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

 

Numbers
Chapter 3

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
[11] [12] [13] [14] [15] [16] [17] [18] [19] [20]
[21] [22] [23] [24] [25] [26] [27] [28] [29] [30]
[31] [32] [33] [34] [35] [36] [37] [38] [39] [40]
[41] [42] [43] [44] [45] [46] [47] [48] [49] [50]
[51]

 

 

Numbers 2 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Numbers 4
Numbers 3:1
JPS 3:1 Now these are the generations of Aaron and Moses in the day that the LORD spoke with Moses in mount Sinai.
ONK 3:1 And these are the generations of Aharon and Mosheh in the day that the Lord spake with Mosheh in the mountain of Sinai.
PAL 3:1 These are the generations of Aharon and Mosheh, who were genealogized in the day that the Lord spake with Mosheh in the mountain of Sinai.
     
 
Numbers 3:2
JPS 3:2 And these are the names of the sons of Aaron: Nadab the first-born, and Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.
ONK 3:2 And these are the names of the sons of Aharon. His firstborn, Nadab; and Abihu, Elazar, and Ithamar.
PAL 3:2 And these are the names of the Beni Aharon the priests, the disciples of Moses, the Rabbi of Israel;
 
 
Numbers 3:3
JPS 3:3 These are the names of the sons of Aaron, the priests that were anointed, whom he consecrated to minister in the priest's office.
ONK 3:3 These are the names of the sons of Aharon, the priests, who were consecrated that their oblations might be offered, (and that they might) minister.
PAL 3:3 and they were called by his name in the day that they were anointed to minister in offering their oblations.
 
 
Numbers 3:4
JPS 3:4 And Nadab and Abihu died before the LORD, when they offered strange fire before the LORD, in the wilderness of Sinai, and they had no children; and Eleazar and Ithamar ministered in the priest's office in the presence of Aaron their father.
ONK 3:4 But Nadab and Abihu died before the Lord; in their offering the strange fire before the Lord in the wilderness of Sinai: and they had no children. And Elazar and Ithamar ministered before Aharon their father.
PAL 3:4 But Nadab and Abihu died by the flaming fire at the time of their offering the strange fire from their own tents; and they had no children. And Elazar and Ithamar ministered before Aharon their father.
 
 
Numbers 3:5
JPS 3:5 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying:
ONK 3:5 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
PAL 3:5 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
 
 
Numbers 3:6
JPS 3:6 'Bring the tribe of Levi near, and set them before Aaron the priest, that they may minister unto him.
ONK 3:6 Bring the tribe of Levi near, and appoint them before Aharon the priest, that they may minister with him.
PAL 3:6 Bring the tribe of Levi near, and appoint them before Aharon the priest to minister with him (or, to do him service); and let them be divided into twenty and four parties,
 
 
Numbers 3:7
JPS 3:7 And they shall keep his charge, and the charge of the whole congregation before the tent of meeting, to do the service of the tabernacle.
ONK 3:7 And they shall keep the watch and the charge of all the congregation by the tabernacle of ordinance to perform the service of the tabernacle
PAL 3:7 and they shall keep his charge, and the charge of all the congregation before the tabernacle of ordinance, to perform the work of the tabernacle;
 
 
Numbers 3:8
JPS 3:8 And they shall keep all the furniture of the tent of meeting, and the charge of the children of Israel, to do the service of the tabernacle.
ONK 3:8 And they shall keep all the vessels of the tabernacle of ordinance, and the charge of the sons of Israel to perform the service of the tabernacle.
PAL 3:8 and they shall have charge of all the vessels of the tabernacle of ordinance, and the charge of the sons of Israel to do the service of the tabernacle.
 
 
Numbers 3:9
JPS 3:9 And thou shalt give the Levites unto Aaron and to his sons; they are wholly given unto him from the children of Israel.
ONK 3:9 And thou shalt give the Levites unto Aharon, and to his sons; they are delivered and given to him from the sons of Israel.
PAL 3:9 And I have given the Levites unto Aharon and his sons; a gift are they given and delivered to him from among the sons of Israel;
 
 
Numbers 3:10
JPS 3:10 And thou shalt appoint Aaron and his sons, that they may keep their priesthood; and the common man that draweth nigh shall be put to death.'
ONK 3:10
PAL 3:10 and number thou Aharon and his sons, that they may keep their priesthood; and the stranger who cometh near shall be slain by the flame from before the Lord.
 
