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Judges 2:16

    Judges 2:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Nevertheless the LORD raised up judges, which delivered them out of the hand of those that spoiled them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Nevertheless the LORD raised up judges, which delivered them out of the hand of those that spoiled them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jehovah raised up judges, who saved them out of the hand of those that despoiled them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then the Lord gave them judges, as their saviours from the hands of those who were cruel to them.

    Webster's Revision

    And Jehovah raised up judges, who saved them out of the hand of those that despoiled them.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh raised up judges, who saved them out of the hand of those who despoiled them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the LORD raised up judges, which saved them out of the hand of those that spoiled them.

    Clarke's Commentary on Judges 2:16

    The Lord raised up judges - That is, leaders, generals, and governors, raised up by an especial appointment of the Lord, to deliver them from, and avenge them on, their adversaries. See the preface.

    Barnes' Notes on Judges 2:16

    Nevertheless - (rather "and") the Lord raised up judges This is the first introduction of the term judge, which gives its name to the book. (See the introduction to the Book of Judges.)