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Genesis 15:11

    Genesis 15:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And when the fowls came down upon the carcases, Abram drove them away.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And when the fowls came down on the carcasses, Abram drove them away.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the birds of prey came down upon the carcasses, and Abram drove them away.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And evil birds came down on the bodies, but Abram sent them away.

    Webster's Revision

    And the birds of prey came down upon the carcasses, and Abram drove them away.

    World English Bible

    The birds of prey came down on the carcasses, and Abram drove them away.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the birds of prey came down upon the carcases, and Abram drove them away.

    Definitions for Genesis 15:11

    Drove - Flock; company.
    Fowls - Birds.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 15:11

    And when the fowls - העיט haayit, birds of prey, came down upon the carcasses to devour them, Abram, who stood by his sacrifice waiting for the manifestation of God, who had ordered him to prepare for the ratification of the covenant, drove them away, that they might neither pollute nor devour what had been thus consecrated to God.