New International Version
but those who died in the plague numbered 24,000.
King James Bible
And those that died in the plague were twenty and four thousand.
Darby Bible Translation
And those that died in the plague were twenty-four thousand.
World English Bible
Those who died by the plague were twenty-four thousand.
Young's Literal Translation
and the dead by the plague are four and twenty thousand.
Numbers 25:9 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Those that died - were twenty and four thousand - St. Paul, 1 Corinthians 10:8, reckons only twenty-three thousand; though some MSS. and versions, particularly the latter Syriac and the Armenian, have twenty-four thousand, with the Hebrew text. Allowing the 24,000 to be the genuine reading, and none of the Hebrew MSS. exhibit any various reading here, the two places may be reconciled thus: 1,000 men were slain in consequence of the examination instituted Numbers 25:4, and 23,000 in consequence of the orders given Numbers 25:5; making 24,000 in the whole. St. Paul probably refers only to the latter number.
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We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did--and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died.
these men who were responsible for spreading the bad report about the land were struck down and died of a plague before the LORD.
He stood between the living and the dead, and the plague stopped.
But 14,700 people died from the plague, in addition to those who had died because of Korah.
The LORD said to Moses,
After the plague the LORD said to Moses and Eleazar son of Aaron, the priest,
"They were the ones who followed Balaam's advice and enticed the Israelites to be unfaithful to the LORD in the Peor incident, so that a plague struck the LORD's people.
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