New International Version
but there were still seven Israelite tribes who had not yet received their inheritance.
King James Bible
And there remained among the children of Israel seven tribes, which had not yet received their inheritance.
Darby Bible Translation
And there remained among the children of Israel seven tribes whose inheritance had not been distributed to them.
World English Bible
Seven tribes remained among the children of Israel, which had not yet divided their inheritance.
Young's Literal Translation
And there are left among the sons of Israel who have not shared their inheritance, seven tribes,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Israel assembled together at Shiloh - This appears to have been a considerable town about fifteen miles from Jerusalem, in the tribe of Ephraim, and nearly in the center of the whole land. To this place both the camp of Israel, and the ark of the Lord, were removed from Gilgal, after a residence there of seven years. Here the tabernacle remained one hundred and thirty years, as is generally supposed, being the most conveniently situated for access to the different tribes, and for safety, the Israelites having possession of the land on all sides; for it is here added, the land was subdued before them - the Canaanites were so completely subdued, that there was no longer any general resistance to the Israelitish arms.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThe Northern Coast of Judea. Beth-Horon.
This coast is marked out Joshua 18:12; where, at verse 14, are very many versions to be corrected, which render the sea; such are, the Syriac, the Seventy, the Vulgar, the Italian, ours, &c.: whence ariseth a sense of insuperable difficulty to a chorographical eye: when it should, indeed, be rendered of the west, as the Chaldee, Arabic, R. Solomon, &c. rightly do. We read of a double Beth-horon in the Old Testament, but one only under the second Temple... At that place that great Canaanitish army …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
Retiring Before the Sanhedrin's Decree.
The whole assembly of the Israelites gathered at Shiloh and set up the tent of meeting there. The country was brought under their control,
So Joshua said to the Israelites: "How long will you wait before you begin to take possession of the land that the LORD, the God of your ancestors, has given you?
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