Numbers 20:18

“And Edom said unto him, Thou shalt not pass by me, lest I come out against thee with the sword.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Edom said vnto him, Thou shalt not passe by me, lest I come out against thee with the sword.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Edom, however, said to him, "You shall not pass through us, or I will come out with the sword against you."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Edom said unto him, Thou shalt not pass through me, lest I come out with the sword against thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Edom said, You are not to go through my land, for if you do I will come out against you with the sword.
- Basic English Bible

But Edom said to him, Thou shalt not pass by me, lest I come out against thee with the sword.
- Darby Bible

And Edom said to him, Thou shalt not pass by me, lest I come out against thee with the sword.
- Webster's Bible

Edom said to him, "You shall not pass through me, lest I come out with the sword against you."
- World English Bible

And Edom saith unto him, `Thou dost not pass over through me, lest with sword I come out to meet thee.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Edom said unto him: 'Thou shalt not pass through me, lest I come out with the sword against thee.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 20:18


20:18 By me - Through my country: I will not suffer thee to do so: which was an act of policy, to secure themselves from so numerous an host.


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