The Meaning of Numbers 26:40 Explained

Numbers 26:40

KJV: And the sons of Bela were Ard and Naaman: of Ard, the family of the Ardites: and of Naaman, the family of the Naamites.

YLT: And sons of Bela are Ard and Naaman: of Ard is the family of the Ardite: of Naaman the family of the Naamite.

Darby: And the sons of Bela were Ard and Naaman; of Ard the family of the Ardites; of Naaman, the family of the Naamites.

ASV: And the sons of Bela were Ard and Naaman: of Ard , the family of the Ardites; of Naaman, the family of the Naamites.

What does Numbers 26:40 Mean?

Chapter Summary: Numbers 26

1  The sum of all Israel is taken in the plains of Moab
52  The law of dividing among them the inheritance of the land
57  The families and number of the Levites
63  None but Caleb and Joshua was left of those who were numbered at Sinai

What do the individual words in Numbers 26:40 mean?

And were the sons of Bela Ard and Naaman [of Ard] the family of the Ardites of Naaman the family of the Naamites
וַיִּהְי֥וּ בְנֵי־ בֶ֖לַע אַ֣רְדְּ וְנַעֲמָ֑ן מִשְׁפַּ֙חַת֙ הָֽאַרְדִּ֔י לְנַֽעֲמָ֔ן מִשְׁפַּ֖חַת הַֽנַּעֲמִֽי

וַיִּהְי֥וּ  And  were 
Parse: Conjunctive waw, Verb, Qal, Consecutive imperfect, third person masculine plural
Root: אֶהְיֶה 
Sense: to be, become, come to pass, exist, happen, fall out.
בְנֵי־  the  sons 
Parse: Noun, masculine plural construct
Root: בֵּן 
Sense: son, grandson, child, member of a group.
בֶ֖לַע  of  Bela 
Parse: Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: בֶּלַע 
Sense: a king of Edom.
אַ֣רְדְּ  Ard 
Parse: Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: אַרְדְּ  
Sense: son of Benjamin.
וְנַעֲמָ֑ן  and  Naaman 
Parse: Conjunctive waw, Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: נַעֲמָן  
Sense: son of Bela of the family of Benjamin; he was among the family of Jacob that went down to Egypt.
מִשְׁפַּ֙חַת֙  [of  Ard]  the  family 
Parse: Noun, feminine singular construct
Root: מִשְׁפָּחָה  
Sense: clan, family.
הָֽאַרְדִּ֔י  of  the  Ardites 
Parse: Article, Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: אַרְדִּי  
Sense: the descendants of Ard.
לְנַֽעֲמָ֔ן  of  Naaman 
Parse: Preposition-l, Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: נַעֲמָן  
Sense: son of Bela of the family of Benjamin; he was among the family of Jacob that went down to Egypt.
מִשְׁפַּ֖חַת  the  family 
Parse: Noun, feminine singular construct
Root: מִשְׁפָּחָה  
Sense: clan, family.
הַֽנַּעֲמִֽי  of  the  Naamites 
Parse: Article, Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: נַעֲמִי  
Sense: the descendants of Naaman, the grandson of Benjamin.

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