1 Chronicles 5:22
New International Version
and many others fell slain, because the battle was God’s. And they occupied the land until the exile.

New Living Translation
Many of the Hagrites were killed in the battle because God was fighting against them. The people of Reuben, Gad, and Manasseh lived in their land until they were taken into exile.

English Standard Version
For many fell, because the war was of God. And they lived in their place until the exile.

Berean Study Bible
and many others fell slain, because the battle belonged to God. And they occupied the land until the exile.

King James Bible
For there fell down many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their steads until the captivity.

New King James Version
for many fell dead, because the war was God’s. And they dwelt in their place until the captivity.

New American Standard Bible
For many fell mortally wounded, because the war was of God. And they settled in their place until the exile.

NASB 1995
For many fell slain, because the war was of God. And they settled in their place until the exile.

NASB 1977
For many fell slain, because the war was of God. And they settled in their place until the exile.

Amplified Bible
For a great number fell mortally wounded, because the battle was of God. And these Israelites settled in their territory until the exile [by Assyria more than five centuries later].

Christian Standard Bible
Many of the Hagrites were killed because it was God’s battle. And they lived there in the Hagrites’ place until the exile.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Many of the Hagrites were killed because it was God’s battle. And they lived there in the Hagrites’ place until the exile.

American Standard Version
For there fell many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their stead until the captivity.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because many fell slain from their tents in battle, and they remained in their places by their tents.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
For many fell slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their place until the captivity.

Contemporary English Version
Many of the Hagrites died in battle, because God was fighting this battle against them. The tribes of Reuben, Gad, and East Manasseh lived in that territory until they were taken as prisoners to Assyria.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And many fell down slain : for it was the battle of the Lord. And they dwelt in their stead till the captivity.

English Revised Version
For there fell many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their stead until the captivity.

Good News Translation
They killed many of the enemy, because the war was God's will. And they went on living in that territory until the exile.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Many were killed in battle because this was God's war. Reuben, Gad, and half of the tribe of Manasseh lived in the Hagrites' land until the Assyrians captured them.

International Standard Version
Many fell slain, because the battle's outcome was directed by God. They lived in their territory until the exile.

JPS Tanakh 1917
For there fell many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelt in their stead until the captivity.

Literal Standard Version
for many have fallen pierced, for the battle [is] of God; and they dwell in their stead until the expulsion.

NET Bible
Because God fought for them, they killed many of the enemy. They dispossessed the Hagrites and lived in their land until the exile.

New Heart English Bible
For there fell many slain, because the war was of God. They lived in their place until the captivity.

World English Bible
For there fell many slain, because the war was of God. They lived in their place until the captivity.

Young's Literal Translation
for many have fallen pierced, for of God is the battle; and they dwell in their stead till the removal.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Descendants of Gad
21They seized the livestock of the Hagrites—50,000 camels, 250,000 sheep, and 2,000 donkeys. They also took 100,000 captives, 22and many others fell slain, because the battle belonged to God. And they occupied the land until the exile.

Cross References
Romans 8:31
What then shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?

Joshua 23:10
One of you can put a thousand to flight, because the LORD your God fights for you, just as He promised.

2 Kings 15:29
In the days of Pekah king of Israel, Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria came and captured Ijon, Abel-beth-maacah, Janoah, Kedesh, Hazor, Gilead, and Galilee, including all the land of Naphtali, and he took the people as captives to Assyria.

2 Kings 17:6
In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria captured Samaria and carried away the Israelites to Assyria, where he settled them in Halah, in Gozan by the Habor River, and in the cities of the Medes.

1 Chronicles 4:41
These who were noted by name came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah. They attacked the Hamites and Meunites there in their dwellings, devoting them to destruction even to this day. Then they settled in their place, because there was pasture for their flocks.

1 Chronicles 5:21
They seized the livestock of the Hagrites--50,000 camels, 250,000 sheep, and 2,000 donkeys. They also took 100,000 captives,

2 Chronicles 32:8
With him is only the arm of flesh, but with us is the LORD our God to help us and to fight our battles." So the people were strengthened by the words of Hezekiah king of Judah.


Treasury of Scripture

For there fell down many slain, because the war was of God. And they dwelled in their steads until the captivity.

the war was of God.

Exodus 14:14
The LORD shall fight for you, and ye shall hold your peace.

Joshua 23:10
One man of you shall chase a thousand: for the LORD your God, he it is that fighteth for you, as he hath promised you.

Judges 3:2
Only that the generations of the children of Israel might know, to teach them war, at the least such as before knew nothing thereof;

they dwelt.

Numbers 32:33
And Moses gave unto them, even to the children of Gad, and to the children of Reuben, and unto half the tribe of Manasseh the son of Joseph, the kingdom of Sihon king of the Amorites, and the kingdom of Og king of Bashan, the land, with the cities thereof in the coasts, even the cities of the country round about.

steads.

1 Chronicles 4:41
And these written by name came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah, and smote their tents, and the habitations that were found there, and destroyed them utterly unto this day, and dwelt in their rooms: because there was pasture there for their flocks.

until the captivity.

1 Chronicles 5:6,26
Beerah his son, whom Tilgathpilneser king of Assyria carried away captive: he was prince of the Reubenites…

2 Kings 15:29
In the days of Pekah king of Israel came Tiglathpileser king of Assyria, and took Ijon, and Abelbethmaachah, and Janoah, and Kedesh, and Hazor, and Gilead, and Galilee, all the land of Naphtali, and carried them captive to Assyria.

2 Kings 17:6
In the ninth year of Hoshea the king of Assyria took Samaria, and carried Israel away into Assyria, and placed them in Halah and in Habor by the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
and
כִּֽי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

many others
רַבִּים֙ (rab·bîm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's 7227: Much, many, great

fell
נָפָ֔לוּ (nā·p̄ā·lū)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 5307: To fall, lie

slain,
חֲלָלִ֤ים (ḥă·lā·lîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 2491: Pierced, polluted

because
כִּ֥י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

the battle
הַמִּלְחָמָ֑ה (ham·mil·ḥā·māh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 4421: A battle, war

belonged to God.
מֵהָאֱלֹהִ֖ים (mê·hā·’ĕ·lō·hîm)
Preposition-m, Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

And they occupied
וַיֵּשְׁב֥וּ (way·yê·šə·ḇū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 3427: To sit down, to dwell, to remain, to settle, to marry

the land
תַחְתֵּיהֶ֖ם (ṯaḥ·tê·hem)
Preposition | third person masculine plural
Strong's 8478: The bottom, below, in lieu of

until
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

the exile.
הַגֹּלָֽה׃ (hag·gō·lāh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 1473: Exile, exiles


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