Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

After the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold ring weighing half a shekel, and for her wrists two bracelets weighing 10 shekels of gold.

New American Standard Bible

When the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold ring weighing a half-shekel and two bracelets for her wrists weighing ten shekels in gold,

King James Version

And it came to pass, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden earring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold;

International Standard Version

When the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring weighing a half shekel and two bracelets for her wrists, weighing 10 shekels and presented them to her.

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass, as the camels had finished drinking, that the man took a golden ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold,

American Standard Version

And it came to pass, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold,

Amplified

And when the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold earring or nose ring of half a shekel in weight, and for her hands two bracelets of ten shekels in weight in gold,

Bible in Basic English

And when the camels had had enough, the man took a gold nose-ring, half a shekel in weight, and two ornaments for her arms of ten shekels weight of gold;

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when the camels had drunk enough, that the man took a gold ring, of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands, ten shekels weight of gold,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And it came to pass as the camels had finished drinking that the man took a golden pendant of half a shekel weight and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold

Julia Smith Translation

And it shall be when the camels finished drinking, and the man will take a gold ring of half a shekel, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels of gold.

King James 2000

And it came to pass, as the camels had finished drinking, that the man took a golden earring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold;

Lexham Expanded Bible

And it happened [that] as the camels finished drinking the man took a gold ring of a half shekel in weight and two bracelets for her arms, ten shekels in weight,

Modern King James verseion

And it happened, when the camels had finished drinking, that the man took a golden earring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hand, weighing ten shekels of gold.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as the camels had left drinking, he took an earring of half a sicle weight, and two bracelets for her hands, of ten sicles weight of gold,

NET Bible

After the camels had finished drinking, the man took out a gold nose ring weighing a beka and two gold bracelets weighing ten shekels and gave them to her.

New Heart English Bible

It happened, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold,

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass when the camels had done drinking, that the man took a ring of gold, half a shekel its weight, - and two bracelets for her hands, ten of gold their weight;

Webster

And it came to pass as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden ear-ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold;

World English Bible

It happened, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold,

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass when the camels have finished drinking, that the man taketh a golden ring (whose weight is a bekah), and two bracelets for her hands (whose weight is ten bekahs of gold),

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it came to pass, as the camels
גּמל 
Gamal 
Usage: 54

שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

that the man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

a golden
זהב 
Zahab 
Usage: 390

נזם 
Nexem 
Usage: 17

of half a shekel
בּקע 
Beqa` 
Usage: 2

משׁקל 
Mishqal 
Usage: 49

and two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

צמד צמיד 
Tsamiyd 
Usage: 7

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

of ten
עשׂרה עשׂר 
`eser 
Usage: 174

משׁקל 
Mishqal 
Usage: 49

Context Readings

Abraham's Servant Finds A Wife For Isaac

21 while the man silently watched her to see whether or not the Lord had made his journey a success. 22 After the camels had finished drinking, the man took a gold ring weighing half a shekel, and for her wrists two bracelets weighing 10 shekels of gold. 23 "Whose daughter are you?" he asked. "Please tell me, is there room in your father's house for us to spend the night?"



Cross References

Exodus 32:2-3

Then Aaron replied to them, "Take off the gold rings that are on the ears of your wives, your sons, and your daughters and bring [them] to me."

Genesis 23:15-16

"My lord, listen to me. Land worth 400 shekels of silver-what is that between you and me? Bury your dead."

Genesis 24:30

As soon as he had seen the ring, and the bracelets on his sister's wrists, and when he had heard his sister Rebekah's words-"The man said this to me!"-he went to the man. He was standing there by the camels at the spring.

Genesis 24:47

Then I asked her: Whose daughter are you? She responded, 'The daughter of Bethuel son of Nahor, whom Milcah bore to him.' So I put the ring on her nose and the bracelets on her wrists.

Esther 5:1

On the third day, Esther dressed up in her royal clothing and stood in the inner courtyard of the palace facing it. The king was sitting on his royal throne in the royal courtroom, facing its entrance.

Isaiah 3:19-23

pendants, bracelets, veils,

Jeremiah 2:32

Can a young woman forget her jewelry or a bride her wedding sash? Yet My people have forgotten Me for countless days.

Ezekiel 16:11-12

I adorned you with jewelry, putting bracelets on your wrists and a chain around your neck.

1 Timothy 2:9-10

Also, the women are to dress themselves in modest clothing, with decency and good sense; not with elaborate hairstyles, gold, pearls, or expensive apparel,

1 Peter 3:3

Your beauty should not consist of outward things [like] elaborate hairstyles and the wearing of gold ornaments or fine clothes;

1 Peter 3:8

Now finally, all of you should be like-minded and sympathetic, should love believers, and be compassionate and humble,

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