New International Version
Then the men of Judah went with the Simeonites their fellow Israelites and attacked the Canaanites living in Zephath, and they totally destroyed the city. Therefore it was called Hormah.
King James Bible
And Judah went with Simeon his brother, and they slew the Canaanites that inhabited Zephath, and utterly destroyed it. And the name of the city was called Hormah.
Darby Bible Translation
And Judah went with Simeon his brother, and they slew the Canaanites that inhabited Zephath, and utterly destroyed it; and they called the name of the city Hormah.
World English Bible
Judah went with Simeon his brother, and they struck the Canaanites who inhabited Zephath, and utterly destroyed it. The name of the city was called Hormah.
Young's Literal Translation
And Judah goeth with Simeon his brother, and they smite the Canaanite inhabiting Zephath, and devote it; and one calleth the name of the city Hormah.
Judges 1:17 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The city was called Hormah - This appears to be the same transaction mentioned Numbers 21:1 (note), etc., where see the notes.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThe Historical Books.
1. In the Pentateuch we have the establishment of the Theocracy, with the preparatory and accompanying history pertaining to it. The province of the historical books is to unfold its practiced working, and to show how, under the divine superintendence and guidance, it accomplished the end for which it was given. They contain, therefore, primarily, a history of God's dealings with the covenant people under the economy which he had imposed upon them. They look at the course of human events on the …
E. P. Barrows—Companion to the Bible
The LORD listened to Israel's plea and gave the Canaanites over to them. They completely destroyed them and their towns; so the place was named Hormah.
1 Samuel 30:30
to those in Hormah, Bor Ashan, Athak
Jump to PreviousAttacked Canaanite Canaanites City Curse Defeated Destroyed Devote Hormah Inhabited Judah Overcame Simeon Simeonites Slew Smite Smote Struck Totally Utterly Zephath
Jump to NextAttacked Canaanite Canaanites City Curse Defeated Destroyed Devote Hormah Inhabited Judah Overcame Simeon Simeonites Slew Smite Smote Struck Totally Utterly Zephath
LinksJudges 1:17 NIV
Judges 1:17 NLT
Judges 1:17 ESV
Judges 1:17 NASB
Judges 1:17 KJV
Judges 1:17 Bible Apps
Judges 1:17 Biblia Paralela
Judges 1:17 Chinese Bible
Judges 1:17 French Bible
Judges 1:17 German Bible
Judges 1:17 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.