|New International Version (© 2011)|
She said to them, "Go to the hills so the pursuers will not find you. Hide yourselves there three days until they return, and then go on your way."
King James Bible
And she said unto them, Get you to the mountain, lest the pursuers meet you; and hide yourselves there three days, until the pursuers be returned: and afterward may ye go your way.
American Standard Version
And she said unto them, Get you to the mountain, lest the pursuers light upon you; and hide yourselves there three days, until the pursuers be returned: and afterward may ye go your way.
Young's Literal Translation
and she saith to them, 'To the mountain go, lest the pursuers come upon you; and ye have been hidden there three days till the turning back of the pursuers, and afterwards ye go on your way.'
Joshua 2:16 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Hide yourselves there three days - They were to travel by night, and hide themselves in the day-time; otherwise they might have been discovered by the pursuers who were in search of them.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Joshua 2:22 And they went, and came to the mountain, and stayed there three days, until the pursuers were returned...
1 Samuel 23:14,29 And David stayed in the wilderness in strong holds, and remained in a mountain in the wilderness of Ziph. And Saul sought him every day...
Psalm 11:1 In the LORD put I my trust: how say you to my soul, Flee as a bird to your mountain?
Joshua 2:16 Parallel CommentariesAfterward Afterwards Country Depart Hidden Hide Hill Hill-Country Hills Meet Mountain Overtake Pursuers Safe Searchers Three Turning Way YourselvesAfterward Afterwards Country Depart Hidden Hide Hill Hill-Country Hills Meet Mountain Overtake Pursuers Safe Searchers Three Turning Way YourselvesTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
Joshua 2:16 Mobile Bible
Joshua 2:16 Bible Suite
Joshua 2:16 Biblia Paralela
Joshua 2:16 Chinese Bible
James 2:25 In the same way, was not even Rahab the prostitute considered righteous for what she did when she gave lodging to the spies and sent them off in a different direction?
Joshua 2:15 So she let them down by a rope through the window, for the house she lived in was part of the city wall.