Genesis 31:15



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Are we not reckoned by him as foreigners? For he has sold us, and has also entirely consumed our purchase price.

King James Version

Are we not counted of him strangers? for he hath sold us, and hath quite devoured also our money.

International Standard Version

He's treating us like foreigners. He sold us and spent all of the money that rightfully belonged to us.

A Conservative Version

Are we not accounted by him as foreigners? For he has sold us, and has also quite devoured our money.

American Standard Version

Are we not accounted by him as foreigners? for he hath sold us, and hath also quite devoured our money.

Amplified

Are we not counted by him as strangers? For he sold us and has also quite devoured our money [the price you paid for us].

Bible in Basic English

Are we not as people from a strange country to him? for he took a price for us and now it is all used up.

Darby Translation

Are we not reckoned of him strangers? for he has sold us, and has even constantly devoured our money.

Holman Bible

Are we not regarded by him as outsiders? For he has sold us and has certainly spent our money.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Are we not counted of him strangers? For he has sold us and has even devoured all our price.

Julia Smith Translation

Were we not reckoned strangers by him? for he sold us, and also eating, he ate up our silver.

King James 2000

Are we not counted of him strangers? for he has sold us, and has quite devoured also our money.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Are we not regarded [as] foreigners by him, because he has sold us and completely consumed our money?

Modern King James verseion

Are we not counted strangers by him? For he has sold us, and has also entirely devoured our silver.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

he counteth us even as strangers, for he hath sold us, and hath even eaten up the price of us.

NET Bible

Hasn't he treated us like foreigners? He not only sold us, but completely wasted the money paid for us!

New Heart English Bible

Aren't we accounted by him as foreigners? For he has sold us, and has also quite devoured our money.

New simplified Bible

Are we not accounted as foreigners by him? He sold us and also utterly consumed the price paid for us.

The Emphasized Bible

Are we not accounted, aliens, to him seeing that having sold us, he hath then gone on devouring, our silver?

Webster

Are we not counted by him strangers; for he hath sold us, and hath quite consumed also our money.

World English Bible

Aren't we accounted by him as foreigners? For he has sold us, and has also quite devoured our money.

Youngs Literal Translation

have we not been reckoned strangers to him? for he hath sold us, and he also utterly consumeth our money;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Are we not counted
חשׁב 
Chashab 
Usage: 124

נכרי 
Nokriy 
Usage: 46

מכר 
Makar 
sell , seller , at all
Usage: 80

us, and hath quite
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Jacob Flees From Laban

14 Rachel and Leah said to him, "Do we still have any portion or inheritance in our father's house? 15 "Are we not reckoned by him as foreigners? For he has sold us, and has also entirely consumed our purchase price. 16 "Surely all the wealth which God has taken away from our father belongs to us and our children; now then, do whatever God has said to you."


Cross References

Genesis 29:15-20

Then Laban said to Jacob, "Because you are my relative, should you therefore serve me for nothing? Tell me, what shall your wages be?"

Genesis 30:26

"Give me my wives and my children for whom I have served you, and let me depart; for you yourself know my service which I have rendered you."

Genesis 29:27-30

"Complete the week of this one, and we will give you the other also for the service which you shall serve with me for another seven years."

Genesis 31:41

"These twenty years I have been in your house; I served you fourteen years for your two daughters and six years for your flock, and you changed my wages ten times.

Exodus 21:7-11

"If a man sells his daughter as a female slave, she is not to go free as the male slaves do.

Nehemiah 5:8

I said to them, "We according to our ability have redeemed our Jewish brothers who were sold to the nations; now would you even sell your brothers that they may be sold to us?" Then they were silent and could not find a word to say.



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