1 And the lot of the tribe of the children of Yehudah for their clans was to the border of Edom, the Wilderness of Tsin southward in the extreme south.
2 And their southern border began at the edge of the Salt Sea, from the bay that faces southward.
3 And it went out to the southern side of the Ascent of Aqrabbim, passed over to Tsin, and went up on the south side of Qadesh Barnea, and passed over to Hetsron, went up to Adar, and went around to Qarqa,
4 and passed over to Atsmon, and went out to the wadi of Mitsrayim, and the border ended at the sea. This is your southern border.
5 And the east border was the Salt Sea as far as the end of the Yarden. And the border on the northern quarter began at the bay of the sea at the end of the Yarden.
6 And the border went up to Beyth Hoglah and passed over north of Beyth Arabah. And the border went up to the stone of Bohan son of Re'uben.
7 And the border went up toward Debir from the Valley of Akor, and it turned northward toward Gilgal, which is before the Ascent of Adummim, which is south of the wadi. And the border passed over to the waters of En Shemesh and ended at En Rogel.
8 And the border went up by the Valley of the Son of Hinnom to the southern slope of the Yebusite city, that is Yerushalayim. And the border went up to the top of the mountain that lies before the Valley of Hinnom westward, which is at the end of the Valley of Repha'im northward.
9 And the border went around from the top of the hill to the fountain of the water of Nephtowah, and went up to the cities of Mount Ephron. And the border went around to Ba'alah, that is Qiryath Ye'arim.
10 And the border turned around from Ba'alah westward to Mount Se'ir, and passed over to the side of Mount Ye'arim on the north, that is Kesalon, and went down to Beyth Shemesh, and passed over to Timnah.
11 And the border went out to the side of Eqron northward. And the border went around to Shikkeron, and passed over to Mount Ba'alah, and went out to Yabne'el. And the border ended at the sea.
12 And the west border was the coastline of the Great Sea. This is the boundary of the children of Yehudah all around for their clans.
13 And to Kaleb son of Yephunneh he gave a portion in the midst of the children of Yehudah, according to the command of YHWH to Yehoshua: Qiryath Arba, that is Hebron - Arba was the father of Anaq.
14 And Kaleb drove out the three sons of Anaq from there: Sheshai, and Ahiman, and Talmai, the children of Anaq.
15 And he went up from there to the inhabitants of Debir, and the name of Debir formerly was Qiryath Sepher.
16 And Kaleb said, 'He who smites Qiryath Sepher and shall capture it, to him I shall give Aksah my daughter as wife.'
17 And Othni'el son of Qenaz, the brother of Kaleb, did capture it, so he gave him Aksah his daughter as wife.
18 And it came to be, when she came to him, that she persuaded him to ask her father for a field. And when she got off from the donkey, Kaleb said to her, 'What is the matter?'
19 And she said, 'Give me a blessing. Since you have given me land in the South, give me also fountains of water.' And he gave her the upper fountains and the lower fountains.
20 This was the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Yehudah for their clans:
21 And the cities at the furthest border of the tribe of the children of Yehudah, toward the border of Edom in the South, were Qabtse'el, and Eder, and Yagur,
22 and Qinah, and Dimonah, and Adadah,
23 and Qedesh, and Hatsor, and Yithnan,
24 Ziph, and Telem, and Be'aloth,
25 and Hatsor, Hadattah, and Qeriyoth, Hetsron, that is Hatsor,
26 Amam, and Shema, and Moladah,
27 and Hatsar Gaddah, and Heshmon, and Beyth Pelet,
28 and Hatsar Shu'al, and Be'ersheba, and Bizyothyah,
29 Ba'alah, and Iyim, and Etsem,
30 and Eltolad, and Kesil, and Hormah,
31 and Tsiqlag, and Madmannah, and Sansannah,
32 and Leba'oth, and Shilhim, and Ayin, and Rimmon. All the cities were twenty-nine, with their villages.
33 In the low country: Eshta'ol, and Tsor'ah, and Ashnah,
34 and Zanowah, and En Gannim, Tappuwah and Enam,
35 Yarmuth and Adullam, Sokoh and Azeqah,
36 and Sha'arayim, and Adithayim, and Gederah, and Gederothayim - fourteen cities with their villages.
37 Tsenan, and Hadashah, and Migdal Gad,
38 and Dil'an, and Mitspeh, and Yoqthe'el,
39 Lakish, and Botsqath, and Eglon,
40 and Kabbon, and Lahmam, and Kithlish,
41 and Gederoth, Beyth Dagon, and Na'amah, and Maqqedah - sixteen cities with their villages.
42 Libnah, and Ether, and Ashan,
43 and Yiphtah, and Ashnah, and Netsib,
44 and Qe'ilah, and Akzib, and Mareshah - nine cities with their villages.
45 Eqron with its towns and its villages,
46 from Eqron to the sea, all that were by the side of Ashdod, with their villages.
47 Ashdod, its towns and its villages; Azzah, its towns and its villages; as far as the wadi of Mitsrayim and the Great Sea with its coastline.
48 And in the mountain country: Shamur, and Yattir, and Sokoh,
49 and Dannah, and Qiryath Sannah, that is Debir,
50 and Anab, and Eshtemoh, and Anim,
51 and Goshen, and Holon, and Giloh - eleven cities with their villages.
52 Arab, and Dumah, and Esh'an,
53 and Yanim, and Beyth Tappuwah, and Apheqah,
54 and Humtah, and Qiryath Arba, that is Hebron, and Tsi'or - nine cities with their villages.
55 Ma'on, Karmel, and Ziph, and Yutah,
56 and Yizre'el, and Yoqde'am, and Zanowah,
57 Qayin, Gib'ah, and Timnah - ten cities with their villages.
58 Halhul, Beyth Tsur, and Gedor,
59 and Ma'arath, and Beyth Anoth, and Elteqon - six cities with their villages.
60 Qiryath Ba'al, that is Qiryath Ye'arim, and Rabbah - two cities with their villages.
61 In the wilderness: Beyth Arabah, Middin, and Sekakah,
62 and Nibshan, and the City of Salt, and En Gedi - six cities with their villages.
63 As for the Yebusites, the inhabitants of Yerushalayim, the children of Yehudah were unable to drive them out, so the Yebusites have dwelt with the children of Yehudah at Yerushalayim to this day.