New International Version
The anger of the LORD burned against Israel so that he sold them into the hands of Cushan-Rishathaim king of Aram Naharaim, to whom the Israelites were subject for eight years.
King James Bible
Therefore the anger of the LORD was hot against Israel, and he sold them into the hand of Chushanrishathaim king of Mesopotamia: and the children of Israel served Chushanrishathaim eight years.
Darby Bible Translation
And the anger of Jehovah was hot against Israel, and he sold them into the hand of Chushan-rishathaim king of Mesopotamia; and the children of Israel served Chushan-rishathaim eight years.
World English Bible
Therefore the anger of Yahweh was kindled against Israel, and he sold them into the hand of Cushan Rishathaim king of Mesopotamia: and the children of Israel served Cushan Rishathaim eight years.
Young's Literal Translation
And the anger of Jehovah burneth against Israel, and He selleth them into the hand of Chushan-Rishathaim king of Aram-Naharaim, and the sons of Israel serve Chushan-Rishathaim eight years;
Judges 3:8 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Chushan-rishathaim - Kushan, the wicked or impious; and so the word is rendered by the Chaldee Targum, the Syriac, and the Arabic, wherever it occurs in this chapter.
King of Mesopotamia - King of ארם נהרים Aram naharayim, "Syria of the two rivers;" translated Mesopotamia by the Septuagint and Vulgate. It was the district situated between the Tigris and Euphrates, called by the Arabian geographers Maverannaher, "the country beyond the river," it is now called Diarbek. See the note on Acts 2:9.
Served Chushan - eight years - He overran their country, and forced them to pay a very heavy tribute.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Amos 2591 BC
1413 AN.Ex.Is.78. was hot
mesopotamia. Heb. Aram-naharaim, Syria of the two rivers, or Mesopotamia, between the rivers, is a famous province situated between the Tigris and Euphrates. It is called by Arabian geographers, Maverannaher, the country beyond the rivers; and is now called Diarbek.
LibraryUse what You Have
Few people really are and do their best. Nature has blessed a few with great talents and abilities. These persons often become proud, self-centered, and feel themselves to be superior, and for that reason many times they fail to make the proper use of their abilities. How often are they used in a bad or foolish way, so that what might be a blessing to the world fails to be such! There are many others who realize they do not possess these natural gifts. They look upon those who have them, and envy …
Charles Wesley Naylor—Heart Talks
"This Then is the Message which we have Heard of Him, and Declare unto You, that God is Light,"
The Israelites did evil in the eyes of the LORD; they forgot the LORD their God and served the Baals and the Asherahs.
But when they cried out to the LORD, he raised up for them a deliverer, Othniel son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother, who saved them.
The Spirit of the LORD came on him, so that he became Israel's judge and went to war. The LORD gave Cushan-Rishathaim king of Aram into the hands of Othniel, who overpowered him.
You sold your people for a pittance, gaining nothing from their sale.
A song of ascents. "They have greatly oppressed me from my youth," let Israel say;
Jump to PreviousAim Anger Aram Aram-Naharaim Burned Children Chushanrishathaim Chushan-Rishathaim Cushan Cushan-Rishathaim Cu'shan-Rishatha'im Eight Hand Hands Hot im Israel Israelites Kindled Mesopotamia Mesopota'mia Naharaim Rishathaim Served Sold Subject Wrath
Jump to NextAim Anger Aram Aram-Naharaim Burned Children Chushanrishathaim Chushan-Rishathaim Cushan Cushan-Rishathaim Cu'shan-Rishatha'im Eight Hand Hands Hot im Israel Israelites Kindled Mesopotamia Mesopota'mia Naharaim Rishathaim Served Sold Subject Wrath
LinksJudges 3:8 NIV
Judges 3:8 NLT
Judges 3:8 ESV
Judges 3:8 NASB
Judges 3:8 KJV
Judges 3:8 Bible Apps
Judges 3:8 Biblia Paralela
Judges 3:8 Chinese Bible
Judges 3:8 French Bible
Judges 3:8 German Bible
Judges 3:8 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.