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Genesis 24:42

    Genesis 24:42 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And I came this day unto the well, and said, O LORD God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And I came this day to the well, and said, O LORD God of my master Abraham, if now you do prosper my way which I go:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And I came this day unto the fountain, and said, O Jehovah, the God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And I came today to the water-spring, and I said, O Lord, the God of my master Abraham, if it is your purpose to give a good outcome to my journey,

    Webster's Revision

    And I came this day unto the fountain, and said, O Jehovah, the God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go.

    World English Bible

    I came this day to the spring, and said, 'Yahweh, the God of my master Abraham, if now you do prosper my way which I go--

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And I came this day unto the fountain, and said, O LORD, the God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go:

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 24:42

    O Lord God of my master - As Abraham was the friend of God, Eliezer makes use of this to give weight and consequence to his petitions.