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Numbers 23:20

    Numbers 23:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Behold, I have received commandment to bless: and he hath blessed; and I cannot reverse it.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Behold, I have received commandment to bless: and he has blessed; and I cannot reverse it.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Behold, I have received commandment to bless: And he hath blessed, and I cannot reverse it.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    See, I have had orders to give blessing: and he has given a blessing which I have no power to take away.

    Webster's Revision

    Behold, I have received commandment to bless: And he hath blessed, and I cannot reverse it.

    World English Bible

    Behold, I have received a command to bless. He has blessed, and I can't reverse it.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Behold, I have received commandment to bless: And he hath blessed, and I cannot reverse it.

    Definitions for Numbers 23:20

    Blessed - Happy.

    Barnes' Notes on Numbers 23:20

    I have received commandment to bless - literally, "I have received to bless." The reason of his blessing lay in the augury which he acknowledged, and in the divine overruling impulse which he could not resist, not in any "commandment" in words.