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

 

Numbers
Chapter 4

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Numbers 3 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Numbers 5
Numbers 4:1
JPS 4:1 And the LORD spoke unto Moses and unto Aaron, saying:
ONK 4:1 And the Lord spake with Mosheh and with Aharon, saying:
PAL 4:1 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
     
 
Numbers 4:2
JPS 4:2 'Take the sum of the sons of Kohath from among the sons of Levi, by their families, by their fathers' houses,
ONK 4:2 Take the reckoning of the Beni Kehath from among the sons of Levi by the house of their fathers,
PAL 4:2 Take the account of the sous of Kehath from among the Beni Levi,
 
 
Numbers 4:3
JPS 4:3 from thirty years old and upward even until fifty years old, all that enter upon the service, to do work in the tent of meeting.
ONK 4:3 from thirty years and upward, unto fifty years; all that come to the host, to do the work of the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 4:3 from thirty years and upwards to fifty years, every one who cometh by the band to do the work in the tabernacle of ordinance.
 
 
Numbers 4:4
JPS 4:4 This is the service of the sons of Kohath in the tent of meeting, about the most holy things:
ONK 4:4 And this (shall be) the service of the Beni Kehath in the tabernacle of ordinance,—the Holy of Holies.
PAL 4:4 This is the service of the Beni Kehath, in the tabernacle of ordinance (with) the most holy things.
 
 
Numbers 4:5
JPS 4:5 when the camp setteth forward, Aaron shall go in, and his sons, and they shall take down the veil of the screen, and cover the ark of the testimony with it;
ONK 4:5 And Aharon and his sons shall enter in, what time the camp is to proceed; and they shall unloose the veil that is hung, and cover therewith the ark of the testimony,
PAL 4:5 But whenever the camp is to be removed, Aharon and his sons shall enter, and unloose the veil that is spread, and cover up the Ark of the Testimony,
 
 
Numbers 4:6
JPS 4:6 and shall put thereon a covering of sealskin, and shall spread over it a cloth all of blue, and shall set the staves thereof.
ONK 4:6 and put over it a covering of hyacinthine skins, and overspread it with a wrapper, wholly purple, having inset its staves.
PAL 4:6 and put over it the covering of hyacinthine skin, and overspread it with a wrapper of twined work, and inset its staves.
 
 
Numbers 4:7
JPS 4:7 And upon the table of showbread they shall spread a cloth of blue, and put thereon the dishes, and the pans, and the bowls, and the jars wherewith to pour out; and the continual bread shall remain thereon.
ONK 4:7 And upon the table of the presence bread they shall spread a wrapper of purple, and on it put the bowls and mortars, and the measures and cups for libations, and the bread that is ever on it;
PAL 4:7 And over the table of the presence bread they shall spread a wrapper of purple, and set upon it the vials, and the spoons, and the vases, and the libation cups; but the bread shall be upon it evermore.
JER 4:7 Vials
 
Numbers 4:8
JPS 4:8 And they shall spread upon them a cloth of scarlet, and cover the same with a covering of sealskin, and shall set the staves thereof.
ONK 4:8 and overspread it with a wrapper of scarlet, and cover it with a covering of hyacinth skins, having inset its staves.
PAL 4:8 And they shall spread upon it a wrapper of scarlet, and cover it with a covering of hyacinthine skin, and inset its staves.
 
 
Numbers 4:9
JPS 4:9 And they shall take a cloth of blue, and cover the candlestick of the light, and its lamps, and its tongs, and its snuffdishes, and all the oil vessels thereof, wherewith they minister unto it.
ONK 4:9 And they shall take a purple wrapper, and cover the candelabrum of the light, and its lamps, and its tongs, and its snuff dishes, and all the vessels of the service by which they serve it;
PAL 4:9 And they shall take a purple wrapper, and cover the candelabrum that lighteth, and its lamps, its tongs, its snuff-dishes, and all the vessels of service by which they attend it.
JER 4:9 Snuffers.
 
Numbers 4:10
JPS 4:10 And they shall put it and all the vessels thereof within a covering of sealskin, and shall put it upon a bar.
ONK 4:10 and put it and all its vessels into a covering of hyacinthine skins, and set it upon a bar.
PAL 4:10 And they shall put it and all its vessels in a covering of hyacinthine skin, and place it upon a rest.
JER 4:10 Upon a beam.
 
