Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But they said, "Should he treat our sister as a harlot?"

King James Version

And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with an harlot?

Holman Bible

But they answered, “Should he have treated our sister like a prostitute?”

International Standard Version

"Should he have treated our sister like a whore?" they asked in response.

A Conservative Version

And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with a harlot?

American Standard Version

And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with a harlot?

Amplified

And they said, Should he [be permitted to] deal with our sister as with a harlot?

Bible in Basic English

But they said, Were we to let him make use of our sister as a loose woman?

Darby Translation

And they said, Should people deal with our sister as with a harlot?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with a harlot?

Julia Smith Translation

And they will say, Shall he do to our sister as an harlot?

King James 2000

And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with a harlot?

Lexham Expanded Bible

But they said, "Shall he treat our sister like a prostitute?"

Modern King James verseion

And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with a harlot?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they answered, "Should they deal with our sister as with an whore?"

NET Bible

But Simeon and Levi replied, "Should he treat our sister like a common prostitute?"

New Heart English Bible

They said, "Should he deal with our sister as with a prostitute?"

The Emphasized Bible

And they said, - As with a harlot, was he to deal with our sister.

Webster

And they said, Should he deal with our sister, as with a harlot?

World English Bible

They said, "Should he deal with our sister as with a prostitute?"

Youngs Literal Translation

And they say, 'As a harlot doth he make our sister?'

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English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
with our sister
אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

References

Easton

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

The Rape Of Dinah And The Massacre At Shechem

30 Then Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, "You have brought trouble on me by making me odious among the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites; and my men being few in number, they will gather together against me and attack me and I will be destroyed, I and my household." 31 But they said, "Should he treat our sister as a harlot?"


Cross References

Genesis 34:13

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

Genesis 49:7

"Cursed be their anger, for it is fierce; And their wrath, for it is cruel. I will disperse them in Jacob, And scatter them in Israel.

Proverbs 6:34

For jealousy enrages a man, And he will not spare in the day of vengeance.

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