Comparison of Pentateuch:
Jewish Publication Society 1917
Targums Onkelos,
Jonathan Ben Uzziel/Palestinian,
Jerusalem Fragments

 

Deuteronomy
Chapter 2

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Deuteronomy 1 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Deuteronomy 3
Deuteronomy 2:1
JPS 2:1 Then we turned, and took our journey into the wilderness by the way to the Red Sea, as the LORD spoke unto me; and we compassed mount Seir many days.
ONK 2:1 And we turned, and journeyed to the wilderness by the way of the Sea of Suph, as the Lord had told us; and we encompassed the mountain of Seir many days.
PAL 2:1 And turning we journeyed into the wilderness, by the way of the Sea of Suph, as the Lord had bidden me, and we compassed Mount Gebal many days.
     
 
Deuteronomy 2:2
JPS 2:2 And the LORD spoke unto me, saying:
ONK 2:2 And the Lord spake to me, saying:
PAL 2:2 And the Lord spake to me, saying:
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:3
JPS 2:3 'Ye have compassed this mountain long enough; turn you northward.
ONK 2:3 You have been about this mountain enough for you: turn you northward;
PAL 2:3 It is enough for you to have dwelt about this mountain: turn you to the north,
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:4
JPS 2:4 And command thou the people, saying: Ye are to pass through the border of your brethren the children of Esau, that dwell in Seir; and they will be afraid of you; take ye good heed unto yourselves therefore;
ONK 2:4 and command the people, saying: You are going through the coasts of your brethren, the sons of Esau, who dwell in Seir; and they will be afraid of you. Take great heed,
PAL 2:4 and command the people, saying, You are to pass by the border of your brethren, the children of Esau, who dwell in Gebala, and they will be afraid of you; be very heedful therefore;
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:5
JPS 2:5 contend not with them; for I will not give you of their land, no, not so much as for the sole of the foot to tread on; because I have given mount Seir unto Esau for a possession.
ONK 2:5 quarrel not with them; for I will not give you of their land, not so much as you may tread upon with the sole of the foot; for the inheritance of Mount Seir I have given to Esau.
PAL 2:5 provoke them not; for of their land I have not given you as much as the sole of the foot; for I have given Mount Gebal an inheritance unto Esau on account of the honour which he did unto his father.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:6
JPS 2:6 Ye shall purchase food of them for money, that ye may eat; and ye shall also buy water of them for money, that ye may drink.
ONK 2:6 You shall buy provision of them with silver, that you may eat; and water, with, silver, that you may drink;
PAL 2:6 You shall buy fresh provision of them for silver, that you may eat, and water shall you buy with silver, to drink. Be careful that you vex them not:
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:7
JPS 2:7 For the LORD thy God hath blessed thee in all the work of thy hand; He hath known thy walking through this great wilderness; these forty years the LORD thy God hath been with thee; thou hast lacked nothing.'
ONK 2:7 for the Lord thy God hath blessed thee in all the works of thy hands; He hath given thee sufficient for thy need in thy going about in this great wilderness; these forty years the Word of the Lord thy God hath been thy helper, thou hast not wanted any thing.
PAL 2:7 for the Lord your God hath blessed you in all the works of your hands, he hath supplied your wants in thy journeying in the great wilderness; these forty years hath the Word of the Lord your God been your helper; you have not wanted anything.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:8
JPS 2:8 So we passed by from our brethren the children of Esau, that dwell in Seir, from the way of the Arabah, from Elath and from Ezion-geber. And we turned and passed by the way of the wilderness of Moab.
ONK 2:8 And we passed by from our brethren, the sons of Esau, who dwelt in Seir, by the way of the plain from Elath, and from Ezion Geber; and turned and passed by the way of the wilderness of Moab.
PAL 2:8 So we passed by our brethren the sons of Esau, who dwell in Gebala, from Elath and the fortress of Tarnegola, and turned and went by the way of the wilderness of Moab.
JER 2:8 So we passed by our brethren the sons of Esau, who dwell in Gebala, by the way of the plain from Elath and from the fortress of Tarnegola, and we turned and went by the way of the wilderness of Moab.
 
