Genesis 24:11
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English Standard Version
And he made the camels kneel down outside the city by the well of water at the time of evening, the time when women go out to draw water.

King James Bible
And he made his camels to kneel down without the city by a well of water at the time of the evening, even the time that women go out to draw water.

American Standard Version
And he made the camels to kneel down without the city by the well of water at the time of evening, the time that women go out to draw water.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when he had made the camels lie down without the town near a well of water in Evening, at the time when women were wont to come out to draw water, he said:

English Revised Version
And he made the camels to kneel down without the city by the well of water at the time of evening, the time that women go out to draw water.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he made his camels to kneel down without the city by a well of water, at the time of the evening, the time when women go out to draw water:

Genesis 24:11 Parallel
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Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

Before taking the oath, the servant asks whether, in case no woman of their kindred would follow him to Canaan, Isaac was to be conducted to the land of his fathers. But Abraham rejected the proposal, because Jehovah took him from his father's house, and had promised him the land of Canaan for a possession. He also discharged the servant, if that should be the case, from the oath which he had taken, in the assurance that the Lord through His angel would bring a wife to his son from thence.

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kneel.

Genesis 33:13,14 And he said to him, My lord knows that the children are tender, and the flocks and herds with young are with me...

Proverbs 12:10 A righteous man regards the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.

women go out to draw water. Heb. women which draw water go forth. ver.

Genesis 24:13-20 Behold, I stand here by the well of water; and the daughters of the men of the city come out to draw water...

Exodus 2:16 Now the priest of Midian had seven daughters: and they came and drew water, and filled the troughs to water their father's flock.

1 Samuel 9:11 And as they went up the hill to the city, they found young maidens going out to draw water, and said to them, Is the seer here?

John 4:7 There comes a woman of Samaria to draw water: Jesus said to her, Give me to drink.

Cross References
Genesis 24:42
"I came today to the spring and said, 'O LORD, the God of my master Abraham, if now you are prospering the way that I go,

Genesis 29:2
As he looked, he saw a well in the field, and behold, three flocks of sheep lying beside it, for out of that well the flocks were watered. The stone on the well's mouth was large,

Exodus 2:15
When Pharaoh heard of it, he sought to kill Moses. But Moses fled from Pharaoh and stayed in the land of Midian. And he sat down by a well.

Exodus 2:16
Now the priest of Midian had seven daughters, and they came and drew water and filled the troughs to water their father's flock.

Judges 5:11
To the sound of musicians at the watering places, there they repeat the righteous triumphs of the LORD, the righteous triumphs of his villagers in Israel. "Then down to the gates marched the people of the LORD.

1 Samuel 9:11
As they went up the hill to the city, they met young women coming out to draw water and said to them, "Is the seer here?"

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