KJV LexiconHowbeit the king
a king -- king, royal.
of the children
a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc.
tribal, i.e. inbred; Ammon, a son of Lot; also his posterity and their country -- Ammon, Ammonites.
to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively, to tell, etc.)
not unto the words
a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause
he will open; Jiphtach, an Israelite; also a place in Palestine -- Jephthah, Jiphtah.
which he sent
to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications)
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
But the king of the sons of Ammon disregarded the message which Jephthah sent him.
King James Bible
Howbeit the king of the children of Ammon hearkened not unto the words of Jephthah which he sent him.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
But the king of the Ammonites would not listen to Jephthah's message that he sent him.
International Standard Version
But the king of the Ammonites wouldn't heed the message that Jephthah had sent to him.
But the Ammonite king disregarded the message sent by Jephthah.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
But the king of Ammon didn't listen to the message Jephthah sent him.
King James 2000 Bible
However the king of the children of Ammon heeded not unto the words of Jephthah which he sent him.
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