Parallel Verses

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.

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,

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,

“More blessed than sons is Asher;
May he be favored by his brothers,
And may he 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.

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

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 And of Naphtali he said, O Naphtali, satisfied with favor, and full with the blessing of LORD, possess thou the west and the south. 24 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. 25 Thy bars shall be iron and brass, and as thy days, so shall thy strength be.



Cross References

Genesis 49:20

Out of the Asher his bread shall be fat, and he shall yield royal dainties.

Job 29:6

when my steps were washed with butter, and the rock poured out streams of oil to me,

Exodus 12:10

And ye shall let nothing of it remain until the morning, but that which remains of it until the morning ye shall burn with fire.

Psalm 115:15

Blessed are ye of LORD who made heaven and earth.

Psalm 128:3

Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine in the innermost parts of thy house, thy sons like olive plants round about thy table.

Psalm 128:6

Yea, see thou thy son's sons. Peace be upon Israel.

Proverbs 3:3-4

Let not kindness and truth forsake thee. Bind them about thy neck, write them upon the tablet of thy heart,

Acts 7:10

and delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him favor and wisdom before Pharaoh king of Egypt. And he appointed him governor over Egypt and his entire house.

Romans 14:18

For he who serves Christ in these things is acceptable to God, and approved by men.

Romans 15:31

So that I may be rescued from those who are disobedient in Judea, and that my service for Jerusalem may become acceptable to the sanctified,

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