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Joshua 8:27

    Joshua 8:27 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Only the cattle and the spoil of that city Israel took for a prey unto themselves, according unto the word of the LORD which he commanded Joshua.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Only the cattle and the spoil of that city Israel took for a prey to themselves, according to the word of the LORD which he commanded Joshua.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Only the cattle and the spoil of that city Israel took for prey unto themselves, according unto the word of Jehovah which he commanded Joshua.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But the cattle and the goods from that town, Israel took for themselves, as the Lord had given orders to Joshua.

    Webster's Revision

    Only the cattle and the spoil of that city Israel took for prey unto themselves, according unto the word of Jehovah which he commanded Joshua.

    World English Bible

    Only the livestock and the spoil of that city Israel took for prey to themselves, according to the word of Yahweh which he commanded Joshua.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Only the cattle and the spoil of that city Israel took for a prey unto themselves, according unto the word of the LORD which he commanded Joshua.

    Definitions for Joshua 8:27

    Spoil - Booty; prey.

    Clarke's Commentary on Joshua 8:27

    Only the cattle and the spoil - In the case of Jericho these were all consigned to destruction, and therefore it was criminal to take any thing pertaining to the city, as we have already seen; but in the case before us the cattle and spoils were expressly given to the conquerors by the order of God. See Joshua 8:2.