The borders of the lot of Judah.
Joshua 15:1 And the Lot of the trybe of the chyldren of Iuda in their kynredes was the wyldernesse of Zyn, that stretcheth to the coastes of Edon southward, and is the vtmost parte of the south coastes. Joshua 15:2 And their suthcoastes were from the brinck of the salt sea, and from a certain poynte of the sea, that leaneth southwarde. Joshua 15:3 And it went out on the south syde of the goyng vp to Acrabim, & went a longe to Zimma, and ascended vp on the south syde of Cades Barne, and wente a longe to Hezron, and wente vp to Adar, and fette a compasse to Karca, Joshua 15:4 and went a longe to Azmon, and it went out to the riuer of Egipt: so that the ende of that coaste is the sea. And these are their south coastes. Joshua 15:5 And their easte coastes are the salt sea, euen vnto the edge of Iordan. Joshua 15:6 And their borders in the north quarter were from another pointe of the sea, where Iordan endeth. And wente vp to Bethhagla, and wente a longe by the northsyde of Betharabah, and went vp to the stone of Bohen the sonne of Ruben. Joshua 15:7 And then went vp to Dabir from the valeye of Acor, & so northwarde, turnyng toward Galgal that lyeth before the goyng vp to Adonim, whych is of the southe syde of the Ryuer. And then went a longe to the water of Ensemes, and ended at the well of Rogell. Joshua 15:8 And then went vp to the valeye of the sonne of Hennon, euen vnto the southsyde of the Iebusites the enhabitoures of Ierusalem. And then went vp to the toppe of the hylle, that lyeth before the valeye of Hennon westwarde, and by the edge of the valeye of Raphaim northwarde: Joshua 15:9 And then it draweth from the sande hille vnto the fountaine of water called Nephthoah, and goeth oute at the cyties of mount Ephron, & draweth to Balah, otherwyse called Kariathiarim: Joshua 15:10 and then it compasseth from Balah westwarde, vnto Eyr, and then goeth alonge vnto the syde of mounte Iarim, otherwyse called Chesalon, on the northsyde therof. And cometh doune to Bethsames and goeth to Thamnah, Joshua 15:11 and goeth oute on the side of Akaron northwarde: And then draweth to Secron and goeth a longe to mounte Balah, and goeth oute at Iabnel, and the ende of the coastes is the sea. Joshua 15:12 And the west borders are the great sea, & the coastes of that lye theron. And these are the coastes of the chyldren of Iuda round about in their kynredes.
Caleb's portion and conquest.
Joshua 15:13 And vnto Caleb the sonne of Iephune was there a parte geuen amonge the children of Iuda, by the mouthe of the Lord to Iosua, euen the cyty of Kariatharbe father of Enack whyche cytye is called Hebron. Joshua 15:14 And Caleb droue thence the thre sonnes of Enack, Sesai, Ahman, and Thalmai, the sonnes begotten of Enack. Joshua 15:15 And he went vp thence, to the enhabitoures of Dabir, whose name in the olde tyme was kariathsepher.
Othniel, for his valour, hath Achsah, Caleb's daughter, to wife.
Joshua 15:16 And Caleb sayde, he that smyteth kariathsepher and taketh it, to hym wyll I geue Acsah my doughter to wyfe. Joshua 15:17 And Othinel, the sonne of Kenes, the brother of Caleb toke it. And he gaue hym Acsah his doughter to wyfe.
She obtaineth a blessing of her father.
Joshua 15:18 And as she went she moued hym, to aske of her father a felde. And she alyghted of her asse. And Caleb sayde vnto her, what ayleth the. Joshua 15:19 And she said, geue me a blessyng, for thou hast geuen me a southward and drye land, geue me also springes of water. Then he gaue her springes of water, both aboue and beneth. Joshua 15:20 This is the enheritaunce of the trybe of the chyldren of Iuda in their kynredes.
The cities of Judah.
Joshua 15:21 And the cytyes of the trybe of the chyldren of Iuda in al quarters, towarde the coastes of Edom southwarde, ware: Kabzel, Eder, & Iagur, Joshua 15:22 Kinah, Dimonah, and Adada, Joshua 15:23 Kedes, Hazor and Iethnan: Joshua 15:24 Ziph, Telem, and Baloth Joshua 15:25 Hazor Hadathah, and Karioth, Hesron, otherwyse called Hazor: Joshua 15:26 Eman, Sami and Moladah, Joshua 15:27 Hazargadah, Hasmon and Bethpheleth, Joshua 15:28 Hazarsual, Bersabe, and Baziothiah, Joshua 15:29 Baalah, Iim, and Azen: Joshua 15:30 Eltholad, Cesyll, and Horma: Joshua 15:31 Zikelag, Medemenah and Sensenah: Joshua 15:32 Labaoth, Selhim, Ain and Kemou: all these cytyes are twentye and nyne with their villages. Joshua 15:33 And in the lowe countreye they had Esthaol, Zareah, and Asenah: Joshua 15:34 Zoneah, Enganim, Thaphuah & Enam: Joshua 15:35 Ierimoth, Adulam, Socoh, and Azkah: Joshua 15:36 Saarem, Adiathim, Gederah, and Gederothaim: Fourtene cytyes wyth their villages. Joshua 15:37 Zenan, Hadazah, and Magdalgad: Joshua 15:38 Delean Mazphah, and Iektheel: Joshua 15:39 Lachis, Bazcath & Eglon: Joshua 15:40 Cabon, Lahamam, and Cethlis Joshua 15:41 Gaderoth, Bethdagon, Maamah and Makedah: Syxtene cytyes with their villages. Joshua 15:42 Lebnah, Ether, and Asan: Joshua 15:43 Iephthah, Asnah, and Nezib: Joshua 15:44 Keilah, Kahezyp and Maresah: nyne cytyes wyth their vyllages. Joshua 15:45 Akron wyth her tounes and vyllages. Joshua 15:46 And from Akron out to the sea, al that lyeth about Asdod wyth theyr vyllages. Joshua 15:47 Asdod with her tounes and villages. Azah with her tounes and villages, euen vnto the ryuer of Egypt: and the great sea wt þe coastes that lieth theron.
Joshua 15:48 And in the mountaynes, they had Samir, Iathir, and Socoh: Joshua 15:49 Danah, & Kariathsenath, which is Dabir: Joshua 15:50 Anab, Elthemoh, & Anim: Joshua 15:51 Gozen, Holon, and Giloh, eleuen cities with their villages. Joshua 15:52 Arab, Dumah, and Esean: Joshua 15:53 Ianim, Beththaphuah & Aphcah: Joshua 15:54 Humatah, & kariatharbe: which is Hebron and Zior, nyne cities with their villages. Joshua 15:55 Maon, Carmell, Siph, and Iutah: Joshua 15:56 Iesrael, Iukadan, and Sanoeh: Joshua 15:57 Cain, Gabaah, and Thamnah ten cytyes with their villages. Joshua 15:58 Halhul, Bethzur & Gedor: Joshua 15:59 Maarath, Bethanoth, and Elthecon: Syxe cities with their villages Joshua 15:60 Kariath Baal which is kariath Iarim, and Harabba two cytyes wyth their villages. Joshua 15:61 And in the wyldernesse they had Betharabah, Meddin and Sacarah: Joshua 15:62 Neblon the cytye of salt, and Engadi: Syxe cities wyth theyr villages.
The Jebusites not conquered.
Joshua 15:63 But the Iebusites that were the enhabiters of Ierusalem: the chyldren of Iuda could not caste oute. Wherfore the Iebusites dwelle among the children of Iuda vnto this daye.