Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Hebron used to be known as Kiriath-arba, after the greatest man among the Anakim. After all of this, the land enjoyed rest from war.

New American Standard Bible

Now the name of Hebron was formerly Kiriath-arba; for Arba was the greatest man among the Anakim. Then the land had rest from war.

King James Version

And the name of Hebron before was Kirjatharba; which Arba was a great man among the Anakims. And the land had rest from war.

Holman Bible

Hebron's name used to be Kiriath-arba; Arba was the greatest man among the Anakim. After this, the land had rest from war.

A Conservative Version

Now the name of Hebron was formerly Kiriath-arba. [Arba was] the greatest man among the Anakim. And the land had rest from war.

American Standard Version

Now the name of Hebron beforetime was Kiriath-arba; which Arba was the greatest man among the Anakim. And the land had rest from war.

Amplified

The name of Hebron before was Kiriath-arba [city of Arba]. This Arba was the greatest of the Anakim. And the land had rest from war.

Bible in Basic English

In earlier times the name of Hebron had been Kiriath-arba, named after Arba, the greatest of the Anakim. And the land had rest from war.

Darby Translation

Now the name of Hebron before was Kirjath-Arba; the great man among the Anakim. And the land rested from war.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the name of Hebron before was Kirjatharba; Arba had been a great man among the Anakims. And the land had rest from war.

Julia Smith Translation

And the name of Hebron before, the city of Arba; he the great man among the Anakims And the land rested from war.

King James 2000

And the name of Hebron before was Kiriatharba; this Arba was a great man among the Anakim. And the land had rest from war.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the name of Hebron formerly [was] Kiriath Arba; [Arba was] the greatest person among the Anakites. And the land rested from war.

Modern King James verseion

And the name of Hebron before was Kirjath-arba; that one was a great man among the giants. And the land had rest from war.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the name of Hebron was called in old time, Kiriatharba, which was a huge man among the Anakims. And the land ceased from war.

NET Bible

(Hebron used to be called Kiriath Arba. Arba was a famous Anakite.) Then the land was free of war.

New Heart English Bible

Now the name of Hebron before was Kiriath Arba, after the greatest man among the Anakim. The land had rest from war.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, the name of Hebron, was formerly, City of Arba, the greatest man among the Anakim, was he. And, the land, had rest from war.

Webster

And the name of Hebron before was Kirjath-arba; which Arba was a great man among the Anakims. And the land had rest from war.

World English Bible

Now the name of Hebron before was Kiriath Arba, after the greatest man among the Anakim. The land had rest from war.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the name of Hebron formerly is Kirjath-Arba (he is the great man among the Anakim); and the land hath rest from war.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

of Hebron
חברון 
Chebrown 
Usage: 71

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

קרית הארבּע קרית ארבּע 
Qiryath `Arba` 
Usage: 7

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

ענקי 
`Anaqiy 
Usage: 9

And the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

שׁקט 
Shaqat 
Usage: 41

Context Readings

Caleb Receives Hebron

14 Therefore Hebron became the inheritance of Jephunneh the Kenizzite's son Caleb, and it remains so today, because he fully followed the LORD God of Israel. 15 Hebron used to be known as Kiriath-arba, after the greatest man among the Anakim. After all of this, the land enjoyed rest from war.


Cross References

Joshua 11:23

Joshua conquered the entire land, in accordance with everything that the LORD had told Moses. Joshua presented it as an inheritance to Israel, dividing it according to tribal allotments. Then the land enjoyed rest from war.

Genesis 23:2

She died in Kiriath-arba (that is, in Hebron) in the land of Canaan. Abraham went in to mourn for Sarah and to weep for her.

Joshua 15:13

Now Joshua gave an allotment among the descendants of Judah to Jephunneh's son Caleb, just as God told Joshua, Kiriath-arba, which was named after the ancestor of Anak (that is, Hebron).

Judges 3:11

As a result, the land was quiet for 40 years. Then Kenaz' son Othniel died.

Judges 3:30

As a result, Moab was subdued under the control of Israel, and the land remained quiet for 80 years.

Judges 5:31

"May all of your enemies perish like this, LORD! But may those who love him be like the ascending sun in its strength!" Then the land enjoyed quiet for 40 years.

Judges 8:28

Midian remained subjugated to the Israelis, and they didn't so much as raise their heads anymore, so the land was peaceful for 40 years during the lifetime of Gideon.

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