Ezekiel 48:5
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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
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Clarke'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.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Ephraim.

Joshua 16:1-10 And the lot of the children of Joseph fell from Jordan by Jericho, to the water of Jericho on the east...

Joshua 17:8-10,14-18 Now Manasseh had the land of Tappuah: but Tappuah on the border of Manasseh belonged to the children of Ephraim...

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Jehovah-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

Ezekiel
To a modern taste, Ezekiel does not appeal anything like so powerfully as Isaiah or Jeremiah. He has neither the majesty of the one nor the tenderness and passion of the other. There is much in him that is fantastic, and much that is ritualistic. His imaginations border sometimes on the grotesque and sometimes on the mechanical. Yet he is a historical figure of the first importance; it was very largely from him that Judaism received the ecclesiastical impulse by which for centuries it was powerfully
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Joshua 16:5
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

Joshua 17:8
(Manasseh had the land of Tappuah, but Tappuah itself, on the boundary of Manasseh, belonged to the Ephraimites.)

Joshua 17:14
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."

Ezekiel 47:13
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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