Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And Abraham went down on his face before the people of the land.

New American Standard Bible

And Abraham bowed before the people of the land.

King James Version

And Abraham bowed down himself before the people of the land.

Holman Bible

Abraham bowed down to the people of the land

International Standard Version

Abraham bowed before the people of the land

A Conservative Version

And Abraham bowed himself down before the people of the land.

American Standard Version

And Abraham bowed himself down before the people of the land.

Amplified

Then Abraham bowed down before the people of the land.

Darby Translation

And Abraham bowed down before the people of the land;

Julia Smith Translation

And Abraham will bow himself down before the face of the people of the land.

King James 2000

And Abraham bowed down himself before the people of the land.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abraham bowed before the people of the land.

Modern King James verseion

And Abraham bowed before the people of the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then Abraham bowed himself before the people of the land,

NET Bible

Abraham bowed before the local people

New Heart English Bible

Abraham bowed himself down before the people of the land.

The Emphasized Bible

So Abraham boweth himself down, before the people of the land:

Webster

And Abraham bowed himself before the people of the land.

World English Bible

Abraham bowed himself down before the people of the land.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Abraham boweth himself before the people of the land,

Interlinear

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

שׁחה 
Shachah 
Usage: 171

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Word Count of 20 Translations in Genesis 23:12

Context Readings

Sarah's Death And Burial

11 No, my lord, I will give you the field with the hollow in the rock; before all the children of my people will I give it to you for a resting-place for your dead. 12 And Abraham went down on his face before the people of the land. 13 And Abraham said to Ephron, in the hearing of the people of the land, If only you will give ear to me, I will give you the price of the field; take it, and let me put my dead to rest there.


Cross References

Genesis 18:2

And lifting up his eyes, he saw three men before him; and seeing them, he went quickly to them from the door of the tent, and went down on his face to the earth;

Genesis 19:1

And at nightfall the two angels came to Sodom; and Lot was seated at the way into the town: and when he saw them he got up and came before them, falling down on his face to the earth.

Genesis 23:7

And Abraham got up and gave honour to the children of Heth, the people of that land.

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