Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So Israel set men in ambush around Gibeah.

King James Version

And Israel set liers in wait round about Gibeah.

Holman Bible

So Israel set up an ambush around Gibeah.

International Standard Version

So Israel set soldiers in ambush around Gibeah.

A Conservative Version

And Israel set an ambushment against Gibeah round about.

American Standard Version

And Israel set liers-in-wait against Gibeah round about.

Amplified

So Israel set men in ambush round about Gibeah.

Bible in Basic English

So Israel put men secretly all round Gibeah to make a surprise attack on it.

Darby Translation

So Israel set men in ambush round about Gib'e-ah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Israel set ambushes round about Gibeah.

Julia Smith Translation

And Israel will put liers-in-wait against Gibeah round about.

King James 2000

And Israel set men in ambush round about Gibeah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So Israel stationed an ambush all around Gibeah.

Modern King James verseion

And Israel set ambushers all around Gibeah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Israel set layers await against Gibeah round about.

NET Bible

So Israel hid men in ambush outside Gibeah.

New Heart English Bible

Israel set ambushes all around Gibeah.

New simplified Bible

The Israelites hid some soldiers around Gibeah.

The Emphasized Bible

And Israel set liers in wait against Gibeah, round about.

Webster

And Israel set liers in wait around Gibeah.

World English Bible

Israel set ambushes all around Gibeah.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Israel setteth liers in wait against Gibeah, round about,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
put , make , set , lay , appoint , give , set up , consider , turn , brought , ordain , place , take , shew , regard , mark , disposed , care ,
Usage: 580

liers in wait
ארב 
'arab 
lay in wait , liers in wait , ambush
Usage: 42

סביבה סביב 
Cabiyb 
Usage: 334

References

Verse Info

Context Readings

The Punishment Of Benjamin

28 and Phinehas the son of Eleazar, Aaron's son, stood before it to minister in those days), saying, "Shall I yet again go out to battle against the sons of my brother Benjamin, or shall I cease?" And the LORD said, "Go up, for tomorrow I will deliver them into your hand." 29 So Israel set men in ambush around Gibeah. 30 The sons of Israel went up against the sons of Benjamin on the third day and arrayed themselves against Gibeah as at other times.



Cross References

Joshua 8:4

He commanded them, saying, "See, you are going to ambush the city from behind it. Do not go very far from the city, but all of you be ready.

Judges 20:34

When ten thousand choice men from all Israel came against Gibeah, the battle became fierce; but Benjamin did not know that disaster was close to them.

2 Samuel 5:23

When David inquired of the LORD, He said, "You shall not go directly up; circle around behind them and come at them in front of the balsam trees.

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