 
Numbers 3:11
JPS 3:11 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying:
ONK 3:11 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
PAL 3:11 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
 
 
Numbers 3:12
JPS 3:12 'And I, behold, I have taken the Levites from among the children of Israel instead of every first-born that openeth the womb among the children of Israel; and the Levites shall be Mine;
ONK 3:12 And I, behold, I have brought near the Levites from among the sons of Israel instead of every firstborn that openeth the womb of the sons of Israel; and the Levites shall minister before Me.
PAL 3:12 And I, behold, I have brought nigh the Levites from among the sons of Israel, instead of all the first-born who open the womb among the sons of Israel; and the Levites shall minister before Me.
 
 
Numbers 3:13
JPS 3:13 for all the first-born are Mine: on the day that I smote all the first-born in the land of Egypt I hallowed unto Me all the first-born in Israel, both man and beast, Mine they shall be: I am the LORD.'
ONK 3:13 For every firstborn is Mine; on the day that I slew every firstborn in the land of Mizraim, I sanctified before Me every firstborn in Israel from man to animal; they are Mine: I am the Lord.
PAL 3:13 For every first-born among the sons of Israel is Mine, from the day when I slew every first-born in the land of Mizraim; I have sanctified before Me every first-born in Israel; from man to animal, they are Mine: I am the Lord.
 
 
Numbers 3:14
JPS 3:14 And the LORD spoke unto Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, saying:
ONK 3:14 And the Lord spake with Mosheh in the wilderness of Sinai, saying:
PAL 3:14 And the Lord spake with Mosheh in the wilderness of Sinai, saying:
 
 
Numbers 3:15
JPS 3:15 'Number the children of Levi by their fathers' houses, by their families; every male from a month old and upward shalt thou number them.'
ONK 3:15 Number the sons of Levi, after the house of their fathers, by their families; every male from a month old and upward shalt thou number them.
PAL 3:15 Number the sons of Levi according to the house of their fathers and their families; every male from a month old and upward shalt thou number them.
 
 
Numbers 3:16
JPS 3:16 And Moses numbered them according to the word of the LORD, as he was commanded.
ONK 3:16 And Mosheh numbered them according to the word of the Lord, as he had been commanded.
PAL 3:16 Moses therefore numbered them according to the mouth of the Word of the Lord, as he had been commanded.
 
 
Numbers 3:17
JPS 3:17 And these were the sons of Levi by their names: Gershon, and Kohath, and Merari.
ONK 3:17 And these were the sons of Levi by their names: Gershon and Kehath and Merari.
PAL 3:17 And these were the sons of Levi by their names: Gershon, Kehath, and Merari.
 
 
Numbers 3:18
JPS 3:18 And these are the names of the sons of Gershon by their families: Libni and Shimei.
ONK 3:18 And these are the names of the Beni Gershon after their families: Lebni and Shemei.
PAL 3:18 And these are the names of the Beni Gershon, according to their families, Libni and Shemei.
 
 
Numbers 3:19
JPS 3:19 And the sons of Kohath by their families: Amram and Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel.
ONK 3:19 And the Beni Kehath after their families: Amram and Izhar, Hebron and Uzziel.
PAL 3:19 And the Beni Kehath by their families, Amram, Jizhar, Hebron, and Uzziel.
 
 
Numbers 3:20
JPS 3:20 And the sons of Merari by their families: Mahli and Mushi. These are the families of the Levites according to their fathers' houses.
ONK 3:20 And the Beni Merari by their families, Mahali and Mushi; these are the families of the Levites after the house of their fathers.
PAL 3:20 And the Beni Merari by their families, Machli, and Mushi: these are the families of the Levites after the house of their fathers.
 
 
Numbers 3:21
JPS 3:21 Of Gershon was the family of the Libnites, and the family of the Shimeites; these are the families of the Gershonites.
ONK 3:21 Of Gershon were the family of Libni and the family of Shemei; these are the families of Gershon.
PAL 3:21 Of Gershon, the family of Libni, and the family of Shemei; these are the families of Gershon.
 
 
Numbers 3:22
JPS 3:22 Those that were numbered of them, according to the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, even those that were numbered of them were seven thousand and five hundred.
ONK 3:22 Those that were numbered of them, every male from the son of a month and upward, the number of them was seven thousand and five hundred.
PAL 3:22 The sum of them, by the numbers of all the males from a month old and upward, seven thousand five hundred.
 
 
Numbers 3:23
JPS 3:23 The families of the Gershonites were to pitch behind the tabernacle westward;
ONK 3:23 The families of Gershon shall encamp behind the tabernacle, westward:
PAL 3:23 The two families who spring from Gershon shall encamp after the tabernacle westward;
 
 
Numbers 3:24
JPS 3:24 the prince of the fathers' house of the Gershonites being Eliasaph the son of Lael,
ONK 3:24 and the Rab of the house of the fathers of Gershon, Eljasaph bar Lael.
PAL 3:24 and the Rab of the house of the fathers set over the two families shall be Eljasaph bar Lael.
 
 
Numbers 3:25
JPS 3:25 and the charge of the sons of Gershon in the tent of meeting the tabernacle, and the Tent, the covering thereof, and the screen for the door of the tent of meeting,
ONK 3:25 And the charge of the Beni Gershon in the tabernacle of ordinance (shall be) the tent and its covering, and the hanging of the door of the tabernacle of ordinance;
PAL 3:25 And the charge of the Beni Gershon in the tabernacle of ordinance shall be the tent, and the covering that overspreadeth, and the hanging of the door of the tabernacle of ordinance,
 
 
Numbers 3:26
JPS 3:26 and the hangings of the court, and the screen for the door of the court—which is by the tabernacle, and by the altar, round about—and the cords of it, even whatsoever pertaineth to the service thereof.
ONK 3:26 and the curtains of the court, and the hanging of the gate of the court which is by the tabernacle, and by the altar round about, and the cords of it, for all its service.
PAL 3:26 and the curtains of the court, and the hanging which is at the gate of the court by the tabernacle, and the altar round about, and the cords of it, for all the service thereof.
 
 
Numbers 3:27
JPS 3:27 And of Kohath was the family of the Amramites, and the family of the Izharites, and the family of the Hebronites, and the family of the Uzzielites; these are the families of the Kohathites:
ONK 3:27 And of Kehath was the family of Amram, and the family of Izhar, and the family of Hebron, and the family of Uzziel: these are the families of Kehath.
PAL 3:27 Of Kehath was the family of Amram, and the family of Izhar, and of Hebron, and Uzziel: these are the families of Kehath,
 
 
Numbers 3:28
JPS 3:28 according to the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, eight thousand and six hundred, keepers of the charge of the sanctuary.
ONK 3:28 According to the number of all the males, from the son of a month and upward, eight thousand and six hundred, keeping the charge of the sanctuary.
PAL 3:28 the numbers eight thousand six hundred, keeping the charge of the sanctuary.
 
 
Numbers 3:29
JPS 3:29 The families of the sons of Kohath were to pitch on the side of the tabernacle southward;
ONK 3:29 The families of the Beni Kehath shall encamp by the side of the tabernacle, southward.
PAL 3:29 The four families that spring from Kehath shall encamp by the south side of the tabernacle;
 
 
Numbers 3:30
JPS 3:30 the prince of the fathers' house of the families of the Kohathites being Elizaphan the son of Uzziel,
ONK 3:30 And the Rab of the house of the fathers of the Kehath families (shall be) Elizaphan bar Uzziel.
PAL 3:30 the Rab shall be Elizaphan bar Uzziel,
 
 
Numbers 3:31
JPS 3:31 and their charge the ark, and the table, and the candlestick, and the altars, and the vessels of the sanctuary wherewith the priests minister, and the screen, and all that pertaineth to the service thereof;
ONK 3:31 And their charge shall be the ark, and the table, and the candelabrum, and the altar, and the vessels of the sanctuary with which they minister, and the tent (or hanging),(3) and all (that pertaineth to) the service thereof.
PAL 3:31 and their charge, the ark, the table, the candelabrum, the altars, the vessels of the sanctuary wherewith they minister, and the veil, and that which perrtaineth to its service.
 
 
Numbers 3:32
JPS 3:32 Eleazar the son of Aaron the priest being prince of the princes of the Levites, and having the oversight of them that keep the charge of the sanctuary.
ONK 3:32 And the chief (armarkella) who is appointed over the chiefs (rabbins) of the Levites is Elazar bar Aharon the priest: under his hand shall they be appointed who have the charge of the keeping of the sanctuary.
PAL 3:32 And the Amarkol set over the chiefs of the Levites shall be Elazar bar Aharon the priest, who inquireth by Uraya and Thumaya; and under his hand shall they be appointed who keep the charge of the sanctuary.
 
 
Numbers 3:33
JPS 3:33 Of Merari was the family of the Mahlites, and the family of the Mushites; these are the families of Merari.
ONK 3:33 Of Merari, the families of Mahli and the families of Mushi.
PAL 3:33 Of Merari, the families of Machli and Mushi,
 
 
Numbers 3:34
JPS 3:34 And those that were numbered of them, according to the number of all the males, from a month old and upward, were six thousand and two hundred;
ONK 3:34 And the numbers of them, according to the numbers of all the males, from the son of a month and upwards, six thousand and two hundred.
PAL 3:34 their number six thousand two hundred,
 
 
Numbers 3:35
JPS 3:35 the prince of the fathers' house of the families of Merari being Zuriel the son of Abihail; they were to pitch on the side of the tabernacle northward;
ONK 3:35 And the Rab of the house of the fathers of the Merari families, Zuriel bar Abichael; and they shall encamp on the side of the tabernacle northward.
PAL 3:35 and the Rab Zeruel bar Abichael: they shall encamp by the tabernacle northward;
 
 
Numbers 3:36
JPS 3:36 the appointed charge of the sons of Merari being the boards of the tabernacle, and the bars thereof, and the pillars thereof, and the sockets thereof, and all the instruments thereof, and all that pertaineth to the service thereof;
ONK 3:36 And the charge(4) for the custody of the sons of Merari shall be the boards of the tabernacle, and its bars, and its pillars, and its sockets, and all its vessels, and whatever (pertaineth) to its service;
PAL 3:36 and that delivered to their charge shall be the boards of the tabernacle, its bars, pillars, and sockets, and all (that pertains to) the service thereof.
 
 
Numbers 3:37
JPS 3:37 and the pillars of the court round about, and their sockets, and their pins, and their cords.
ONK 3:37 and the pillars of the court round about, and their sockets, their pins, and their cords.
PAL 3:37 The pillars of the court also round about, their sockets, pins, and cords.
 
 
Numbers 3:38
JPS 3:38 And those that were to pitch before the tabernacle eastward, before the tent of meeting toward the sunrising, were Moses, and Aaron and his sons, keeping the charge of the sanctuary, even the charge for the children of Israel; and the common man that drew nigh was to be put to death.
ONK 3:38 But they who encamp before the tabernacle eastward, even before the tabernacle of ordinance toward the sunrise, shall be Mosheh, and Aharon and his sons, keeping charge of the sanctuary, to watch over the children of Israel; and the stranger who cometh near shall be put to death.
PAL 3:38 But they who encamp before the tabernacle of ordinance eastward (shall be) Mosheh and Aharon, and his sons; keeping charge of the sanctuary and of Israel; and the stranger who draweth near shall be slain by flaming fire from before the Lord.
 
 
Numbers 3:39
JPS 3:39 All that were numbered of the Levites, whom Moses and Aaron numbered at the commandment of the LORD, by their families, all the males from a month old and upward, were twenty and two thousand.
ONK 3:39 All who were numbered of the Levites whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered by the word of the Lord, by their families, every male, from the son of a month and upward, twenty and two thousand.(5)
PAL 3:39 The sum of the Levites whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered by the mouth of the Word of the Lord was twenty-two thousand.
 
 
Numbers 3:40
JPS 3:40 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'Number all the first-born males of the children of Israel from a month old and upward, and take the number of their names.
ONK 3:40 And the Lord spake unto Mosheh, Number all the firstborn males of the children of Israel, from the son of a month upward, and the number of their names.
PAL 3:40 And the Lord said unto Mosheh, Number all the first-born males among the sons of Israel, from a month old and upward, and take the number of their names.
 
 
Numbers 3:41
JPS 3:41 And thou shalt take the Levites for Me, even the LORD, instead of all the first-born among the children of Israel; and the cattle of the Levites instead of all the firstlings among the cattle of the children of Israel.'
ONK 3:41 And thou shalt take the Levites before me,—I am the Lord,—instead of all the firstborn of the sons of Israel; and the cattle of the Levites instead of all the firstlings of the cattle of the Beni Israel.
PAL 3:41 And bring near the Levites before me—I am the Lord—instead of all the firstborn among the sons of Israel, and all the cattle of the Levites instead of all the firstling cattle of the children of Israel.
 
