Joshua 10:31
New International Version
Then Joshua and all Israel with him moved on from Libnah to Lachish; he took up positions against it and attacked it.

New Living Translation
From Libnah, Joshua and the Israelites went to Lachish and attacked it.

English Standard Version
Then Joshua and all Israel with him passed on from Libnah to Lachish and laid siege to it and fought against it.

Berean Study Bible
And Joshua and all Israel with him moved on from Libnah to Lachish. They laid siege to it and fought against it.

King James Bible
And Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, unto Lachish, and encamped against it, and fought against it:

New King James Version
Then Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, to Lachish; and they encamped against it and fought against it.

New American Standard Bible
And Joshua and all Israel with him passed on from Libnah to Lachish, and they camped by it and fought against it.

NASB 1995
And Joshua and all Israel with him passed on from Libnah to Lachish, and they camped by it and fought against it.

NASB 1977
And Joshua and all Israel with him passed on from Libnah to Lachish, and they camped by it and fought against it.

Amplified Bible
And Joshua and all Israel with him moved on from Libnah to Lachish, and they camped by it and fought against it.

Christian Standard Bible
From Libnah, Joshua and all Israel with him crossed to Lachish. They laid siege to it and attacked it.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
From Libnah, Joshua and all Israel with him crossed to Lachish. They laid siege to it and attacked it.

American Standard Version
And Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, unto Lachish, and encamped against it, and fought against it:

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Yeshua passed by and all Israel with him from Lebna to Lakish, and he encamped against it and he made war with it

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Joshua and all Israel with him departed from Lebna to Lachis, and he encamped about it, and besieged it.

Contemporary English Version
Joshua then led his army to Lachish, and they set up camp around the town. They attacked,

Douay-Rheims Bible
From Lebna he passed unto Lachis, with all Israel: and investing it with his army, besieged it.

English Revised Version
And Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, unto Lachish, and encamped against it, and fought against it:

Good News Translation
After this, Joshua and his army went on from Libnah to Lachish, surrounded it and attacked it.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Joshua and all Israel marched from Libnah to Lachish, camped there, and attacked it.

International Standard Version
Then Joshua and all of Israel passed from Libnah to Lachish, camped near it, and attacked it.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, unto Lachish, and encamped against it, and fought against it.

Literal Standard Version
And Joshua passes over, and all Israel with him, from Libnah to Lachish, and encamps against it, and fights against it.

NET Bible
Joshua and all Israel marched from Libnah to Lachish. He deployed his troops and fought against it.

New Heart English Bible
Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, to Lachish, and camped against it, and fought against it.

World English Bible
Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, to Lachish, and encamped against it, and fought against it.

Young's Literal Translation
And Joshua passeth over, and all Israel with him, from Libnah to Lachish, and encampeth against it, and fighteth against it;

Additional Translations ...
Context
Conquest of the Southern Cities
30And the LORD also delivered that city and its king into the hand of Israel, and Joshua put all the people to the sword, leaving no survivors. And he did to the king of Libnah as he had done to the king of Jericho. 31And Joshua and all Israel with him moved on from Libnah to Lachish. They laid siege to it and fought against it. 32And the LORD delivered Lachish into the hand of Israel, and Joshua captured it on the second day. He put all the people to the sword, just as he had done to Libnah.…

Cross References
Joshua 10:30
And the LORD also delivered that city and its king into the hand of Israel, and Joshua put all the people to the sword, leaving no survivors. And he did to the king of Libnah as he had done to the king of Jericho.

Joshua 10:32
And the LORD delivered Lachish into the hand of Israel, and Joshua captured it on the second day. He put all the people to the sword, just as he had done to Libnah.

2 Kings 14:19
And conspirators plotted against Amaziah in Jerusalem, and he fled to Lachish. But men were sent after him to Lachish, and they killed him there.

Isaiah 37:8
When the Rabshakeh heard that the king of Assyria had left Lachish, he withdrew and found the king fighting against Libnah.


Treasury of Scripture

And Joshua passed from Libnah, and all Israel with him, to Lachish, and encamped against it, and fought against it:

Joshua 10:3,5
Wherefore Adonizedek king of Jerusalem sent unto Hoham king of Hebron, and unto Piram king of Jarmuth, and unto Japhia king of Lachish, and unto Debir king of Eglon, saying, …

Joshua 12:11
The king of Jarmuth, one; the king of Lachish, one;

Joshua 15:39
Lachish, and Bozkath, and Eglon,









(31) Lachish has been variously identified, (1) as Um-Lakis; (2) Zukkanjek; (3) Tell-el-Hesy, near Eglon. It cannot have been far from this latter place.

Verse 31. - And Joshua passed. No indication of time is given in the rest of this chapter. The campaign was probably an affair of some weeks, though none of the cities could have made a prolonged resistance.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And Joshua
יְ֠הוֹשֻׁעַ (yə·hō·wō·šu·a‘)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3091: Joshua -- 'the LORD is salvation', Moses' successor, also the name of a number of Israelites

and all
וְכָל־ (wə·ḵāl)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

Israel
יִשְׂרָאֵ֥ל (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

with him
עִמּ֛וֹ (‘im·mōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5973: With, equally with

moved on
וַיַּעֲבֹ֣ר (way·ya·‘ă·ḇōr)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5674: To pass over, through, or by, pass on

from Libnah
מִלִּבְנָ֖ה (mil·liḇ·nāh)
Preposition-m | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 3841: Libnah -- a city in soutwest Judah, also a place in the wilderness

to Lachish.
לָכִ֑ישָׁה (lā·ḵî·šāh)
Noun - proper - feminine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 3923: Lachish -- a Canaanite city Southwest of Jerusalem

They laid siege
וַיִּ֣חַן (way·yi·ḥan)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2583: To incline, to decline, to pitch a, tent, gen, to encamp

to it
עָלֶ֔יהָ (‘ā·le·hā)
Preposition | third person feminine singular
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

and fought
וַיִּלָּ֖חֶם (way·yil·lā·ḥem)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Nifal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3898: To feed on, to consume, to battle

against it.
בָּֽהּ׃ (bāh)
Preposition | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew


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