Judges 3:16

“But Ehud made him a dagger which had two edges, of a cubit length; and he did gird it under his raiment upon his right thigh.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Judges 3:16

But Ehud made him a dagger (which had two edges) of a cubite length, and he did gird it vnder his raiment, vpon his right thigh,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Ehud made himself a sword which had two edges, a cubit in length, and he bound it on his right thigh under his cloak.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Ehud made him a sword which had two edges, a cubit in length; and he girded it under his raiment upon his right thigh.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So Ehud made himself a two-edged sword, a cubit long, which he put on at his right side under his robe.
- Basic English Bible

And Ehud made him a sword having two edges, it was of a cubit length; and he girded it under his raiment upon his right hip.
- Darby Bible

But Ehud made him a dagger which had two edges, of a cubit length; and he girded it under his raiment upon his right thigh.
- Webster's Bible

Ehud made him a sword which had two edges, a cubit in length; and he wore it under his clothing on his right thigh.
- World English Bible

and Ehud maketh for himself a sword, and it hath two mouths (a cubit [is] its length), and he girdeth it under his long robe on his right thigh;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Ehud made him a sword which had two edges, of a cubit length; and he girded it under his raiment upon his right thigh.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Judges 3:16

Wesley's Notes for Judges 3:16


3:16 A cubit length - Long enough for his design, and not too long for concealment. His right thigh - Which was most convenient both for the use of his left hand, and for avoiding suspicion.


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