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2 Kings 2:13

    2 Kings 2:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He took up also the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and went back, and stood by the bank of Jordan;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He took up also the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and went back, and stood by the bank of Jordan;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    He took up also the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and went back, and stood by the bank of the Jordan.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then he took up Elijah's robe, which had been dropped from him, and went back till he came to the edge of Jordan.

    Webster's Revision

    He took up also the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and went back, and stood by the bank of the Jordan.

    World English Bible

    He took up also the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and went back, and stood by the bank of the Jordan.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    He took up also the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and went back, and stood by the bank of Jordan.

    Definitions for 2 Kings 2:13

    Mantle - Garment; covering.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Kings 2:13

    He took - the mantle - The same with which he had been called by Elijah to the prophetic office, and the same by which Elijah divided Jordan. His having the mantle was a proof that he was invested with the authority and influence of his master.