Numbers 32:40
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New International Version
So Moses gave Gilead to the Makirites, the descendants of Manasseh, and they settled there.

New Living Translation
So Moses gave Gilead to the Makirites, descendants of Manasseh, and they settled there.

English Standard Version
And Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh, and he settled in it.

Berean Study Bible
So Moses gave Gilead to the clan of Machir son of Manasseh, and they settled there.

New American Standard Bible
So Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh, and he lived in it.

King James Bible
And Moses gave Gilead unto Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt therein.

Christian Standard Bible
So Moses gave Gilead to the clan of Machir son of Manasseh, and they settled in it.

Contemporary English Version
So Moses gave the Machirites the region of Gilead, and they settled there.

Good News Translation
So Moses gave Gilead to the clan of Machir, and they lived there.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So Moses gave Gilead to the clan of Machir son of Manasseh, and they settled in it.

International Standard Version
That's why Moses gave Gilead to Manasseh's son Machir, who lived there at the time.

NET Bible
So Moses gave Gilead to Machir, son of Manasseh, and he lived there.

New Heart English Bible
Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh; and he lived in it.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So Moses gave Gilead to the people of Machir (the descendants of Manasseh), and they lived there.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Moses gave Gilead unto Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt therein.

New American Standard 1977
So Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh, and he lived in it.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And Moses gave Gilead unto Machir, the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt therein.

King James 2000 Bible
And Moses gave Gilead unto Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt therein.

American King James Version
And Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelled therein.

American Standard Version
And Moses gave Gilead unto Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt therein.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Moses gave the land of Galaad to Machir the son of Manasses, and he dwelt in it.

Darby Bible Translation
And Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt therein.

English Revised Version
And Moses gave Gilead unto Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt therein.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelt in it.

World English Bible
Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh; and he lived therein.

Young's Literal Translation
and Moses giveth Gilead to Machir son of Manasseh, and he dwelleth in it.
Study Bible
The Tribes East of the Jordan
39The descendants of Machir son of Manasseh went to Gilead, captured it, and drove out the Amorites who were there. 40So Moses gave Gilead to the clan of Machir son of Manasseh, and they settled there. 41Jair, a descendant of Manasseh, went and captured their villages and called them Havvoth-jair.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 3:12
So at that time we took possession of this land. To the Reubenites and Gadites I gave the land beyond Aroer along the Arnon Valley, and half the hill country of Gilead, along with its cities.

Deuteronomy 3:13
To the half-tribe of Manasseh I gave the rest of Gilead and all of Bashan, the kingdom of Og. (The entire region of Argob, the whole territory of Bashan, used to be called the land of the Rephaim.)

Deuteronomy 3:15
To Machir I gave Gilead,

Joshua 17:1
Now this was the allotment for the tribe of Manasseh as Joseph's firstborn son, namely for Machir the firstborn of Manasseh and father of the Gileadites, who had received Gilead and Bashan because Machir was a man of war.

Treasury of Scripture

And Moses gave Gilead to Machir the son of Manasseh; and he dwelled therein.

Deuteronomy 3:13-15 And the rest of Gilead, and all Bashan, being the kingdom of Og, …

Joshua 13:29-31 And Moses gave inheritance to the half tribe of Manasseh…

Joshua 17:1 There was also a lot for the tribe of Manasseh; for he was the firstborn …

Verse 40. - And he dwelt therein. This expression does not necessarily look beyond the lifetime of Moses, although it would be more naturally taken as doing so. In chapter Numbers 20:1 יֵֶּשב is used of the "abiding" of Israel at Kadesh. And Moses gave Gilead unto Machir the son of Manasseh,.... That is, to the children of Machir, who went and took it; though some say, as Aben Ezra observes, that Machir himself was now alive, and that it was given to him, but that is not probable; for, supposing him to be living when the children of Israel came out of Egypt, all that came from thence, who were twenty years old and upwards, died in the wilderness, excepting two, see Numbers 32:11,

and he dwelt therein; that is, the family of the Macharite; see Numbers 26:29. 32:28-42 Concerning the settlement of these tribes, observe, that they built the cities, that is, repaired them. They changed the names of them; probably they were idolatrous, therefore they should be forgotten. A spirit of selfishness, of seeking our own, not the things of Christ, when each one ought to assist others, is as dangerous as it is common. It is impossible to be sincere in the faith, sensible of the goodness of God, constrained by the love of Christ, sanctified by the power of the Holy Ghost, and yet be indifferent to the progress of religion, and the spiritual success of others, through love of ease, or fear of conflict. Let then your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
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