Search the Bible
* powered by Bible Study Tools

Judges 17:12

    Judges 17:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Micah gave the position to the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

    Webster's Revision

    And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

    World English Bible

    Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Micah consecrated the Levite, and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.

    Definitions for Judges 17:12

    Became - Was exactly suited for; was fitting.

    Clarke's Commentary on Judges 17:12

    Micah consecrated the Levite - וימלא את יד vayemalle eth yad, he filled his hands, i.e., he gave him an offering to present before the Lord, that he might be accepted by him. He appointed him to be priest; God was to accept and consecrate him; and for this purpose he filled his hand; i.e., furnished him with the proper offering which he was to present on his inauguration.