Numbers 32:42
New International Version
And Nobah captured Kenath and its surrounding settlements and called it Nobah after himself.

New Living Translation
Meanwhile, a man named Nobah captured the town of Kenath and its surrounding villages, and he renamed that area Nobah after himself.

English Standard Version
And Nobah went and captured Kenath and its villages, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

Berean Study Bible
And Nobah went and captured Kenath and its villages and called it Nobah, after his own name.

New American Standard Bible
Nobah went and took Kenath and its villages, and called it Nobah after his own name.

King James Bible
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

Christian Standard Bible
Nobah went and captured Kenath with its surrounding villages and called it Nobah after his own name.

Contemporary English Version
Nobah captured the town of Kenath with its villages and renamed it Nobah.

Good News Translation
Nobah attacked and captured Kenath and its villages, and he renamed it Nobah, after himself.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Nobah went and captured Kenath with its villages and called it Nobah after his own name.

International Standard Version
Nobah captured Kenath and its towns and renamed it Nobah after himself.

NET Bible
Then Nobah went and captured Kenath and its villages and called it Nobah after his own name.

New Heart English Bible
Nobah went and took Kenath, and its villages, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Nobah captured Kenath and its villages. He named it Nobah after himself.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

New American Standard 1977
And Nobah went and took Kenath and its villages, and called it Nobah after his own name.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Likewise Nobah went and took Kenath and its villages and called it Nobah, after his own name.

King James 2000 Bible
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

American King James Version
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

American Standard Version
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Nabau went and took Caath and her villages, and called them Naboth after his name.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Nobe also went, and took Canath with the villages thereof: and he called it by his own name, Nobe.

Darby Bible Translation
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and its dependent villages, and called it Nobah, after his name.

English Revised Version
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Nobah went and took Kenath, and its villages, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

World English Bible
Nobah went and took Kenath, and its villages, and called it Nobah, after his own name.

Young's Literal Translation
and Nobah hath gone and captureth Kenath, and its villages, and calleth it Nobah, by his own name.
Study Bible
The Tribes East of the Jordan
41Jair, a descendant of Manasseh, went and captured their villages and called them Havvoth-jair. 42And Nobah went and captured Kenath and its villages and called it Nobah, after his own name.
Cross References
2 Samuel 18:18
During his lifetime, Absalom had set up for himself a pillar in the King's Valley, for he had said, "I have no son to preserve the memory of my name." So he gave the pillar his name, and to this day it is called Absalom's Monument.

Psalm 49:11
Their graves are their eternal homes--their dwellings for endless generations--even though their lands were their namesakes.

Treasury of Scripture

And Nobah went and took Kenath, and the villages thereof, and called it Nobah, after his own name.







Lexicon
And Nobah
וְנֹ֣בַח (wə·nō·ḇaḥ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5025: Nobah -- a place in Gilead, also a Manassite

went
הָלַ֔ךְ (hā·laḵ)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1980: To go, come, walk

and captured
וַיִּלְכֹּ֥ד (way·yil·kōḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3920: To catch, to capture, occupy, to choose, to cohere

Kenath
קְנָ֖ת (qə·nāṯ)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7079: Kenath -- a city East of the Jordan

and its villages
בְּנֹתֶ֑יהָ (bə·nō·ṯe·hā)
Noun - feminine plural construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1323: A daughter

and called it
וַיִּקְרָ֧א (way·yiq·rā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7121: To call, proclaim, read

Nobah,
נֹ֖בַח (nō·ḇaḥ)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5025: Nobah -- a place in Gilead, also a Manassite

after his own name.
בִּשְׁמֽוֹ׃ (biš·mōw)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8034: A name
Verse 42. - Nobah. As this chieftain is nowhere else named, we may probably conclude that he was one of the companions of Jair, holding a position more or less subordinate to him. Kenath. The modern Kenawat, on the western slope of the Jebel Hauran, the most easterly point ever occupied by the Israelites. It is apparently the Nobah mentioned in Judges 8:11, but it has reverted (like so many others) to its old name. In spite of the uncertainties which hang over the conquest of this north-eastern territory, there is something very characteristic in the part played by the Machirite leaders. That they acted with an independent vigour bordering on audacity, that they showed great personal prowess, and had great personal authority with the humbler members of their family, and held something like the position of feudal superiors among them, is evident from the way in which they are spoken cf. And this is quite in keeping with the character of the Manassites in after times. The "governors" who came at the call of Barak, Gideon, the greatest of the warrior-judges, and probably Jephthah also ("the Gileadite"), as well as the younger Jail maintained the warlike and impetuous character of their race. If "Elijah the Tishbite" was really from this region (although this is extremely doubtful), we should find in him the characteristic daring and self-reliance of Machir transmuted into their spiritual equivalents.



32:28-42 Concerning the settlement of these tribes, observe, that they built the cities, that is, repaired them. They changed the names of them; probably they were idolatrous, therefore they should be forgotten. A spirit of selfishness, of seeking our own, not the things of Christ, when each one ought to assist others, is as dangerous as it is common. It is impossible to be sincere in the faith, sensible of the goodness of God, constrained by the love of Christ, sanctified by the power of the Holy Ghost, and yet be indifferent to the progress of religion, and the spiritual success of others, through love of ease, or fear of conflict. Let then your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
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