The borders of the lot of Judah.
Joshua 15:1 And the lot for the tribe of the sons of Judah, for their families, is unto the border of Edom; the wilderness of Zin southward, at the extremity of the south; Joshua 15:2 and to them the south border is at the extremity of the salt sea, from the bay which is looking southward; Joshua 15:3 and it hath gone out unto the south to Maaleh-Akrabbim, and passed over to Zin, and gone up on the south to Kadesh-Barnea, and passed over [to] Hezron, and gone up to Adar, and turned round to Karkaa, Joshua 15:4 and passed over [to] Azmon, and gone out [at] the brook of Egypt, and the outgoings of the border have been at the sea; this is to you the south border. Joshua 15:5 And the east border [is] the salt sea, unto the extremity of the Jordan, and the border at the north quarter [is] from the bay of the sea, at the extremity of the Jordan; Joshua 15:6 and the border hath gone up [to] Beth-Hoglah, and passed over on the north of Beth-Arabah, and the border hath gone up [to] the stone of Bohan son of Reuben: Joshua 15:7 and the border hath gone up towards Debir from the valley of Achor, and northward looking unto Gilgal, which [is] over-against the ascent of Adummim, which [is] on the south of the brook, and the border hath passed over unto the waters of En-Shemesh, and its outgoings have been unto En-Rogel; Joshua 15:8 and the border hath gone up the valley of the son of Hinnom, unto the side of the Jebusite on the south (it [is] Jerusalem), and the border hath gone up unto the top of the hill-country which [is] on the front of the valley of Hinnom westward, which [is] in the extremity of the valley of the Rephaim northward; Joshua 15:9 and the border hath been marked out, from the top of the hill-country unto the fountain of the waters of Nephtoah, and hath gone out unto the cities of mount Ephron, and the border hath been marked out [to] Baalah, (it [is] Kirjath-Jearim); Joshua 15:10 and the border hath gone round from Baalah westward, unto mount Seir, and passed over unto the side of mount Jearim (it [is] Chesalon), on the north, and gone down [to] Beth-Shemesh, and passed over to Timnah; Joshua 15:11 and the border hath gone out unto the side of Ekron northward, and the border hath been marked out [to] Shicron, and hath passed over to mount Baalah, and gone out [to] Jabneel; and the outgoings of the border have been at the sea. Joshua 15:12 And the west border [is] to the great sea, and [its] border; this [is] the border of the sons of Judah round about for their families.
Caleb's portion and conquest.
Joshua 15:13 And to Caleb son of Jephunneh hath he given a portion in the midst of the sons of Judah, according to the command of Jehovah to Joshua, [even] the city of Arba, father of Anakit [is] Hebron. Joshua 15:14 And Caleb is dispossessing thence the three sons of Anak, Sheshai, and Ahiman, and Talmai, children of Anak, Joshua 15:15 and he goeth up thence unto the inhabitants of Debir; and the name of Debir formerly is Kirjath-Sepher.
Othniel, for his valour, hath Achsah, Caleb's daughter, to wife.
Joshua 15:16 And Caleb saith, 'He who smiteth Kirjath-Sephar, and hath captured itI have given to him Achsah my daughter for a wife.' Joshua 15:17 And Othniel son of Kenaz, brother of Caleb, doth capture it, and he giveth to him Achsah his daughter for a wife.
She obtaineth a blessing of her father.
Joshua 15:18 And it cometh to pass, in her coming in, that she persuadeth him to ask from her father a field, and she lighteth from off the ass, and Caleb saith to her, 'Whatto thee?' Joshua 15:19 And she saith, 'Give to me a blessing; when the land of the south thou hast given me, then thou hast given to me springs of waters;' and he giveth to her the upper springs and the lower springs. Joshua 15:20 This [is] the inheritance of the tribe of the sons of Judah, for their families.
The cities of Judah.
