young's Literal Translation
And they give to Caleb Hebron, as Moses hath spoken, and he dispossesseth thence the three sons of Anak.
Study Bible
Additional Cities Captured
19Now the LORD was with Judah, and they took possession of the hill country; but they could not drive out the inhabitants of the valley because they had iron chariots. 20Then they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had promised; and he drove out from there the three sons of Anak. 21But the sons of Benjamin did not drive out the Jebusites who lived in Jerusalem; so the Jebusites have lived with the sons of Benjamin in Jerusalem to this day.…
Cross References
Joshua 10:36
Then Joshua and all Israel with him went up from Eglon to Hebron, and they fought against it.

Joshua 14:9
"So Moses swore on that day, saying, 'Surely the land on which your foot has trodden will be an inheritance to you and to your children forever, because you have followed the LORD my God fully.'

Joshua 14:13
So Joshua blessed him and gave Hebron to Caleb the son of Jephunneh for an inheritance.

Joshua 15:14
Caleb drove out from there the three sons of Anak: Sheshai and Ahiman and Talmai, the children of Anak.

Judges 1:10
So Judah went against the Canaanites who lived in Hebron (now the name of Hebron formerly was Kiriath-arba); and they struck Sheshai and Ahiman and Talmai.
Treasury of Scripture

And they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses said: and he expelled there the three sons of Anak.

they gave

Numbers 14:24 But my servant Caleb, because he had another spirit with him, and …

Deuteronomy 1:36 Save Caleb the son of Jephunneh; he shall see it, and to him will …

Joshua 14:9-14 And Moses swore on that day, saying, Surely the land where on your …

Joshua 15:13,14 And to Caleb the son of Jephunneh he gave a part among the children …

Joshua 21:11,12 And they gave them the city of Arba the father of Anak, which city …

the three sons

Numbers 1:10 Of the children of Joseph: of Ephraim; Elishama the son of Ammihud: …

Numbers 13:22 And they ascended by the south, and came to Hebron; where Ahiman, …

(20) Hebron.--See Joshua 14:12-15; Joshua 15:13-14.

As Moses said.--Numbers 14:21.

It is remarkable that after this time Judah is only mentioned in Judges 10:9; Judges 15:10; Judges 20:18. The tribe produced no judge, with the possible exception of Ibzan (see Judges 12:8), nor is it mentioned in the song of Deborah. Perhaps we may see a reason for this in the strength which had won for Judah so secure a position. On the other hand, their conduct towards Samson was of the most abject kind (Judges 15:13). "As the nation gained in settled position and command of the soil it lost in unity and strength of external action. Each tribe looked out for itself" (Ewald, ii. 264).

Verse 20. - They gave Hebron, etc. Caleb, the son of Jephunneh, the Kenezite, an Edomitish tribe, was one of the spies sent up to spy the land, and in doing so he came to Hebron, and there saw the giants, the sons of Anak (Numbers 13:22). When all the spies brought up an evil report of the land, and by doing so raised a rebellion against Moses and Aaron, Caleb the Kenezite, alone with Joshua, stood firm, and, as a reward of his faithfulness, received the promise that he and his seed should possess the land on which his feet had trodden. Accordingly Hebron became the inheritance of Caleb the Kenezite (see Numbers 13, 14; Deuteronomy 1:36; Joshua 14:6-15; Joshua 15:13, 14).

CHAPTER 1:21-36 And they gave Hebron unto Caleb, as Moses said,.... Which was done in the times of Joshua, both by him and all the people, according to the order of Moses. This is to be understood not of the city which was given to the Levites, but of the fields and parts adjacent, Joshua 14:13,

and he expelled thence the three sons of Anak: whose names are given Judges 1:10; this shows that this refers to the same expedition as in Joshua 15:14; and is expressed in the same manner. 1:9-20 The Canaanites had iron chariots; but Israel had God on their side, whose chariots are thousands of angels, Ps 68:17. Yet they suffered their fears to prevail against their faith. About Caleb we read in Jos 15:16-19. The Kenites had settled in the land. Israel let them fix where they pleased, being a quiet, contented people. They that molested none, were molested by none. Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
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