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

 

Numbers
Chapter 27

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Numbers 27:1
JPS 27:1 Then drew near the daughters of Zelophehad, the son of Hepher, the son of Gilead, the son of Machir, the son of Manasseh, of the families of Manasseh the son of Joseph; and these are the names of his daughters: Mahlah, Noah, and Hoglah, and Milcah, and Tirzah.
ONK 27:1 And the daughters of Zelophechad bar Hepher, bar Gilead, bar Makir, bar Menasheh, of the families of Menasheh, bar Joseph,—and these are the names of his daughters, Mahelah, Nohah, and Hegelah, and Milchah, and Thirzah,—
PAL 27:1 And the daughters of Zelophehad bar Hepher, bar Gilead, bar Makir, bar Menasheh, of the family of Menasheh bar Joseph, when they heard that the land was to be divided to the males, came to the beth din, trusting in the compassions of the Lord of the world. And these are the names of the daughters, Mahelah, Nohah, Hogela, Milchah, and Thirzah.
     
 
Numbers 27:2
JPS 27:2 And they stood before Moses, and before Eleazar the priest, and before the princes and all the congregation, at the door of the tent of meeting, saying:
ONK 27:2 came and stood before Mosheh and Elazar the priest, and before the princes, and all the congregation, at the door of the tabernacle of ordinance, saying:
PAL 27:2 And they stood before Mosheh, after that they had stood before Elazar the priest, the princes, and all the congregation, at the door of the tabernacle of ordinance, saying:
 
 
Numbers 27:3
JPS 27:3 'Our father died in the wilderness, and he was not among the company of them that gathered themselves together against the LORD in the company of Korah, but he died in his own sin; and he had no sons.
ONK 27:3 Our father died in the wilderness; but he was not among the company which gathered against the Lord in the congregation of Korach, but died through his (own) sin; and he had no sons.
PAL 27:3 Our father died in the wilderness, but he was not among the congregation who murmured and gathered to rebel against the Lord in the congregation of Korach, but died for his own sin; nor made he others to sin; but he had no male children.
 
 
Numbers 27:4
JPS 27:4 Why should the name of our father be done away from among his family, because he had no son? Give unto us a possession among the brethren of our father.'
ONK 27:4 Why should the name of our father be taken away from among his kindred, because he had no son? Give us an inheritance among the brethren of our father.
PAL 27:4 Why should the name of our father be taken away from among his family because he had not a male child? If we are not reckoned as a son, and our mother claim (or observe) the Jebam,(31) our mother will take the portion of our father and of our father's brother. But if we be reckoned as a son, give us an inheritance among our father's brethren.

This is one of the four cases of judgment brought before Mosheh the prophet, and which he resolved in the manner above said. Of them some were judgments, &c.(32)

 
 
Numbers 27:5
JPS 27:5 And Moses brought their cause before the LORD.
ONK 27:5 And Mosheh brought their cause before the Lord.
PAL 27:5 And Mosheh brought their cause before the Lord.
 
 
Numbers 27:6
JPS 27:6 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying:
ONK 27:6 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
PAL 27:6 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
 
 
Numbers 27:7
JPS 27:7 'The daughters of Zelophehad speak right: thou shalt surely give them a possession of an inheritance among their father's brethren; and thou shalt cause the inheritance of their father to pass unto them.
ONK 27:7 The daughters of Zelophechad have spoken properly. Give thou to them the possession of an inheritance among the brethren of their father, and transfer to them their father's inheritance.
PAL 27:7 The daughters of Zelophehad have fitly spoken: this hath been written before Me: but they are worthy that it be said of them, Give them possession and inheritance among the brethren of their father, and make over their father's possession unto them.
 
 
Numbers 27:8
JPS 27:8 And thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel, saying: If a man die, and have no son, then ye shall cause his inheritance to pass unto his daughter.
ONK 27:8 And speak with the children of Israel, saying: If a man die, having no son, you shall make over his inheritance to his daughter;
PAL 27:8 And when a son of Israel shall speak, and say, A man hath died without having a male child, then you shall make over his inheritance to his daughter:
 
 
Numbers 27:9
JPS 27:9 And if he have no daughter, then ye shall give his inheritance unto his brethren.
ONK 27:9 and if he have no daughter, you shall give his inheritance to his brethren;
PAL 27:9 if he have no daughter, you shall give his possession to his brothers:
 
 
Numbers 27:10
JPS 27:10 And if he have no brethren, then ye shall give his inheritance unto his father's brethren.
ONK 27:10 but if he have no brothers, you shall give his inheritance to the brethren of his father;
PAL 27:10 if he have no brothers, you shall give his possession to the brethren of his father:
 
 
Numbers 27:11
JPS 27:11 And if his father have no brethren, then ye shall give his inheritance unto his kinsman that is next to him of his family, and he shall possess it. And it shall be unto the children of Israel a statute of judgment, as the LORD commanded Moses.'
ONK 27:11 and if his father have no brothers, then shall you give his inheritance to his relative who is next (of kin) to him of his family, and he shall inherit it. And this shall be to the children of Israel for a decree of judgment, as the Lord hath commanded Mosheh.
PAL 27:11 but if his father had no brothers, then you shall give his possession to his kinsman who is nearest to him of his father's family to inherit. And this shall be the publication of a decree of judgment to the children of Israel, as the Lord hath commanded Mosheh.
 