Deuteronomy 2:9
JPS 2:9 And the LORD said unto me: 'Be not at enmity with Moab, neither contend with them in battle; for I will not give thee of his land for a possession; because I have given Ar unto the children of Lot for a possession.
ONK 2:9 And the Lord said to me, Distress not the Moabaee, nor stir thyself to make war with them; for I will not give thee any of their land to inherit, for I have given Lechiath unto the children of Lot for an inheritance.
PAL 2:9 And the Lord spake to me, saying: Thou shalt not aggrieve the Moabaee, nor make war against them; for I have not given you their land to inherit, because I have given Lachaiath for a possession to the children of Lot.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:10
JPS 2:10 The Emim dwelt therein aforetime, a people great, and many, and tall, as the Anakim;
ONK 2:10 The Emethanee in old times dwelt in it; a people great and many, and strong as the giants.
PAL 2:10 The Emthanaia dwelt in it of old, a people great and many, and mighty as the giants.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:11
JPS 2:11 these also are accounted Rephaim, as the Anakim; but the Moabites call them Emim.
ONK 2:11 They were reputed as giants, and like giants also they were; but the Moabites called them Emethanee.(4)
PAL 2:11 The giants(5) who dwelt in the plain of Geyonbere were also reputed as the giants who perished in the Flood; but the Moabites called them Emethanee.(6)
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:12
JPS 2:12 And in Seir dwelt the Horites aforetime, but the children of Esau succeeded them; and they destroyed them from before them, and dwelt in their stead; as Israel did unto the land of his possession, which the LORD gave unto them.
ONK 2:12 And in Seir dwelt the Horaee in former times; but the sons of Esau drave them out, and destroyed them, and dwelt in their places, as Israel did(5) in the land of his inheritance which the Lord gave to them.
PAL 2:12 And in Gebala dwelt the Genosaia in old times, and the Beni Esau drave them out and destroyed them, and dwelt in their place; as did Israel in the land of their inheritance, which the Lord gave to them.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:13
JPS 2:13 Now rise up, and get you over the brook Zered.' And we went over the brook Zered.
ONK 2:13 Now arise (said I), and go over the stream of Zared. And we passed over the stream of Zared.
PAL 2:13 Now arise, and pass over the stream of Tarvaja. And we crossed the stream of Tarvaja.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:14
JPS 2:14 And the days in which we came from Kadesh-barnea, until we were come over the brook Zered, were thirty and eight years; until all the generation, even the men of war, were consumed from the midst of the camp, as the LORD swore unto them.
ONK 2:14 And the days in which we were journeying from Rekem Giah until we crossed the stream of Zared were thirty and eight years, till all the generation of the men of war were consumed from the camp, as the Lord had sworn to them.
PAL 2:14 And the days in which (from the time) we came from Rekem Giah till we crossed the stream of Tarvaja, were thirty and eight years, until all the generation of the men of war were wasted out from the camp, as the Lord had sworn to them.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:15
JPS 2:15 Moreover the hand of the LORD was against them, to discomfit them from the midst of the camp, until they were consumed.
ONK 2:15 For the plague stroke from before the Lord was upon them to destroy them from among the host till they were consumed.
PAL 2:15 But a plague also from the Lord had scourged them to consume them from the host, until they were brought to an end.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:16
JPS 2:16 So it came to pass, when all the men of war were consumed and dead from among the people,
ONK 2:16 When all the men of war had been consumed, and had died away from among the people,
PAL 2:16 And when all the men of war, the makers of the high places, were consumed by dying out of the host,
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:17
JPS 2:17 that the LORD spoke unto me saying:
ONK 2:17 the Lord spake with me, saying:
PAL 2:17 the Lord spake with me, saying:
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:18
JPS 2:18 'Thou art this day to pass over the border of Moab, even Ar;
ONK 2:18 Thou art today to pass by Lechaiath, the frontier of Moab.
PAL 2:18 You are this day to pass the border of Moab towards Lechaiath.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:19
JPS 2:19 and when thou comest nigh over against the children of Ammon, harass them not, nor contend with them; for I will not give thee of the land of the children of Ammon for a possession; because I have given it unto the children of Lot for a possession.
ONK 2:19 But when thou comest nigh over against the Beni Ammon, be not troublesome to them, nor provoke thyself to make war with them; for I have not given to thee of the land of the Beni Ammon any inheritance; for I have given it to the children of Lot to inherit.—
