“And Bela the son of Azaz, the son of Shema, the son of Joel, who dwelt in Aroer, even unto Nebo and Baalmeon:”
King James Version (KJV)
5:9 Euphrates - From Jordan and the wilderness beyond it untoEuphrates. Or, of the wilderness, which lies towards or reachethto the river Euphrates, namely, the great wilderness of Kedemoth,#Deut 2:26|, which was extended far and wide towardsEuphrates: for that was the eastern border of Reuben's possession,and not Euphrates, to which their habitation never reached.Multiplied - Which forced them to enlarge their habitation as far asthey could towards Euphrates.
5:10 They made war - Thus God did for his people, as he promised them.He cast out the enemy from before them by little and little, and gavethem their land as they had occasion for it.