Parallel Verses

Amplified

But the men will consent to our request that they live among us and be one people only on condition that every male among us be circumcised, as they are.

New American Standard Bible

"Only on this condition will the men consent to us to live with us, to become one people: that every male among us be circumcised as they are circumcised.

King James Version

Only herein will the men consent unto us for to dwell with us, to be one people, if every male among us be circumcised, as they are circumcised.

Holman Bible

But the men will agree to live with us and be one people only on this condition: if all our men are circumcised as they are.

International Standard Version

"However," they added, "only on this condition will the men consent to live with us and be united as a single people with us: every male among us will have to be circumcised just as they are.

A Conservative Version

Only on this condition will the men consent to us to dwell with us, to become one people, if every male among us be circumcised, as they are circumcised.

American Standard Version

Only on this condition will the men consent unto us to dwell with us, to become one people, if every male among us be circumcised, as they are circumcised.

Bible in Basic English

But these men will make an agreement with us to go on living with us and to become one people, only on the condition that every male among us undergoes circumcision as they have done.

Darby Translation

But only in this will the men consent to us to dwell with us, to be one people if every male among us be circumcised, just as they are circumcised.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Only with this condition will these men consent to dwell with us that we may be one people: if every male among us be circumcised as they are circumcised.

Julia Smith Translation

Only in this will the men consent to us to dwell with us to be for one people, in the circumcising to us every male according as they having been circumcised.

King James 2000

Only in this will the men consent unto us for to dwell with us, to be one people, if every male among us be circumcised, as they are circumcised.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Only on this [condition] will they give consent to us, to live with us [and] to become one family--when every male among us [is] circumcised as they are circumcised.

Modern King James verseion

Only on this condition will the men agree to us, to live with us, to be one people, if every male among us is circumcised as they are circumcised.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

only herein will they consent unto us for to dwell with us and to be one people: if all the men children that are among us be circumcised as they are.

NET Bible

Only on this one condition will these men consent to live with us and become one people: They demand that every male among us be circumcised just as they are circumcised.

New Heart English Bible

Only on this condition will the men consent to us to live with us, to become one people, if every male among us is circumcised, as they are circumcised.

The Emphasized Bible

Only herein, will the men consent to us, to dwell with us, to become one people, - If we circumcise to us every male, even as they are circumcised.

Webster

Only herein, will the men consent to us to dwell with us, to be one people, if every male among us shall be circumcised, as they are circumcised.

World English Bible

Only on this condition will the men consent to us to live with us, to become one people, if every male among us is circumcised, as they are circumcised.

Youngs Literal Translation

'Only for this do the men consent to us, to dwell with us, to become one people, in every male of us being circumcised, as they are circumcised;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זאת 
Zo'th 
Usage: 602

will the men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

אוּת 
'uwth 
Usage: 4

unto us for to dwell
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

with us, to be one
אחד 
'echad 
Usage: 432

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

if every male
זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

מוּל 
Muwl 
Usage: 37

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Verse Info

Context Readings

The Rape Of Dinah And The Massacre At Shechem

21 These men are peaceable with us; so let them dwell in the land and trade in it; for the land is large enough [for us and] for them; let us take their daughters for wives and let us give them our daughters. 22 But the men will consent to our request that they live among us and be one people only on condition that every male among us be circumcised, as they are. 23 Shall not their cattle and their possessions and all their beasts be ours? Only let us consent to them, and they will dwell here with us.


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