Numbers 32:36
New International Version
Beth Nimrah and Beth Haran as fortified cities, and built pens for their flocks.

New Living Translation
Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran. These were all fortified towns with pens for their flocks.

English Standard Version
Beth-nimrah and Beth-haran, fortified cities, and folds for sheep.

Berean Study Bible
Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran as fortified cities, and they built folds for their flocks.

King James Bible
And Bethnimrah, and Bethharan, fenced cities: and folds for sheep.

New King James Version
Beth Nimrah and Beth Haran, fortified cities, and folds for sheep.

New American Standard Bible
Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran as fortified cities, and sheepfolds for sheep.

NASB 1995
and Beth-nimrah and Beth-haran as fortified cities, and sheepfolds for sheep.

NASB 1977
and Beth-nimrah and Beth-haran as fortified cities, and sheepfolds for sheep.

Amplified Bible
Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran, fortified (walled) cities, and sheepfolds for sheep.

Christian Standard Bible
Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran as fortified cities, and built sheep pens.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran as fortified cities, and built sheepfolds.

American Standard Version
and Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran: fortified cities, and folds for sheep.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Bayth Namra, and Bayth Haran fortified cities and pens of sheep.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and Namram, and Baetharan, strong cities, and folds for sheep.

Contemporary English Version
Beth-Nimrah, and Beth-Haran. They built walls around them and also built places to keep their sheep and goats.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Bethnemra, and Betharan, fenced cities, and folds for their cattle.

English Revised Version
and Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran: fenced cities, and folds for sheep.

Good News Translation
Beth Nimrah, and Beth Haran.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Beth Nimrah, and Beth Haran as walled cities. They also built stone fences for their flocks.

International Standard Version
Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran as fortified cities with corrals for sheep.

JPS Tanakh 1917
and Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran; fortified cities, and folds for sheep.

Literal Standard Version
and Beth-Nimrah, and Beth-Haran, cities of defense, and sheepfolds.

NET Bible
Beth Nimrah, and Beth Haran as fortified cities, and constructed pens for their flocks.

New Heart English Bible
and Beth Nimrah, and Beth Haran: fortified cities, and folds for sheep.

World English Bible
and Beth Nimrah, and Beth Haran: fortified cities, and folds for sheep.

Young's Literal Translation
and Beth-Nimrah, and Beth-Haran, cities of defence, and sheepfolds.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Tribes East of the Jordan
35Atroth-shophan, Jazer, Jogbehah, 36 Beth-nimrah, and Beth-haran as fortified cities, and they built folds for their flocks. 37The Reubenites built up Heshbon, Elealeh, Kiriathaim,…

Cross References
Numbers 32:3
"Ataroth, Dibon, Jazer, Nimrah, Heshbon, Elealeh, Sebam, Nebo, and Beon,

Numbers 32:35
Atroth-shophan, Jazer, Jogbehah,

Numbers 32:37
The Reubenites built up Heshbon, Elealeh, Kiriathaim,

Joshua 13:27
and in the valley, Beth-haram, Beth-nimrah, Succoth, and Zaphon, with the rest of the kingdom of Sihon king of Heshbon (the territory on the east side of the Jordan up to the edge of the Sea of Chinnereth).


Treasury of Scripture

And Bethnimrah, and Bethharan, fenced cities: and folds for sheep.

Beth-nimrah.

Jeremiah 48:34
From the cry of Heshbon even unto Elealeh, and even unto Jahaz, have they uttered their voice, from Zoar even unto Horonaim, as an heifer of three years old: for the waters also of Nimrim shall be desolate.

Numbers 32:3
Ataroth, and Dibon, and Jazer, and Nimrah, and Heshbon, and Elealeh, and Shebam, and Nebo, and Beon,

Nimrah.

Numbers 32:24
Build you cities for your little ones, and folds for your sheep; and do that which hath proceeded out of your mouth.









Verse 36. - Beth-nimrah and Beth-haran. Supposed to be the present Nimrun and Beit-haran in the plains of Moab, beside the Jordan, and in the immediate neighbourhood of the Israelitish camp. The latter would seem to have fallen subsequently to Reuben. Fenced cities, and folds for sheep. There should be no stop between these two clauses. All these places were "built" for the double purpose of affording protection to the families and to the flocks of the tribe.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Beth-nimrah,
נִמְרָ֖ה (nim·rāh)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 1039: Beth-nimrah -- 'place of a leopard', a place East of the Jordan

and Beth-haran
הָרָ֑ן (hā·rān)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 1028: Beth-ha-Ram

as fortified
מִבְצָ֖ר (miḇ·ṣār)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4013: A fortification, castle, fortified city, a defender

cities,
עָרֵ֥י (‘ā·rê)
Noun - feminine plural construct
Strong's 5892: Excitement

and they built folds
וְגִדְרֹ֥ת (wə·ḡiḏ·rōṯ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine plural construct
Strong's 1448: Enclosure

for their flocks.
צֹֽאן׃ (ṣōn)
Noun - common singular
Strong's 6629: Small cattle, sheep and goats, flock


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