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Numbers 10:17

    Numbers 10:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari set forward, bearing the tabernacle.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari set forward, bearing the tabernacle.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari, who bare the tabernacle, set forward.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then the House was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari, who were responsible for moving the House, went forward.

    Webster's Revision

    And the tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari, who bare the tabernacle, set forward.

    World English Bible

    The tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari, who bore the tabernacle, went forward.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the tabernacle was taken down; and the sons of Gershon and the sons of Merari, who bare the tabernacle, set forward.

    Definitions for Numbers 10:17

    Tabernacle - A tent, booth or dwelling.

    Barnes' Notes on Numbers 10:17

    A more precise determination of the method of executing the order given in Numbers 2:17. The appointed place of the tabernacle, in the midst of the host, was represented during the march by the ark, the holy vessels, etc. carried by the Kohathites. The actual structure of the tabernacle was borne in advance by the Gershonites and Merarites, immediately behind the camp of Judah; so as to be set up ready against the arrival of the sacred utensils borne by the Kohathites. Compare Numbers 2; 4,