Genesis 14:4

“Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 14:4

Twelue yeeres they serued Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth yeere they rebelled.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Twelve years they had served Chedorlaomer, but the thirteenth year they rebelled.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For twelve years they were under the rule of Chedorlaomer, but in the thirteenth year they put off his control.
- Basic English Bible

Twelve years had they served Chedorlaomer; and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.
- Darby Bible

Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.
- Webster's Bible

Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year, they rebelled.
- World English Bible

twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and the thirteenth year they rebelled.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 14:4

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 14:4


14:4 Twelve years they served him - The Sodomites were the posterity of Canaan, whom Noah had pronounced a servant to Shem, from whom Elam descended. Thus soon did that prophecy begin to be fulfilled. In the thirteenth year, beginning to be weary of their subjection, they rebelled - Denied their tribute, and attempted to shake off the yoke.


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