Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But Jacob's sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor with deceit, because he had defiled Dinah their sister.

King James Version

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, and said, because he had defiled Dinah their sister:

Holman Bible

But Jacob's sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor deceitfully because he had defiled their sister Dinah.

International Standard Version

But Jacob's sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor deceptively, because Shechem had dishonored their sister Dinah.

A Conservative Version

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father with guile, and spoke, because he had defiled Dinah their sister,

American Standard Version

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father with guile, and spake, because he had defiled Dinah their sister,

Amplified

The sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, [justifying their intended action by saying, in effect, we are going to do this] because Shechem had defiled and disgraced their sister Dinah.

Bible in Basic English

But the sons of Jacob gave a false answer to Shechem and Hamor his father, because of what had been done to Dinah their sister.

Darby Translation

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, and spoke because he had defiled Dinah their sister --

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully and talked because he had defiled Dinah their sister:

Julia Smith Translation

And the sons of Jacob will answer Shechem and Hamor his father with deceit, and will say, Because he defiled Dinah their sister.

King James 2000

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, and said, because he had defiled Dinah their sister:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and his father Hamor speaking deceitfully, because he had defiled Dinah their sister.

Modern King James verseion

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father, speaking with deceit because he had defiled Dinah their sister.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then the sons of Jacob answered to Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, because he had defiled Dina their sister.

NET Bible

Jacob's sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor deceitfully when they spoke because Shechem had violated their sister Dinah.

New Heart English Bible

The sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father with deceit, and spoke, because he had defiled Dinah their sister,

The Emphasized Bible

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, and spake (because he had defiled Dinah their sister) -

Webster

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, and said, (because he had defiled Dinah their sister,)

World English Bible

The sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father with deceit, and spoke, because he had defiled Dinah their sister,

Youngs Literal Translation

And the sons of Jacob answer Shechem and Hamor his father deceitfully, and they speak (because he defiled Dinah their sister),

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of Jacob
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

שׁכם 
Sh@kem 
Usage: 49

and Hamor
חמור 
Chamowr 
Usage: 13

and said
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

טמא 
Tame' 
Usage: 162

דּינה 
Diynah 
Usage: 8

Context Readings

The Rape Of Dinah And The Massacre At Shechem

12 "Ask me ever so much bridal payment and gift, and I will give according as you say to me; but give me the girl in marriage." 13 But Jacob's sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor with deceit, because he had defiled Dinah their sister. 14 They said to them, "We cannot do this thing, to give our sister to one who is uncircumcised, for that would be a disgrace to us.


Cross References

Genesis 25:27-34

When the boys grew up, Esau became a skillful hunter, a man of the field, but Jacob was a peaceful man, living in tents.

Judges 15:3

Samson then said to them, "This time I shall be blameless in regard to the Philistines when I do them harm."

2 Samuel 13:23-29

Now it came about after two full years that Absalom had sheepshearers in Baal-hazor, which is near Ephraim, and Absalom invited all the king's sons.

Job 13:4

"But you smear with lies; You are all worthless physicians.

Job 13:7

"Will you speak what is unjust for God, And speak what is deceitful for Him?

Psalm 12:2

They speak falsehood to one another; With flattering lips and with a double heart they speak.

Proverbs 12:13

An evil man is ensnared by the transgression of his lips, But the righteous will escape from trouble.

Proverbs 12:18-20

There is one who speaks rashly like the thrusts of a sword, But the tongue of the wise brings healing.

Proverbs 24:28-29

Do not be a witness against your neighbor without cause, And do not deceive with your lips.

Proverbs 26:24-26

He who hates disguises it with his lips, But he lays up deceit in his heart.

Isaiah 59:13

Transgressing and denying the LORD, And turning away from our God, Speaking oppression and revolt, Conceiving in and uttering from the heart lying words.

Micah 7:2

The godly person has perished from the land, And there is no upright person among men All of them lie in wait for bloodshed; Each of them hunts the other with a net.

Matthew 28:13

and said, "You are to say, 'His disciples came by night and stole Him away while we were asleep.'

Romans 12:19

Never take your own revenge, beloved, but leave room for the wrath of God, for it is written, "VENGEANCE IS MINE, I WILL REPAY," says the Lord.

1 Thessalonians 5:15

See that no one repays another with evil for evil, but always seek after that which is good for one another and for all people.

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