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Those that were numbered of them, even of the tribe of Reuben, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.
That a comparative view may be easily taken of the state of the tribes, we will here produce them, compared with that of the second census, (ch
Numbers 1:26 Of the children of Judah, by their generations, after their families, by the house of their fathers...
) in their decreasing proportion, beginning with the greatest and proceeding to the least.
Thus we find Judah the most populous tribe, and Manasseh the least so; the difference between them being as great as
42,000. Jacob had given Judah the pre-eminence in his prophetic blessing; and that tribe was to have the precedence in the encampments of Israel; accordingly God had increased them more than any of their brethren. Ephraim and Manasseh, according to the same prophecy, were numbered as distinct tribes, Ephraim having the superiority, as it was foretold; and Joseph indeed appears 'a fruitful bough.'
Numbers 2:10,11 On the south side shall be the standard of the camp of Reuben according to their armies...
Numbers 26:7 These are the families of the Reubenites: and they that were numbered of them were forty and three thousand and seven hundred and thirty...
Strong's ConcordanceThose that were numbered of them, [even] of the tribe of Reuben, [were] forty and six thousand and five hundred.
Topical Bible46 500 Forty-six Hundred Numbered Ones Reuben Six Thousand Tribe
Numbers Chapter 1 Verse 21
Alphabetical: from men number numbered of Reuben The their tribe was were
OT Law: Numbers 1:21 Those who were numbered of them (Nu Num.)