Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he owned, "Please place your hand under my thigh,

King James Version

And Abraham said unto his eldest servant of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh:

Holman Bible

Abraham said to his servant, the elder of his household who managed all he owned, "Place your hand under my thigh,

International Standard Version

So Abraham instructed his servant, who was the oldest member of his household and in charge of everything he owned, "Make this solemn oath to me

A Conservative Version

And Abraham said to his servant, the elder of his house, who ruled over all that he had, Put thy hand, I pray thee, under my thigh.

American Standard Version

And Abraham said unto his servant, the elder of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh.

Amplified

And Abraham said to the eldest servant of his house [Eliezer of Damascus], who ruled over all that he had, I beg of you, put your hand under my thigh;

Bible in Basic English

And Abraham said to his chief servant, the manager of all his property, Come now, put your hand under my leg:

Darby Translation

And Abraham said to his servant, the eldest of his house, who ruled over all that he had, Put thy hand, I pray thee, under my thigh,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Abraham said unto his eldest slave of his house, who ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh,

Julia Smith Translation

And Abraham will say to the old man of his house ruling over all which is to him, Put now thy hand under my thigh.

King James 2000

And Abraham said unto his eldest servant of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray you, your hand under my thigh:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his house, who had charge of all he had, "Please put your hand under my thigh

Modern King James verseion

And Abraham said to the oldest servant of his house, who ruled over all that he had, I pray you, put your hand under my thigh.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto his eldest servant of his house which had the rule over all that he had, "Put thy hand under my thigh

NET Bible

Abraham said to his servant, the senior one in his household who was in charge of everything he had, "Put your hand under my thigh

New Heart English Bible

Abraham said to his servant, the elder of his house, who ruled over all that he had, "Please put your hand under my thigh.

The Emphasized Bible

So Abraham said unto his servant, elder of his house, ruler of all that he had, - Place, I pray thee thy hand under my thigh;

Webster

And Abraham said to his eldest servant of his house, that ruled over all that he had, Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh:

World English Bible

Abraham said to his servant, the elder of his house, who ruled over all that he had, "Please put your hand under my thigh.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Abraham saith unto his servant, the eldest of his house, who is ruling over all that he hath, 'Put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh,

Topics

Interlinear

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


Usage: 0

זקן 
Zaqen 
Usage: 178

עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

of his house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

משׁל 
Mashal 
Usage: 81

all that he had, Put
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
put , make , set , lay , appoint , give , set up , consider , turn , brought , ordain , place , take , shew , regard , mark , disposed , care ,
Usage: 580

יד 
Yad 
hand , by , consecrate , him , power , them , places , tenons , thee , coast , side ,
Usage: 1612

References

Context Readings

Isaac And Rebekah

1 Now Abraham was old, advanced in age; and the LORD had blessed Abraham in every way. 2 Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he owned, "Please place your hand under my thigh, 3 and I will make you swear by the LORD, the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I live,


Cross References

Genesis 47:29

When the time for Israel to die drew near, he called his son Joseph and said to him, "Please, if I have found favor in your sight, place now your hand under my thigh and deal with me in kindness and faithfulness. Please do not bury me in Egypt,

Genesis 39:4-6

So Joseph found favor in his sight and became his personal servant; and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he owned he put in his charge.

Genesis 15:2

Abram said, "O Lord GOD, what will You give me, since I am childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?"

Genesis 24:9-10

So the servant placed his hand under the thigh of Abraham his master, and swore to him concerning this matter.

Genesis 39:8-9

But he refused and said to his master's wife, "Behold, with me here, my master does not concern himself with anything in the house, and he has put all that he owns in my charge.

Genesis 44:1

Then he commanded his house steward, saying, "Fill the men's sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put each man's money in the mouth of his sack.

1 Chronicles 29:24

All the officials, the mighty men, and also all the sons of King David pledged allegiance to King Solomon.

1 Timothy 5:17

The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.



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