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"Zebulun will live by the seashore and become a haven for ships; his border will extend toward Sidon.
King James Bible
Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea; and he shall be for an haven of ships; and his border shall be unto Zidon.
American Standard Version
Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea; And he shall be for a haven of ships; And his border shall be upon Sidon.
Young's Literal Translation
Zebulun at a haven of the seas doth dwell, And he is for a haven of ships; And his side is unto Zidon.
Genesis 49:13 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Zebulun's lot or portion in the division of the Promised Land extended from the Mediterranean Sea on the west, to the lake of Gennesareth on the east; see his division, Joshua 19:10, etc. The Targum of Jonathan ben Uzziel paraphrases the passage thus: "Zebulun shall be on the coasts of the sea, and he shall rule over the havens; he shall subdue the provinces of the sea with his, ships, and his border shall extend unto Sidon.
14. Issachar is a strong ass Couching between two burdens.
15. And he saw the resting place that it was good, And the land that it was pleasant; And he inclined his shoulder to the load, And he became a servant unto tribute.
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Genesis 49:13 Parallel CommentariesBorder Dwell Edge Extend Flank Harbour Haven Live Resting-Place Sea Seas Seashore Ships Shore Side Sidon Zebulun Zeb'ulun ZidonBorder Dwell Edge Extend Flank Harbour Haven Live Resting-Place Sea Seas Seashore Ships Shore Side Sidon Zebulun Zeb'ulun ZidonTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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Genesis 49:12 His eyes will be darker than wine, his teeth whiter than milk.
Deuteronomy 33:18 About Zebulun he said: "Rejoice, Zebulun, in your going out, and you, Issachar, in your tents.
Deuteronomy 33:19 They will summon peoples to the mountain and there offer the sacrifices of the righteous; they will feast on the abundance of the seas, on the treasures hidden in the sand."