PAL 2:19 But coming near over against the children of Ammon, you are not to vex, nor provoke them to war; for I have not given you the land of the Beni Ammon for a possession: I have given it an inheritance to the children of Lot, for the sake of Abraham's righteousness.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:20
JPS 2:20 That also is accounted a land of Rephaim: Rephaim dwelt therein aforetime; but the Ammonites call them Zamzummim,
ONK 2:20 That also was reputed a land of giants; in old times giants did dwell in it, and the Ammonites called them Hashbanee;
PAL 2:20 That also was accounted a land of giants; in old time the giants dwelt in it, and the Ammonites called them Zimthanee,
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:21
JPS 2:21 a people great, and many, and tall, as the Anakim; but the LORD destroyed them before them; and they succeeded them, and dwelt in their stead;
ONK 2:21 a people great and many, and strong as giants, but the Lord destroyed them before them, and cast them out, and they dwelt in their places.
PAL 2:21 a people great and mighty as giants: but the Word of the Lord destroyed them, and drave them out before them, and they dwelt in their place;
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:22
JPS 2:22 as He did for the children of Esau, that dwell in Seir, when He destroyed the Horites from before them; and they succeeded them, and dwelt in their stead even unto this day;
ONK 2:22 As did the sons of Esau who dwelt in Seir, when He destroyed the Horaee from before them, and drave them out, and they have dwelt in their places unto this day.
PAL 2:22 as He did for the Beni Esau who dwell in Seir: for He destroyed the Horaee before them, and drave them out, and they dwell in their place to this day.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:23
JPS 2:23 and the Avvim, that dwelt in villages as far as Gaza, the Caphtorim, that came forth out of Caphtor, destroyed them, and dwelt in their stead.
ONK 2:23 And the Avaee, who dwelt in Pheziach unto Hazah, destroyed the Kaphutkaee, who came out of Kaphutkaia, and dwelt in their place.
PAL 2:23 And the rest of the escaped of the Kenaanah which dwelt in the cities of Dephia to Gaza, the Kapotkaee who came out of Kapotkaia destroyed them, and dwelt in their place.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:24
JPS 2:24 Rise ye up, take your journey, and pass over the valley of Arnon; behold, I have given into thy hand Sihon the Amorite, king of Heshbon, and his land; begin to possess it, and contend with him in battle.
ONK 2:24 Arise, remove, and pass over the river of Arnon: behold, I have delivered into thy hand Sihon, king of Heshbon, the Amorite, and his land; begin to cast him out, and rouse thyself to make battle with him.
PAL 2:24 Arise, take your journey, and pass over the river Arnona; behold, I have delivered into your hands Sihon the king of Heshbon and the Amoraah, and his land: begin to drive them out, and to provoke him to wage war.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:25
JPS 2:25 This day will I begin to put the dread of thee and the fear of thee upon the peoples that are under the whole heaven, who, when they hear the report of thee, shall tremble, and be in anguish because of thee.'
ONK 2:25 This day will I begin to put dread of thee and fear of thee upon the face of the peoples which are under the whole heavens, who shall hear thy fame, and be broken before thee.
PAL 2:25 Today I will begin to put thy terror and fear upon the faces of all the peoples which are under the whole heavens, who shall hear the report of thy virtue, that the sun and moon have stood still, and have ceased from speaking (their) song for the space of a day and a half, standing still in their habitation until thou hadst done battle with Sihon; and they will shiver and tremble before thee.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:26
JPS 2:26 And I sent messengers out of the wilderness of Kedemoth unto Sihon king of Heshbon with words of peace, saying:
ONK 2:26 And I sent ambassadors from the wilderness of Kedemoth unto Sihon king of Heshbon with words of peace, saying,
PAL 2:26 And I sent messengers from Nehardea, which is by the wilderness of Kedemoth, to Sihon king of the Amorites, with words of peace, saying,
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:27
JPS 2:27 'Let me pass through thy land; I will go along by the highway, I will neither turn unto the right hand nor to the left.
ONK 2:27 May I pass through thy land by the way? I will go by the way, nor turn to the right or the left:
PAL 2:27 I would pass through thy land; by the way which is the beaten road will I go; I will not turn aside to do thee harm on the right hand or the left.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:28
JPS 2:28 Thou shalt sell me food for money, that I may eat; and give me water for money, that I may drink; only let me pass through on my feet;
