Joshua 19:26
New International Version
Allammelek, Amad and Mishal. On the west the boundary touched Carmel and Shihor Libnath.

New Living Translation
Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal. The boundary on the west touched Carmel and Shihor-libnath,

English Standard Version
Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal. On the west it touches Carmel and Shihor-libnath,

Berean Study Bible
Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal. On the west the border touched Carmel and Shihor-libnath,

New American Standard Bible
and Allammelech and Amad and Mishal; and it reached to Carmel on the west and to Shihor-libnath.

New King James Version
Alammelech, Amad, and Mishal; it reached to Mount Carmel westward, along the Brook Shihor Libnath.

King James Bible
And Alammelech, and Amad, and Misheal; and reacheth to Carmel westward, and to Shihorlibnath;

Christian Standard Bible
Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal and reached westward to Carmel and Shihor-libnath.

Good News Translation
Allam Melech, Amad, and Mishal. On the west it touched Carmel and Shihor Libnath.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal and reached westward to Carmel and Shihor-libnath.

International Standard Version
Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal, and on the west Carmel and Shihor-libnath,

NET Bible
Alammelech, Amad, and Mishal. Their border touched Carmel to the west and Shihor Libnath.

New Heart English Bible
and Allammelech, and Amad, and Mishal) and it reached to Carmel westward, and to Shihor Libnath.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal. The border touches Carmel and Shihor Libnath in the west.

JPS Tanakh 1917
and Allam-melech, and Amad, and Mishal; and it reached to Carmel westward, and to Shihor-libnath.

New American Standard 1977
and Allammelech and Amad and Mishal; and it reached to Carmel on the west and to Shihor-libnath.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Alammelech, Amad, and Misheal, and reaches to Carmel westward and to Shihorlibnath

King James 2000 Bible
And Alammelech, and Amad, and Mishal; and reaches to Carmel westward, and to Shihorlibnath;

American King James Version
And Alammelech, and Amad, and Misheal; and reaches to Carmel westward, and to Shihorlibnath;

American Standard Version
and Allammelech, and Amad, and Mishal; and it reached to Carmel westward, and to Shihor-libnath;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and Elimelech, and Amiel, and Maasa, and the lot will border on Carmel westward, and on Sion, and Labanath.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Elmelech and Amaad and Messal: and it reacheth to Carmel by the sea and Sihor and Labanath,

Darby Bible Translation
and Allammelech, and Amead, and Mishal; and [the border] reached to Carmel westwards, and to Shihor-libnath,

English Revised Version
and Allammelech, and Amad, and Mishal; and it reached to Carmel westward, and to Shihor-libnath;

Webster's Bible Translation
And Alammelech, and Amad, and Misheal; and reacheth to Carmel westward, and to Shihor-libnath;

World English Bible
Allammelech, Amad, Mishal. It reached to Carmel westward, and to Shihorlibnath.

Young's Literal Translation
and Alammelech, and Amad, and Misheal; and it toucheth against Carmel westward, and against Shihor-Libnath;
Study Bible
Asher's Inheritance
25Their territory included Helkath, Hali, Beten, Achshaph, 26Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal. On the west the border touched Carmel and Shihor-libnath, 27then turned eastward toward Beth-dagon, touched Zebulun and the Valley of Iphtah-el, and went north to Beth-emek and Neiel, passing Cabul on the left.…
Cross References
Joshua 19:25
Their territory included Helkath, Hali, Beten, Achshaph,

Joshua 19:27
then turned eastward toward Beth-dagon, touched Zebulun and the Valley of Iphtah-el, and went north to Beth-emek and Neiel, passing Cabul on the left.

1 Kings 18:19
Now summon all Israel to meet me on Mount Carmel, along with the four hundred and fifty prophets of Baal and four hundred prophets of Asherah who eat at Jezebel's table."

Treasury of Scripture

And Alammelech, and Amad, and Misheal; and reaches to Carmel westward, and to Shihorlibnath;

Joshua 21:30
And out of the tribe of Asher, Mishal with her suburbs, Abdon with her suburbs,

1 Chronicles 6:74
And out of the tribe of Asher; Mashal with her suburbs, and Abdon with her suburbs,

Marshal

1 Samuel 15:12
And when Samuel rose early to meet Saul in the morning, it was told Samuel, saying, Saul came to Carmel, and, behold, he set him up a place, and is gone about, and passed on, and gone down to Gilgal.

1 Kings 18:20,42
So Ahab sent unto all the children of Israel, and gathered the prophets together unto mount Carmel…

Song of Solomon 7:5
Thine head upon thee is like Carmel, and the hair of thine head like purple; the king is held in the galleries.







