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Joshua 14:9

    Joshua 14:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Moses sware on that day, saying, Surely the land whereon thy feet have trodden shall be thine inheritance, and thy children's for ever, because thou hast wholly followed the LORD my God.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Moses swore on that day, saying, Surely the land where on your feet have trodden shall be your inheritance, and your children's for ever, because you have wholly followed the LORD my God.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Moses sware on that day, saying, Surely the land whereon thy foot hath trodden shall be an inheritance to thee and to thy children for ever, because thou hast wholly followed Jehovah my God.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And on that day Moses took an oath, saying, Truly the land where your feet have been placed will become a heritage for you and your children for ever, because you have been true to the Lord your God with all your heart.

    Webster's Revision

    And Moses sware on that day, saying, Surely the land whereon thy foot hath trodden shall be an inheritance to thee and to thy children for ever, because thou hast wholly followed Jehovah my God.

    World English Bible

    Moses swore on that day, saying, 'Surely the land where you walked shall be an inheritance to you and to your children forever, because you have wholly followed Yahweh my God.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Moses sware on that day, saying, Surely the land whereon thy foot hath trodden shall be an inheritance to thee and to thy children for ever, because thou hast wholly followed the LORD my God.

    Definitions for Joshua 14:9

    Trodden - Trampled.

    Clarke's Commentary on Joshua 14:9

    The land whereon thy feet have trodden - This probably refers to Hebron, which was no doubt mentioned on this occasion.

    Barnes' Notes on Joshua 14:9

    Moses sware - i. e. God swore; and His promise, confirmed by an oath, was communicated, of course, through Moses.