Joshua 15 ©
1 The borders of the lot of Judah. 13 Caleb's portion and conquest. 16 Othniel for his valour hath Achsah Caleb's daughter to wife, who obtaineth a blessing from her father. 21 The cities of Judah. 63 The Jebusites remain unconquered.
And it went out to the south side to 2Maaleh-acrabbim, and passed along to Zin, and ascended up on the south side unto dKadesh-barnea, and passed along to Hezron, and went up to Adar, and *fetched a compass to Karkaa:
And gthe east border was the salt sea, even unto the end of Jordan. And their border in the north quarter was from the bay of the sea at the uttermost part of Jordan:
And the border went up toward kDebir from lthe valley of Achor, and so northward, looking toward mGilgal, that is before the going up to Adummim, which is on the south side of the river: and the border passed toward the waters of nEn-shemesh, and the goings out thereof were at oEn-rogel:
And the border went up by the pvalley of the son of Hinnom unto the south side of the qJebusite; the same is Jerusalem: and the border went up to the top of the mountain that lieth before rthe valley of Hinnom westward, which is at the end of the valley of the sgiants northward:
And the border compassed from Baalah westward unto wmount Seir, and passed along unto the side of mount Jearim, which is Chesalon, on the north side, and went down to xBeth-shemesh, and passed on to yTimnah:
And the border went out unto the side of zEkron northward: and the border was drawn to Shicron, and passed along to amount Baalah, and went out unto bJabneel; and the goings out of the border were at cthe sea.
¶And eunto Caleb the son of Jephunneh he gave a part among the children of Judah, according to the commandment of the LORD to Joshua, even 3the city of Arba the father of Anak, which city is fHebron.
And gCaleb drove thence the three sons of Anak, Sheshai, and Ahiman, and Talmai, the children of Anak.
And it came to pass, as she came unto him, that she moved him to ask of her father a field: and mshe lighted off her ass; and Caleb said unto her, What wouldest thou?
This is pthe inheritance of the tribe of the children of Judah according to their families.
And Kinah, and sDimonah, and Adadah,
And Hazor, Hadattah, and Kerioth, and Hezron, which is Hazor,
And Hazar-gaddah, and Heshmon, and yBeth-palet,
And nSharaim, and Adithaim, and Gederah, 4and Gederothaim; fourteen cities with their villages:
Zenan, and Hadashah, and Migdal-gad,
And Cabbon, and Lahmam, and Kithlish,
And Jiphtah, and Ashnah, and Nezib,
And Anab, and Eshtemoh, and Anim,
And hGoshen, and iHolon, and jGiloh; eleven cities with their villages:
Arab, and Dumah, and Eshean,
And 6Janum, and Beth-tappuah, and kAphekah,
mMaon, nCarmel, and oZiph, and Juttah,
And pJezreel, and Jokdeam, and Zanoah,
Halhul, Beth-zur, and Gedor,
And Maarath, and Beth-anoth, and Eltekon; six cities with their villages:
And Nibshan, and the city of Salt, and uEn-gedi; six cities with their villages.