Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Hamor and his son Shechem came to the gate of their city, and they spoke to the men of their city, saying,

New American Standard Bible

So Hamor and his son Shechem came to the gate of their city and spoke to the men of their city, saying,

King James Version

And Hamor and Shechem his son came unto the gate of their city, and communed with the men of their city, saying,

Holman Bible

So Hamor and his son Shechem went to the gate of their city and spoke to the men there.

International Standard Version

Now Shechem was the most important person in his father's household. So Hamor and his son Shechem entered the gate of their city and addressed the men of their city.

A Conservative Version

And Hamor and Shechem his son came to the gate of their city, and conversed with the men of their city, saying,

American Standard Version

And Hamor and Shechem his son came unto the gate of their city, and communed with the men of their city, saying,

Amplified

Then Hamor and Shechem his son came to the gate of their [walled] city [where the leading men would meet] and spoke with the men of the city, saying,

Bible in Basic English

Then Hamor and Shechem, his son, went to the meeting-place of their town, and said to the men of the town,

Darby Translation

And Hamor and Shechem his son came to the gate of their city, and spoke to the men of their city, saying,

Julia Smith Translation

And Hamor will come, and Shechem his son, to the gate of their city, and they will speak to the men of the city, saying,

King James 2000

And Hamor and Shechem his son came unto the gate of their city, and spoke with the men of their city, saying,

Modern King James verseion

And Hamor and Shechem his son came to the gate of their city, and talked with the men of their city, saying,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then Hamor and Shechem went unto the gate of their city, and communed with the men of their city, saying,

NET Bible

So Hamor and his son Shechem went to the gate of their city and spoke to the men of their city,

New Heart English Bible

Hamor and Shechem, his son, came to the gate of their city, and talked with the men of their city, saying,

The Emphasized Bible

So Hamor entered with Shechem his son into the gate of their city, - and they spake unto the men of their city, saying:

Webster

And Hamor and Shechem his son came to the gate of their city, and communed with the men of their city, saying,

World English Bible

Hamor and Shechem, his son, came to the gate of their city, and talked with the men of their city, saying,

Youngs Literal Translation

And Hamor cometh -- Shechem his son also -- unto the gate of their city, and they speak unto the men of their city, saying,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חמור 
Chamowr 
Usage: 13

and Shechem
שׁכם 
Sh@kem 
Usage: 49


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

unto the gate
שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

of their city
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094
Usage: 1094

and communed
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

with the men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

References

Easton

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Rape Of Dinah And The Massacre At Shechem

19 And the young man did not delay to do the thing, for he wanted the daughter of Jacob. Now he [was] the most honored of his father's house. 20 Then Hamor and his son Shechem came to the gate of their city, and they spoke to the men of their city, saying, 21 "These men [are] at peace with us. Let them dwell in the land and let them trade in it. Now, behold, the land is {broad enough for them}. Let us take their daughters as wives, and let us give our daughters to them.


Cross References

Ruth 4:1

And Boaz had gone up [to] the [city] gate and sat there. And look, the redeemer of whom Boaz had spoken [was] passing by. And he said, "Come over here to sit, {friend}." And he came over and sat.

Genesis 22:17

that I will certainly bless you and greatly multiply your offspring as the stars of heaven, and as the sand that is by the shore of the sea. And your offspring will take possession of the gate of his enemies.

Genesis 23:10

Now Ephron was sitting among the Hittites. And Ephron the Hittite answered Abraham in the hearing of the Hittites with respect to all [who were] entering the gate of his city, [and] said,

Deuteronomy 17:5

then you shall bring out that man or that woman who has done this evil thing to your gates; that is, the man or the woman, and you shall stone them with stones {to death}.

2 Samuel 15:2

Absalom used to rise early in the morning, and he stood {beside} the road [at] the gate; {anyone} who had a legal dispute to bring to the king for judgment Absalom would call to him and say, "{Where are you from?}" And he would say, "Your servant [is] from one of the tribes of Israel."

Job 29:7

"At my going out [the] gate to [the] city, I secured my seat in the square.

Proverbs 31:23

Her husband is known at the gates, in his seat among the elders of the land.

Amos 5:10

They hate the one who reproves in the gate and they abhor the one who speaks honestly.

Amos 5:12

For I know your transgressions [are] many and your sins [are] numerous, [you] foes of [the] righteous, those who take a bribe, and {those who} push aside [the] poor [ones] in the gate!

Amos 5:15

Hate evil and love good and establish justice in the gate; perhaps Yahweh, the God of hosts, will be gracious [to] the remnant of Joseph.

Zechariah 8:16

These [are] the things that you must do: speak truth, each [of you], with his neighbor; practice trustworthy judgment and peace in your gates.

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