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Numbers 32:34 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And the children of Gad built Dibon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And the children of Gad built Dibon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— The sons of Gad built Dibon and Ataroth and Aroer,
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And the children of Gad built Dibon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And the children of Gad built Dibon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And the sons of Gad built Dibon, and Ataroth,—and Aroer;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And the sons of Gad build Dihon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And the sons of Gad built Dibon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And the children of Gad built Dibon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And the sons of Gad built Dibon{gr.Daebon}, and Ataroth, and Aroer,
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And the children of Gad built Divon, and Ataroth, and Aroer,

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And the children 1121
{1121} Prime
From H1129; a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like H0001, H0251, etc.).
of G גָּד 1410
{1410} Prime
From H1464; Gad, a son of Jacob, including his tribe and its territory; also a prophet.
built 1129
{1129} Prime
A primitive root; to build (literally and figuratively).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
(0853) Complement
Apparently contracted from H0226 in the demonstrative sense of entity; properly self (but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even or namely).
Dvn דִּיבוֹן, 1769
{1769} Prime
From H1727; pining; Dibon, the name of three places in Palestine.
and `+r עֲטָרוֹת, 5852
{5852} Prime
Plural of H5850; Ataroth, the name (thus simply) of two places in Palestine.
and `r`r עֲרֹעֵר, 6177
{6177} Prime
The same as H6176; nudity of situation; Aroer, the name of three places in or near Palestine.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Numbers 32:34-36

_ _ And the children of Gad built — (See on Numbers 32:16).

_ _ Dibon — identified with Dheban, now in ruins, an hour’s distance from the Arnon (Mojeb).

_ _ Ataroth (Hebrew, “crowns”) — There are several towns so called in Scripture, but this one in the tribe of Gad has not been identified.

_ _ Aroer — now Arair, standing on a precipice on the north bank of the Arnon.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Numbers 32:28-42.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Numbers 32:34

Built — Repaired and fortified. For they neither had need nor leisure as yet to do more, the old cities not being burnt and ruined, as divers in Canaan were.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
Eusebius says that Dibon was a large town, near the river Arnon. Burckhardt says, that when he was about an hour's distance north of the Modjeb or Arnon, he was shown to the ne the ruins of Diban, the ancient Dibon, situated in the low ground of the Koura, or plains of Moab.
Numbers 32:3 Ataroth, and Dibon, and Jazer, and Nimrah, and Heshbon, and Elealeh, and Shebam, and Nebo, and Beon,
Numbers 21:20 And from Bamoth [in] the valley, that [is] in the country of Moab, to the top of Pisgah, which looketh toward Jeshimon.
Numbers 33:45-46 And they departed from Iim, and pitched in Dibongad. ... And they removed from Dibongad, and encamped in Almondiblathaim.

Aroer was situated, according to Eusebius, on a mountain on the north bank of the river Arnon. This is confirmed by Burckhardt, who says it is called Araayr, and is seated on the edge of the precipice, at the foot of which the river flows.
Deuteronomy 2:36 From Aroer, which [is] by the brink of the river of Arnon, and [from] the city that [is] by the river, even unto Gilead, there was not one city too strong for us: the LORD our God delivered all unto us:
Isaiah 17:2 The cities of Aroer [are] forsaken: they shall be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make [them] afraid.
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