Numbers 31:38

“And the beeves were thirty and six thousand; of which the LORD'S tribute was threescore and twelve.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the beeues were thirtie and sixe thousand, of which the Lords tribute was threescore and twelue.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and the cattle were 36,000, from which the LORD'S levy was 72;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the oxen were thirty and six thousand; of which Jehovah's tribute was threescore and twelve.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The number of oxen was thirty-six thousand, of which the Lord's part was seventy-two;
- Basic English Bible

and the oxen were thirty-six thousand, and the tribute thereof for Jehovah, seventy-two;
- Darby Bible

And the beeves were thirty and six thousand; of which the LORD'S tribute was seventy two.
- Webster's Bible

The cattle were thirty-six thousand; of which Yahweh's tribute was seventy-two.
- World English Bible

and the herd [is] six and thirty thousand, and their tribute to Jehovah [is] two and seventy;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the beeves were thirty and six thousand, of which the LORD'S tribute was threescore and twelve.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Numbers 31:38

  • Geraldine wilson for verse 38
    Did not understand why some women and children were killed, though not questioning God,s actions

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