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Numbers 2:18 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— On the west side shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim according to their hosts: and the prince of the children of Ephraim shall be Elishama the son of Ammihud.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— On the west side [shall be] the standard of the camp of Ephraim according to their armies: and the captain of the sons of Ephraim [shall be] Elishama the son of Ammihud.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “On the west side [shall be] the standard of the camp of Ephraim by their armies, and the leader of the sons of Ephraim [shall be] Elishama the son of Ammihud,
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— On the west side [shall be] the standard of the camp of Ephraim, according to their armies: and the captain of the sons of Ephraim [shall be] Elishama the son of Ammihud.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— The standard of the camp of Ephraim according to their hosts shall be westward; and the prince of the sons of Ephraim shall be Elishama the son of Ammihud;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— The standard of the camp of Ephraim, by their hosts, westwards,—even the prince of the sons of Ephraim, Elishama son of Ammihud;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— The standard of the camp of Ephraim, by their hosts, [is] westward; and the prince of the sons of Ephraim [is] Elishama son of Ammihud;
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— On the west side shall be the camp of the sons of Ephraim, whose prince was Elisama the son of Ammiud.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— On the West side shall bee the standerd of the Campe of Ephraim, according to their armies: and the captaine of the sonnes of Ephraim, [shall be] Elishama the sonne of Ammihud.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— The station of the camp of Ephraim [shall be] westward with their forces, and the head of the children of Ephraim [shall be] Elishama{gr.Elisama} the son of Emiud.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— On the west side [shall be] the standard of the camp of Efrayim according to their armies: and the captain of the sons of Efrayim [shall be] Elishama the son of Ammihud.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
On the west side 3220
{3220} Prime
יָם
yam
{yawm}
From an unused root meaning to roar; a sea (as breaking in noisy surf) or large body of water; specifically (with the article) the Mediterranean; sometimes a large river, or an artificial basin; locally, the west, or (rarely) the south.
[shall be] the standard 1714
{1714} Prime
דֶּגֶל
degel
{deh'-gel}
From H1713; a flag.
of the camp 4264
{4264} Prime
מַחֲנֶה
machaneh
{makh-an-eh'}
From H2583; an encampment (of travellers or troops); hence an army, whether literally (of soldiers) or figuratively (of dancers, angels, cattle, locusts, stars; or even the sacred courts).
of Efrayim אֶפרַיִם 669
{0669} Prime
אֶפְרַיִם
'Ephrayim
{ef-rah'-yim}
Dual of a masculine form of H0672; double fruit; Ephrajim, a son of Joseph; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory.
according to their armies: 6635
{6635} Prime
צָבָא
tsaba'
{tsaw-baw'}
From H6633; a mass of persons (or figurative things), especially regularly organized for war (an army); by implication a campaign, literally or figuratively (specifically hardship, worship).
and the captain 5387
{5387} Prime
נָשִׂיא
nasiy'
{naw-see'}
From H5375; properly an exalted one, that is, a king or sheik; also a rising mist.
of the sons 1121
{1121} Prime
בֵּן
ben
{bane}
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 Efrayim אֶפרַיִם 669
{0669} Prime
אֶפְרַיִם
'Ephrayim
{ef-rah'-yim}
Dual of a masculine form of H0672; double fruit; Ephrajim, a son of Joseph; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory.
[shall be] lm` אֱלִישָׁמָע 476
{0476} Prime
אֱלִישָׁמָע
'Eliyshama`
{el-ee-shaw-maw'}
From H0410 and H8085; God of hearing; Elishama, the name of seven Israelites.
the son 1121
{1121} Prime
בֵּן
ben
{bane}
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 `Ammh עַמִּיהוּד. 5989
{5989} Prime
עַמִּיהוּד
`Ammiyhuwd
{am-mee-hood'}
From H5971 and H1935; people of splendor; Ammihud, the name of three Israelites.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Numbers 2:10-31.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Numbers 2:3-34.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Numbers 2:18

Ephraim — Who is here preferred before his brother, according to the prophecy, Genesis 48:19-20.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Numbers 2:18

(f) On the west side [shall be] the standard of the camp of Ephraim according to their armies: and the captain of the sons of Ephraim [shall be] Elishama the son of Ammihud.

(f) Because Ephraim and Manasseh took the place of Joseph their father, they are taken as Rachel's children, so they and Benjamin make the third standard.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
camp of Ephraim:

Numbers 1:32 Of the children of Joseph, [namely], of the children of Ephraim, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all that were able to go forth to war;
Numbers 10:22 And the standard of the camp of the children of Ephraim set forward according to their armies: and over his host [was] Elishama the son of Ammihud.
Genesis 48:5 And now thy two sons, Ephraim and Manasseh, which were born unto thee in the land of Egypt before I came unto thee into Egypt, [are] mine; as Reuben and Simeon, they shall be mine.
Genesis 48:14-20 And Israel stretched out his right hand, and laid [it] upon Ephraim's head, who [was] the younger, and his left hand upon Manasseh's head, guiding his hands wittingly; for Manasseh [was] the firstborn. ... And he blessed them that day, saying, In thee shall Israel bless, saying, God make thee as Ephraim and as Manasseh: and he set Ephraim before Manasseh.
Deuteronomy 33:17 His glory [is like] the firstling of his bullock, and his horns [are like] the horns of unicorns: with them he shall push the people together to the ends of the earth: and they [are] the ten thousands of Ephraim, and they [are] the thousands of Manasseh.
Psalms 80:1-2 [[To the chief Musician upon Shoshannimeduth, A Psalm of Asaph.]] Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, thou that leadest Joseph like a flock; thou that dwellest [between] the cherubims, shine forth. ... Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh stir up thy strength, and come [and] save us.

Elishama:

Numbers 1:10 Of the children of Joseph: of Ephraim; Elishama the son of Ammihud: of Manasseh; Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur.
Numbers 7:48 On the seventh day Elishama the son of Ammihud, prince of the children of Ephraim, [offered]:
Numbers 7:53 And for a sacrifice of peace offerings, two oxen, five rams, five he goats, five lambs of the first year: this [was] the offering of Elishama the son of Ammihud.
Numbers 10:22 And the standard of the camp of the children of Ephraim set forward according to their armies: and over his host [was] Elishama the son of Ammihud.
1 Chronicles 7:26-27 Laadan his son, Ammihud his son, Elishama his son, ... Non his son, Jehoshua his son.
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Gn 48:5, 14. Nu 1:10, 32; 7:48, 53; 10:22. Dt 33:17. 1Ch 7:26. Ps 80:1.

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