 
Numbers 27:12
JPS 27:12 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'Get thee up into this mountain of Abarim, and behold the land which I have given unto the children of Israel.
ONK 27:12 And the Lord said unto Mosheh, Go up to this mountain of the Abaraee, and see the land which I have given to the children of Israel;
PAL 27:12 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Go up to this mount of Abaraee, and survey the land which I have given to the children of Israel.
 
 
Numbers 27:13
JPS 27:13 And when thou hast seen it, thou also shalt be gathered unto thy people, as Aaron thy brother was gathered;
ONK 27:13 and thou shalt see it, and be gathered to thy people, thou also, as Aharon thy brother was gathered.
PAL 27:13 And thou shalt see it, but thou thyself shalt be gathered to thy people, as Aharon thy brother hath been gathered:
 
 
Numbers 27:14
JPS 27:14 because ye rebelled against My commandment in the wilderness of Zin, in the strife of the congregation, to sanctify Me at the waters before their eyes.'—These are the waters of Meribath-kadesh in the wilderness of Zin.—
ONK 27:14 As ye rebelled against My Word in the desert of Zin, in the strife of the congregation, to sanctify Me at the waters before their eyes: these are the waters of strife, at Rekem, in the desert of Zin.
PAL 27:14 because you were disobedient against My Word in the desert of Zin, in the congregation at the Waters of Strife, to sanctify Me at the waters in their sight: these are the Waters of Strife in the desert of Zin.
 
 
Numbers 27:15
JPS 27:15 And Moses spoke unto the LORD, saying:
ONK 27:15 And Mosheh spake before the Lord, saying:
PAL 27:15 And Mosheh spake before the Lord, saying:
 
 
Numbers 27:16
JPS 27:16 'Let the LORD, the God of the spirits of all flesh, set a man over the congregation,
ONK 27:16 Let the Lord, the God of the spirits of all flesh, appoint a man over the congregation
PAL 27:16 May the Word of the Lord, who ruleth over the souls of men, and by whom hath been given the inspiration of the spirit of all flesh, appoint a faithful man over the congregation
JER 27:16 The Word of the Lord, the God who ruleth over the spirit of all flesh, appoint a praiseworthy man over the people of the congregation
 
Numbers 27:17
JPS 27:17 who may go out before them, and who may come in before them, and who may lead them out, and who may bring them in; that the congregation of the LORD be not as sheep which have no shepherd.'
ONK 27:17 who may go out and go in before them, and may lead them out and bring them in; that this congregation may not be as a flock which hath no shepherd.
PAL 27:17 who may go out before them to set battle in array, and may come in before them from the battle; who may bring them out from the hands of their enemies, and bring them into the land of Israel; that the congregation of the Lord may not be without the wise, nor go astray among the nations as sheep who go astray, having no shepherd.
 
 
Numbers 27:18
JPS 27:18 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'Take thee Joshua the son of Nun, a man in whom is spirit, and lay thy hand upon him;
ONK 27:18 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Take to thee Jehoshua bar Nun, a man in whom is the spirit of prophecy, and lay thy hand upon him.
PAL 27:18 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Take to thee Jehoshua bar Nun, a man upon whom abideth the Spirit of prophecy from before the Lord, and lay thy hand upon him,
 
 
Numbers 27:19
JPS 27:19 and set him before Eleazar the priest, and before all the congregation; and give him a charge in their sight.
ONK 27:19 And make him stand before Elazar the priest, and before all the congregation, and give him charge in their sight.
PAL 27:19 and make him stand before Elazar the priest and the whole congregation, and instruct him in their presence.
 
 
Numbers 27:20
JPS 27:20 And thou shalt put of thy honour upon him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may hearken.
ONK 27:20 And thou shalt confer some of thy honour upon him, that all the congregation of the children of Israel may obey him.
PAL 27:20 And thou shalt confer a ray of thy brightness upon him, that all the congregation of the sons of Israel may be obedient to him.
 
 
Numbers 27:21
JPS 27:21 And he shall stand before Eleazar the priest, who shall inquire for him by the judgment of the Urim before the LORD; at his word shall they go out, and at his word they shall come in, both he, and all the children of Israel with him, even all the congregation.'
ONK 27:21 And he shall stand before Elazar the priest, that he may ask (counsel) for him by the judgment of Uraia before the Lord: upon his word shall they go out, and upon his word shall they come in, he and all the sons of Israel with him, even all the congregation.
PAL 27:21 And he shall minister before Elazar the priest; and when any matter is hidden from him, he shall inquire for him before the Lord by Uraia. According to the word of Elazar the priest they shall go forth to battle, and come in to do judgment, he, and all the sons of Israel with him, even all the congregation.
 
 
Numbers 27:22
JPS 27:22 And Moses did as the LORD commanded him; and he took Joshua, and set him before Eleazar the priest, and before all the congregation.
ONK 27:22 And Mosheh did as the Lord commanded him, and took Jehoshua, and made him to stand before Elazar the priest, and all the congregation;
PAL 27:22 And Mosheh did as the Lord commanded him, and took Jehoshua and caused him to stand before Elazar the priest and all the congregation;
 
 
Numbers 27:23
JPS 27:23 And he laid his hands upon him, and gave him a charge, as the LORD spoke by the hand of Moses.
ONK 27:23 and he laid his hands upon him, and gave him charge, as the Lord spake by Mosheh.
PAL 27:23 and he laid his hands upon him and instructed him, as the Lord commanded Mosheh.
 
 
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