Baatlhodi 1:1-36

1  Mme ga diragala ya re morago ga loso+ lwa ga Joshua, bomorwa Iseraele ba botsa+ Jehofa, ba re: “Ke mang mo go rona yo o tla nnang wa ntlha go tlhatloga a ya go tlhabana le Bakanana?”  Foo Jehofa a re: “Juda o tla tlhatloga.+ Bonang! Ruri ke tla tsenya lefatshe leo mo seatleng sa gagwe.”  Foo Juda a raya Simeone morwarraagwe a re: “Tlhatlogela le nna kwa nageng e ke e laoletsweng+ mme re tlhabane le Bakanana, mme le nna ke tla ya le wena kwa nageng e o e laoletsweng.”+ Ka jalo Simeone a tsamaya le ene.+  Foo Juda a tlhatloga mme Jehofa a tsenya Bakanana le Baperise mo diatleng tsa bone,+ mme ba ba fenya kwa Beseke, banna ba le dikete di le lesome.  E rile ba fitlhela Adoni-beseke kwa Beseke, foo ba tlhabana le ene mme ba fenya Bakanana+ le Baperise.+  E rile Adoni-beseke a tshaba, ba mo lelekisa ba bo ba mo tshwara mme ba kgaola menwana ya kgonotswe ya diatla tsa gagwe le menwana e metona ya dinao tsa gagwe.  Morago ga moo Adoni-beseke a re: “Go ntse go na le dikgosi di le masome a supa tse di kgaotsweng menwana ya kgonotswe ya diatla le menwana e metona ya dinao tse di selang dijo kafa tlase ga tafole ya me. Modimo o ntuetse+ fela jaaka ke dirile.” Morago ga moo ba mo tlisa mo Jerusalema+ mme a swela gone.  Mo godimo ga moo, bomorwa Juda ba tswelela pele ba lwa le Jerusalema+ ba bo ba e thopa, mme ba e kgemetha ka bogale jwa tšhaka, le motse ba o tshuba ka molelo.  Mme morago ga moo bomorwa Juda ba fologa ba ya go tlhabana le Bakanana ba ba nnang mo kgaolong e e dithaba le mo Negebe+ le mo Shefela.+ 10  Ka jalo Juda a gwantela Bakanana ba ba neng ba nna mo Heberone+ (leina la Heberone pele ga moo e ne e le Kiriathe-areba),+ mme ba kgemetha Sheshai le Ahimane le Talemai.+ 11  Mme go tloga foo ba tswelela ba gwantela banni ba Debira.+ (Leina la Debira pele ga moo e ne e le Kiriathe-sefere.)+ 12  Mme Kalebe+ a re: “Le fa e le mang yo o tla kgemethang Kiriathe-sefere a ba a e thopa, ke tla mo naya Akesa+ morwadiake go nna mosadi wa gagwe.”+ 13  Mme Otheniele+ morwa Kenase,+ morwarraagwe Kalebe yo mmotlana,+ a e thopa. Ka ntlha ya seo a mo naya Akesa morwadie go nna mosadi wa gagwe.+ 14  Mme ga diragala gore fa Akesa a ya gae, a nna a mo tlhotlheletsa gore a kope tshimo mo go rraagwe. Mme a opa diatla a ntse a le mo godimo ga esele.+ Foo Kalebe a mo raya a re: “O batla eng?” 15  Jalo a mo raya a re: “A ko o nneye tshegofatso,+ o nneile sebata sa lefatshe se se kafa borwa, nnaya Gulothe-maime.” Ka jalo Kalebe a mo naya Gulotha+ o o kwa Godimo le Gulotha o o kwa Tlase. 16  Mme bomorwa Mokene,+ yo Moshe e neng e le mogwe wa gagwe,+ ba tlhatloga ba tswa mo motseng wa ditlhare tsa mokolane+ ba na le bomorwa Juda ba ya kwa nageng ya Juda, e e ntlheng ya borwa jwa Arada.+ Mme ba ya go nna le batho+ ba teng. 17  Juda a tswelela go gwanta le Simeone morwarraagwe, mme ba kgemetha Bakanana ba ba neng ba nna kwa Sefathe ba bo ba e senya.+ Ka gone leina la motse oo la bidiwa Horema.+ 18  Morago ga moo Juda a thopa Gasa+ le karolo ya yone ya naga le Ashekelona+ le karolo ya yone ya naga le Ekerone+ le karolo ya yone ya naga. 19  Jehofa a tswelela a na le Juda, mo a neng a gapa kgaolo e e dithaba, mme o ne a sa kgone go gapela banni ba kwa lebaleng le le kwa tlase thuo ya bone, ka gonne ba ne ba na le dikara tsa ntwa+ tse di tlhometsweng disekele tsa tshipi.