Lexicon
Allammelech,
וְאַֽלַמֶּ֥לֶךְ (wə·’a·lam·me·leḵ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 487: Allammelech -- 'an oak of (the) king', a place in Asher

Amad,
וְעַמְעָ֖ד (wə·‘am·‘āḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6008: Amad -- a place in Asher

and Mishal.
וּמִשְׁאָ֑ל (ū·miš·’āl)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4861: Mishal -- a place in Asher

On the west
הַיָּ֔מָּה (hay·yām·māh)
Article | Noun - masculine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3220: A sea, the Mediterranean Sea, large river, an artifical basin

[the border] touched
וּפָגַ֤ע (ū·p̄ā·ḡa‘)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6293: To impinge, by accident, violence, by importunity

Carmel
בְּכַרְמֶל֙ (bə·ḵar·mel)
Preposition-b | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3760: Carmel -- a mountain promontory on the Mediterranean, also a city near Hebron

and Shihor-libnath,
לִבְנָֽת׃ (liḇ·nāṯ)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7884: Shihor-libnath -- a stream in Asher
Verse 26. - Reacheth. Literally, toucheth, i.e. skirteth, as in vers. 11 and 22. So in the next verse, with regard to Zebulun. The term appears to be the invariable one when a district, not a particular place, is spoken cf. To Carmel westward. The Carmel range appears to have been included in the tribe of Asher. For we read (Joshua 17:10, 11) that Asher met Manasseh on the north, whence we conclude that it must have cut off Issachar from the sea, and that as Dor was among the towns which Manasseh held within the territory of Issachar and Asher, it must therefore have been within the boundaries of the latter. Shihor-libnath. For Shihor see Joshua 13:3. Libnath, which signifies white or shining, has been supposed by some to mean the glassy river, from its calm, unbroken flow, though this appears improbable, since Shihor means turbid. It is far more probable that the current was rendered turbid by a quantity of chalk or limestone which it carried along in its course, and hence the name "muddy white." Keil thinks it to be the Nahr-el-Zerka, or crocodile river, of Pliny, in which Beland, Von Raumer, Knobel, and Rosenmuller agree with him. But when he proceeds to argue that this river, being blue, "might answer both to shihor, black, and libnath, white," he takes a flight in which it is impossible to follow him. Gesenius, from the glazed appearance of burnt brick or tiles (l'banah), conjectures,that it may be the Belus, or "glass river," so called, however, in ancient times because the fine sand on its banks enabled the manufacture of glass to be carried on here. But this, emptying itself into the sea near Acre, has been thought to be too far north. Vandevelde, however, one of the latest authorities, as well as Mr. Conder, is inclined to agree with Gesenius. The difficulty of this identification consists in the fact that Carmel and Dor (Joshua 17:11) are said to have been in Asher (see note on Joshua 17:10). The Nahr-el-Zerka has not been found by recent explorers to contain crocodiles, but it has been thought possible that they have hitherto eluded observation. Kenrick, however ('Phoenicia,' p. 24), thinks that as crocodilus originally meant a lizard, the lacertus Niloticus is meant, the river being, in his opinion, too shallow in summa to be the haunt of the crocodile proper (see also Tristram, 'Land of Israel.' p. 103, who believes it possible that the crocodile may be found there, though no specimen has as yet been produced). The Zerkais described in Palestine Exploration Fund Quarterly Paper, January, 1874, as "a torpid stream flowing through fetid marshes, in which reeds, canes, and the stunted papyrus grow." When it is added, "and where alone in Palestine the crocodile is found," no evidence is given in favour of the statement. It empties itself into the sea between Dor and Caesarea, a few miles north of the latter. 19:17-51 Joshua waited till all the tribes were settled, before he asked any provision for himself. He was content to be unfixed, till he saw them all placed, and herein is an example to all in public places, to prefer the common welfare before private advantage. Those who labour most to do good to others, seek an inheritance in the Canaan above: but it will be soon enough to enter thereon, when they have done all the service to their brethren of which they are capable. Nor can any thing more effectually assure them of their title to it, than endeavouring to bring others to desire, to seek, and to obtain it. Our Lord Jesus came and dwelt on earth, not in pomp but poverty, providing rest for man, yet himself not having where to lay his head; for Christ pleased not himself. Nor would he enter upon his inheritance, till by his obedience to death he secured the eternal inheritance for all his people; nor will he account his own glory completed, till every ransomed sinner is put in possession of his heavenly rest.
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