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Numbers 16:2

    Numbers 16:2 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the assembly, famous in the congregation, men of renown:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the assembly, famous in the congregation, men of renown:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the congregation, called to the assembly, men of renown;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And came before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty chiefs of the people, men of good name who had a place in the meeting of the people.

    Webster's Revision

    and they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the congregation, called to the assembly, men of renown;

    World English Bible

    and they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred fifty princes of the congregation, called to the assembly, men of renown;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and they rose up before Moses, with certain of the children of Israel, two hundred and fifty princes of the congregation, called to the assembly, men of renown:

    Definitions for Numbers 16:2

    Renown - A great name or well-known.

    Barnes' Notes on Numbers 16:2

    The "princes" appear to have belonged to the other tribes (compare Numbers 27:3).

    Wesley's Notes on Numbers 16:2

    16:2 Rose up - That is, conspired together, and put their design in execution. Before Moses - Not obscurely, but openly and boldly, not fearing nor regarding the presence of Moses.