Judges 9:34
Modern Translations
New International Version
So Abimelek and all his troops set out by night and took up concealed positions near Shechem in four companies.

New Living Translation
So Abimelech and all his men went by night and split into four groups, stationing themselves around Shechem.

English Standard Version
So Abimelech and all the men who were with him rose up by night and set an ambush against Shechem in four companies.

Berean Study Bible
So Abimelech and all his troops set out by night and lay in wait against Shechem in four companies.

New American Standard Bible
So Abimelech and all the people who were with him got up at night, and lay in wait against Shechem, in four units.

NASB 1995
So Abimelech and all the people who were with him arose by night and lay in wait against Shechem in four companies.

NASB 1977
So Abimelech and all the people who were with him arose by night and lay in wait against Shechem in four companies.

Amplified Bible
So Abimelech and all the people who were with him got up during the night, and set up an ambush against Shechem, in four companies.

Christian Standard Bible
So Abimelech and all the troops with him got up at night and waited in ambush for Shechem in four units.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So Abimelech and all the people with him got up at night and waited in ambush for Shechem in four units.

Contemporary English Version
So one night, Abimelech led his soldiers to Shechem. He divided them into four groups, and they all hid near the town.

Good News Translation
So Abimelech and all his men made their move at night and hid outside Shechem in four groups.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Abimelech and all his troops started out at night. He used four companies to set ambushes around Shechem.

International Standard Version
So Abimelech and his entire army got up that night and waited in ambush against Shechem in four separate companies.

NET Bible
So Abimelech and all his men came up at night and set an ambush outside Shechem--they divided into four units.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
And Abimelech rose up, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they laid wait against Shechem in four companies.

New King James Version
So Abimelech and all the people who were with him rose by night, and lay in wait against Shechem in four companies.

King James 2000 Bible
And Abimelech rose up, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they laid in wait against Shechem in four companies.

New Heart English Bible
Abimelech rose up, and all the people who were with him, by night, and they lay in wait against Shechem in four companies.

World English Bible
Abimelech rose up, and all the people who were with him, by night, and they laid wait against Shechem in four companies.

American King James Version
And Abimelech rose up, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they laid wait against Shechem in four companies.

American Standard Version
And Abimelech rose up, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they laid wait against Shechem in four companies.

A Faithful Version
And Abimelech rose up by night, and all the people with him, and they lay in wait against Shechem in four companies.

Darby Bible Translation
And Abimelech rose up, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they lay in ambush against Shechem in four companies.

English Revised Version
And Abimelech rose up, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they laid wait against Shechem in four companies.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Abimelech rose, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they laid wait against Shechem in four companies.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
So Abimelech rose vp, and all the people that were with him by night: and they lay in wayte against Shechem in foure bandes.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
And Abimelech rose vp, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they layde awayte against Sichem in foure companies.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
Abimelech stode vp by night, and all the people that was with him, and layed wayte for Sichem with foure companies of men of warre.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
And Abimelech rises, and all the people who [are] with him, by night, and they lay wait against Shechem—four detachments;

Young's Literal Translation
And Abimelech riseth, and all the people who are with him, by night, and they lay wait against Shechem -- four detachments;

Smith's Literal Translation
And Abimelech will rise, and all the people which are with him, by night, and they will lie in wait against Shechem in four heads.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
Abimelech therefore arose with all his army by night, and laid ambushes near Sichem in four places.

Catholic Public Domain Version
And so Abimelech rose up, with all his army, by night, and he set ambushes near Shechem in four places.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
And Abimelek arose in the night, and all the people that were with him, and they laid ambush against Shekeem in four divisions

Lamsa Bible
And Abimeleck and all the people that were with him rose up by night, and they laid in ambush against Shechem in four companies.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
And Abimelech rose up, and all the people that were with him, by night, and they lay in wait against Shechem in four companies.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Abimelech and all the people with him rose up by night, and formed an ambuscade against Sychem in four companies.








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