Judges 1:9

“And afterward the children of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites, that dwelt in the mountain, and in the south, and in the valley.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Judges 1:9

And afterward the children of Iudah went downe to fight against the Canaanites that dwelt in the moūtaine, & in the South, and in the valley.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Afterward the sons of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites living in the hill country and in the Negev and in the lowland.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And afterward the children of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites that dwelt in the hill-country, and in the South, and in the lowland.
- American Standard Version (1901)

After that the children of Judah went down to make war on the Canaanites living in the hill-country and in the south and in the lowlands.
- Basic English Bible

And afterwards the children of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites, that dwelt in the hill-country, and in the south, and in the lowland.
- Darby Bible

And afterward the children of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites that dwelt on the mountain, and in the south, and in the valley.
- Webster's Bible

Afterward the children of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites who lived in the hill country, and in the South, and in the lowland.
- World English Bible

and afterwards have the sons of Judah gone down to fight against the Canaanite, inhabiting the hill-country, and the south, and the low country;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And afterward the children of Judah went down to fight against the Canaanites that dwelt in the hill-country, and in the South, and in the Lowland.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Judges 1:9

Wesley's Notes for Judges 1:9


1:7 Threescore and ten - Which is not strange in those times and places. For it is well known, that anciently each ruler of a city, or great town, was called a king, and had kingly power in that place; and many such kings we meet with in Canaan: and it is probable, that some years before, kings were more numerous there, 'till the greater devoured many of the less. Under my table - An act of barbarous inhumanity thus to insult over the miserable, joined with abominable luxury.

1:8 And took - Yet some of the inhabitants retired into the castle, and held out there 'till David's time.

1:10 Judah went - Under the conduct of Caleb, as is recorded, #Josh 15:14|, &c., for that relation, and this, are doubtless one and the same expedition, and it is mentioned there by anticipation.


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