Numbers 4:11
JPS 4:11 And upon the golden altar they shall spread a cloth of blue, and cover it with a covering of sealskin, and shall set the staves thereof.
ONK 4:11 And upon the golden altar they shall spread a purple wrapper, and cover it with a covering of hyacinth skins, and fix its staves.
PAL 4:11 And upon the golden altar they shall spread a purple vest, and cover it with a covering of hyacinthine skin, and inset its staves.
 
 
Numbers 4:12
JPS 4:12 And they shall take all the vessels of ministry, wherewith they minister in the sanctuary, and put them in a cloth of blue, and cover them with a covering of sealskin, and shall put them on a bar.
ONK 4:12 And they shall take all the vessels of the ministry with which they minister in the sanctuary, and put them in a cloth of purple, aud cover them with a covering of hyacinth skins, and set them upon bars.
PAL 4:12 And they shall take all the vessels of the service with which they minister in the sanctuary, and wrap them in a covering of hyacinthine skins, and place it upon a
 
 
Numbers 4:13
JPS 4:13 And they shall take away the ashes from the altar, and spread a purple cloth thereon.
ONK 4:13 And they shall collect the cinders from the altar, and spread upon it a wrapper of crimson,
PAL 4:13 And they shall remove the cinders from, the altar, and overspread it with a covering of crimson.
JER 4:13 And they shall take away from the altar,
 
Numbers 4:14
JPS 4:14 And they shall put upon it all the vessels thereof, wherewith they minister about it, the fire-pans, the flesh-hooks, and the shovels, and the basins, all the vessels of the altar; and they shall spread upon it a covering of sealskin, and set the staves thereof.
ONK 4:14 and put thereon all its vessels by which they minister upon it; censers, fleshhooks, shovels, and basins; all the vessels of the altar; and spread over it a covering of hyacinthine skins, and inset its staves.
PAL 4:14 and put upon it all its vessels with which it is served, the cinder-holders, flesh-hooks, prongs, and basins, even all the vessels of the altar, and spread upon it a covering of hyacinthine skin, and inset its staves.
 
 
Numbers 4:15
JPS 4:15 And when Aaron and his sons have made an end of covering the holy furniture, and all the holy vessels, as the camp is to set forward—after that, the sons of Kohath shall come to bear them; but they shall not touch the holy things, lest they die. These things are the burden of the sons of Kohath in the tent of meeting.
ONK 4:15 And when Aharon and his sons have completed to cover up the sanctuary, and all the vessels of the sanctuary in the moving of the camp, the sons of Kehath shall go in to carry (them), but they shall not touch the holy things (themselves), lest they die; but these are the burden of the sons of Kehath in the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 4:15 And after Aharon and his sons have completed to cover the sanctuary, and all the vessels thereof, when the camp is to go forward, then the sons of Kehath may enter in to carry: but they shall not touch any holy thing, lest they die by the flaming fire. This is the burden of the sons of Kehath in the tabernacle of ordinance.
 
 
Numbers 4:16
JPS 4:16 And the charge of Eleazar the son of Aaron the priest shall be the oil for the light, and the sweet incense, and the continual meal-offering, and the anointing oil: he shall have the charge of all the tabernacle, and of all that therein is, whether it be the sanctuary, or the furniture thereof.'
ONK 4:16 And that delivered unto Elazar bar Aharon the priest (shall be) the oil for the light, and the aromatic incense, and the continual mincha, and the anointing oil, (with) the charge of all the tabernacle, and whatever belongeth to the sanctuary and its vessels.
PAL 4:16 And that delivered to Elazar bar Aharon the priest shall be the oil for the light, the aromatic incense, the perpetual mincha, the oil of anointing, and the custody of all the tabernacle, and whatever is in it in the sanctuary and its vessels.
 
 
Numbers 4:17
JPS 4:17 And the LORD spoke unto Moses and unto Aaron, saying:
ONK 4:17 And the Lord spake with Mosheh and with Aharon, saying:
PAL 4:17 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
 
 
Numbers 4:18
JPS 4:18 'Cut ye not off the tribe of the families of the Kohathites from among the Levites;
ONK 4:18 Cut not off the tribe of the family of Kehath from among the Levites;(6)
PAL 4:18 Thou shalt not give occasion for the tribe of the family of Kehath to perish among the Levites.
 