+ 20  E rile ba naya Kalebe Heberone, fela jaaka Moshe a ne a solofeditse,+ a leleka bomorwa Anake+ ba bararo go tswa koo. 21  Mme bomorwa Benjamine ba se ka ba leleka Bajebuse ba ba nnang mo Jerusalema;+ go na le moo Bajebuse ba ntse ba nna le bomorwa Benjamine kwa Jerusalema go tla go fitlha mo letsatsing leno.+ 22  Go ntse go ntse jalo, ba ntlo ya ga Josefa+ ka boyone le bone ba bololela Bethele,+ mme Jehofa a bo a na le bone.+ 23  Mme ba ntlo ya ga Josefa ba simolola go tlhola+ Bethele (ga diragala gore, leina la motse oo pele ga moo e bo e le Luse),+ 24  mme balebeledi ba bona monna mongwe a tswa mo motseng. Jalo ba mo raya ba re: “Tsweetswee, re bontshe tsela ya go tsena mo motseng, mme ruri re tla go direla bopelonomi.”+ 25  Ka jalo monna yono a ba bontsha tsela ya go tsena mo motseng; mme ba kgemetha motse ka bogale jwa tšhaka,+ ba bo ba lesa monna yono a tsamaya le lelapa lotlhe la gagwe.+ 26  Foo monna yono a ya kwa lefatsheng la Bahite+ mme a aga motse a o raya leina a re Luse. Leo ke leina la one go tla go fitlha mo letsatsing leno. 27  Mme Manase+ o ne a se ka a gapa Bethe-sheane+ le metse e e kafa tlase ga gagwe le Taanake+ le metse e e kafa tlase ga gagwe, le banni ba Dora+ le metse e e kafa tlase ga gagwe le banni ba Ibeleame+ le metse e e kafa tlase ga gagwe le banni ba Megido+ le metse e e kafa tlase ga gagwe, mme Bakanana ba tswelela ba nna mo lefatsheng leno.+ 28  Mme go ne ga diragala gore Iseraele a nonofe+ a bo a patelela Bakanana go dira tiro e e boima,+ mme ba ne ba se ka ba ba leleka gotlhelele.+ 29  Le fa e le Eferaime ga a ka a leleka Bakanana ba ba neng ba nna mo Gesere, go na le moo Bakanana ba ne ba tswelela ba nna mo gare ga bone mo Gesere.+ 30  Sebulone+ ga a ka a leleka banni ba Kiterone le banni ba Nahalole,+ go na le moo Bakanana ba ne ba tswelela ba nna mo gare ga bone+ mme ba patelediwa go dira tiro e e boima.+ 31  Ashera+ ga a ka a leleka banni ba Ako le banni ba Sidona+ le Ahelabe le Akesibe+ le Heleba le Afike+ le Rehobe.+ 32  Mme Baashera ba ne ba tswelela ba nna mo gare ga Bakanana ba ba nnang mo lefatsheng leo, ka gonne ba ne ba sa ba leleka.+ 33  Nafetali+ ga a ka a leleka banni ba Bethe-shemeshe le banni ba Bethe-anathe,+ go na le moo ba ne ba tswelela ba nna mo gare ga Bakanana ba ba nnang mo lefatsheng leo;+ mme banni ba Bethe-shemeshe le ba Bethe-anathe ba nna batho ba bone gore ba ba patelele go dira tiro e e boima.+ 34  Mme Baamore ba nna ba pitlaganyetsa bomorwa Dana+ mo kgaolong e e dithaba, gonne ga ba a ka ba ba letla go fologela kwa tlase kwa lebaleng le le kwa tlase.+ 35  Ka jalo Baamore ba tswelela ba nna mo Thabeng ya Herese le mo Aijalona+ le mo Shaalabime.+ Mme seatla sa ba ntlo ya ga Josefa sa nna boima thata mo ba neng ba patelelwa go dira tiro e e boima.+ 36  Mme karolo ya naga ya Baamore e ne e le go tswa kwa botlhatlogong jwa Akarabime,+ go tswa kwa Sela go ya kwa godimo.

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