Judges 9:37

“And Gaal spake again and said, See there come people down by the middle of the land, and another company come along by the plain of Meonenim.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Judges 9:37

And Gaal spake againe, and said, See, there come people downe by the middle of the land, and another companie come along by the plaine of Meonenim.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Gaal spoke again and said, "Behold, people are coming down from the highest part of the land, and one company comes by the way of the diviners' oak."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Gaal spake again and said, See, there come people down by the middle of the land, and one company cometh by the way of the oak of Meonenim.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Gaal said again, See! people are coming down from the middle of the land, and one band is coming by way of the oak-tree of the Seers.
- Basic English Bible

And Gaal spoke again, and said, Behold, people are coming down from the high part of the land, and one company is coming along by the way of the Magician's oak.
- Darby Bible

And Gaal spoke again, and said, See, there come people down by the middle of the land, and another company come along by the plain of Meonenim.
- Webster's Bible

Gaal spoke again and said, "Behold, people are coming down by the middle of the land, and one company comes by the way of the oak of Meonenim."
- World English Bible

And Gaal addeth yet to speak, and saith, `Lo, people are coming down from the high part of the land, and another detachment is coming by the way of the oak of Meonenim.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Gaal spoke again and said: 'See, there come people down by the middle of the land, and one company cometh by the way of Elon-meonenim.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Judges 9:37

Wesley's Notes for Judges 9:37


9:35 And stood - To put his army in order, and to conduct them against Abimelech, whom he supposed to be at a great distance.

9:36 To Zebul - Who concealed the anger which he had conceived, ver.#30|, and pretended compliance with him in this expedition, that he might draw him forth into the field where Abimelech might have the opportunity of fighting with him, and overthrowing him. The shadow - For in the morning, as this was, and in the evening, the shadows are longest, and move quickest.

9:38 Where is now, &c. - Now shew thyself a man, and fight valiantly for thyself and people.


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