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Genesis 26:13

    Genesis 26:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the man waxed great, and went forward, and grew until he became very great:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the man waxed great, and went forward, and grew until he became very great:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the man waxed great, and grew more and more until he became very great.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And his wealth became very great, increasing more and more;

    Webster's Revision

    And the man waxed great, and grew more and more until he became very great.

    World English Bible

    The man grew great, and grew more and more until he became very great.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the man waxed great, and grew more and more until he became very great:

    Definitions for Genesis 26:13

    Became - Was exactly suited for; was fitting.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 26:13

    The man waxed great - There is a strange and observable recurrence of the same term in the original: ויגדל האיש וילך הלוך וגדל עד כי גדל מאד vaiyigdal haish vaiyelech haloch vegadel ad ki gadal meod, And the man was Great; and he went, going on, and was Great, until that he was exceeding Great. How simple is this language, and yet how forcible!