Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Abraham took sheep and cattle and gave them to Abimelech, and the two of them made a covenant.

New American Standard Bible

Abraham took sheep and oxen and gave them to Abimelech, and the two of them made a covenant.

King James Version

And Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them unto Abimelech; and both of them made a covenant.

International Standard Version

So Abraham took sheep and oxen and presented them to Abimelech, and the two of them made a covenant.

A Conservative Version

And Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them to Abimelech. And the two made a covenant.

American Standard Version

And Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them unto Abimelech. And they two made a covenant.

Amplified

So Abraham took sheep and oxen and gave them to Abimelech, and the two men made a league or covenant.

Bible in Basic English

And Abraham took sheep and oxen and gave them to Abimelech, and the two of them made an agreement together.

Darby Translation

And Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them to Abimelech; and both of them made a covenant.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Abraham took sheep and oxen and gave them unto Abimelech; and both of them made a covenant.

Julia Smith Translation

And Abraham will take sheep and oxen, and give to Abimelech; and they two made a covenant

King James 2000

And Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them unto Abimelech; and both of them made a covenant.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abraham took sheep and cattle and gave [them] to Abimelech. And the two of them {made} a covenant.

Modern King James verseion

And Abraham took sheep and oxen and gave them to Abimelech, and both of them made a covenant.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Abraham took sheep and oxen and gave them unto Abimelech. And they made both of them a bond together.

NET Bible

Abraham took some sheep and cattle and gave them to Abimelech. The two of them made a treaty.

New Heart English Bible

Abraham took sheep and cattle, and gave them to Abimelech. Those two made a covenant.

The Emphasized Bible

And Abraham took sheep and oxen, stud gave to Abimelech, - and they two solemnised a covenant

Webster

And Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them to Abimelech: and both of them made a covenant.

World English Bible

Abraham took sheep and cattle, and gave them to Abimelech. Those two made a covenant.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Abraham taketh sheep and oxen, and giveth to Abimelech, and they make, both of them, a covenant;

Interlinear

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

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

צאון צאןo 
Tso'n 
Usage: 274

and oxen
בּקר 
Baqar 
Usage: 183

and gave
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

H40
אבימלך 
'Abiymelek 
Usage: 67

and both of them
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

כּרת 
Karath 
Usage: 287

Context Readings

The Covenant Between Abraham And Abimelech

26 Abimelech replied, “I don’t know who did this thing. You didn’t report anything to me, so I hadn’t heard about it until today.” 27 Abraham took sheep and cattle and gave them to Abimelech, and the two of them made a covenant. 28 Abraham separated seven ewe lambs from the flock.


Cross References

Genesis 14:22-23

But Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have raised my hand in an oath to Yahweh, God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth,

Genesis 26:28-31

They replied, “We have clearly seen how the Lord has been with you. We think there should be an oath between two parties—between us and you. Let us make a covenant with you:

Genesis 31:44

Come now, let’s make a covenant, you and I. Let it be a witness between the two of us.”

1 Samuel 18:3

Jonathan made a covenant with David because he loved him as much as himself.

Proverbs 17:8

A bribe seems like a magic stone to its owner;
wherever he turns, he succeeds.

Proverbs 18:16

A gift opens doors for a man
and brings him before the great.

Proverbs 18:24

A man with many friends may be harmed,
but there is a friend who stays closer than a brother.

Proverbs 21:14

A secret gift soothes anger,
and a covert bribe, fierce rage.

Isaiah 32:8

But a noble person plans noble things;
he stands up for noble causes.

Ezekiel 17:13

He took one of the royal family and made a covenant with him, putting him under oath. Then he took away the leading men of the land,

Romans 1:31

undiscerning, untrustworthy, unloving, and unmerciful.

Galatians 3:15

Brothers, I’m using a human illustration. No one sets aside or makes additions to even a human covenant that has been ratified.

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