Numbers 31:14
New International Version
Moses was angry with the officers of the army--the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds--who returned from the battle.

New Living Translation
But Moses was furious with all the generals and captains who had returned from the battle.

English Standard Version
And Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the commanders of thousands and the commanders of hundreds, who had come from service in the war.

Berean Study Bible
But Moses was angry with the officers of the army—the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds—who were returning from the battle.

King James Bible
And Moses was wroth with the officers of the host, with the captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, which came from the battle.

New King James Version
But Moses was angry with the officers of the army, with the captains over thousands and captains over hundreds, who had come from the battle.

New American Standard Bible
But Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the commanders of thousands and the commanders of hundreds, who had come from service in the war.

NASB 1995
Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the captains of thousands and the captains of hundreds, who had come from service in the war.

NASB 1977
And Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the captains of thousands and the captains of hundreds, who had come from service in the war.

Amplified Bible
But Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the commanders of thousands and of hundreds, who served in the war.

Christian Standard Bible
But Moses became furious with the officers, the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds, who were returning from the military campaign.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But Moses became furious with the officers, the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds, who were returning from the military campaign. "

American Standard Version
And Moses was wroth with the officers of the host, the captains of thousands and the captains of hundreds, who came from the service of the war.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Moshe was angry against the Commanders of the army, the Leaders of thousands and Captains of hundreds who came from the army of war.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Moses was angry with the captains of the host, the heads of thousands and the heads of hundreds who came from the battle-array.

Contemporary English Version
Moses became angry with the army commanders

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Moses being angry with the chief officers of the army, the tribunes, and the centurions that were come from the battle,

English Revised Version
And Moses was wroth with the officers of the host, the captains of thousands and the captains of hundreds, which came from the service of the war.

Good News Translation
Moses became angry with the officers, the commanders of battalions and companies, who had returned from the war.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the commanders of the companies and battalions, who were returning from battle.

International Standard Version
But Moses became livid with anger at the officers of the army, the captains of thousands, and the captains of hundreds who had returned from servicing in the battle.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Moses was wroth with the officers of the host, the captains of thousands and the captains of hundreds, who came from the service of the war.

Literal Standard Version
and Moses is angry against the inspectors of the force, chiefs of the thousands, and chiefs of the hundreds, who are coming in from the warfare of battle.

NET Bible
But Moses was furious with the officers of the army, the commanders over thousands and commanders over hundreds, who had come from service in the war.

New Heart English Bible
Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the captains of thousands and the captains of hundreds, who came from the service of the war.

World English Bible
Moses was angry with the officers of the army, the captains of thousands and the captains of hundreds, who came from the service of the war.

Young's Literal Translation
and Moses is wroth against the inspectors of the force, chiefs of the thousands, and chiefs of the hundreds, who are coming in from the host of the battle.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Vengeance on Midian
13And Moses, Eleazar the priest, and all the leaders of the congregation went to meet them outside the camp. 14But Moses was angry with the officers of the army— the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds— who were returning from the battle. 15“Have you spared all the women?” he asked them.…

Cross References
Numbers 31:13
And Moses, Eleazar the priest, and all the leaders of the congregation went to meet them outside the camp.

Numbers 31:15
"Have you spared all the women?" he asked them.

1 Samuel 8:12
He will appoint some for himself as commanders of thousands and of fifties, and others to plow his ground, to reap his harvest, to make his weapons of war, and to equip his chariots.

2 Samuel 18:1
Then David reviewed his troops and appointed over them commanders of hundreds and of thousands.


Treasury of Scripture

And Moses was wroth with the officers of the host, with the captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, which came from the battle.

wroth

Numbers 12:3
(Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men which were upon the face of the earth.)

Exodus 32:19,22
And it came to pass, as soon as he came nigh unto the camp, that he saw the calf, and the dancing: and Moses' anger waxed hot, and he cast the tables out of his hands, and brake them beneath the mount…

Leviticus 10:16
And Moses diligently sought the goat of the sin offering, and, behold, it was burnt: and he was angry with Eleazar and Ithamar, the sons of Aaron which were left alive, saying,

battle.









Verse 14. - Officers of the host. Literally, "inspectors." Septuagint, τοῖς ἐπισκόποις τῆς δυνάμεως

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
But Moses
מֹשֶׁ֔ה (mō·šeh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 4872: Moses -- a great Israelite leader, prophet and lawgiver

was angry
וַיִּקְצֹ֣ף (way·yiq·ṣōp̄)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 7107: To crack off, burst out in rage

with
עַ֖ל (‘al)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

the officers
פְּקוּדֵ֣י (pə·qū·ḏê)
Verb - Qal - QalPassParticiple - masculine plural construct
Strong's 6485: To visit, to oversee, muster, charge, care for, miss, deposit

of the army—
הֶחָ֑יִל (he·ḥā·yil)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2428: A force, an army, wealth, virtue, valor, strength

the commanders
שָׂרֵ֤י (śā·rê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 8269: Chieftain, chief, ruler, official, captain, prince

of thousands
הָאֲלָפִים֙ (hā·’ă·lā·p̄îm)
Article | Number - masculine plural
Strong's 505: A thousand

and commanders
וְשָׂרֵ֣י (wə·śā·rê)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 8269: Chieftain, chief, ruler, official, captain, prince

of hundreds—
הַמֵּא֔וֹת (ham·mê·’ō·wṯ)
Article | Number - feminine plural
Strong's 3967: A hundred

who were returning
הַבָּאִ֖ים (hab·bā·’îm)
Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's 935: To come in, come, go in, go

from
מִצְּבָ֥א (miṣ·ṣə·ḇā)
Preposition-m | Noun - common singular construct
Strong's 6635: A mass of persons, reg, organized for, war, a campaign

the battle.
הַמִּלְחָמָֽה׃ (ham·mil·ḥā·māh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 4421: A battle, war


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