Numbers 32:5
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New International Version
If we have found favor in your eyes," they said, "let this land be given to your servants as our possession. Do not make us cross the Jordan."

King James Bible
Wherefore, said they, if we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

Darby Bible Translation
and they said, If we have found favour in thine eyes, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession: bring us not over the Jordan.

World English Bible
They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession; don't bring us over the Jordan."

Young's Literal Translation
And they say, 'If we have found grace in thine eyes, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession; cause us not to pass over the Jordan.'

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Let this land be given unto thy servants - Because it was good for pasturage, and they had many flocks, Numbers 32:1.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

if we have

Genesis 19:19 Behold now, your servant has found grace in your sight, and you have magnified your mercy, which you have showed to me in saving my life...

Ruth 2:10 Then she fell on her face, and bowed herself to the ground, and said to him, Why have I found grace in your eyes...

1 Samuel 20:3 And David swore moreover, and said, Your father certainly knows that I have found grace in your eyes; and he said...

2 Samuel 14:22 And Joab fell to the ground on his face, and bowed himself, and thanked the king: and Joab said...

Esther 5:2 And it was so, when the king saw Esther the queen standing in the court, that she obtained favor in his sight...

Jeremiah 31:2 Thus said the LORD, The people which were left of the sword found grace in the wilderness; even Israel...

bring us

Deuteronomy 1:37 Also the LORD was angry with me for your sakes, saying, You also shall not go in thither.

Deuteronomy 3:25,26 I pray you, let me go over, and see the good land that is beyond Jordan, that goodly mountain, and Lebanon...

Joshua 7:7 And Joshua said, Alas, O LORD God, why have you at all brought this people over Jordan, to deliver us into the hand of the Amorites...

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Numbers
Like the last part of Exodus, and the whole of Leviticus, the first part of Numbers, i.-x. 28--so called,[1] 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

Cross References
Numbers 32:4
the land the LORD subdued before the people of Israel--are suitable for livestock, and your servants have livestock.

Numbers 32:6
Moses said to the Gadites and Reubenites, "Should your fellow Israelites go to war while you sit here?

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