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Judges 11:20

    Judges 11:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But Sihon trusted not Israel to pass through his coast: but Sihon gathered all his people together, and pitched in Jahaz, and fought against Israel.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But Sihon trusted not Israel to pass through his coast: but Sihon gathered all his people together, and pitched in Jahaz, and fought against Israel.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But Sihon trusted not Israel to pass through his border; but Sihon gathered all his people together, and encamped in Jahaz, and fought against Israel.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But Sihon would not give way and let Israel go through his land; and Sihon got together all his people, and put his army in position in Jahaz, and made war on Israel.

    Webster's Revision

    But Sihon trusted not Israel to pass through his border; but Sihon gathered all his people together, and encamped in Jahaz, and fought against Israel.

    World English Bible

    But Sihon didn't trust Israel to pass through his border; but Sihon gathered all his people together, and encamped in Jahaz, and fought against Israel.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But Sihon trusted not Israel to pass through his border: but Sihon gathered all his people together, and pitched in Jahaz, and fought against Israel.

    Wesley's Notes on Judges 11:20

    11:20 Sihon fought - So Sihon was the aggressor, and the Israelites were forced to fight in their own defence.