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Judges 12 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:1 - The men of Efrayim were gathered together, and crossed Tzafon; and they said to Yiftach, Why did you pass over to fight against the children of `Ammon, and didn't call us to go with you? we will burn your house on you with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:2 - Yiftach said to them, I and my people were at great strife with the children of `Ammon; and when I called you, you didn't save me out of their hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:3 - When I saw that you didn't save me, I put my life in my hand, and passed over against the children of `Ammon, and the LORD delivered them into my hand: why then are you come up to me this day, to fight against me?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:4 - Then Yiftach gathered together all the men of Gil`ad, and fought with Efrayim; and the men of Gil`ad struck Efrayim, because they said, You are fugitives of Efrayim, you Gil`adi, in the midst of Efrayim, and in the midst of Menashsheh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:5 - The Gil`adi took the fords of the Yarden against the Efrayim. It was so, that when any of the fugitives of Efrayim said, Let me go over, the men of Gil`ad said to him, Are you an Efratite? If he said, No;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:6 - then said they to him, Say now Shibbolet; and he said Sibboleth; for he couldn't manage to pronounce it right: then they laid hold on him, and killed him at the fords of the Yarden. There fell at that time of Efrayim forty-two thousand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:7 - Yiftach judged Yisra'el six years. Then died Yiftach the Gil`adite, and was buried in one of the cities of Gil`ad.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:8 - After him 'Ivtzan of Beit-Lechem judged Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:9 - He had thirty sons; and thirty daughters he sent abroad, and thirty daughters he brought in from abroad for his sons. He judged Yisra'el seven years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:10 - 'Ivtzan died, and was buried at Beit-Lechem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:11 - After him Elon the Zevulonite judged Yisra'el; and he judged Yisra'el ten years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:12 - Elon the Zevulonite died, and was buried in Ayalon in the land of Zevulun.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:13 - After him `Avdon the son of Hillel the Pir`atonite judged Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:14 - He had forty sons and thirty sons' sons, who rode on seventy donkey colts: and he judged Yisra'el eight years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:15 - `Avdon the son of Hillel the Pir`atonite died, and was buried in Pirathon in the land of Efrayim, in the hill-country of the `Amaleki.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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