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Genesis 14:19

    Genesis 14:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of the most high God, possessor of heaven and earth:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of the most high God, possessor of heaven and earth:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of God Most High, possessor of heaven and earth:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And blessing him, said, May the blessing of the Most High God, maker of heaven and earth, be on Abram:

    Webster's Revision

    And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of God Most High, possessor of heaven and earth:

    World English Bible

    He blessed him, and said, "Blessed be Abram of God Most High, possessor of heaven and earth:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of God Most High, possessor of heaven and earth:

    Definitions for Genesis 14:19

    Blessed - Happy.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 14:19

    And he blessed him - This was a part of the priest's office, to bless in the name of the Lord, for ever. See the form of this blessing, Numbers 6:23-26; and for the meaning of the word to bless, see Genesis 2:3 (note).

    Wesley's Notes on Genesis 14:19

    14:19 Blessed be Abram, of the most high God - Observe the titles he here gives to God, which are very glorious. The most high God, which speaks his absolute perfections in himself, and his sovereign dominion over all the creatures. Possessor of heaven and earth - That is, rightful owner and sovereign Lord of all the creatures; because he made them.