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And the men went and passed through the land, and they described[a] the cities in seven divisions in a book; and they came to Joshua to the camp at Shiloh, 10 and Joshua cast a lot for them at Shiloh before[b] Yahweh, and there he divided the land for the Israelites,[c] to each a portion.[d]

The Allotment of Benjamin

11 And the allotment of the tribe of Benjamin came up according to their families, and the border of their allotment fell[e] between the descendants[f] of Judah and the descendants[g] of Joseph.

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  1. Joshua 18:9 Literally “wrote it”
  2. Joshua 18:10 Or “in the presence of”
  3. Joshua 18:10 Literally “sons/children of Israel”
  4. Joshua 18:10 Literally “according to their allotment”
  5. Joshua 18:11 Literally “went out”
  6. Joshua 18:11 Or “sons”
  7. Joshua 18:11 Or “sons”