Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And Abram said, "Since You have given no offspring to me, one born in my house is my heir."

King James Version

And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and, lo, one born in my house is mine heir.

Holman Bible

Abram continued, "Look, You have given me no offspring, so a slave born in my house will be my heir."

International Standard Version

Look!" Abram said, "You haven't given me any offspring, so a servant born in my house is going to be my heir."

A Conservative Version

And Abram said, Behold, thou have given no seed to me. And, lo, a man born in my house is my heir.

American Standard Version

And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and, lo, one born in my house is mine heir.

Amplified

And Abram continued, Look, You have given me no child; and [a servant] born in my house is my heir.

Bible in Basic English

And Abram said, You have given me no child, and a servant in my house will get the heritage.

Darby Translation

And Abram said, Lo, to me thou hast given no seed, and behold, a son of my house will be mine heir.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed; and, behold, one born in my house is my heir.

Julia Smith Translation

And Abram will say, Behold, to me thou gavest no seed, and behold the son of my house shall inherit me.

King James 2000

And Abram said, Behold, to me you have given no descendants: and, lo, one born in my house is my heir.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abram said, "Look, you have not given me a descendant, and here, {a member of my household} [is] {my heir}."

Modern King James verseion

And Abram said, Behold, You have given no seed to me. And behold, one born in my house is my heir.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Abram said, "See, to me hast thou given no seed: lo, a lad born in my house shall be mine heir!"

NET Bible

Abram added, "Since you have not given me a descendant, then look, one born in my house will be my heir!"

New Heart English Bible

Abram said, "Behold, to me you have given no seed: and, behold, one born in my house is my heir."

The Emphasized Bible

And Abram said - Lo, to me, hast thou not given seed, -

Webster

And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and lo, one born in my house is my heir.

World English Bible

Abram said, "Behold, to me you have given no seed: and, behold, one born in my house is my heir."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Abram saith, 'Lo, to me Thou hast not given seed, and lo, a domestic doth heir me.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אברם 
'Abram 
Usage: 61

Behold, to me thou hast given
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

no

Usage: 0

זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

and, lo, one born

Usage: 0

in my house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

Context Readings

Yahweh's Covenant With Abram

2 Abram said, "O Lord GOD, what will You give me, since I am childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?" 3 And Abram said, "Since You have given no offspring to me, one born in my house is my heir." 4 Then behold, the word of the LORD came to him, saying, "This man will not be your heir; but one who will come forth from your own body, he shall be your heir."


Cross References

Genesis 14:14

When Abram heard that his relative had been taken captive, he led out his trained men, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and went in pursuit as far as Dan.

Genesis 12:2

And I will make you a great nation, And I will bless you, And make your name great; And so you shall be a blessing;

Genesis 13:16

"I will make your descendants as the dust of the earth, so that if anyone can number the dust of the earth, then your descendants can also be numbered.

Proverbs 13:12

Hope deferred makes the heart sick, But desire fulfilled is a tree of life.

Proverbs 29:21

He who pampers his slave from childhood Will in the end find him to be a son.

Proverbs 30:23

Under an unloved woman when she gets a husband, And a maidservant when she supplants her mistress.

Ecclesiastes 2:7

I bought male and female slaves and I had homeborn slaves Also I possessed flocks and herds larger than all who preceded me in Jerusalem.

Jeremiah 12:1

Righteous are You, O LORD, that I would plead my case with You; Indeed I would discuss matters of justice with You: Why has the way of the wicked prospered? Why are all those who deal in treachery at ease?

Hebrews 10:35-36

Therefore, do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward.

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