Numbers 1:21
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New International Version
The number from the tribe of Reuben was 46,500.

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English Standard Version
those listed of the tribe of Reuben were 46,500.

New American Standard Bible
their numbered men of the tribe of Reuben were 46,500.

King James Bible
Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
those registered for the tribe of Reuben numbered 46,500.

International Standard Version
Those registered with the tribe of Reuben numbered 46,500.

NET Bible
Those of them who were numbered from the tribe of Reuben were 46,500.

New Heart English Bible
those who were numbered of them, of the tribe of Reuben, were forty-six thousand five hundred.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The total for the tribe of Reuben was 46,500.

JPS Tanakh 1917
those that were numbered of them, of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

New American Standard 1977
their numbered men, of the tribe of Reuben, were 46,500.

Jubilee Bible 2000
those that were numbered of them, of the tribe of Reuben, were forty-six thousand five hundred.

King James 2000 Bible
Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

American King James Version
Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

American Standard Version
those that were numbered of them, of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Were forty-six thousand five hundred.

Darby Bible Translation
those that were numbered of them, of the tribe of Reuben, were forty-six thousand five hundred.

English Revised Version
those that were numbered of them, of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

Webster's Bible Translation
Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

World English Bible
those who were numbered of them, of the tribe of Reuben, were forty-six thousand five hundred.

Young's Literal Translation
their numbered ones, for the tribe of Reuben, are six and forty thousand and five hundred.
Study Bible
The Number of Every Tribe
20Now the sons of Reuben, Israel's firstborn, their genealogical registration by their families, by their fathers' households, according to the number of names, head by head, every male from twenty years old and upward, whoever was able to go out to war, 21their numbered men of the tribe of Reuben were 46,500 22Of the sons of Simeon, their genealogical registration by their families, by their fathers' households, their numbered men, according to the number of names, head by head, every male from twenty years old and upward, whoever was able to go out to war,…
Cross References
Numbers 1:20
Now the sons of Reuben, Israel's firstborn, their genealogical registration by their families, by their fathers' households, according to the number of names, head by head, every male from twenty years old and upward, whoever was able to go out to war,

Numbers 1:22
Of the sons of Simeon, their genealogical registration by their families, by their fathers' households, their numbered men, according to the number of names, head by head, every male from twenty years old and upward, whoever was able to go out to war,

Numbers 26:7
These are the families of the Reubenites, and those who were numbered of them were 43,730.
Treasury of Scripture

Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

That a comparative view may be easily taken of the state of the tribes, we will here produce them, compared with that of the second census, (ch

Numbers 1:26 Of the children of Judah, by their generations, after their families, …

Thus we find Judah the most populous tribe, and Manasseh the least so; the difference between them being as great as

Numbers 2:10,11 On the south side shall be the standard of the camp of Reuben according …

Numbers 26:7 These are the families of the Reubenites: and they that were numbered …

Verse 21. - Forty and six thousand and five hundred. All the numbers (save of Gad only) are in unbroken hundreds. It might have been so arranged by miracle; but such an overruling would have no assignable object, and therefore it is far better to fall back on the obvious and natural explanation that the totals were approximate. If they were simply the poll-tax figures unaltered, it would be natural to suppose that the offerings were made up in fifty-shekel lots, and the offerers divided as nearly as possible into hundreds. For military purposes a certain number of supernumeraries would be convenient. In the one excepted case of Gad a half-hundred appears for some unexplained cause, Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred. 46,500 men. See Gill on Numbers 1:20. 1:1-43 The people were numbered to show God's faithfulness in thus increasing the seed of Jacob, that they might be the better trained for the wars and conquest of Canaan, and to ascertain their families in order to the division of the land. It is said of each tribe, that those were numbered who were able to go forth to war; they had wars before them, though now they met with no opposition. Let the believer be prepared to withstand the enemies of his soul, though all may appear to be peace.
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