New Living Translation
They sent men to scout out Bethel (formerly known as Luz).
King James Bible
And the house of Joseph sent to descry Bethel. (Now the name of the city before was Luz.)
Darby Bible Translation
And the house of Joseph sent to spy out Bethel. (Now the name of the city was formerly Luz.)
World English Bible
The house of Joseph sent to spy out Bethel. (Now the name of the city before was Luz.)
Young's Literal Translation
and the house of Joseph cause men to spy about Beth-El (and the name of the city formerly is Luz),
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He named that place Bethel (which means "house of God"), although it was previously called Luz.
From there the boundary went south to Luz (that is, Bethel) and proceeded down to Ataroth-addar on the hill that lies south of Lower Beth-horon.
The descendants of Joseph attacked the town of Bethel, and the LORD was with them.
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