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¶ AND the LORD spoke to Moses and to Aaron, saying,
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Every man of the children of Israel shall encamp by his own standard, at the places of their father’s house;
far off round about the tabernacle of the congregation shall they encamp.
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Those who encamp first toward the east shall be of the standard of the camp of Judah throughout their armies;
and Nahshon the son of Amminadab shall be chief of the children of Judah.
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And the number of his host was seventy-four thousand and six hundred.
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And those who encamp next to him shall be the tribe of Issachar;
and Nethanael the son of Zuar shall be chief of the children of Issachar.
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And the number of his host was fifty-four thousand and four hundred.
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Then shall encamp the tribe of Zebulun;
and Eliab the son of Helen shall be chief of the children of Zebulun.
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And the number of his host was fifty-seven thousand and four hundred.
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The total number of the camp of Judah was one hundred and eighty-six thousand and four hundred, throughout their armies.
They shall march first.
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On the south side shall be the standard of the camp of Reuben according to their armies;
and the chief of the children of Reuben shall be Elizur the son of Shedeur.
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And the number of his host was forty-six thousand and five hundred.
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And those who encamp by him shall be the tribe of Simeon;
and the chief of the children of Simeon shall be Shelmuiel the son of Zurishaddai.
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And the number of his host was fifty-nine thousand and three hundred.
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Then shall encamp the tribe of Gad;
and the chief of the sons of Gad shall be Eliasaph the son of Reuel.
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And the number of his host was forty-five thousand six hundred and fifty.
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The total number of the camp of Reuben was one hundred and fifty-one thousand four hundred and fifty, throughout their armies.
They shall march in the second place.
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Then the tabernacle of the congregation shall march with the camp of the Levites in the midst of the camps;
as they encamped so shall they march, every man by his standard throughout their armies.
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On the west side shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim according to their armies;
and the chief of the children of Ephraim shall be Elishama the son of Ammihud.
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And the number of his host was forty thousand and five hundred.
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And those who encamp by him shall be the tribe of Manasseh;
and the chief of the children of Manasseh shall be Gamaliel the son of Perzur.
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And the number of his host was thirty-two thousand and two hundred.
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Then shall encamp the tribe of Benjamin;
and the chief of the sons of Benjamin shall be Abidan the son of Gideoni.
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And the number of his host was thirty-five thousand and four hundred.
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The total number of the camp of Ephraim was an hundred and eight thousand and one hundred, throughout their armies.
They shall march in the third place.
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The standard of the camp of Dan shall be on the north side by their armies;
and the chief of the children of Dan shall be Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai.
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And the number of his host was sixty-two thousand and seven hundred.
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And those that encamp by him shall be the tribe of Asher;
and the chief of the children of Asher shall be Pagiel the son of Ocran.
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And the number of his host was forty-one thousand and five hundred.
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Then shall encamp the tribe of Naphtali;
and the chief of the children of Naphtali shall be Ahida the son of Enan.
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And the number of his host was fifty-three thousand and four hundred.
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The total number of the camp of Dan was a hundred and fifty-seven thousand and six hundred.
They shall march last with their standards.
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These are the numbers of the children of Israel by the house of their fathers;
all those who were numbered of the camps throughout their hosts were six hundred and three thousand and five hundred and fifty.
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But the Levites and the tribe of their fathers were not numbered among the children of Israel;
as the LORD commanded Moses.
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And the children of Israel did according to all that the LORD commanded Moses;
so they marched by their standards, and so they encamped, every man in his camp, according to the house of his fathers.