Exodus 17:13
New International Version
So Joshua overcame the Amalekite army with the sword.

New Living Translation
As a result, Joshua overwhelmed the army of Amalek in battle.

English Standard Version
And Joshua overwhelmed Amalek and his people with the sword.

Berean Study Bible
So Joshua overwhelmed Amalek and his army with the sword.

King James Bible
And Joshua discomfited Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

New King James Version
So Joshua defeated Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

New American Standard Bible
And Joshua defeated Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

NASB 1995
So Joshua overwhelmed Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

NASB 1977
So Joshua overwhelmed Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

Amplified Bible
So Joshua overwhelmed and defeated Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

Christian Standard Bible
So Joshua defeated Amalek and his army with the sword.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So Joshua defeated Amalek and his army with the sword.

American Standard Version
And Joshua discomfited Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Yeshua shattered Amaleq and his people by the mouth of the sword.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Joshua routed Amalec and all his people with the slaughter of the sword.

Contemporary English Version
That's how Joshua defeated the Amalekites.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Josue put Amalec and his people to flight, by the edge of the sword.

English Revised Version
And Joshua discomfited Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

Good News Translation
In this way Joshua totally defeated the Amalekites.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So Joshua defeated the Amalekite army in battle.

International Standard Version
Joshua defeated Amalek and his army using swords.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Joshua discomfited Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

Literal Standard Version
and Joshua weakens Amalek and his people by the mouth of the sword.

NET Bible
So Joshua destroyed Amalek and his army with the sword.

New Heart English Bible
Joshua defeated Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

World English Bible
Joshua defeated Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

Young's Literal Translation
and Joshua weakeneth Amalek and his people by the mouth of the sword.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Defeat of the Amalekites
12When Moses’ hands grew heavy, they took a stone and put it under him, and he sat on it. Then Aaron and Hur held his hands up, one on each side, so that his hands remained steady until the sun went down. 13So Joshua overwhelmed Amalek and his army with the sword. 14Then the LORD said to Moses, “Write this on a scroll as a reminder and recite it to Joshua, because I will utterly blot out the memory of Amalek from under heaven.”…

Cross References
Luke 21:24
They will fall by the edge of the sword and be led captive into all the nations. And Jerusalem will be trodden down by the Gentiles, until the times of the Gentiles are fulfilled.

Exodus 17:12
When Moses' hands grew heavy, they took a stone and put it under him, and he sat on it. Then Aaron and Hur held his hands up, one on each side, so that his hands remained steady until the sun went down.

Exodus 17:14
Then the LORD said to Moses, "Write this on a scroll as a reminder and recite it to Joshua, because I will utterly blot out the memory of Amalek from under heaven."


Treasury of Scripture

And Joshua discomfited Amalek and his people with the edge of the sword.

Joshua 10:28,32,37,42
And that day Joshua took Makkedah, and smote it with the edge of the sword, and the king thereof he utterly destroyed, them, and all the souls that were therein; he let none remain: and he did to the king of Makkedah as he did unto the king of Jericho…

Joshua 11:12
And all the cities of those kings, and all the kings of them, did Joshua take, and smote them with the edge of the sword, and he utterly destroyed them, as Moses the servant of the LORD commanded.









Verse 13. - Amalek and his people - i.e. "the Amalekites proper, and the tribes subject to them, who fought on their side."

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
So Joshua
יְהוֹשֻׁ֛עַ (yə·hō·wō·šu·a‘)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3091: Joshua -- 'the LORD is salvation', Moses' successor, also the name of a number of Israelites

overwhelmed
וַיַּחֲלֹ֧שׁ (way·ya·ḥă·lōš)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2522: To prostrate, to overthrow, decay

Amalek
עֲמָלֵ֥ק (‘ă·mā·lêq)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 6002: Amalek -- a descendant of Esau, also his posterity

and his army
עַמּ֖וֹ (‘am·mōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5971: A people, a tribe, troops, attendants, a flock

with the sword.
חָֽרֶב׃ (ḥā·reḇ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 2719: Drought, a cutting instrument, as a, knife, sword


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