New Living Translation
These are the chosen leaders of the community, the leaders of their ancestral tribes, the heads of the clans of Israel."
King James Bible
These were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in Israel.
Darby Bible Translation
These were those summoned of the assembly, princes of the tribes of their fathers, the heads of the thousands of Israel.
World English Bible
These are those who were called of the congregation, the princes of the tribes of their fathers; they were the heads of the thousands of Israel.
Young's Literal Translation
These are those called of the company, princes of the tribes of their fathers; they are heads of the thousands of Israel.
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CommentaryNumbers 1:16 Parallel Commentaries
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
But select from all the people some capable, honest men who fear God and hate bribes. Appoint them as leaders over groups of one thousand, one hundred, fifty, and ten.
He chose capable men from all over Israel and appointed them as leaders over the people. He put them in charge of groups of one thousand, one hundred, fifty, and ten.
and you will be assisted by one family leader from each tribe.
Naphtali Ahira son of Enan
So Moses and Aaron called together these chosen leaders,
Then the leaders of Israel--the tribal leaders who had registered the troops--came and brought their offerings.
But if only one trumpet is blown, then only the leaders--the heads of the clans of Israel--must present themselves to you.
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