Numbers 22:17

“For I will promote thee unto very great honour, and I will do whatsoever thou sayest unto me: come therefore, I pray thee, curse me this people.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I wil promote thee vnto very great honour, and I will do whatsoeuer thou saiest vnto me: Come therefore, I pray thee, curse me this people.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for I will indeed honor you richly, and I will do whatever you say to me. Please come then, curse this people for me.'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for I will promote thee unto very great honor, and whatsoever thou sayest unto me I will do: come therefore, I pray thee, curse me this people.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For I will give you a place of very great honour, and whatever you say to me I will do; so come, in answer to my prayer, and put a curse on this people.
- Basic English Bible

for very highly will I honour thee, and whatever thou shalt say to me will I do; come therefore, I pray thee, curse me this people.
- Darby Bible

For I will promote thee to very great honor, and I will do whatever thou sayest to me: come therefore, I pray thee, curse this people for me.
- Webster's Bible

for I will promote you to very great honor, and whatever you say to me I will do. Please come therefore, and curse this people for me.'"
- World English Bible

for very greatly I honour thee, and all that thou sayest unto me I do; and come, I pray thee, pierce for me this people.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

for I will promote thee unto very great honour, and whatsoever thou sayest unto me I will do; come therefore, I pray thee, curse me this people.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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