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Genesis 26:14

    Genesis 26:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and great store of servants: and the Philistines envied him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and great store of servants: and the Philistines envied him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great household. And the Philistines envied him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For he had great wealth of flocks and herds and great numbers of servants; so that the Philistines were full of envy.

    Webster's Revision

    And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great household. And the Philistines envied him.

    World English Bible

    He had possessions of flocks, possessions of herds, and a great household. The Philistines envied him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great household: and the Philistines envied him.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 26:14

    He had possession of flocks - He who blessed him in the increase of his fields blessed him also in the increase of his flocks; and as he had extensive possessions, so he must have many hands to manage such concerns: therefore it is added, he had great store of servants - he had many domestics, some born in his house, and others purchased by his money.