Genesis 34:9

“And make ye marriages with us, and give your daughters unto us, and take our daughters unto you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 34:9

And make ye mariages with vs, and giue your daughters vnto vs, and take our daughters vnto you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Intermarry with us; give your daughters to us and take our daughters for yourselves.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And make ye marriages with us; give your daughters unto us, and take our daughters unto you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And let our two peoples be joined together; give your daughters to us, and take our daughters for yourselves.
- Basic English Bible

And make marriages with us: give your daughters to us, and take our daughters to you.
- Darby Bible

And make ye marriages with us: give your daughters to us, and take our daughters to you.
- Webster's Bible

Make marriages with us. Give your daughters to us, and take our daughters for yourselves.
- World English Bible

and join ye in marriage with us; your daughters ye give to us, and our daughters ye take to yourselves,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And make ye marriages with us; give your daughters unto us, and take our daughters unto you.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 34:9

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 34:9


34:7 It is called folly in Israel - According to the language of after - times, for Israel was not yet a people, but a family only.

34:8 Hamor communed - That is, talked. He came to treat with Jacob himself, but he turns them over to his sons. And here we have a particular account of the treaty, in which it is a shame to say the Canaanites were more honest than the Israelites.


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