Numbers 26:55

“Notwithstanding the land shall be divided by lot: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Notwithstanding the land shall bee diuided by lot: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers, they shall inherite.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But the land shall be divided by lot. They shall receive their inheritance according to the names of the tribes of their fathers.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Notwithstanding, the land shall be divided by lot: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But let the distribution of the land be made by the decision of the Lord: by the names of the tribes of their fathers let their heritage be given them.
- Basic English Bible

Notwithstanding the land shall be divided by lot; according to the names of the tribes of their fathers shall they inherit;
- Darby Bible

Notwithstanding, the land shall be divided by lot: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit.
- Webster's Bible

Notwithstanding, the land shall be divided by lot: according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit.
- World English Bible

`Only by lot is the land apportioned, by the names of the tribes of their fathers they inherit;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Notwithstanding the land shall be divided by lot; according to the names of the tribes of their fathers they shall inherit.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 26:55


26:55 By lot - For the tribes, not for the several families; for the distribution of it to them was left to the rulers wisdom according to the rule now given.


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