ONK 2:28 thou shalt sell me provision for silver, and I will eat; and give me water for silver, and I will drink; I will only go through on my feet:
PAL 2:28 I will buy fresh provision with silver, to eat, and thou shalt give me water for silver, to drink; I will only pass through:
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:29
JPS 2:29 as the children of Esau that dwell in Seir, and the Moabites that dwell in Ar, did unto me; until I shall pass over the Jordan into the land which the LORD our God giveth us.'
ONK 2:29 as the Beni Esau who dwell in Seir, and the Moabaee who dwell in Lechaiath, did to me, until I pass over Jordan to the land which the Lord our God shall give to us.
PAL 2:29 as the Beni Esau, who dwell in Gebal, and the Moabaee, who dwell in Lechaiath, have done to me, uutil the time that I pass over the Jordan into the land which the Lord our God giveth us.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:30
JPS 2:30 But Sihon king of Heshbon would not let us pass by him; for the LORD thy God hardened his spirit, and made his heart obstinate, that He might deliver him into thy hand, as appeareth this day.
ONK 2:30 But Sihon king of Heshbon was not willing to permit us to pass through his coasts; for the Lord thy God hardened his spirit and strengthened his heart, that He might deliver him into thy hand, as at this day.
PAL 2:30 But Sihon the king of Heshbon was not willing to allow us to pass through his borders; for the Lord our God had hardened the form of his spirit, and made his heart obstinate, to deliver him into thy hand as at this day.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:31
JPS 2:31 And the LORD said unto me: 'Behold, I have begun to deliver up Sihon and his land before thee; begin to possess his land.'
ONK 2:31 And the Lord said to me, See, I have begun to deliver to thee Sihon and his country; begin thou to drive him out, that thou mayest inherit his land.
PAL 2:31 And the Lord said to me, See, within the space of a sun and a moon I have begun to deliver Sihon and his country into thy hand; begin thou to cast him out, to inherit his land.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:32
JPS 2:32 Then Sihon came out against us, he and all his people, unto battle at Jahaz.
ONK 2:32 And Sihon came forth to meet us, he and all his people, to give battle at Jahaz;
PAL 2:32 And Sihon came out to meet us, he and all his people, to do battle at Jehaz.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:33
JPS 2:33 And the LORD our God delivered him up before us; and we smote him, and his sons, and all his people.
ONK 2:33 and the Word of the Lord our God delivered him up before us, and we smote him, and his sons, and all his people.
PAL 2:33 And the Lord our God delivered him up before us, and we smote him, and his children, and all his people.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:34
JPS 2:34 And we took all his cities at that time, and utterly destroyed every city, the men, and the women, and the little ones; we left none remaining;
ONK 2:34 And we subdued all his cities at that time, and consumed all the towns, and the men, women, and children, and left none to escape.
PAL 2:34 And we subdued all his cities at that time, and destroyed all the towns, the men, women, and children, we left none to escape;
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:35
JPS 2:35 only the cattle we took for a prey unto ourselves, with the spoil of the cities which we had taken.
ONK 2:35 Only the cattle was a booty to us, and the spoil of the cities which we subdued.
PAL 2:35 only the cattle took we for prey, and the spoil of the towns which we subdued.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:36
JPS 2:36 From Aroer, which is on the edge of the valley of Arnon, and from the city that is in the valley, even unto Gilead, there was not a city too high for us: the LORD our God delivered up all before us.
ONK 2:36 From Aroer which is upon the bank of the river of Arnon, and the city that is by the river, even unto Gilead, there was no city too strong for us; for the Lord our God delivered all before us.
PAL 2:36 From Aroer, on the bank of the river Arnona, and the city which is built in the midst of the river, even unto Gilead, there was no city too strong for us, the Lord our God gave all of them up before us.
 
 
Deuteronomy 2:37
JPS 2:37 Only to the land of the children of Ammon thou camest not near; all the side of the river Jabbok, and the cities of the hill-country, and wheresoever the LORD our God forbade us.
ONK 2:37 Only to the land of the Beni Ammon thou didst not come near, nor to all the side of the river Jubeka, nor the cities of the mountain, nor to any of which the Lord our God had commanded us.
PAL 2:37 Only to the land of the children of Ammon we went not nigh, nor to any place on the river Jobeka, nor to the cities of the mountain, according to all that the Lord our God had commanded us.
 
 
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