Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his maids, so that they bore children.

King James Version

So Abraham prayed unto God: and God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maidservants; and they bare children.

Holman Bible

Then Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech, his wife, and his female slaves so that they could bear children,

International Standard Version

Then Abraham interceded with God, and God healed Abimelech, his wife, and his female servants so they could bear children,

A Conservative Version

And Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maid-servants. And they bore sons.

American Standard Version

And Abraham prayed unto God. And God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maid-servants. And they bare children.

Amplified

So Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his female slaves, and they bore children,

Bible in Basic English

Then Abraham made prayer to God, and God made Abimelech well again, and his wife and his women-servants, so that they had children.

Darby Translation

And Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech, and his wife and his handmaids, and they bore children.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So Abraham prayed unto God; and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his maidservants; and they bore children.

Julia Smith Translation

And Abraham will pray to God; and God will heal Abimelech, and his wife, and his maid-servants; and they will bring forth.

King James 2000

So Abraham prayed unto God: and God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maidservants; and they bore children.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his female servants so that they [could] bear children [again].

Modern King James verseion

And Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his slave women, and they gave birth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And so Abraham prayed unto God, and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his maidens, so that they bare.

NET Bible

Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech, as well as his wife and female slaves so that they were able to have children.

New Heart English Bible

Abraham prayed to God. God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his female servants, and they bore children.

The Emphasized Bible

And Abraham prayed unto God, - and God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maid-servants, so that they bare children,

Webster

So Abraham prayed to God: and God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his maid-servants, and they bore children.

World English Bible

Abraham prayed to God. God healed Abimelech, and his wife, and his female servants, and they bore children.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Abraham prayeth unto God, and God healeth Abimelech and his wife, and his handmaids, and they bear:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So Abraham
H85
אברהם 
'Abraham 
Usage: 175

פּלל 
Palal 
Usage: 84

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

and God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

רפה רפא 
Rapha' 
Usage: 68

H40
אבימלך 
'Abiymelek 
Usage: 67

and his wife
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

אמה 
'amah 
Usage: 56

and they bare
ילד 
Yalad 
Usage: 497

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Prayers for Genesis 20:17

Context Readings

Abraham And Abimelech

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." 17 Abraham prayed to God, and God healed Abimelech and his wife and his maids, so that they bore children. 18 For the LORD had closed fast all the wombs of the household of Abimelech because of Sarah, Abraham's wife.


Cross References

James 5:16

Therefore, confess your sins to one another, and pray for one another so that you may be healed The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.

Genesis 20:7

"Now therefore, restore the man's wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not restore her, know that you shall surely die, you and all who are yours."

Genesis 29:31

Now the LORD saw that Leah was unloved, and He opened her womb, but Rachel was barren.

1 Samuel 5:11-12

They sent therefore and gathered all the lords of the Philistines and said, "Send away the ark of the God of Israel, and let it return to its own place, so that it will not kill us and our people " For there was a deadly confusion throughout the city; the hand of God was very heavy there.

Ezra 6:10

that they may offer acceptable sacrifices to the God of heaven and pray for the life of the king and his sons.

Job 42:9-10

So Eliphaz the Temanite and Bildad the Shuhite and Zophar the Naamathite went and did as the LORD told them; and the LORD accepted Job.

Proverbs 15:8

The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD, But the prayer of the upright is His delight.

Proverbs 15:29

The LORD is far from the wicked, But He hears the prayer of the righteous.

Isaiah 45:11

Thus says the LORD, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: "Ask Me about the things to come concerning My sons, And you shall commit to Me the work of My hands.

Matthew 7:7

"Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.

Matthew 21:22

"And all things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive."

Acts 3:24

"And likewise, all the prophets who have spoken, from Samuel and his successors onward, also announced these days.

Philippians 4:6

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.

1 Thessalonians 5:25

Brethren, pray for us.

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