Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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, “Since You have given no child to me, one (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.

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
H87
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

References

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Fausets

Context Readings

Yahweh's Covenant With Abram

2 And Abram said, Lord Jehovah, what wilt thou give me? seeing I go childless, and the steward of my house is this Eliezer of Damascus. 3 And Abram said, Lo, to me thou hast given no seed, and behold, a son of my house will be mine heir. 4 And behold, the word of Jehovah came to him, saying, This shall not be thine heir, but he that will come forth out of thy body shall be thine heir.


Cross References

Genesis 14:14

And Abram heard that his brother was taken captive; and he led out his trained servants, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued them as far as Dan.

Genesis 12:2

And I will make of thee a great nation, and bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing.

Genesis 13:16

And I will make thy seed as the dust of the earth, so that if any one can number the dust of the earth, thy seed also will be numbered.

Proverbs 13:12

Hope deferred maketh the heart sick; but the desire that cometh to pass is a tree of life.

Proverbs 29:21

He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child, shall in the end have him as a son.

Proverbs 30:23

under an odious woman when she is married, and a handmaid when she is heir to her mistress.

Ecclesiastes 2:7

I acquired servants and maidens, and had servants born in my house; also I had great possessions of herds and flocks, above all that had been in Jerusalem before me.

Jeremiah 12:1

Righteous art thou, Jehovah, when I plead with thee; yet will I speak with thee of thy judgments. Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they at ease that deal very treacherously?

Hebrews 10:35-36

Cast not away therefore your confidence, which has great recompense.

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