Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary

Joshua 13:11

and Gilead, and the territory of the Geshurites and Maacathites, and all Mount Hermon, and all Bashan as far as Salecah;
New American Standard Version

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Concordances:
Nave's Topical Bible - Geshur;   Salcah;   Thompson Chain Reference - Hermon, Mount;   Mountains;   Torrey's Topical Textbook - Holy Land;   Mountains;  
Dictionaries:
American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Gilead or Galeed;   Salchah;   Bridgeway Bible Dictionary - Ammon;   Gad;   Manasseh, tribe of;   Reuben;   Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology - Land (of Israel);   Easton Bible Dictionary - Geshurites;   Hermon;   Manasseh;   Salcah;   Fausset Bible Dictionary - Joshua, the Book of;   Numbers, the Book of;   Salcah;   Holman Bible Dictionary - Joshua, the Book of;   Tribes of Israel, the;   Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Ashurites;   Geshur, Geshurites;   Joshua;   Maacah;   Medeba;   Priests and Levites;   Salecah;   Sebam;   Morrish Bible Dictionary - Geshuri, Geshurites ;   Maachathi, Maachathites ;   Salcah, Salchah ;   People's Dictionary of the Bible - Heshbon;   Tribes;   Smith Bible Dictionary - Gesh'uri;   Ma-Ach'athi;   Sal'cah,;  
Encyclopedias:
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia - Bashan;   Geshur;   Gilead (1);   Joshua, Book of;   Maacah;   Kitto Biblical Cyclopedia - Aram;   The Jewish Encyclopedia - Bashan;   Hermon;   Palestine;   War;  

Adam Clarke Commentary

Border of the Geshurites - See on Joshua 12:5; (note).

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Clarke, Adam. "Commentary on Joshua 13:11". "The Adam Clarke Commentary". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/joshua-13.html. 1832.

John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible

And Gilead,.... The land of Gilead, which was part of the kingdom of Og, half of which was given to Reuben, and the other half to Gad:

and the border of the Geshurites and Maachathites; of which see Deuteronomy 3:14,

and all Mount Hermon; called also Sirion, Shenir, and Sion, Deuteronomy 3:9,

and all Bashan unto Salcah; another part of the dominions of Og, Deuteronomy 3:10.

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Gill, John. "Commentary on Joshua 13:11". "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/joshua-13.html. 1999.

Wesley's Explanatory Notes

And Gilead, and the border of the Geshurites and Maachathites, and all mount Hermon, and all Bashan unto Salcah;

And Maacathites — Whose land God had given to the Israelites without Jordan, though they had not yet used the gift of God, nor taken possession of it, as is noted, verse13.

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Wesley, John. "Commentary on Joshua 13:11". "John Wesley's Explanatory Notes on the Whole Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/wen/joshua-13.html. 1765.

John Trapp Complete Commentary

Joshua 13:11 And Gilead, and the border of the Geshurites and Maachathites, and all mount Hermon, and all Bashan unto Salcah;

Ver. 11. And the border of the Geshurites.] Due to Israel, but yet detained from them. [Joshua 13:13]

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Trapp, John. "Commentary on Joshua 13:11". John Trapp Complete Commentary. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/joshua-13.html. 1865-1868.

Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible

Maachathites; whose land God had given to the Israelites without Jordan, though they had not yet used the gift of God, nor taken possession of it, as is noted, Joshua 13:13.

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Poole, Matthew, "Commentary on Joshua 13:11". Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/mpc/joshua-13.html. 1685.

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged

And Gilead, and the border of the Geshurites and Maachathites, and all mount Hermon, and all Bashan unto Salcah;

Gilead - the southern region of Argob (Lejah).

The border of the Geshurites and Maachathites (Deuteronomy 3:13-14). The district of Maachah probably included Hermon, and extended eastward between Damascus and Trachon (Reland, 'Palestine,' p. 112).

All Bashan unto Salcah. The ancient Bashan comprised what is now known as the provinces of the Jaulan and Hauran, which form an extensive plateau, stretching from the eastern bank of the Jordan valley into the great desert of Arabia.

Salcah - a city with a castle on a conical hill, situated on the eastern boundary of Bashan.

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Jamieson, Robert, D.D.; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. "Commentary on Joshua 13:11". "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/joshua-13.html. 1871-8.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And Gilead, and the border of the Geshurites and Maachathites, and all mount Hermon, and all Bashan unto Salcah;
12:2-5; Deuteronomy 4:47,48; 1 Chronicles 2:23
Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 3:10 - Edrei;  Joshua 11:3 - Hermon;  Joshua 12:5 - Salcah;  Joshua 13:2 - Geshuri;  Joshua 13:13 - expelled;  Joshua 22:9 - the country of Gilead;  2 Samuel 10:6 - Maacah;  1 Chronicles 5:11 - Gad;  1 Chronicles 5:23 - Hermon;  Psalm 133:3 - As the dew of Hermon

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Joshua 13:11". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/joshua-13.html.