Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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?”

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 told Simeon and Levi, "You have certainly stirred up trouble for me! You've made me despised by the Canaanites and the Perizzites who live in this territory. Because I have only a few men with me, they're going to gather themselves together and attack me until I am totally destroyed, along with my entire household!" 31 "Should he have treated our sister like a whore?" they asked in response.


Cross References

Genesis 34:13

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

Genesis 49:7

Their anger is cursed, because it is so fierce, as is their vehemence, because it is so cruel. I will separate them throughout Jacob's territory and disperse them throughout Israel."

Proverbs 6:34

because jealousy incites a strong man's rage, and he will show no mercy when it's time for revenge.

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