Parallel Verses

Amplified

As a possession to Abraham in the presence of the Hittites, before all who went in at his city gate.

New American Standard Bible

to Abraham for a possession in the presence of the sons of Heth, before all who went in at the gate of his city.

King James Version

Unto Abraham for a possession in the presence of the children of Heth, before all that went in at the gate of his city.

Holman Bible

Abraham’s possession in the presence of all the Hittites who came to the gate of his city.

International Standard Version

to Abraham in the presence of all the Hittites and everyone who was entering the city gate.

A Conservative Version

to Abraham for a possession in the presence of the sons of Heth, before all who went in at the gate of his city.

American Standard Version

unto Abraham for a possession in the presence of the children of Heth, before all that went in at the gate of his city.

Bible in Basic English

Became the property of Abraham before the eyes of the children of Heth and of all who came into the town.

Darby Translation

were assured to Abraham for a possession before the eyes of the sons of Heth, before all who went in at the gate of his city.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

unto Abraham for a possession in the presence of the sons of Heth, before all that went in at the gate of his city.

Julia Smith Translation

To Abraham for a possession before the eyes of the sons of Heth, with all going to the gate of his city.

King James 2000

To Abraham for a possession in the presence of the children of Heth, before all that went in at the gate of his city.

Lexham Expanded Bible

to Abraham as a property in the presence of the Hittites, with respect to all [who were] entering the gate of his city.

Modern King James verseion

to Abraham for a possession in the presence of the sons of Heth, before all that went in at the gate of his city.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

in the sight of the children of Heth and of all that went in at the gates of the city.

NET Bible

as his property in the presence of the sons of Heth before all who entered the gate of Ephron's city.

New Heart English Bible

to Abraham for a possession in the presence of the children of Heth, before all who went in at the gate of his city.

The Emphasized Bible

to Abraham as a purchase in the eyes of the sons of Heth, - with all who were entering the gate of his city.

Webster

To Abraham for a possession in the presence of the children of Heth, before all that entered the gate of his city.

World English Bible

to Abraham for a possession in the presence of the children of Heth, before all who went in at the gate of his city.

Youngs Literal Translation

to Abraham by purchase, before the eyes of the sons of Heth, among all entering the gate of his city.

Interlinear

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

מקנה 
Miqnah 
Usage: 15

in the presence
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

of Heth
חת 
Cheth 
Usage: 14


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

at the gate
שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

References

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Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Sarah's Death And Burial

17 So the field of Ephron in Machpelah, which was to the east of Mamre [Hebron] -- "the field and the cave which was in it, and all the trees that were in the field and in all its borders round about -- "was made over 18 As a possession to Abraham in the presence of the Hittites, before all who went in at his city gate. 19 After this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah to the east of Mamre, that is, Hebron, in the land of Canaan.


Cross References

Genesis 34:20

Then Hamor and Shechem his son came to the gate of their [enclosed] town and discussed the matter with the citizens, saying,

Ruth 4:1

Then Boaz went up to the city's gate and sat down there, and behold, the kinsman of whom Boaz had spoken came by. He said to him, Ho! Turn aside and sit down here. So he turned aside and sat down.

Jeremiah 32:12

And I gave the purchase deed to Baruch son of Neriah, the son of Mahseiah, in the sight of Hanamel my uncle's son and the witnesses who signed the purchase deed, in the presence of all the Jews who were sitting in the court of the guard.

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