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Judges 3:17

    Judges 3:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he brought the present unto Eglon king of Moab: and Eglon was a very fat man.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he brought the present to Eglon king of Moab: and Eglon was a very fat man.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he offered the tribute unto Eglon king of Moab: now Eglon was a very fat man.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he took the offering to Eglon, king of Moab, who was a very fat man.

    Webster's Revision

    And he offered the tribute unto Eglon king of Moab: now Eglon was a very fat man.

    World English Bible

    He offered the tribute to Eglon king of Moab: now Eglon was a very fat man.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he offered the present unto Eglon king of Moab: now Eglon was a very fat man.

    Clarke's Commentary on Judges 3:17

    Eglon was a very fat man - The איש בריא ish bari of the text is translated by the Septuagint ανηρ αστειος σφοδρα, a very beautiful or polite man, and in the Syriac, a very rude man. It probably means what we call lusty or corpulent.

    Wesley's Notes on Judges 3:17

    3:17 The present - Which was to be paid to him as a part of his tribute.