New International Version
The descendants of Makir son of Manasseh went to Gilead, captured it and drove out the Amorites who were there.
King James Bible
And the children of Machir the son of Manasseh went to Gilead, and took it, and dispossessed the Amorite which was in it.
Darby Bible Translation
And the children of Machir the son of Manasseh went to Gilead, And took it, And they dispossessed the Amorites that were therein.
World English Bible
The children of Machir the son of Manasseh went to Gilead, and took it, and dispossessed the Amorites who were therein.
Young's Literal Translation
And sons of Machir son of Manasseh go to Gilead, and capture it, and dispossess the Amorite, who is in it;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And Nebo - their names being changed - That is, Those who conquered the cities called them after their own names. Thus the city Kenath, being conquered by Nobah, was called after his name, Numbers 32:42.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Like the last part of Exodus, and the whole of Leviticus, the first part of Numbers, i.-x. 28--so called, rather inappropriately, from the census in i., iii., (iv.), xxvi.--is unmistakably priestly in its interests and language. Beginning with a census of the men of war (i.) and the order of the camp (ii.), it devotes specific attention to the Levites, their numbers and duties (iii., iv.). Then follow laws for the exclusion of the unclean, v. 1-4, for determining the manner and amount of restitution …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
and saw the third generation of Ephraim's children. Also the children of Makir son of Manasseh were placed at birth on Joseph's knees.
And I gave Gilead to Makir.
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