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Now consider how great this man was, unto whom even the patriarch Abraham gave the tenth of the spoils.
- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
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Other Translations of Hebrews 7:4
Now consider how great this man was, vnto whō euen the patriarch Abraham gaue the tenth of the spoiles.- King James Version (1611)
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Now observe how great this man was to whom Abraham, the patriarch, gave a tenth of the choicest spoils.- New American Standard Version (1995)
Now consider how great this man was, unto whom Abraham, the patriarch, gave a tenth out of the chief spoils.- American Standard Version (1901)
Now see how great this man was, to whom our father Abraham gave a tenth part of what he had got in the fight.- Basic English Bible
Now consider how great this [personage] was, to whom [even] the patriarch Abraham gave a tenth out of the spoils.- Darby Bible
Now consider how great this man was, to whom even the patriarch Abraham gave the tenth of the spoils. - Webster's Bible
Now think how great this priest-king must have been to whom Abraham the patriarch gave a tenth part of the best of the spoil.- Weymouth Bible
Now consider how great this man was, to whom even Abraham, the patriarch, gave a tenth out of the best spoils.- World English Bible
But biholde ye how greet is this, to whom Abraham the patriark yaf tithis of the beste thingis.- Wycliffe Bible
And see how great this one [is], to whom also a tenth Abraham the patriarch did give out of the best of the spoils,- Youngs Literal Bible
View Wesley's Notes for Hebrews 7:4
7:4 The greatness of Melchisedec is described in all the preceding and following particulars. But the most manifest proof of it was, that Abraham gave him tithes as to a priest of God and a superior; though he was himself a patriarch, greater than a king, and a progenitor of many kings.
View People's Bible Notes for Hebrews 7:4
Heb 7:4 Now consider how great this man [was]. When one so great as Abraham recognized his superiority by paying him tithes.
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