Tshivenda 1998 (VEN98)
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Efraimi na Manase Vhukovhela

161Masakha a tshipembe a shango ḽe ḽa kovhelwa vhaḓuhulu vha Josefa o thoma Jorodani tsini ha Jerikho, vhubvaḓuvha ha zwisima zwa Jerikho, a ya phangani. A ṱuwa Jerikho a gonya mabama a swika Bethele. 2U bva Bethele a livha Lusi, a fhirela Atarotho, he ha vha hu tshi dzula Vhaarakhi. 3U bva henefho a livha vhukovhela, shangoni ḽa Vhajafulethi, u swika shangoni ḽa Bethe Horoni ḽa Fhasi. U bva henefho a livha Gezere a guma Lwanzheni lwa Phandamashango.

4Vhaḓuhulu vha Josefa, vha matsinde a Efraimi na Manase, vho kovhelwa shango ḽeneḽo ḽa vha ḽavho.

Efraimi

5Shango ḽa Efraimi ḽo vha heḽi zwi tshi tevhedza miṱa yavho: Masakha avho o thoma Atarotho Adara a livha vhubvaḓuvha a swika Bethe Horoni ḽa Nṱha, 6u bva henefho a livha Lwanzheni lwa Phandamashango. Mikhimithathi vho vha vha tshi hu sumbela devhula. Vhubvaḓuvha ha henefho masakha a kombamela Thaanathi Shilo, a hu fhira nga vhubvaḓuvha a livha Janua. 7Zwino a tsa a tshi bva Janua a livha Atarotho na Naara, a swika Jerikho a guma mulamboni wa Jorodani. 8Masakha a livha vhukovhela u bva Thaphua a tshi ya Kudamboni kwa Kana a guma Lwanzheni lwa Phandamashango. Ndi ḽone shango ḽe ḽa kovhelwa tsinde ḽa Efraimi uri ḽi vhe ḽavho zwi tshi tevhedza miṱa yavho, 9zwa katela na dziṅwe ḓorobo na miḓana ye ya vha i ngomu ha masakha a Manase, ye ya vha yo kovhelwa vha Efraimi. 10

16:10
Josh. 17:12
Rangap. 1:29
1 Mah. 9:16-17
Huno a vho ngo thatha Vhakanana vhe vha vha vha tshi dzula Gezere, avho Vhakanana vho ḓi dzula na vha Efraimi u swika na ṋamusi, vho tou kombetshedzwa u shuma vhe phuli.