 
Numbers 4:19
JPS 4:19 but thus do unto them, that they may live, and not die, when they approach unto the most holy things: Aaron and his sons shall go in, and appoint them every one to his service and to his burden;
ONK 4:19 but do this to them, that they may live and not die, in their approach to the Holy of Holies: Let Aharon and his sons go in, and appoint each man his service and his burden.
PAL 4:19 But this appointment make thou for them, that they may live the life of the just, and die not by the flaming fire; they shall turn away their eyes from the Most Holy Place at the time they approach thither. Aharon and his sons shall enter, and appoint them man by man to his service and his burden.
 
 
Numbers 4:20
JPS 4:20 but they shall not go in to see the holy things as they are being covered, lest they die.'
ONK 4:20 But they shall not go in to see, when the vessels of the sanctuary are covered, lest they die.
PAL 4:20 But they shall not go in to gaze, when the priests go in to cover the vessels of the sanctuary, that they die not by the flaming fire.
JER 4:20 And the Levites shall not go in to gaze when the priests cover the vessels of the holy house, lest they die.
 
Numbers 4:21
JPS 4:21 And the LORD spoke unto Moses saying:
ONK 4:21 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
PAL 4:21 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
 
 
Numbers 4:22
JPS 4:22 'Take the sum of the sons of Gershon also, by their fathers' houses, by their families;
ONK 4:22 Take the account of the sons of Gershon also, after the house of their fathers, by their families;
PAL 4:22 Take the account of the Beni Gershon also,
 
 
Numbers 4:23
JPS 4:23 from thirty years old and upward until fifty years old shalt thou number them: all that enter in to wait upon the service, to do service in the tent of meeting.
ONK 4:23 from thirty years and upwards to fifty years shalt thou number them, of all who come by companies to perform service in the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 4:23 from thirty years to fifty years, of all who come by bands to do the work of the tabernacle of ordinance.
 
 
Numbers 4:24
JPS 4:24 This is the service of the families of the Gershonites, in serving and in bearing burdens:
ONK 4:24 This is the service of the family of Gershon, to serve and to carry.
PAL 4:24 And this is the service of the family of Gershon, to serve and to carry.
 
 
Numbers 4:25
JPS 4:25 they shall bear the curtains of the tabernacle, and the tent of meeting, its covering, and the covering of sealskin that is above upon it, and the screen for the door of the tent of meeting;
ONK 4:25 And they shall carry the curtains of the tabernacle, and the tent of the tabernacle of ordinance, its covering, and the covering of hyacinth which is over it above, and the hanging for the door of the tabernacle of ordinance;
PAL 4:25 They shall carry the curtains of the tabernacle, the tabernacle of ordinance, its covering, and the hyacinth covering which is upon it above; and the hanging of the gate of the tabernacle of ordinance;
 
 
Numbers 4:26
JPS 4:26 and the hangings of the court, and the screen for the door of the gate of the court, which is by the tabernacle and by the altar round about, and their cords, and all the instruments of their service, and whatsoever there may be to do with them, therein shall they serve.
ONK 4:26 and the curtains of the court, and the hanging that is at the entrance of the court, which is by the tabernacle and by the altar round about, and their cords, and all the instruments of their service; and with all that is delivered to them they shall perform their service.
PAL 4:26 and the curtains of the court, and the hanging for the gate of the court which is by the tabernacle round about, and their cords and all the vessels of their service, and all that is delivered to them to serve with.
 
 
Numbers 4:27
JPS 4:27 At the commandment of Aaron and his sons shall be all the service of the sons of the Gershonites, in all their burden, and in all their service; and ye shall appoint unto them in charge all their burden.
ONK 4:27 By the word of Aharon and his sons shall be all the service of the Beni Gershon, with all their burdens, and all their employment; and you shall appoint them in charge with all their burdens.
PAL 4:27 Upon the word of Aharon and his sons shall be all the service of the Beni Gershon, for all their burdens and service, and of their whole work shalt thou ordain the charge upon them.
 
 
Numbers 4:28
JPS 4:28 This is the service of the families of the sons of the Gershonites in the tent of meeting; and their charge shall be under the hand of Ithamar the son of Aaron the priest.
ONK 4:28 This is the service of the family of the Beni Gershon in the tabernacle of ordinance, and their charge shall be under the hand of Ithamar bar Aharon the priest.
PAL 4:28 This is the ministry of the family of the Beni Gershon, in the tabernacle of ordinance; and the care of them shall be in the hand of Ithamar bar Aharon the priest.
 
 
Numbers 4:29
JPS 4:29 As for the sons of Merari, thou shalt number them by their families, by their fathers' houses;
ONK 4:29 The sons of Merari number thou after the families of their father's house;
PAL 4:29 The sons of Merari shalt thou number,
 
 
Numbers 4:30
JPS 4:30 from thirty years old and upward even unto fifty years old shalt thou number them, every one that entereth upon the service, to do the work of the tent of meeting.
ONK 4:30 from a son of thirty years and upward unto fifty years, shalt thou number them, of all who come by companies to perform the service of the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 4:30 from thirty years to fifty years, every one who cometh with the band to minister in the work of the tabernacle of ordinance.
 
 
Numbers 4:31
JPS 4:31 And this is the charge of their burden, according to all their service in the tent of meeting: the boards of the tabernacle, and the bars thereof, and the pillars thereof, and the sockets thereof;
ONK 4:31 And this is the charge of their burthen of all the service in the tabernacle of ordinance; the boards of the tabernacle, and its bars, and its pillars, and their bases;
PAL 4:31 And this shall be the charge of the burdens of all their service in the tabernacle of ordinance, the boards of the tabernacle, its bars, pillars, and bases;
 
 
Numbers 4:32
JPS 4:32 and the pillars of the court round about, and their sockets, and their pins, and their cords, even all their appurtenance, and all that pertaineth to their service; and by name ye shall appoint the instruments of the charge of their burden.
ONK 4:32 and the columns of the court round about, their bases, pins, and cords of all the instruments of all their service; and by their names you shall number the instruments of the charge of their burthen.
PAL 4:32 the pillars of the court also round about, their pins and their cords, with all the instruments of their whole service, and all those of the charge of their burdens, thou shalt number by their names.
 
 
Numbers 4:33
JPS 4:33 This is the service of the families of the sons of Merari, according to all their service, in the tent of meeting, under the hand of Ithamar the son of Aaron the priest.'
ONK 4:33 This is the ministry of the family of the Beni Merari, after all their service in the tabernacle of ordinance under the hand of Ithamar bar Aharon the priest.
PAL 4:33 This is the work of the family of Merari, according to all their service in the tabernacle of ordinance, under the hand of Ithamar bar Aharon the priest.
 
 
Numbers 4:34
JPS 4:34 And Moses and Aaron and the princes of the congregation numbered the sons of the Kohathites by their families, and by their fathers' houses,
ONK 4:34 And Mosheh and Aharon and the chiefs of the congregation numbered the sons of Kehath, by their families, and by the house of their fathers;
PAL 4:34 And Mosheh and Aharon numbered the sons of Kehath by their families, and by the house of their fathers
 
 
Numbers 4:35
JPS 4:35 from thirty years old and upward even unto fifty years old, every one that entered upon the service, for service in the tent of meeting.
ONK 4:35 from a son of thirty years and upward to fifty years; every one who came with the band to the service in the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 4:35 from thirty years to fifty years; every one who came with the band to serve in the tabernacle of ordinance;
 
 
Numbers 4:36
JPS 4:36 And those that were numbered of them by their families were two thousand seven hundred and fifty.
ONK 4:36 And they who were numbered of them by their families, were two thousand seven hundred and fifty.
PAL 4:36 and the sums of them were two thousand seven hundred and fifty.
 
 
Numbers 4:37
JPS 4:37 These are they that were numbered of the families of the Kohathites, of all that did serve in the tent of meeting, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD by the hand of Moses.
ONK 4:37 These are the numbered of the family of Kehath, every one serving in the tabernacle of ordinance, whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered upon the Word of the Lord, by the hand of Mosheh.
PAL 4:37 These are the numbers of the family of Kehath, of all who ministered in the tabernacle of ordinance; whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered upon the mouth of the Word of the Lord by Mosheh.
 
