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Genesis 29:7

    Genesis 29:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he said, Lo, it is yet high day, neither is it time that the cattle should be gathered together: water ye the sheep, and go and feed them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he said, See, it is yet high day, neither is it time that the cattle should be gathered together: water you the sheep, and go and feed them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he said, Lo, it is yet high day, neither is it time that the cattle should be gathered together. Water ye the sheep, and go and feed them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then Jacob said, The sun is still high and it is not time to get the cattle together: get water for the sheep and go and give them their food.

    Webster's Revision

    And he said, Lo, it is yet high day, neither is it time that the cattle should be gathered together. Water ye the sheep, and go and feed them.

    World English Bible

    He said, "Behold, it is still the middle of the day, not time to gather the livestock together. Water the sheep, and go and feed them."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he said, Lo, it is yet high day, neither is it time that the cattle should be gathered together: water ye the sheep, and go and feed them.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 29:7

    It is yet high day - The day is but about half run; neither is it time that the cattle should be gathered together - it is surely not time yet to put them into the folds; give them therefore water, and take them again to pasture.