English Standard Version
and passing on to the north of the shoulder of Beth-arabah it goes down to the Arabah.
King James Bible
And passed along toward the side over against Arabah northward, and went down unto Arabah:
American Standard Version
and it passed along to the side over against the Arabah northward, and went down unto the Arabah;
And it passeth along to the hills that are over against the ascent of Adommim: and it goeth down to Abenboen, that is, the stone of Been the son of Ruben: and it passeth on the north side to the champaign countries; and goeth down into the plain,
English Revised Version
and it passed along to the side over against the Arabah northward, and went down unto the Arabah:
Webster's Bible Translation
And passed along towards the side over against Arabah northward, and went down to Arabah:
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CommentaryKeil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament
The northern boundary ("the boundary towards the north side") therefore coincided with the southern boundary of Ephraim as far as Lower Beth-horon, and has already been commented upon in the exposition of Joshua 16:1-3. The western boundary follows in Joshua 18:14. At Beth-horon the boundary curved round and turned southwards on the western side, namely from the mountain before (in front of) Beth-horon southwards; and "the going out thereof were at Kirjath-baal, which is Kirjath-jearim," the town of the Judaeans mentioned in Joshua 15:60, the present Kureyet el Enab (see at Joshua 9:17).
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Arabah. or, the plain
Then it bends in a northerly direction going on to En-shemesh, and from there goes to Geliloth, which is opposite the ascent of Adummim. Then it goes down to the stone of Bohan the son of Reuben,
Then the boundary passes on to the north of the shoulder of Beth-hoglah. And the boundary ends at the northern bay of the Salt Sea, at the south end of the Jordan: this is the southern border.
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