Contents Calendar Find Reference
Torah 
Navigating the Bible
Numbers Mas'ey
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
  BeMidbar
  Naso
  BeHa'alotecha
  Shlach
  Korach
  Chukat
  Balak
  Pinchas
  Matot
  Mas'ey
Deuteronomy
First Reading, Second Reading, Third Reading, Fourth Reading, Fifth Reading, Sixth Reading, Seventh Reading, Last Reading
First Reading, Second Reading, Third Reading, Fourth Reading, Fifth Reading, Sixth Reading, Seventh Reading, Last Reading

Mas'ey

  
BackForward
 34:16  34:17
 34:18
 34:19
 34:20
 34:21
34:16 Fourth Reading Sixth Reading
God spoke to Moses, saying:
Vayedaber Adonay el-Moshe lemor.
34:17 These are the names of the men who shall parcel out the land. [First, there shall be] Eleazar the priest and Joshua son of Nun.
Eleh shmot ha'anashim asher-yinchalu lachem et-ha'arets El'azar hakohen viYehoshua bin-Nun.
34:18 You shall also appoint one leader from each tribe to help parcel out the land.
Venasi echad nasi echad mimateh tikchu linchol et-ha'arets.
34:19 These are the names of the men:

For the tribe of Judah, Caleb son of Yefuneh.
Ve'eleh shmot ha'anashim lemateh Yehudah Kalev ben-Yefuneh.

34:20 For the tribe of Simeon's descendants, Shemuel son of Amihud.
Ulmateh bney Shim'on Shmu'el ben-Amihud.
34:21 For the tribe of Benjamin, Elidad son of Kislon.
Lemateh Vinyamin Elidad ben-Kislon.



Commentary:

parcel out
  (Saadia). Or, 'make inherit.'

Caleb...
  See Numbers 13:6.

Shemuel
  The same as the name of the prophet, known in English as Samuel.

Amihud
  A common name, see Numbers 1:10, 34:28.

Elidad
  Some identify him with Eldad in Numbers 11:26 (q.v.; Baal HaTurim; cf. Septuagint).





Copyright © 2000 World ORT
Notice: This computer program is protected by copyright law and international treaties. Unauthorized reproduction or distribution of this program, or any portion of it, may result in severe civil and criminal penalties, and will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible under the law.