Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Of Asher he said, "More blessed than sons is Asher; May he be favored by his brothers, And may he dip his foot in oil.

King James Version

And of Asher he said, Let Asher be blessed with children; let him be acceptable to his brethren, and let him dip his foot in oil.

Holman Bible

He said about Asher: May Asher be the most blessed of the sons; may he be the most favored among his brothers and dip his foot in [olive] oil.

International Standard Version

About Asher he said: "May Asher be blessed, along with his descendants, may his brothers be pleased with him, may he dip his feet in oil,

A Conservative Version

And of Asher he said, Blessed be Asher with sons. Let him be acceptable to his brothers, and let him dip his foot in oil.

American Standard Version

And of Asher he said, Blessed be Asher with children; Let him be acceptable unto his brethren, And let him dip his foot in oil.

Amplified

Of Asher he said: Blessed above sons is Asher; let him be acceptable to his brothers, and let him dip his foot in oil.

Bible in Basic English

And of Asher he said, Let Asher have the blessing of children; may he be pleasing to his brothers, and let his foot be wet with oil.

Darby Translation

And of Asher he said, Asher shall be blessed with sons; Let him be acceptable to his brethren, And let him dip his foot in oil.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And to Asher he said, Asher, more blessed than the sons, shall be acceptable unto his brethren and shall dip his foot in oil.

Julia Smith Translation

And to Asher he said, Asher blessed from sons; he shall be accepted of his brethren, and he dipped his foot in oil.

King James 2000

And of Asher he said, Let Asher be blessed with children; let him be acceptable to his brethren, and let him dip his foot in oil.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And of Asher he said, "Blessed {more than sons} [is] Asher; {may he be the favorite} of his brothers, {dipping his feet in the oil}.

Modern King James verseion

And of Asher he said, Asher shall be blessed with sons, let him be pleasing to his brothers, and let him dip his foot in oil.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And of Asher he said, "Asher shall be blessed with children: he shall be acceptable unto his brethren and shall dip his foot in oil.

NET Bible

Of Asher he said: Asher is blessed with children, may he be favored by his brothers and may he dip his foot in olive oil.

New Heart English Bible

Of Asher he said, "Asher is blessed with children. Let him be acceptable to his brothers. Let him dip his foot in oil.

The Emphasized Bible

And, of Asher, he said, Most blessed of sons, be Asher, - Let him have the goodwill of his brethren, And let him dip, in oil, his foot:

Webster

And of Asher he said, Let Asher be blessed with children; let him be acceptable to his brethren, and let him dip his foot in oil.

World English Bible

Of Asher he said, "Asher is blessed with children. Let him be acceptable to his brothers. Let him dip his foot in oil.

Youngs Literal Translation

And of Asher he said: -- Blessed with sons is Asher, Let him be accepted by his brethren, And dipping in oil his foot.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And of Asher
אשׁר 
'Asher 
Usage: 43

he said

Usage: 0

אשׁר 
'Asher 
Usage: 43

be blessed
בּרך 
Barak 
Usage: 330

with children

Usage: 0

אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

and let him dip
טבל 
Tabal 
Usage: 16

רגל 
Regel 
Usage: 247

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Oil

Context Readings

Blessing On Asher

23 Of Naphtali he said, "O Naphtali, satisfied with favor, And full of the blessing of the LORD, Take possession of the sea and the south." 24 Of Asher he said, "More blessed than sons is Asher; May he be favored by his brothers, And may he dip his foot in oil. 25 "Your locks will be iron and bronze, And according to your days, so will your leisurely walk be.



Cross References

Genesis 49:20

"As for Asher, his food shall be rich, And he will yield royal dainties.

Job 29:6

When my steps were bathed in butter, And the rock poured out for me streams of oil!

Exodus 12:10

'And you shall not leave any of it over until morning, but whatever is left of it until morning, you shall burn with fire.

Psalm 115:15

May you be blessed of the LORD, Maker of heaven and earth.

Psalm 128:3

Your wife shall be like a fruitful vine Within your house, Your children like olive plants Around your table.

Psalm 128:6

Indeed, may you see your children's children Peace be upon Israel!

Proverbs 3:3-4

Do not let kindness and truth leave you; Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart.

Acts 7:10

and rescued him from all his afflictions, and granted him favor and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh, king of Egypt, and he made him governor over Egypt and all his household.

Romans 14:18

For he who in this way serves Christ is acceptable to God and approved by men.

Romans 15:31

that I may be rescued from those who are disobedient in Judea, and that my service for Jerusalem may prove acceptable to the saints;

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