 
Numbers 3:42
JPS 3:42 And Moses numbered, as the LORD commanded him, all the first-born among the children of Israel.
ONK 3:42 And Mosheh numbered, as the Lord commanded him, all the firstborn of the sons of Israel.
PAL 3:42 And Mosheh numbered, as the Lord commanded him, all the firstborn of the sons of Israel:
 
 
Numbers 3:43
JPS 3:43 And all the first-born males according to the number of names, from a month old and upward, of those that were numbered of them, were twenty and two thousand two hundred and threescore and thirteen.
ONK 3:43 And all the firstborn males, by the number of their names, from the son of a month and upward by their numbers, were twenty and two thousand two hundred and seventy and three.
PAL 3:43 the sum of their number was twenty-two thousand two hundred and seventy-three.
 
 
Numbers 3:44
JPS 3:44 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying:
ONK 3:44 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
PAL 3:44 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
 
 
Numbers 3:45
JPS 3:45 'Take the Levites instead of all the first-born among the children of Israel, and the cattle of the Levites instead of their cattle; and the Levites shall be Mine, even the LORD'S.
ONK 3:45 Take the Levites instead of all the firstborn of the Beni Israel, and the cattle of the Levites instead of their cattle; and the Levites shall minister before Me: I am the Lord.
PAL 3:45 Bring near the Levites instead of every first-born among Israel, and the cattle of the Levites instead of their cattle, that the Levites may minister before me: I am the Lord.
 
 
Numbers 3:46
JPS 3:46 And as for the redemption of the two hundred and three score and thirteen of the first-born of the children of Israel, that are over and above the number of the Levites,
ONK 3:46 And of the redeemed ones of the two hundred and seventy and three of the sons of Israel who are more than the Levites,
PAL 3:46 And for the redemption of the two hundred and seventy and three of the first-born of the Beni Israel, who are more (than the number of) the Levites,
 
 
Numbers 3:47
JPS 3:47 thou shalt take five shekels apiece by the poll; after the shekel of the sanctuary shalt thou take them—the shekel is twenty gerahs.
ONK 3:47 thou shalt take of each five shekels, by poll, in the shekel of the sanctuary shalt thou take; twenty mahin are a shekel.
PAL 3:47 thou shalt take of each five shekels by poll, in the shekel of the sanctuary shalt thou take, twenty mahin to the shekel.
 
 
Numbers 3:48
JPS 3:48 And thou shalt give the money wherewith they that remain over of them are redeemed unto Aaron and to his sons.'
ONK 3:48 And thou shalt give the silver of the redeemed who exceed them to Aharon and his sons.
PAL 3:48 And thou shalt give the shekel unto Aharon, and to his sons, as the redemption of them who are more than they.
 
 
Numbers 3:49
JPS 3:49 And Moses took the redemption-money from them that were over and above them that were redeemed by the Levites;
ONK 3:49 And Mosheh took the silver of the redeemed who were more than the redeemed by the Levites.
PAL 3:49 And Mosheh took the redemption (money) of them who were above those who were released by the Levites,
 
 
Numbers 3:50
JPS 3:50 from the first-born of the children of Israel took he the money: a thousand three hundred and threescore and five shekels, after the shekel of the sanctuary.
ONK 3:50 Of the firstborn of the Beni Israel he took the silver, a thousand and three hundred and sixty-five shekels, in the shekel of the sanctuary.
PAL 3:50 one thousand three hundred and sixty-five shekels;
 
 
Numbers 3:51
JPS 3:51 And Moses gave the redemption-money unto Aaron and to his sons, according to the word of the LORD, as the LORD commanded Moses.
ONK 3:51 And Mosheh gave the silver of the redeemed ones to Aharon and to his sons, by the Word of the Lord, as the Lord had commanded Mosheh.
PAL 3:51 and Mosheh gave the redemption silver to Aharon, and to his sons, according to the mouth of the Word of the Lord, as the Lord commanded Mosheh.
 
 
Numbers 2 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Numbers 4

 

Copyright © 2012 JCR
All research and online books are
original to this site unless otherwise noted.