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Numbers 33:48

    Numbers 33:48 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they departed from the mountains of Abarim, and pitched in the plains of Moab by Jordan near Jericho.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they departed from the mountains of Abarim, and pitched in the plains of Moab by Jordan near Jericho.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they journeyed from the mountains of Abarim, and encamped in the plains of Moab by the Jordan at Jericho.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And they went on from the mountains of Abarim, and put up their tents in the lowlands of Moab by Jordan at Jericho;

    Webster's Revision

    And they journeyed from the mountains of Abarim, and encamped in the plains of Moab by the Jordan at Jericho.

    World English Bible

    They traveled from the mountains of Abarim, and encamped in the plains of Moab by the Jordan at Jericho.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they journeyed from the mountains of Abarim, and pitched in the plains of Moab by the Jordan at Jericho.

    Clarke's Commentary on Numbers 33:48

    The Plains of Moab - This was the scene of the transactions between Balaam and Balak; see Numbers 23, 24, 25.

    Stat. 42.

    Wesley's Notes on Numbers 33:48

    33:48 Shittim - The place where the people sinned in the matter of Peor, is here called Abel - Shittim - Abel signifies mourning; and probably this place was so called, from the mourning of Israel for that sin, and the heavy punishment inflicted on the sinners.