Genesis 15:3

“And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and, lo, one born in my house is mine heir.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Abram said; Behold, to mee thou hast given no seed: and loe, one borne in my house is mine heire.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And Abram said, "Since You have given no offspring to me, one born in my house is my heir."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and, lo, one born in my house is mine heir.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Abram said, You have given me no child, and a servant in my house will get the heritage.
- Basic English Bible

And Abram said, Lo, to me thou hast given no seed, and behold, a son of my house will be mine heir.
- Darby Bible

And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and lo, one born in my house is my heir.
- Webster's Bible

Abram said, "Behold, to me you have given no seed: and, behold, one born in my house is my heir."
- World English Bible

And Abram saith, `Lo, to me Thou hast not given seed, and lo, a domestic doth heir me.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Abram said: 'Behold, to me Thou hast given no seed, and, lo, one born in my house is to be mine heir.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 15:3


15:3 Behold to me thou hast given no seed - Not only no son, but no seed. If he had had a daughter, from her the promised Messias might have come, who was to be the Seed of the Woman; but he had neither son nor daughter.


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