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Judges 12:2

    Judges 12:2 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Jephthah said unto them, I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, ye delivered me not out of their hands.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Jephthah said to them, I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, you delivered me not out of their hands.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jephthah said unto them, I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, ye saved me not out of their hand.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Jephthah said to them, I and my people were in danger, and the children of Ammon were very cruel to us, and when I sent for you, you gave me no help against them.

    Webster's Revision

    And Jephthah said unto them, I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, ye saved me not out of their hand.

    World English Bible

    Jephthah said to them, "I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, you didn't save me out of their hand.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Jephthah said unto them, I and my people were at great strife with the children of Ammon; and when I called you, ye saved me not out of their hand.

    Barnes' Notes on Judges 12:2

    When I called you ... - This circumstance is not related in the main narrative. It is likely to have occurred when Jephthah was first chosen leader by the Gileadites, and when Ephraim would probably ignore his pretensions.

    Wesley's Notes on Judges 12:2

    12:2 When I called - Hence it appears, that he had craved their assistance, which they had denied; though that be not elsewhere expressed.