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Genesis 38:5

    Genesis 38:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And she yet again conceived, and bare a son; and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bare him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And she yet again conceived, and bore a son; and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bore him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And she yet again bare a son, and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bare him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then she had another son, to whom she gave the name Shelah; she was at Chezib when the birth took place.

    Webster's Revision

    And she yet again bare a son, and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bare him.

    World English Bible

    She yet again bore a son, and named him Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bore him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And she yet again bare a son, and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bare him.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 38:5

    And he was at Chezib when she bare him - This town is supposed to be the same with Achzib, which fell to the tribe of Judah, Joshua 15:44. "The name," says Ainsworth, "has in Hebrew the signification of lying; and to it the prophet alludes, saying the houses of Achzib shall be (Achzab) a lie to the kings of Israel, Micah 1:14."