New International Version
He recovered all the goods and brought back his relative Lot and his possessions, together with the women and the other people.
King James Bible
And he brought back all the goods, and also brought again his brother Lot, and his goods, and the women also, and the people.
Darby Bible Translation
And he brought back all the property, and brought again his brother Lot and his property, and the women also, and the people.
World English Bible
He brought back all the goods, and also brought back his relative, Lot, and his goods, and the women also, and the people.
Young's Literal Translation
and he bringeth back the whole of the substance, and also Lot his brother and his substance hath he brought back, and also the women and the people.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And he brought back - the women also - This is brought in by the sacred historian with peculiar interest and tenderness. All who read the account must be in pain for the fate of wives and daughters fallen into the hands of a ferocious, licentious, and victorious soldiery. Other spoils the routed confederates might have left behind; and yet on their swift asses, camels, and dromedaries, have carried off the female captives. However, Abram had disposed his attack so judiciously, and so promptly executed his measures, that not only all the baggage, but all the females also, were recovered.
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'Now the Lord had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee: And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing: And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed. So Abram departed, as the Lord had spoken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Abram was seventy and five …
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They also carried off Abram's nephew Lot and his possessions, since he was living in Sodom.
When Abram heard that his relative had been taken captive, he called out the 318 trained men born in his household and went in pursuit as far as Dan.
1 Samuel 30:8
and David inquired of the LORD, "Shall I pursue this raiding party? Will I overtake them?" "Pursue them," he answered. "You will certainly overtake them and succeed in the rescue."
1 Samuel 30:18
David recovered everything the Amalekites had taken, including his two wives.
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