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Deuteronomy 2:3

    Deuteronomy 2:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Ye have compassed this mountain long enough: turn you northward.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    You have compassed this mountain long enough: turn you northward.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Ye have compassed this mountain long enough: turn you northward.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    You have been journeying round this mountain long enough: now go to the north;

    Webster's Revision

    Ye have compassed this mountain long enough: turn you northward.

    World English Bible

    "You have encircled this mountain long enough. Turn northward.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Ye have compassed this mountain long enough: turn you northward.

    Clarke's Commentary on Deuteronomy 2:3

    Turn you northward - From Mount Seir, in order to get to Canaan. This was not the way they went before, viz., by Kadesh-barnea, but they were to proceed between Edom on the one hand, and Moab and Ammon on the other, so as to enter into Canaan through the land of the Amorites.

    Wesley's Notes on Deuteronomy 2:3

    2:3 Northward - Towards the land of the Amorites and Canaanites.