Judges 16:11

“And he said unto her, If they bind me fast with new ropes that never were occupied, then shall I be weak, and be as another man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Judges 16:11

And he said vnto her, If they bind me fast with newe ropes that neuer were occupied, then shall I bee weake, and be as another man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He said to her, "If they bind me tightly with new ropes which have not been used, then I will become weak and be like any {other} man."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto her, If they only bind me with new ropes wherewith no work hath been done, then shall I become weak, and be as another man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to her, If they only put round me new thick cords which have never been used, then I will become feeble and will be like any other man.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to her, If they should bind me fast with new ropes, with which no work has been done, then should I be weak, and be as another man.
- Darby Bible

And he said to her, If they bind me fast with new ropes that never were used, then shall I be weak, and be as another man.
- Webster's Bible

He said to her, "If they only bind me with new ropes with which no work has been done, then shall I become weak, and be as another man."
- World English Bible

And he saith unto her, `If they certainly bind me with thick bands, new ones, by which work hath not been done, then I have been weak, and have been as one of the human race.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he said unto her: 'If they only bind me with new ropes wherewith no work, hath been done, then shall I become weak, and be as any other man.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Judges 16:11

Wesley's Notes for Judges 16:11


16:9 With her - That is, in a secret chamber within her call. Nor is it strange that they did not fall upon him in his sleep, because they expected an opportunity for doing their work more certainly, and with less danger.

16:13 Web - Or, thread which is woven about a weaver's loom: or, with a weaver's beam. If my hair, which is all divided into seven locks, be fastened about a weaver's beam; or interwoven with weaver's threads: then I shall be weak as another man.


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