Genesis 13:4
New International Version
and where he had first built an altar. There Abram called on the name of the LORD.

New Living Translation
This was the same place where Abram had built the altar, and there he worshiped the LORD again.

English Standard Version
to the place where he had made an altar at the first. And there Abram called upon the name of the LORD.

Berean Study Bible
to the site where he had built the altar. And there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

King James Bible
Unto the place of the altar, which he had made there at the first: and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

New King James Version
to the place of the altar which he had made there at first. And there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

New American Standard Bible
to the place of the altar which he had made there previously; and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

NASB 1995
to the place of the altar which he had made there formerly; and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

NASB 1977
to the place of the altar, which he had made there formerly; and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

Amplified Bible
where he had first built an altar; and there Abram called on the name of the LORD [in prayer].

Christian Standard Bible
to the site where he had built the altar. And Abram called on the name of the LORD there.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
to the site where he had built the altar. And Abram called on the name of Yahweh there.

American Standard Version
unto the place of the altar, which he had made there at the first: and there Abram called on the name of Jehovah.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
To the place of the altar that he had made there at the first, and Abram called there on the Name of LORD JEHOVAH.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
to the place of the altar, which he built there at first, and Abram there called on the name of the Lord.

Contemporary English Version
where he had earlier camped and built an altar. There he worshiped the LORD.

Douay-Rheims Bible
In the place of the altar which he had made before; and there he called upon the name of the Lord.

English Revised Version
unto the place of the altar, which he had made there at the first: and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

Good News Translation
and had built an altar. There he worshiped the LORD.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
where he had first made an altar. There Abram worshiped the LORD.

International Standard Version
where he had first built an altar. There Abram called on the name of the LORD.

JPS Tanakh 1917
unto the place of the altar, which he had made there at the first; and Abram called there on the name of the LORD.

Literal Standard Version
to the place of the altar which he made there at the first, and there Abram preaches in the Name of YHWH.

NET Bible
This was the place where he had first built the altar, and there Abram worshiped the LORD.

New Heart English Bible
to the place where he had first built the altar. And there Abram called on the name of God.

World English Bible
to the place of the altar, which he had made there at the first. There Abram called on the name of Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
unto the place of the altar which he made there at the first, and there doth Abram preach in the name of Jehovah.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Abram and Lot Part Ways
3From the Negev he journeyed from place to place toward Bethel, until he came to the place between Bethel and Ai where his tent had formerly been pitched, 4to the site where he had built the altar. And there Abram called on the name of the LORD. 5Now Lot, who was traveling with Abram, also had flocks and herds and tents.…

Cross References
Genesis 12:7
Then the LORD appeared to Abram and said, "I will give this land to your offspring." So Abram built an altar there to the LORD, who had appeared to him.

Genesis 12:8
From there Abram moved on to the hill country east of Bethel and pitched his tent, with Bethel to the west and Ai to the east. There he built an altar to the LORD, and he called on the name of the LORD.

Genesis 26:25
So Isaac built an altar there and called on the name of the LORD, and he pitched his tent there. His servants also dug a well there.


Treasury of Scripture

To the place of the altar, which he had make there at the first: and there Abram called on the name of the LORD.

Unto.

Genesis 13:18
Then Abram removed his tent, and came and dwelt in the plain of Mamre, which is in Hebron, and built there an altar unto the LORD.

Genesis 12:7,8
And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him…

Genesis 35:1-3
And God said unto Jacob, Arise, go up to Bethel, and dwell there: and make there an altar unto God, that appeared unto thee when thou fleddest from the face of Esau thy brother…

called.

Genesis 4:26
And to Seth, to him also there was born a son; and he called his name Enos: then began men to call upon the name of the LORD.

Psalm 65:1,2
To the chief Musician, A Psalm and Song of David. Praise waiteth for thee, O God, in Sion: and unto thee shall the vow be performed…

Psalm 107:1,8,15
O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
to
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

the site
מְקוֹם֙ (mə·qō·wm)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4725: A standing, a spot, a condition

where
אֲשֶׁר־ (’ă·šer-)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

he had built
עָ֥שָׂה (‘ā·śāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

the altar.
הַמִּזְבֵּ֔חַ (ham·miz·bê·aḥ)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4196: An altar

And there
שָׁ֖ם (šām)
Adverb
Strong's 8033: There, then, thither

Abram
אַבְרָ֖ם (’aḇ·rām)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 87: Abram -- 'exalted father', the original name of Abraham

called
וַיִּקְרָ֥א (way·yiq·rā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 7121: To call, proclaim, read

on the name
בְּשֵׁ֥ם (bə·šêm)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 8034: A name

of the LORD.
יְהוָֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel


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