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Study Resources :: Dictionaries :: Simeon, the Tribe Of

Dictionaries :: Simeon, the Tribe Of

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Easton's Bible Dictionary

Simeon, the Tribe Of:

was "divided and scattered" according to the prediction in Gen. 49:5-7. They gradually dwindled in number, and sank into a position of insignificance among the other tribes. They decreased in the wilderness by about two-thirds (Num 1:23; 26:14). Moses pronounces no blessing on this tribe. It is passed by in silence (Deu 33).

This tribe received as their portion a part of the territory already allotted to Judah (Jos 19:1-9). It lay in the south-west of the land, with Judah on the east and Dan on the north; but whether it was a compact territory or not cannot be determined. The subsequent notices of this tribe are but few (1Ch 4:24-43). Like Reuben on the east of Jordan, this tribe had little influence on the history of Israel.

Torrey's New Topical Textbook

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Descended from Jacob's Second Son by Leah

Gen 29:33

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Predictions Respecting

Gen 49:5-7

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Persons Selected From

To number the people

Num 1:6

To spy out the land

Num 13:5

To divide the land

Num 34:20

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Formed part of the second division of Israel in their

Num 10:18,19

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Encamped under the standard of Reuben south of the tabernacle

Num 2:12

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Strength Of, on Leaving Egypt

Num 1:22,23; 2:13

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Offering Of, at the Dedication

Num 7:36-41

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Families Of

Num 26:12-13

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Strength Of, on Entering Canaan

Num 26:14

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Plagued for following the idolatry, of Midian, which accounts

Num 25:9,14; 26:14; 1:23

Simeon, the Tribe Of: On Mount Gerizim Said Amen to the Blessings

Deu 27:12

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Inheritance Of, within Judah

Jos 19:1-8

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Bounds of their inheritance with cities and villages

Jos 19:2-8; 1Ch 4:28-33

Simeon, the Tribe Of: United with Judah in expelling the Canaanites from their

Jdg 1:3,17

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Many Of, at the Coronation of David

1Ch 12:25

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Officer Appointed Over, by David

1Ch 27:16

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Part Of, United with Judah under Asa

2Ch 15:9

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Josiah Purged Their Land of Idols

2Ch 34:6

Simeon, the Tribe Of: Part Of, Destroyed the Remnant of the Amalekites,

1Ch 4:39-43

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