Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Abimelech said, "Behold, my land is before you; settle wherever you please."

King James Version

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before thee: dwell where it pleaseth thee.

Holman Bible

Abimelech said, “Look, my land is before you. Settle wherever you want.”

International Standard Version

and said, "Look! My land is available to you, so settle wherever you please."

A Conservative Version

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before thee. Dwell where it pleases thee.

American Standard Version

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before thee. Dwell where it pleaseth thee.

Amplified

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before you; dwell wherever it pleases you.

Bible in Basic English

And Abimelech said, See, all my land is before you; take whatever place seems good to you.

Darby Translation

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before thee: dwell where it is good in thine eyes.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before thee; dwell where it pleases thee.

Julia Smith Translation

And Abimelech will say, Behold, my land before thy face: dwell in the good in thine eyes.

King James 2000

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before you: dwell where it pleases you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abimelech said, "Here [is] my land before you; settle {where it pleases you}."

Modern King James verseion

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before you. Live where it pleases you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Abimelech said, "Behold, the land lieth before thee: dwell where it pleaseth thee best."

NET Bible

Then Abimelech said, "Look, my land is before you; live wherever you please."

New Heart English Bible

Abimelech said, "Behold, my land is before you. Dwell where it pleases you."

The Emphasized Bible

And Abimelech, said, Lo! my land is before thee, - wherever it may seem good in thine eyes, dwell.

Webster

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before thee: dwell where it pleaseth thee.

World English Bible

Abimelech said, "Behold, my land is before you. Dwell where it pleases you."

Youngs Literal Translation

and Abimelech saith, 'Lo, my land is before thee, where it is good in thine eyes, dwell;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
H40
אבימלך 
'Abiymelek 
Usage: 67

Behold, my land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Abraham And Abimelech

14 Abimelech then took sheep and oxen and male and female servants, and gave them to Abraham, and restored his wife Sarah to him. 15 Abimelech said, "Behold, my land is before you; settle wherever you please." 16 To Sarah he said, "Behold, I have given your brother a thousand pieces of silver; behold, it is your vindication before all who are with you, and before all men you are cleared."


Cross References

Genesis 13:9

"Is not the whole land before you? Please separate from me; if to the left, then I will go to the right; or if to the right, then I will go to the left."

Genesis 34:10

"Thus you shall live with us, and the land shall be open before you; live and trade in it and acquire property in it."

Genesis 47:6

"The land of Egypt is at your disposal; settle your father and your brothers in the best of the land, let them live in the land of Goshen; and if you know any capable men among them, then put them in charge of my livestock."

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