Numbers 35:3

“And the cities shall they have to dwell in; and the suburbs of them shall be for their cattle, and for their goods, and for all their beasts.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the cities shall they haue to dwell in, and the suburbs of them shall be for their cattell, and for their goods, and for all their beasts.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The cities shall be theirs to live in; and their pasture lands shall be for their cattle and for their herds and for all their beasts.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the cities shall they have to dwell in; and their suburbs shall be for their cattle, and for their substance, and for all their beasts.
- American Standard Version (1901)

These towns are to be their living-places, with land round them for their cattle and their food and all their beasts,
- Basic English Bible

And the cities shall they have to dwell in, and their suburbs shall be for their cattle, and for their goods, and for all their beasts.
- Darby Bible

And they shall have the cities to dwell in; and the suburbs of them shall be for their cattle, and for their goods, and for all their beasts.
- Webster's Bible

The cities shall they have to dwell in; and their suburbs shall be for their livestock, and for their substance, and for all their animals.
- World English Bible

And the cities have been to them to inhabit, and their suburbs are for their cattle, and for their goods, and for all their beasts.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the cities shall they have to dwell in; and their open land shall be for their cattle, and for their substance, and for all their beasts.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 35:3


35:3 For the cattle - For pasturage for their cattle: where they might not build houses, nor plant gardens, orchards or vineyards, no nor sow corn, for which they were abundantly provided out of the first - fruits. And these suburbs did not belong to the Levites in common, but were distributed to them in convenient proportions.


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