Joshua 12:2
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Sihon king of the Amorites, who lived in Heshbon, and ruled from Aroer, which is on the edge of the valley of the Arnon, both the middle of the valley and half of Gilead, even as far as the brook Jabbok, the border of the sons of Ammon;

King James Bible
Sihon king of the Amorites, who dwelt in Heshbon, and ruled from Aroer, which is upon the bank of the river Arnon, and from the middle of the river, and from half Gilead, even unto the river Jabbok, which is the border of the children of Ammon;

Darby Bible Translation
Sihon the king of the Amorites, who dwelt at Heshbon, and ruled from Aroer, which is upon the bank of the river Arnon, and from the middle of the ravine, and over half Gilead, as far as the river Jabbok, which is the border of the children of Ammon;

World English Bible
Sihon king of the Amorites, who lived in Heshbon, and ruled from Aroer, which is on the edge of the valley of the Arnon, and the middle of the valley, and half Gilead, even to the river Jabbok, the border of the children of Ammon;

Young's Literal Translation
Sihon, king of the Amorite, who is dwelling in Heshbon, ruling from Aroer which is on the border of the brook Arnon, and the middle of the brook, and half of Gilead, and unto Jabok the brook, the border of the Bene-Ammon;

Joshua 12:2 Parallel
Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

From the middle of the river - i. e. as appears from Joshua 13:9, Joshua 13:16, "from the city that is in the midst of the river;" namely,, Ar Moab (see Deuteronomy 2:36).

Joshua 12:2 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Joshua
The book of Joshua is the natural complement of the Pentateuch. Moses is dead, but the people are on the verge of the promised land, and the story of early Israel would be incomplete, did it not record the conquest of that land and her establishment upon it. The divine purpose moves restlessly on, until it is accomplished; so "after the death of Moses, Jehovah spake to Joshua," i. 1. The book falls naturally into three divisions: (a) the conquest of Canaan (i.-xii.), (b) the settlement of the
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Genesis 32:22
Now he arose that same night and took his two wives and his two maids and his eleven children, and crossed the ford of the Jabbok.

Deuteronomy 2:36
"From Aroer which is on the edge of the valley of Arnon and from the city which is in the valley, even to Gilead, there was no city that was too high for us; the LORD our God delivered all over to us.

1 Chronicles 5:8
and Bela the son of Azaz, the son of Shema, the son of Joel, who lived in Aroer, even to Nebo and Baal-meon.

Jeremiah 48:19
"Stand by the road and keep watch, O inhabitant of Aroer; Ask him who flees and her who escapes And say, 'What has happened?'

Jump to Previous
Ammon Amorites Arnon Aroer Bank Border Children Dwelt Edge Half Heshbon Jabbok Middle River Ruled Sihon Valley
Jump to Next
Ammon Amorites Arnon Aroer Bank Border Children Dwelt Edge Half Heshbon Jabbok Middle River Ruled Sihon Valley
Links
Joshua 12:2 NIV
Joshua 12:2 NLT
Joshua 12:2 ESV
Joshua 12:2 NASB
Joshua 12:2 KJV

Joshua 12:2 Bible Apps
Joshua 12:2 Biblia Paralela
Joshua 12:2 Chinese Bible
Joshua 12:2 French Bible
Joshua 12:2 German Bible

Joshua 12:2 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Joshua 12:1
Top of Page
Top of Page