Joshua 15:21 And the cities at the extremity of the tribe of the sons of Judah are unto the border of Edom in the south, Kabzeel, and Eder, and Jagur, Joshua 15:22 and Kinah, and Dimonah, and Adadah, Joshua 15:23 and Kedesh, and Hazor, and Ithnan, Joshua 15:24 Ziph, and Telem, and Bealoth, Joshua 15:25 and Hazor, Hadattah, and Kerioth, Hezron, (it [is] Hazor,) Joshua 15:26 Amam, and Shema, and Moladah, Joshua 15:27 and Hazar-Gaddah, and Heshmon, and Beth-Palet, Joshua 15:28 and Hazar-Shual, and Beer-Sheba, and Bizjothjah, Joshua 15:29 Baalah, and Iim, and Azem, Joshua 15:30 And Eltolad, and Chesil, and Hormah, Joshua 15:31 and Ziklag, and Madmannah, and Sansannah, Joshua 15:32 and Lebaoth, and Shilhim, and Ain, and Rimmon; all the cities [are] twenty and nine, and their villages. Joshua 15:33 In the low country: Eshtaol, and Zoreah, and Ashnah, Joshua 15:34 and Zanoah, and En-Gannim, Tappuah, and Enam, Joshua 15:35 Jarmuth, and Adullam, Socoh, and Azekah, Joshua 15:36 and Sharaim, and Adithaim, and Gederah, and Gederothaim; fourteen cities and their villages. Joshua 15:37 Zenan, and Hadashah, and Migdal-Gad, Joshua 15:38 and Dilean, and Mizpeh, and Joktheel, Joshua 15:39 Lachish, and Bozkath, and Eglon, Joshua 15:40 and Cabbon, and Lahmam, and Kithlish, Joshua 15:41 and Gederoth, Beth-Dagon, and Naamah, and Makkedah; sixteen cities and their villages. Joshua 15:42 Libnah, and Ether, and Ashan, Joshua 15:43 and Jiphtah, and Ashnah, and Nezib, Joshua 15:44 and Keilah, and Achzib, and Mareshah; nine cities and their villages. Joshua 15:45 Ekron and its towns and its villages, Joshua 15:46 from Ekron and westward, all that [are] by the side of Ashdod, and their villages. Joshua 15:47 Ashdod, its towns and its villages, Gaza, its towns and its villages, unto the brook of Egypt, and the great sea, and [its] border.
Joshua 15:48 And in the hill-country: Shamir, and Jattir, and Socoh, Joshua 15:49 and Dannah, and Kirjath-Sannah (it [is] Debir) Joshua 15:50 and Anab, and Eshtemoh, and Anim, Joshua 15:51 and Goshen, and Holon, and Giloh; eleven cities and their villages. Joshua 15:52 Arab, and Dumah, and Eshean, Joshua 15:53 and Janum, and Beth-Tappuah, and Aphekah, Joshua 15:54 and Humtah, and Kirjath-Arba (it [is] Hebron), and Zior; nine cities and their villages. Joshua 15:55 Maon, Carmel, and Ziph, and Juttah, Joshua 15:56 and Jezreel, and Jokdeam, and Zanoah, Joshua 15:57 Cain, Gibeah, and Timnah; ten cities and their villages. Joshua 15:58 Halhul, Beth-Zur, and Gedor, Joshua 15:59 and Maarath, and Beth-Anoth, and Eltekon; six cities and their villages. Joshua 15:60 Kirjath-Baal (it [is] Kirjath-Jearim), and Rabbah; two cities and their villages. Joshua 15:61 In the wilderness: Beth-Arabah, Middin, and Secacah, Joshua 15:62 and Nibshan, and the city of Salt, and En-Gedi; six cities and their villages.
The Jebusites not conquered.
Joshua 15:63 As to the Jebusites, inhabitants of Jerusalem, the sons of Judah have not been able to dispossess them, and the Jebusite dwelleth with the sons of Judah in Jerusalem unto this day.