New International Version
"Ephraim will have one portion; it will border the territory of Manasseh from east to west.
King James Bible
And by the border of Manasseh, from the east side unto the west side, a portion for Ephraim.
Darby Bible Translation
And by the border of Manasseh, from the east side unto the west side, Ephraim one.
World English Bible
By the border of Manasseh, from the east side to the west side, Ephraim, one [portion].
Young's Literal Translation
and by the border of Manasseh, from the east side unto the west side, Ephraim one,
Ezekiel 48:5 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Now these are the names of the tribes - See the division mentioned Numbers 34:7-12, which casts much light upon this.
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LibraryJehovah-Shammah: a Glorious Name for the New Year
THESE words may be used as a test as well as a text. They may serve for examination as well as consolation, and at the beginning of a year they may fulfill this useful double purpose. In any case they are full of marrow and fatness to those whose spiritual taste is purified. It is esteemed by the prophet to be the highest blessing that could come upon a city that its name should be, "JEHOVAH-SHAMMAH, The Lord is there." Even Jerusalem, in its best estate, would have this for its crowning blessing: …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 37: 1891
This was the territory of Ephraim, according to its clans: The boundary of their inheritance went from Ataroth Addar in the east to Upper Beth Horon
(Manasseh had the land of Tappuah, but Tappuah itself, on the boundary of Manasseh, belonged to the Ephraimites.)
The people of Joseph said to Joshua, "Why have you given us only one allotment and one portion for an inheritance? We are a numerous people, and the LORD has blessed us abundantly."
This is what the Sovereign LORD says: "These are the boundaries of the land that you will divide among the twelve tribes of Israel as their inheritance, with two portions for Joseph.
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