Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He presented the tribute to Eglon king of Moab. Now Eglon was a very fat man.

King James Version

And he brought the present unto Eglon king of Moab: and Eglon was a very fat man.

Holman Bible

and brought the tribute to Eglon king of Moab, who was an extremely fat man.

International Standard Version

and went to present the tribute to King Eglon of Moab. Now Eglon happened to be a very obese man.

A Conservative Version

And he offered the tribute to Eglon king of Moab. Now Eglon was a very fat man.

American Standard Version

And he offered the tribute unto Eglon king of Moab: now Eglon was a very fat man.

Amplified

And he brought the tribute to Eglon king of Moab. Now Eglon was a very fat man.

Bible in Basic English

And he took the offering to Eglon, king of Moab, who was a very fat man.

Darby Translation

And he presented the tribute to Eglon king of Moab. Now Eglon was a very fat man.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will bring the gift to Eglon, king of Moab: and Eglon a very fat man.

King James 2000

And he brought the tribute unto Eglon king of Moab: and Eglon was a very fat man.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he presented the tribute to Eglon king of Moab. Now Eglon [was] a very fat man.

Modern King James verseion

And he brought the present to Eglon king of Moab. And Eglon was a very fat man.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and brought the present unto Eglon the king of the Moabites. As for Eglon, he was a very fat man.

NET Bible

He brought the tribute payment to King Eglon of Moab. (Now Eglon was a very fat man.)

New Heart English Bible

He offered the tribute to Eglon king of Moab: now Eglon was a very fat man.

The Emphasized Bible

So he offered the present unto Eglon, king of Moab, - now, Eglon, was an exceedingly fat man.

Webster

And he brought the present to Eglon king of Moab: and Eglon was a very fat man.

World English Bible

He offered the tribute to Eglon king of Moab: now Eglon was a very fat man.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he bringeth near the present to Eglon king of Moab, and Eglon is a very fat man.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קרב 
Qarab 
Usage: 280

the present
מנחה 
Minchah 
Usage: 211

עגלון 
`Eglown 
Usage: 13

מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

of Moab
מואב 
Mow'ab 
Usage: 181

and Eglon
עגלון 
`Eglown 
Usage: 13

fat
בּריא 
Bariy' 
Usage: 14

References

Context Readings

Ehud

16 But Ehud had made himself a two-edged sword of a cubit length, and he girded it under his clothing upon his right thigh. 17 He presented the tribute to Eglon king of Moab. Now Eglon was a very fat man. 18 And when he had offered the present, he sent away the people that had brought the present.


Cross References

Judges 3:29

And they slew of Moab at that time about ten thousand men, all fat, and all men of war, and there escaped not a man.

1 Samuel 2:29

Why do ye trample my sacrifices and my offerings which I have commanded to be offered in my tabernacle and honor thy sons above me, to make yourselves fat with the chiefest of all the offerings of Israel my people?

Job 15:27

for he covered his face with his fatness and made collops of fat on his flanks;

Psalm 73:7

Their eyes stand out with fatness; they easily obtain the desires of their heart.

Psalm 73:19

How they are brought into desolation, as in a moment! They have come to an end; they are utterly consumed with terrors.

Jeremiah 5:28

They are become fat; they shine; yea, they overpass in deeds of wickedness; they did not judge the cause, the cause of the fatherless; with all this they made themselves prosperous; and they did not judge the cause of the poor.

Jeremiah 50:11

Because ye were glad, because ye rejoiced destroying my heritage, because ye filled yourselves as a heifer on grass and neighed like horses;

Ezekiel 34:20

Therefore thus hath the Lord GOD said unto them; Behold, I, even I, will judge between the fat sheep and between the lean sheep,

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