New Living Translation
The princes stood in silence and put their hands over their mouths.
King James Bible
The princes refrained talking, and laid their hand on their mouth.
Darby Bible Translation
Princes refrained from talking, and laid the hand on their mouth;
World English Bible
The princes refrained from talking, and laid their hand on their mouth.
Young's Literal Translation
Princes have kept in words, And a hand they place on their mouth.
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"Be quiet and come with us," they said. "Be a father and priest to all of us. Isn't it better to be a priest for an entire tribe and clan of Israel than for the household of just one man?"
Look at me and be stunned. Put your hand over your mouth in shock.
The young stepped aside when they saw me, and even the aged rose in respect at my coming.
"Everyone listened to my advice. They were silent as they waited for me to speak.
"I am nothing--how could I ever find the answers? I will cover my mouth with my hand.
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