Judges 8:31

“And his concubine that was in Shechem, she also bare him a son, whose name he called Abimelech.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And his concubine that was in Shechem, shee also bare him a sonne, whose name he called Abimelech.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

His concubine who was in Shechem also bore him a son, and he named him Abimelech.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And his concubine that was in Shechem, she also bare him a son, and he called his name Abimelech.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the servant-wife he had in Shechem had a son by him, to whom he gave the name Abimelech.
- Basic English Bible

And his concubine that was in Shechem, she also bore him a son, and he gave him the name of Abimelech.
- Darby Bible

And his concubine that was in Shechem, she also bore him a son, whose name he called Abimelech.
- Webster's Bible

His concubine who was in Shechem, she also bore him a son, and he named him Abimelech.
- World English Bible

and his concubine, who [is] in Shechem, hath born to him -- even she -- a son, and he appointeth his name Abimelech.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And his concubine that was in Shechem, she also bore him a son, and he called his name Abimelech.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Judges 8:31


8:31 Shechem - She dwelt there, and he often came thither, either to execute judgment, or upon other occasions. Abimelech - That is, my father the king; so he called him, probably, to gratify his concubine, who desired it either out of pride, or design.


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