Numbers 3:28

“In the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, were eight thousand and six hundred, keeping the charge of the sanctuary.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In the number of all the males, from a moneth olde and vpward, were eight thousand, and sixe hundred, keeping the charge of the Sanctuary.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In the numbering of every male from a month old and upward, {there were} 8,600, performing the duties of the sanctuary.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

According to the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, there were eight thousand and six hundred, keeping the charge of the sanctuary.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Those who were numbered of them, the males from one month old and over, were eight thousand, six hundred, who were responsible for the care of the holy place.
- Basic English Bible

According to the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, there were eight thousand six hundred, who kept the charge of the sanctuary.
- Darby Bible

In the number of all the males from a month old and upward, were eight thousand and six hundred, keeping the charge of the sanctuary.
- Webster's Bible

According to the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, there were eight thousand six hundred, keeping the requirements of the sanctuary.
- World English Bible

In number, all the males, from a son of a month and upward, [are] eight thousand and six hundred, keeping the charge of the sanctuary.
- Youngs Literal Bible

according to the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, eight thousand and six hundred, keepers of the charge of the sanctuary.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 3:28


3:28 Keeping - That is, appointed for that work, as soon as they were capable of it. Of the sanctuary - That is, of the holy things contained in or belonging to the sanctuary.


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