Judges 9:26

“And Gaal the son of Ebed came with his brethren, and went over to Shechem: and the men of Shechem put their confidence in him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Gaal the sonne of Ebed came with his brethren, and went ouer to Shechem: and the men of Shechem put their confidence in him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now Gaal the son of Ebed came with his relatives, and crossed over into Shechem; and the men of Shechem put their trust in him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Gaal the son of Ebed came with his brethren, and went over to Shechem; and the men of Shechem put their trust in him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Gaal, the son of Ebed, came with his brothers, and went over to Shechem; and the men of Shechem put their faith in him.
- Basic English Bible

And Gaal the son of Ebed came with his brethren, and went over to Shechem; and the citizens of Shechem put confidence in him.
- Darby Bible

And Gaal the son of Ebed came with his brethren, and went over to Shechem: and the men of Shechem put their confidence in him.
- Webster's Bible

Gaal the son of Ebed came with his brothers, and went over to Shechem; and the men of Shechem put their trust in him.
- World English Bible

And Gaal son of Ebed cometh -- also his brethren -- and they pass over into Shechem, and the masters of Shechem trust in him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Gaal the son of Ebed came with his brethren, and went on to Shechem; and the men of Shechem put their trust in him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Judges 9:26


9:26 Gaal - It is not known who he was; but it is evident, he was a man very considerable for wealth, and strength and interest; and ill - pleased with Abimelech's power. Went to Shechem - By his presence and council to animate and assist them against Abimelech.


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