Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"I said to my master, 'Suppose the woman does not follow me.'

King James Version

And I said unto my master, Peradventure the woman will not follow me.

Holman Bible

But I said to my master, 'Suppose the woman will not come back with me?'

International Standard Version

"So I asked my master, "What if the woman won't come back with me?'

A Conservative Version

And I said to my master, Perhaps the woman will not follow me.

American Standard Version

And I said unto my master, Peradventure the woman will not follow me.

Amplified

And I said to my master, But suppose the woman will not follow me.

Bible in Basic English

And I said to my master, What if the woman will not come with me?

Darby Translation

And I said to my master, Perhaps the woman will not follow me?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And I said unto my master, Peradventure the woman will not follow me.

Julia Smith Translation

And saying to my lord, If the woman will not come after me?

King James 2000

And I said unto my master, Perhaps the woman will not follow me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I said to my master, 'Perhaps the woman will not {follow} me.'

Modern King James verseion

And I said to my master, Perhaps the woman will not follow me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And I said unto my master, 'What if the wife will not follow me?'

NET Bible

But I said to my master, 'What if the woman does not want to go with me?'

New Heart English Bible

I said to my master, 'What if the woman will not follow me?'

The Emphasized Bible

So I said unto my lord, - Peradventure the woman will not follow me.

Webster

And I said to my master, It may be the woman will not follow me.

World English Bible

I asked my master, 'What if the woman will not follow me?'

Youngs Literal Translation

'And I say unto my lord, It may be the woman doth not come after me;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

will not follow
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

References

Context Readings

Abraham's Servant Finds A Wife For Isaac

38 but you shall go to my father's house and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.' 39 "I said to my master, 'Suppose the woman does not follow me.' 40 "He said to me, 'The LORD, before whom I have walked, will send His angel with you to make your journey successful, and you will take a wife for my son from my relatives and from my father's house;



Cross References

Genesis 24:5

The servant said to him, "Suppose the woman is not willing to follow me to this land; should I take your son back to the land from where you came?"

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