Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

And he said unto them, Hinder me not, seeing Jehovah hath prospered my way. Send me away that I may go to my master.

New American Standard Bible

He said to them, "Do not delay me, since the LORD has prospered my way. Send me away that I may go to my master."

King James Version

And he said unto them, Hinder me not, seeing the LORD hath prospered my way; send me away that I may go to my master.

Holman Bible

But he responded to them, "Do not delay me, since the Lord has made my journey a success. Send me away so that I may go to my master."

International Standard Version

"Please don't delay me," the servant answered them. "The LORD has made my journey successful. Send me off so I can return to my master."

A Conservative Version

And he said to them, Do not hinder me, since LORD has prospered my way. Send me away that I may go to my master.

Amplified

But [the servant] said to them, Do not hinder and delay me, seeing that the Lord has caused me to go prosperously on my way. Send me away, that I may go to my master.

Bible in Basic English

And he said, Do not keep me; the Lord has given a good outcome to my journey; let me now go back to my master.

Darby Translation

And he said to them, Do not hinder me, seeing Jehovah has prospered my way: send me away, and I will go to my master.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said unto them, Hinder me not, seeing the LORD has prospered my way; send me away that I may go to my master.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to them, Ye shall not delay me, and Jehovah prospered my way send me forth, and I shall go to my lord.

King James 2000

And he said unto them, Hinder me not, seeing the LORD has prospered my way; send me away that I may go to my master.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to them, "Do not delay me. Now, Yahweh has made my journey successful. Let me go. I must go to my master."

Modern King James verseion

And he said to them, Do not hinder me, since Jehovah has prospered my way. Send me away, that I may go away to my master.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto them, "Hinder me not: for the LORD hath prospered my journey. Send me away that I may go unto my master."

NET Bible

But he said to them, "Don't detain me -- the Lord has granted me success on my journey. Let me leave now so I may return to my master."

New Heart English Bible

He said to them, "Do not hinder me, seeing the LORD has prospered my way. Send me away that I may go to my master."

The Emphasized Bible

And he said unto them, Do not hinder me, when, Yahweh, hath prospered my journey, - Let me go, that I may take my journey unto my lord!

Webster

And he said to them, Hinder me not, seeing the LORD hath prospered my way: send me away, that I may go to my master.

World English Bible

He said to them, "Don't hinder me, since Yahweh has prospered my way. Send me away that I may go to my master."

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith unto them, 'Do not delay me, seeing Jehovah hath prospered my way; send me away, and I go to my lord;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 16

not, seeing the Lord

Usage: 0

צלח צלח 
Tsalach 
Usage: 66

my way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

send me away
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

that I may go
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Abraham's Servant Finds A Wife For Isaac

55 And her brother and her mother said, Let the damsel abide with us a few days, at the least ten. After that she shall go. 56 And he said unto them, Hinder me not, seeing Jehovah hath prospered my way. Send me away that I may go to my master. 57 And they said, We will call the damsel, and inquire at her mouth.



Cross References

Genesis 45:9-13

Haste ye, and go up to my father, and say unto him, Thus saith thy son Joseph, God hath made me lord of all Egypt: come down unto me, tarry not;

Joshua 1:8

This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth, but thou shalt meditate thereon day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.

Proverbs 25:25

As cold waters to a thirsty soul, So is good news from a far country.

Isaiah 48:15

I, even I, have spoken; yea, I have called him; I have brought him, and he shall make his way prosperous.

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