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Judges 19:3

    Judges 19:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak friendly unto her, and to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of asses: and she brought him into her father's house: and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak friendly to her, and to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of asses: and she brought him into her father's house: and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak kindly unto her, to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of asses: and she brought him into her father's house; and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then her husband got up and went after her, with the purpose of talking kindly to her, and taking her back with him; he had with him his young man and two asses: and she took him into her father's house, and her father, when he saw him, came forward to him with joy.

    Webster's Revision

    And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak kindly unto her, to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of asses: and she brought him into her father's house; and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

    World English Bible

    Her husband arose, and went after her, to speak kindly to her, to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of donkeys: and she brought him into her father's house; and when the father of the young lady saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak kindly unto her, to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of asses: and she brought him into her father's house: and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced to meet him.

    Definitions for Judges 19:3

    Meet - Agreeable; fit; proper.

    Clarke's Commentary on Judges 19:3

    He rejoiced to meet him - He hoped to be able completely to reconcile his daughter and her husband.

    Wesley's Notes on Judges 19:3

    19:3 Friendly - To offer her pardon and reconciliation.