1 The a second lot came out for Simeon, for the tribe of the children of Simeon according to their families. b And their inheritance was within the inheritance of the children of Judah. 2 c They had in their inheritance Beersheba (Sheba), Moladah, 3 Hazar Shual, Balah, Ezem, 4 Eltolad, Bethul, Hormah, 5 Ziklag, Beth Marcaboth, Hazar Susah, 6 Beth Lebaoth, and Sharuhen: thirteen cities and their villages; 7 Ain, Rimmon, Ether, and Ashan: four cities and their villages; 8 and all the villages that were all around these cities as far as Baalath Beer, d Ramah of the South. This was the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Simeon according to their families. 9 The inheritance of the children of Simeon was included in the share of the children of Judah, for the share of the children of Judah was 1 too much for them. e Therefore the children of Simeon had their inheritance within the inheritance of 2 that people.New King James Version (NKJV) Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc.