1 Chronicles 6:66
New International Version
Some of the Kohathite clans were given as their territory towns from the tribe of Ephraim.

New Living Translation
The descendants of Kohath were given the following towns from the territory of Ephraim, each with its pasturelands:

English Standard Version
And some of the clans of the sons of Kohath had cities of their territory out of the tribe of Ephraim.

Berean Study Bible
And some of the clans of the Kohathites were given cities from the tribe of Ephraim for their territory:

King James Bible
And the residue of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their coasts out of the tribe of Ephraim.

New King James Version
Now some of the families of the sons of Kohath were given cities as their territory from the tribe of Ephraim.

New American Standard Bible
Now some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their territory from the tribe of Ephraim.

NASB 1995
Now some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their territory from the tribe of Ephraim.

NASB 1977
Now some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their territory from the tribe of Ephraim.

Amplified Bible
Some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their [allotted] territory from the tribe of Ephraim.

Christian Standard Bible
Some of the families of the Kohathites were given towns from the tribe of Ephraim for their territory:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Some of the families of the Kohathites were given towns from the tribe of Ephraim for their territory:

American Standard Version
And some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their borders out of the tribe of Ephraim.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the cities and their borders were from the tribe of the house of Aphreim.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And to the members of the families of the sons of Caath there were also given the cities of their borders out of the tribe of Ephraim.

Contemporary English Version
Some of the families of the Kohath clan received their towns from the tribe of Ephraim.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And to them that were of the kindred of the sons of Caath, and the cities in their borders were of the tribe of Ephraim.

English Revised Version
And some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their borders out of the tribe of Ephraim.

Good News Translation
Some of the families of the clan of Kohath were assigned towns and pasture lands in the territory of Ephraim:

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Some of the families of Kohath's descendants had cities chosen by lot from the tribe of Ephraim.

International Standard Version
A few of the families of Kohath's descendants had towns of their territory allotted from the tribe of Ephraim.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their borders out of the tribe of Ephraim.

Literal Standard Version
and some of the families of the sons of Kohath have cities of their border from the tribe of Ephraim;

NET Bible
The clans of Kohath's descendants also received territory within the tribe of Ephraim.

New Heart English Bible
Some of the families of the sons of Kohath, of the Levites, even the rest of the descendants of Kohath, had cities of their borders out of the tribe of Ephraim.

World English Bible
Some of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their borders out of the tribe of Ephraim.

Young's Literal Translation
and some of the families of the sons of Kohath have cities of their border from the tribe of Ephraim;

Additional Translations ...
Context
Territories for the Levites
65They assigned by lot the cities named above from the tribes of Judah, Simeon, and Benjamin. 66And some of the clans of the Kohathites were given cities from the tribe of Ephraim for their territory: 67They were given Shechem (a city of refuge) with its pasturelands in the hill country of Ephraim, and Gezer,…

Cross References
Joshua 21:20
The remaining Kohathite clans of the Levites were allotted these cities: From the tribe of Ephraim

1 Chronicles 6:61
To the rest of the Kohathites, ten cities were allotted from the half-tribe of Manasseh.

1 Chronicles 6:67
They were given Shechem (a city of refuge) with its pasturelands in the hill country of Ephraim, and Gezer,


Treasury of Scripture

And the residue of the families of the sons of Kohath had cities of their coasts out of the tribe of Ephraim.

the residue.

1 Chronicles 6:61
And unto the sons of Kohath, which were left of the family of that tribe, were cities given out of the half tribe, namely, out of the half tribe of Manasseh, by lot, ten cities.

Joshua 21:20-26
And the families of the children of Kohath, the Levites which remained of the children of Kohath, even they had the cities of their lot out of the tribe of Ephraim…









(66) And the residue of the families.--The Hebrew text can hardly mean this; and Joshua 21:20 shows that it is incorrect. The original text must have been, "And to the families of the sons of Kohath:--and the cities of their border were of the tribe of Ephraim." The construction breaks off, and a new start is made by the words "and the cities," &c. The verse is abridged as compared with Joshua, 50100



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And some of the clans
וּמִֽמִּשְׁפְּח֖וֹת (ū·mim·miš·pə·ḥō·wṯ)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-m | Noun - feminine plural construct
Strong's 4940: A family, circle of relatives, a class, a species, sort, a tribe, people

of the Kohathites
בְּנֵ֣י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

were given cities
עָרֵ֣י (‘ā·rê)
Noun - feminine plural construct
Strong's 5892: Excitement

from the tribe
מִמַּטֵּ֖ה (mim·maṭ·ṭêh)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4294: A staff, rod, shaft, branch, a tribe

of Ephraim
אֶפְרָֽיִם׃ (’ep̄·rā·yim)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 669: Ephraim -- a son of Joseph, also his descendants and their territory

for their territory:
גְבוּלָ֔ם (ḡə·ḇū·lām)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 1366: A cord, a boundary, the territory inclosed


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