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Joshua 13:17

    Joshua 13:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Heshbon, and all her cities that are in the plain; Dibon, and Bamothbaal, and Bethbaalmeon,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Heshbon, and all her cities that are in the plain; Dibon, and Bamothbaal, and Bethbaalmeon,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Heshbon, and all its cities that are in the plain; Dibon, and Bamoth-baal, and Beth-baal-meon,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Heshbon and all her towns in the table-land; Dibon, and Bamoth-baal, and Beth-baal-meon;

    Webster's Revision

    Heshbon, and all its cities that are in the plain; Dibon, and Bamoth-baal, and Beth-baal-meon,

    World English Bible

    Heshbon, and all its cities that are in the plain; Dibon, Bamoth Baal, Beth Baal Meon,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Heshbon, and all her cities that are in the plain; Dibon, and Bamoth-baal, and Beth-baal-meon;

    Clarke's Commentary on Joshua 13:17

    Bamoth-baal - The high places of Baal, probably so called from altars erected on hills for the impure worship of this Canaanitish Priapus.

    Barnes' Notes on Joshua 13:17

    See the marginal references for some of these names. Heshbon, Kedemoth, and Mephaath became eventually Levitical cities.