Judges 8:30

“And Gideon had threescore and ten sons of his body begotten: for he had many wives.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Gideon had threescore and ten sonnes of his body begotten: for he had many wiues.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now Gideon had seventy sons who were his direct descendants, for he had many wives.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Gideon had threescore and ten sons of his body begotten; for he had many wives.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Gideon had seventy sons, the offspring of his body; for he had a number of wives.
- Basic English Bible

Now Gideon had seventy sons who had come out of his loins, for he had many wives.
- Darby Bible

And Gideon had seventy sons of his body begotten: for he had many wives.
- Webster's Bible

Gideon had seventy sons conceived from his body; for he had many wives.
- World English Bible

and to Gideon there have been seventy sons, coming out of his loin, for he had many wives;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Gideon had threescore and ten sons of his body begotten; for he had many wives.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Judges 8:30

  • Why He has many wives ? When it 's adultery to have a relationship with more than a woman..how and why is he allowed to have many wifes?

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