Joshua 16:4
New International Version
So Manasseh and Ephraim, the descendants of Joseph, received their inheritance.

New Living Translation
This was the homeland allocated to the families of Joseph’s sons, Manasseh and Ephraim.

English Standard Version
The people of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, received their inheritance.

Berean Study Bible
So Ephraim and Manasseh, the sons of Joseph, received their inheritance.

King James Bible
So the children of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

New King James Version
So the children of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

New American Standard Bible
The sons of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, received their inheritance.

NASB 1995
The sons of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, received their inheritance.

NASB 1977
And the sons of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, received their inheritance.

Amplified Bible
The sons of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, received their inheritance.

Christian Standard Bible
So Ephraim and Manasseh, the sons of Joseph, received their inheritance.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So Ephraim and Manasseh, the sons of Joseph, received their inheritance.

American Standard Version
And the children of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the children of Yoseph inherited Manasheh and Aphrim

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the sons of Joseph, Ephraim and Manasse, took their inheritance.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Manasses and Ephraim the children of Joseph possessed it.

English Revised Version
And the children of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

Good News Translation
The descendants of Joseph, the tribes of Ephraim and West Manasseh, received this land as their possession.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So Joseph's sons, Manasseh and Ephraim, received this land as their inheritance.

International Standard Version
Manasseh and Ephraim, the descendants of Joseph, received their inheritance.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the children of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

Literal Standard Version
And the sons of Joseph—Manasseh and Ephraim—inherit.

NET Bible
Joseph's descendants, Manasseh and Ephraim, were assigned their land.

New Heart English Bible
The people of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

World English Bible
The children of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

Young's Literal Translation
And the sons of Joseph -- Manasseh and Ephraim -- inherit.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Ephraim's Inheritance
3Then it descended westward to the border of the Japhletites as far as the border of Lower Beth-horon and on to Gezer, and it ended at the Sea. 4So Ephraim and Manasseh, the sons of Joseph, received their inheritance. 5This was the territory of the descendants of Ephraim by their clans: The border of their inheritance went from Ataroth-addar in the east to Upper Beth-horon…

Cross References
Joshua 17:14
Then the sons of Joseph said to Joshua, "Why have you given us only one portion as an inheritance? We have many people, because the LORD has blessed us abundantly."

Joshua 16:5
This was the territory of the descendants of Ephraim by their clans: The border of their inheritance went from Ataroth-addar in the east to Upper Beth-horon


Treasury of Scripture

So the children of Joseph, Manasseh and Ephraim, took their inheritance.

Joshua 17:14
And the children of Joseph spake unto Joshua, saying, Why hast thou given me but one lot and one portion to inherit, seeing I am a great people, forasmuch as the LORD hath blessed me hitherto?











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
So Ephraim
וְאֶפְרָֽיִם׃ (wə·’ep̄·rā·yim)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 669: Ephraim -- a son of Joseph, also his descendants and their territory

and Manasseh,
מְנַשֶּׁ֥ה (mə·naš·šeh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 4519: Manasseh -- 'causing to forget', a son of Joseph, also a king of Judah, also two Israelites

the sons
בְנֵי־ (ḇə·nê-)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

of Joseph,
יוֹסֵ֖ף (yō·w·sêp̄)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3130: Joseph -- 'he increases', a son of Jacob, also the name of several Israelites

received their inheritance.
וַיִּנְחֲל֥וּ (way·yin·ḥă·lū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 5157: To inherit, to occupy, to bequeath, distribute, instate


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