Numbers 35:14

“Ye shall give three cities on this side Jordan, and three cities shall ye give in the land of Canaan, which shall be cities of refuge.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yee shall giue three cities on this side Iordane, and three cities shall yee giue in the land of Canaan, which shall be cities of refuge.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'You shall give three cities across the Jordan and three cities in the land of Canaan; they are to be cities of refuge.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ye shall give three cities beyond the Jordan, and three cities shall ye give in the land of Canaan; they shall be cities of refuge.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Three on the other side of Jordan and three in the land of Canaan, to be safe places for flight.
- Basic English Bible

Three cities shall ye give on this side of the Jordan, and three cities shall ye give in the land of Canaan; they shall be cities of refuge.
- Darby Bible

Ye shall give three cities on this side of Jordan, and three cities shall ye give in the land of Canaan, which shall be cities of refuge.
- Webster's Bible

You shall give three cities beyond the Jordan, and you shall give three cities in the land of Canaan; they shall be cities of refuge.
- World English Bible

the three of the cities ye give beyond the Jordan, and the three of the cities ye give in the land of Canaan; cities of refuge they are.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Ye shall give three cities beyond the Jordan, and three cities shall ye give in the land of Canaan; they shall be cities of refuge.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 35:14


35:14 On this side Jordan - Because that land was as long as Canaan, though not so broad, and besides these might be convenient for many of them that lived in Canaan.


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