New International Version
The people of the half-tribe of Manasseh were numerous; they settled in the land from Bashan to Baal Hermon, that is, to Senir (Mount Hermon).
King James Bible
And the children of the half tribe of Manasseh dwelt in the land: they increased from Bashan unto Baalhermon and Senir, and unto mount Hermon.
Darby Bible Translation
And the children of the half tribe of Manasseh dwelt in the land, from Bashan as far as Baal-Hermon and Senir, and mount Hermon; they were many.
World English Bible
The children of the half-tribe of Manasseh lived in the land: they increased from Bashan to Baal Hermon and Senir and Mount Hermon.
Young's Literal Translation
And the sons of the half of the tribe of Manasseh dwelt in the land, from Bashan unto Baal-Hermon, and Senir, and mount Hermon, they have multiplied.
1 Chronicles 5:23 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For there fell down many slain - The hundred thousand men mentioned above were probably made slaves, and were not slain. The Targum says, one hundred thousand souls of men.
The war was of God - The Targum says, the war was מן מימרא דיי min meymera dayai, "from the Word of the Lord."
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Senir. i.e., coat of mail; bear the lamp; pointed
(1) A mountain in the north of Canaan, near Hermon,
. Rendered Shenir,
(2) The Amorite name of Hermon,
, Senir and Hermon are distinguished, each probably eing a distinct peak of the giant mountain.
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(Hermon is called Sirion by the Sidonians; the Amorites call it Senir.)
1 Chronicles 5:24
These were the heads of their families: Epher, Ishi, Eliel, Azriel, Jeremiah, Hodaviah and Jahdiel. They were brave warriors, famous men, and heads of their families.
Song of Solomon 4:8
Come with me from Lebanon, my bride, come with me from Lebanon. Descend from the crest of Amana, from the top of Senir, the summit of Hermon, from the lions' dens and the mountain haunts of leopards.
They made all your timbers of juniper from Senir; they took a cedar from Lebanon to make a mast for you.
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