Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

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.

Julia Smith Translation

And Laban will say to him, Behold, it shall be according to thy 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 shall my honesty answer for me in time to come, when it shall come for my wages before your face: every one that is not speckled and spotted among the goats, and brown among the sheep, that shall be counted stolen with me. 34 And Laban said, Behold, I would it might be according to your word. 35 And he removed that day the male goats that were striped and spotted, and all the female goats that were speckled and spotted, and every one that had some white in it, and all the brown among the sheep, and gave them into the hand of his sons.


Cross References

Numbers 22:29

And Balaam said unto the donkey, Because you have mocked me: I would there were a sword in my hand, for now would I kill you.

1 Corinthians 7:7

For I would that all men were even as I myself. But every man has his proper gift of God, one after this manner, and another after that.

1 Corinthians 14:5

I would that you all spoke with tongues, but rather that you prophesied: for greater is he that prophesies than he that speaks with tongues, except he interpret, that the church may receive edifying.

Galatians 5:12

I would they were even cut off who trouble you.

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