Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

So Abraham boweth himself 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.

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.

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 Nay, my lord, hear me, The field, have I given to thee And, the cave that is therein, to thee, have I given it, - In the eyes of the sons of my people, have I given it thee Bury thy dead. 12 So Abraham boweth himself down, before the people of the land: 13 and spake unto Ephron in the ears of the people of the land saying, Only if, thou, wouldst, hear me, - I have given the silver of the field Take it of me, That I may bury my dead here.


Cross References

Genesis 18:2

And he lifted up his eyes and looked, and lo! three men, standing over against him, - so he looked and ran to meet them from the opening of the tent, and bowed himself to the earth;

Genesis 19:1

So the two messengers went in towards Sodom at eventide, Lot, being seated in the gate of Sodom, - so Lot beheld and rose up to meet them, and bowed himself with his face to the earth.

Genesis 23:7

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

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