 
Numbers 4:38
JPS 4:38 And those that were numbered of the sons of Gershon, by their families, and by their fathers' houses,
ONK 4:38 And the numbered of the sons of Gershon after the families of their father's house,
PAL 4:38 The numbers of the Beni Gershon, after the families of their father's house
 
 
Numbers 4:39
JPS 4:39 from thirty years old and upward even unto fifty years old, every one that entered upon the service, for service in the tent of meeting,
ONK 4:39 from thirty years and upwards to fifty years, every one who cometh with the band to the service of the tabernacle of ordinance,
PAL 4:39 from thirty years to fifty years, every one who who came with the band to serve in the tabernacle of ordinance;
 
 
Numbers 4:40
JPS 4:40 even those that were numbered of them, by their families, by their fathers' houses, were two thousand and six hundred and thirty.
ONK 4:40 even those who were numbered of them by their families of their father's house, were two thousand six hundred and thirty.
PAL 4:40 the sums of them were two thousand six hundred and thirty.
 
 
Numbers 4:41
JPS 4:41 These are they that were numbered of the families of the sons of Gershon, of all that did serve in the tent of meeting, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD.
ONK 4:41 These are the numbered of the Beni Gershon, every one who did service in the tabernacle of ordinance, whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered by the mouth of the Word of the Lord.
PAL 4:41 These are the numbers of the Beni Gershon, of all who ministered in the tabernacle of ordinance, whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered upon the mouth of the Word of the Lord by Mosheh.
 
 
Numbers 4:42
JPS 4:42 And those that were numbered of the families of the sons of Merari, by their families, by their fathers' houses,
ONK 4:42 And the numbered of the Beni Merari, by the families of their father's house,
PAL 4:42 And the numbers of the Beni Merari, by the families of their father's house,
 
 
Numbers 4:43
JPS 4:43 from thirty years old and upward even unto fifty years old, every one that entered upon the service, for service in the tent of meeting,
ONK 4:43 from thirty years and upward to fifty years, all who come by bands to serve in the tabernacle of ordinance,
PAL 4:43 from thirty to fifty years, every one who came with the band to the service of the tabernacle of ordinance,
 
 
Numbers 4:44
JPS 4:44 even those that were numbered of them by their families, were three thousand and two hundred.
ONK 4:44 even they who were numbered by their families, were three thousand and two hundred.
PAL 4:44 were three thousand two hundred.
 
 
Numbers 4:45
JPS 4:45 These are they that were numbered of the families of the sons of Merari, whom Moses and Aaron numbered according to the commandment of the LORD by the hand of Moses.
ONK 4:45 These are they who were numbered in the families of the Beni Merari, whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered by the mouth of the Word of the Lord, by the hand of Mosheh.
PAL 4:45 These are the numbers of the Beni Merari, whom Mosheh and Aharon numbered upon the mouth of the Word of the Lord by Mosheh.
 
 
Numbers 4:46
JPS 4:46 All those that were numbered of the Levites, whom Moses and Aaron and the princes of Israel numbered, by their families, and by their fathers' houses,
ONK 4:46 All the numbered ones of the Levites whom Mosheh and Aharon and the chiefs of Israel numbered, by their families, and by the house of their fathers,
PAL 4:46 The whole sum of the Levites whom Mosheh and Aharon and the princes of Israel numbered,
 
 
Numbers 4:47
JPS 4:47 from thirty years old and upward even unto fifty years old, every one that entered in to do the work of service, and the work of bearing burdens in the tent of meeting,
ONK 4:47 from thirty years and upward to fifty years, all who came to minister the ministry of the service, and the work of carrying in the tabernacle of ordinance,
PAL 4:47 from thirty to fifty years, all coming by bands to fulfil the charge and service of the porterage of the tabernacle of ordinance,
 
 
Numbers 4:48
JPS 4:48 even those that were numbered of them, were eight thousand and five hundred and fourscore.
ONK 4:48 even the numbered of them were eight thousand five hundred and eighty.
PAL 4:48 was eight thousand five hundred and eighty.
 
 
Numbers 4:49
JPS 4:49 According to the commandment of the LORD they were appointed by the hand of Moses, every one to his service, and to his burden; they were also numbered, as the LORD commanded Moses.
ONK 4:49 Upon the Word of the Lord they were numbered by the hand of Mosheh; every man according to his service and his burthen they were numbered, as the Lord commanded Mosheh.
PAL 4:49 By the mouth of the Word of the Lord were they numbered by Mosheh, every man according to his service and burden; and the numbering of them was as the Lord commanded Mosheh.
 
 
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