Joshua 2:15

“Then she let them down by a cord through the window: for her house was upon the town wall, and she dwelt upon the wall.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then shee let them downe by a coard thorow the window: for her house was vpon the towne wall, and she dwelt vpon the wall.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then she let them down by a rope through the window, for her house was on the city wall, so that she was living on the wall.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then she let them down by a cord through the window: for her house was upon the side of the wall, and she dwelt upon the wall.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then she let them down from the window by a cord, for the house where she was living was on the town wall.
- Basic English Bible

And she let them down by a cord through the window; for her house was upon the city-wall, and she dwelt upon the wall.
- Darby Bible

Then she let them down by a cord through the window: for her house was upon the town-wall, and she dwelt upon the wall.
- Webster's Bible

Then she let them down by a cord through the window; for her house was on the side of the wall, and she lived on the wall.
- World English Bible

And she causeth them to go down by a rope through the window, for her house [is] in the side of the wall, and in the wall she [is] dwelling;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then she let them down by a cord through the window; for her house was upon the side of the wall, and she dwelt upon the wall.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Joshua 2:15


2:15 Town - wall - Which gave her the opportunity of dismissing them when the gates were shut. Upon the wall - Her particular dwelling was there: which may possibly be added, because the other part of her house was reserved for the entertainment of strangers.


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