New Living Translation
So Joshua blessed Caleb son of Jephunneh and gave Hebron to him as his portion of land.
King James Bible
And Joshua blessed him, and gave unto Caleb the son of Jephunneh Hebron for an inheritance.
Darby Bible Translation
And Joshua blessed him, and gave Hebron to Caleb the son of Jephunneh for an inheritance.
World English Bible
Joshua blessed him; and he gave Hebron to Caleb the son of Jephunneh for an inheritance.
Young's Literal Translation
And Joshua blesseth him, and giveth Hebron to Caleb son of Jephunneh for an inheritance,
Joshua 14:13 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
14:13 Blessed him - Prayed to God to bless and help him according to his own desire.
Hebron still belongs to the descendants of Caleb son of Jephunneh the Kenizzite because he wholeheartedly followed the LORD, the God of Israel.
The LORD commanded Joshua to assign some of Judah's territory to Caleb son of Jephunneh. So Caleb was given the town of Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron), which had been named after Anak's ancestor.
So Joshua blessed them and sent them away, and they went home.
The town of Hebron was given to Caleb as Moses had promised. And Caleb drove out the people living there, who were descendants of the three sons of Anak.
1 Samuel 30:14
We were on our way back from raiding the Kerethites in the Negev, the territory of Judah, and the land of Caleb, and we had just burned Ziklag."
1 Samuel 30:31
Hebron, and all the other places David and his men had visited.
2 Samuel 2:1
After this, David asked the LORD, "Should I move back to one of the towns of Judah?" "Yes," the LORD replied. Then David asked, "Which town should I go to?" "To Hebron," the LORD answered.
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