Judges 7:6

“And the number of them that lapped, putting their hand to their mouth, were three hundred men: but all the rest of the people bowed down upon their knees to drink water.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the number of them that lapped putting their hand to their mouth, were three hundred men: but all the rest of the people bowed downe vpon their knees to drinke water.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now the number of those who lapped, putting their hand to their mouth, was 300 men; but all the rest of the people kneeled to drink water.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the number of them that lapped, putting their hand to their mouth, was three hundred men: but all the rest of the people bowed down upon their knees to drink water.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now the number of those who took up the water with their tongues was three hundred; all the rest of the people went down on their knees to the water.
- Basic English Bible

And the number of them that lapped, with their hand to their mouth, were three hundred men; and all the rest of the people bowed down on their knees to drink water.
- Darby Bible

And the number of them that lapped, putting their hand to their mouth, were three hundred men: but all the rest of the people bowed down upon their knees to drink water.
- Webster's Bible

The number of those who lapped, putting their hand to their mouth, was three hundred men; but all the rest of the people bowed down on their knees to drink water.
- World English Bible

And the number of those lapping with their hand unto their mouth is three hundred men, and all the rest of the people have bowed down on their knees to drink water.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the number of them that lapped, putting their hand to their mouth, was three hundred men; but all the rest of the people bowed down upon their knees to drink water.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Judges 7:6


7:6 That lapped - Taking up a little water in the palm of their hands.


Discussion for Judges 7:6

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