Genesis 23:7 So Abraham rose and bowed to the people of the land, the sons of Heth.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So Abraham rose and bowed to the people of the land, the sons of Heth.

King James Version

And Abraham stood up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.

Holman Bible

Then Abraham rose and bowed down to the Hittites, the people of the land.

International Standard Version

Abraham rose and bowed before the Hittites, the people of the land,

A Conservative Version

And Abraham rose up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the sons of Heth.

American Standard Version

And Abraham rose up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.

Amplified

And Abraham stood up and bowed himself to the people of the land, the Hittites.

Bible in Basic English

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

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Abraham stood up and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the sons of Heth.

Julia Smith Translation

And Abraham will rise up and will bow himself to the earth before the sons of Heth.

King James 2000

And Abraham stood up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abraham rose up and bowed to the people of the land, to the Hittites.

Modern King James verseion

And Abraham stood up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, the sons of Heth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Abraham stood up and bowed himself before the people of the land the children of Heth.

NET Bible

Abraham got up and bowed down to the local people, the sons of Heth.

New Heart English Bible

Abraham rose up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.

The Emphasized Bible

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

Webster

And Abraham stood up and bowed himself to the people of the land, to the children of Heth.

World English Bible

Abraham rose up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Abraham riseth and boweth himself to the people of the land, to the sons of Heth,

Interlinear

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

stood up
קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

and bowed
שׁחה 
Shachah 
Usage: 171

himself to the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

Context Readings

Sarah's Death And Burial

6 "Hear us, my lord, you are a mighty prince among us; bury your dead in the choicest of our graves; none of us will refuse you his grave for burying your dead." 7 So Abraham rose and bowed to the people of the land, the sons of Heth. 8 And he spoke with them, saying, "If it is your wish for me to bury my dead out of my sight, hear me, and approach Ephron the son of Zohar for me,


Cross References

Genesis 18:2

When he lifted up his eyes and looked, behold, three men were standing opposite him; and when he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the earth,

Genesis 19:1

Now the two angels came to Sodom in the evening as Lot was sitting in the gate of Sodom When Lot saw them, he rose to meet them and bowed down with his face to the ground.

Proverbs 18:24

A man of too many friends comes to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

Romans 12:17-18

Never pay back evil for evil to anyone Respect what is right in the sight of all men.

Hebrews 12:14

Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no one will see the Lord.

1 Peter 3:8

To sum up, all of you be harmonious, sympathetic, brotherly, kindhearted, and humble in spirit;

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