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

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

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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