Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

Darby Translation

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

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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Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Yahweh's Covenant With Abram

2 Then Abram said, "O Yahweh, my Lord, what will you give me? {I continue to be} childless, and {my heir} is Eliezer of Damascus." 3 And Abram said, "Look, you have not given me a descendant, and here, {a member of my household} [is] {my heir}." 4 And behold, the word of Yahweh [came] to him saying, "This [person] will not {be your heir}, but {your own son will be your heir}."


Cross References

Genesis 14:14

When Abram heard that his {relative} was taken captive, he summoned his trained men, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen [of them], and he went in pursuit up to Dan.

Genesis 12:2

And I will make you a great nation, and I will bless you, and I will make your name great. And you will be a blessing.

Genesis 13:16

I will make your descendants like the dust of the earth which, if anyone were able to count the dust of the earth, your descendants would be [so] counted.

Proverbs 13:12

Hope that is deferred makes the heart sick, but a desire fulfilled [is] a tree of life.

Proverbs 29:21

He who pampers his servant from childhood, {arrogance will be his end}.

Proverbs 30:23

under an unloved woman when she gets married, and a maid when she succeeds her mistress.

Ecclesiastes 2:7

I acquired male slaves and female slaves, as well as children [born in my] house. I also had livestock, cattle, and flocks more than anyone who [was] before me in Jerusalem.

Jeremiah 12:1

You [will be] in the right, Yahweh, when I complain to you. Even so, let me speak [my] claims with you. Why does [the] way of [the] wicked succeed? All those who deal treacherously with treachery are at ease.

Hebrews 10:35-36

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

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