Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Laban said, "Good, let it be according to your word."

King James Version

And Laban said, Behold, I would it might be according to thy word.

Holman Bible

“Good,” said Laban. “Let it be as you have said.”

International Standard Version

"Okay," Laban replied. "We'll do it the way you've asked."

A Conservative Version

And Laban said, Behold, O that it might be according to thy word.

American Standard Version

And Laban said, Behold, I would it might be according to thy word.

Amplified

And Laban said, Good; let it be done as you say.

Bible in Basic English

And Laban said, Let it be as you say.

Darby Translation

And Laban said, Well, let it be according to thy word.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Laban said, Behold, I would it might be according to thy word.

Julia Smith Translation

And Laban will say to him, Behold, it shall be according to thy word.

King James 2000

And Laban said, Behold, I would it might be according to your word.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Laban said, "Look! Very well. It shall be according to your word."

Modern King James verseion

And Laban said, Yes, truly let it be according to your word.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Laban, "Lo, I am content that it be according as thou hast said."

NET Bible

"Agreed!" said Laban, "It will be as you say."

New Heart English Bible

Laban said, "Behold, I desire it to be according to your word."

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Laban, Lo! would it might he according to thy word!

Webster

And Laban said, Behold, I would it might be according to thy word.

World English Bible

Laban said, "Behold, let it be according to your word."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Laban saith, 'Lo, O that it were according to thy word;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לבן 
Laban 
Usage: 55

Behold, I would it might be
לוּ לא לוּא 
Luw' 
if, would God, O that, Oh, would it might be, if haply, peradventure, Oh that, pray thee, Though, would
Usage: 22

References

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

Jacob's Prosperity

33 "So my honesty will answer for me later, when you come concerning my wages. Every one that is not speckled and spotted among the goats and black among the lambs, if found with me, will be considered stolen." 34 Laban said, "Good, let it be according to your word." 35 So he removed on that day the striped and spotted male goats and all the speckled and spotted female goats, every one with white in it, and all the black ones among the sheep, and gave them into the care of his sons.


Cross References

Numbers 22:29

Then Balaam said to the donkey, "Because you have made a mockery of me! If there had been a sword in my hand, I would have killed you by now."

1 Corinthians 7:7

Yet I wish that all men were even as I myself am However, each man has his own gift from God, one in this manner, and another in that.

1 Corinthians 14:5

Now I wish that you all spoke in tongues, but even more that you would prophesy; and greater is one who prophesies than one who speaks in tongues, unless he interprets, so that the church may receive edifying.

Galatians 5:12

I wish that those who are troubling you would even mutilate themselves.

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