Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And Abraham said, I will swear.

New American Standard Bible

Abraham said, “I swear it.”

King James Version

And Abraham said, I will swear.

Holman Bible

And Abraham said, “I swear it.”

International Standard Version

And Abraham replied, "I agree!"

A Conservative Version

And Abraham said, I will swear.

American Standard Version

And Abraham said, I will swear.


And Abraham said, “I will swear.”

Bible in Basic English

And Abraham said, I will give you my oath.

Julia Smith Translation

And Abraham will say, I will swear.

King James 2000

And Abraham said, I will swear.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abraham said, "I swear."

Modern King James verseion

And Abraham said, I will swear.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Abraham, "I will swear."

NET Bible

Abraham said, "I swear to do this."

New Heart English Bible

Abraham said, "I will swear."

The Emphasized Bible

And Abraham said, I, will swear.


And Abraham said, I will swear.

World English Bible

Abraham said, "I will swear."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Abraham saith, 'I -- I do swear.'


Root Form
Usage: 175






Word Count of 20 Translations in Genesis 21:24

Context Readings

The Covenant Between Abraham And Abimelech

23 And now swear to me here by God that thou wilt not deal deceitfully with me, nor with my son, nor with my grandson. According to the kindness that I have done to thee, thou shalt do to me, and to the land in which thou sojournest. 24 And Abraham said, I will swear. 25 And Abraham reproved Abimelech because of a well of water that Abimelech's servants had violently taken away.

Cross References

Genesis 14:13

And one who had escaped came and told Abram the Hebrew. And he dwelt by the oaks of Mamre the Amorite, the brother of Eshcol, and the brother of Aner. And these were Abram's allies.

Romans 12:18

if possible, as far as depends on you, living in peace with all men;

Hebrews 6:16

For men indeed swear by a greater, and with them the oath is a term to all dispute, as making matters sure.

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