Joshua 21:41
New International Version
The towns of the Levites in the territory held by the Israelites were forty-eight in all, together with their pasturelands.

New Living Translation
The total number of towns and pasturelands within Israelite territory given to the Levites came to forty-eight.

English Standard Version
The cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the people of Israel were in all forty-eight cities with their pasturelands.

Berean Study Bible
So in all there were forty-eight cities for the Levites, along with their pasturelands, within the territory of the Israelites.

New American Standard Bible
All the cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the sons of Israel were forty-eight cities with their pasture lands.

New King James Version
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty-eight cities with their common-lands.

King James Bible
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty and eight cities with their suburbs.

Christian Standard Bible
Within the Israelite possession there were forty-eight cities in all with their pasturelands for the Levites.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Within the Israelite possession there were 48 cities in all with their pasturelands for the Levites.

International Standard Version
All of the cities of the descendants of Levi that had been set apart among the territorial possession of the Israelis totaled 48, along with their pasture lands.

NET Bible
The Levites received within the land owned by the Israelites forty-eight cities in all and their grazing areas.

New Heart English Bible
All the cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the children of Israel were forty-eight cities with their suburbs.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Within the territory owned by the Israelites there were 48 cities in all for Levi's descendants.

JPS Tanakh 1917
All the cities of the Levites--forty and eight cities with the open land about them--shall be in the midst of the possession of the children of Israel,

New American Standard 1977
All the cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the sons of Israel were forty-eight cities with their pasture lands.

Jubilee Bible 2000
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the sons of Israel were forty-eight cities with their suburbs.

King James 2000 Bible
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty and eight cities with their pasture lands.

American King James Version
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty and eight cities with their suburbs.

American Standard Version
All the cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the children of Israel were forty and eight cities with their suburbs.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
So the Lord gave to Israel all the land which he sware to give to their fathers: and they inherited it, and dwelt in it.

Douay-Rheims Bible
So all the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty-eight,

Darby Bible Translation
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty-eight cities and their suburbs.

English Revised Version
All the cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the children of Israel were forty and eight cities with their suburbs.

Webster's Bible Translation
All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty and eight cities with their suburbs.

World English Bible
All the cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the children of Israel were forty-eight cities with their suburbs.

Young's Literal Translation
All the cities of the Levites in the midst of the possession of the sons of Israel are forty and eight cities, and their suburbs.
Study Bible
Forty-Eight Cities for the Levites
40In all, twelve cities were allotted to the clans of Merari, the remaining Levite clans. 41So in all there were forty-eight cities for the Levites, along with their pasturelands, within the territory of the Israelites. 42Each of these cities had its own surrounding pasturelands; this was true for all the cities.…
Cross References
Numbers 35:7
The total number of cities you give the Levites will be forty-eight, with their corresponding pasturelands.

Joshua 21:40
Altogether twelve cities were allotted to the clans of Merari, the remaining Levite clans.

Joshua 21:42
Each of these cities had its own surrounding pasturelands; this was true for all the cities.

1 Chronicles 6:64
So the Israelites gave to the Levites these cities and their pasturelands.

Treasury of Scripture

All the cities of the Levites within the possession of the children of Israel were forty and eight cities with their suburbs.

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Genesis 49:7
Cursed be their anger, for it was fierce; and their wrath, for it was cruel: I will divide them in Jacob, and scatter them in Israel.

Numbers 35:1-8
And the LORD spake unto Moses in the plains of Moab by Jordan near Jericho, saying, …

Deuteronomy 33:10
They shall teach Jacob thy judgments, and Israel thy law: they shall put incense before thee, and whole burnt sacrifice upon thine altar.







Lexicon
So in all
כֹּ֚ל (kōl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3605: The whole, all, any, every

there were forty-eight
אַרְבָּעִ֥ים (’ar·bā·‘îm)
Number - common plural
Strong's Hebrew 705: Forty

cities
עָרֵ֣י (‘ā·rê)
Noun - feminine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 5892: Excitement

for the Levites,
הַלְוִיִּ֔ם (hal·wî·yim)
Article | Noun - proper - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 3881: Levites -- descendant of Levi

along with their pasturelands,
וּמִגְרְשֵׁיהֶֽן׃ (ū·miḡ·rə·šê·hen)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural construct | third person feminine plural
Strong's Hebrew 4054: A suburb, the area around a, building, the margin of the sea

within
בְּת֖וֹךְ (bə·ṯō·wḵ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 8432: A bisection, the centre

the territory
אֲחֻזַּ֣ת (’ă·ḥuz·zaṯ)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 272: Something seized, a possession

of the Israelites.
בְּנֵֽי־ (bə·nê-)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son
21:9-42 By mixing the Levites with the other tribes, they were made to see that the eyes of all Israel were upon them, and therefore it was their concern to walk so that their ministry might not be blamed. Every tribe had its share of Levites' cities. Thus did God graciously provide for keeping up religion among them, and that they might have the word in all parts of the land. Yet, blessed be God, we have the gospel more diffused amongst us.
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