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Ruth 4:18

    Ruth 4:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now these are the generations of Pharez: Pharez begat Hezron,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now these are the generations of Pharez: Pharez begat Hezron,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now these are the generations of Perez: Perez begat Hezron,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now these are the generations of Perez: Perez became the father of Hezron;

    Webster's Revision

    Now these are the generations of Perez: Perez begat Hezron,

    World English Bible

    Now this is the history of the generations of Perez: Perez became the father of Hezron,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now these are the generations of Perez: Perez begat Hezron;

    Definitions for Ruth 4:18

    Begat - To bear; to bring forth.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ruth 4:18

    Now these are the generations - The Targum gives a copious paraphrase on this and the following verses, I shall insert the principal parts in their proper places.

    Barnes' Notes on Ruth 4:18

    It is probable that there was a family book for the house of Pharez, in which their genealogies were preserved, and important bits of history were recorded; and that the Book of Ruth was compiled from it. (See the note at Genesis 2:4)