Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And Abraham bowed down 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.

Bible in Basic English

And Abraham went down on his face 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: hear me. The field give I thee; and the cave that is in it, to thee I give it; before the eyes of the sons of my people give I it thee: bury thy dead. 12 And Abraham bowed down before the people of the land; 13 and he spoke to Ephron, in the ears of the people of the land, saying, But if only thou wouldst listen to me, I give the money for the field: take it of me, and I will bury my dead there.


Cross References

Genesis 18:2

And he lifted up his eyes and saw, and behold, three men standing near him. And when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent-door, and bowed himself to the earth,

Genesis 19:1

And the two angels came to Sodom at even. And Lot was sitting in the gate of Sodom. And Lot saw them, and rose up to meet them; and he bowed down, the face toward the ground,

Genesis 23:7

And Abraham rose up, and bowed down to the people of the land, to the sons of Heth,

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