Numbers 23:18

“And he took up his parable, and said, Rise up, Balak, and hear; hearken unto me, thou son of Zippor:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he tooke vp his parable, and said, Rise vp Balak, & heare; hearken vnto me, thou sonne of Zippor:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then he took up his discourse and said, "Arise, O Balak, and hear; Give ear to me, O son of Zippor!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he took up his parable, and said, Rise up, Balak, and hear; Hearken unto me, thou son of Zippor:
- American Standard Version (1901)

And in the words which the Lord had given him he said, Up! Balak, and give ear; give attention to me, O son of Zippor:
- Basic English Bible

Then he took up his parable and said, Rise up, Balak, and hear! hearken unto me, son of Zippor!
- Darby Bible

And he took up his parable, and said, Rise, Balak, and hear; hearken to me, thou son of Zippor:
- Webster's Bible

He took up his parable, and said, "Rise up, Balak, and hear! Listen to me, you son of Zippor.
- World English Bible

And he taketh up his simile, and saith: `Rise, Balak, and hear; Give ear unto me, son of Zippor!
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he took up his parable, and said: Arise, Balak, and hear; give ear unto me, thou son of Zippor:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 23:18


23:18 Rise up - This word implies the diligent attention required; rouse up thyself and carefully mind what I say.


Discussion for Numbers 23:18

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