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Judges 4:20

    Judges 4:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Again he said unto her, Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man doth come and enquire of thee, and say, Is there any man here? that thou shalt say, No.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Again he said to her, Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man does come and inquire of you, and say, Is there any man here? that you shall say, No.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he said unto her, Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man doth come and inquire of thee, and say, Is there any man here? that thou shalt say, No.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he said to her, Take your place at the door of the tent, and if anyone comes and says to you, Is there any man here, say, No.

    Webster's Revision

    And he said unto her, Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man doth come and inquire of thee, and say, Is there any man here? that thou shalt say, No.

    World English Bible

    He said to her, "Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man comes and inquires of you, and says, 'Is there any man here?' that you shall say, 'No.'"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he said unto her, Stand in the door of the tent, and it shall be, when any man doth come and inquire of thee, and say, Is there any man here? that thou shalt say, No.

    Definitions for Judges 4:20

    Doth - To do; to produce; make.

    Clarke's Commentary on Judges 4:20

    Stand in the door of the tent - As no man would intrude into the women's apartment without permission, her simply saying, there is no man in my tent, would preclude all search.

    Barnes' Notes on Judges 4:20

    Stand in the door ... - The characteristic duplicity of the Oriental character, both in Sisera and Joel, is very forcibly depicted in this narrative. It is only by the light of the Gospel that the law of truth is fully revealed.