Genesis 18:9

“And they said unto him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the tent.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 18:9

And they said vnto him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the tent.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then they said to him, "Where is Sarah your wife? And he said, "There, in the tent.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they said unto him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the tent.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they said to him, Where is Sarah your wife? And he said, She is in the tent.
- Basic English Bible

And they said to him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the tent.
- Darby Bible

And they said to him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the tent.
- Webster's Bible

They asked him, "Where is Sarah, your wife?" He said, "See, in the tent."
- World English Bible

And they say unto him, `Where [is] Sarah thy wife?' and he saith, `Lo -- in the tent;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And they said unto him: 'Where is Sarah thy wife?' And he said: 'Behold, in the tent.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 18:9

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 18:9


18:9 Where is Sarah thy wife? - By naming her, they gave intimation to Abraham, that tho' they seemed strangers, yet they well knew him and his family: by enquiring after her, they shewed a kind concern for the family of one, whom they found respectful to them. And by speaking of her, she over - hearing it, they drew her to listen to what was farther to be said.


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