Genesis 23:7

“And Abraham stood up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 23:7

And Abraham stood vp and bowed himselfe to the people of the land, euen to the children of Heth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Abraham rose and bowed to the people of the land, the sons of Heth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Abraham rose up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Abraham got up and gave honour to the children of Heth, the people of that land.
- Basic English Bible

And Abraham rose up, and bowed down to the people of the land, to the sons of Heth,
- Darby Bible

And Abraham stood up and bowed himself to the people of the land, to the children of Heth.
- Webster's Bible

Abraham rose up, and bowed himself to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.
- World English Bible

And Abraham riseth and boweth himself to the people of the land, to the sons of Heth,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Abraham rose up, and bowed down to the people of the land, even to the children of Heth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 23:7

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 23:7


23:7 Abraham returns them thanks for their kind offer, with all possible decency and respect. Religion teaches good manners, and those abuse it that place it in rudeness and clownishness.


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