Genesis 13 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Genesis 15
GENESIS 14:1 JPS 14:1 And it came to pass in the days of Amraphel king of Shinar, Arioch king of Ellasar, Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of Goiim, ONK 14:1 And it was in the days of Amraphel, king of Babel, Ariok, king of Elasar, Kedar-laomer, king of Elam, and Thidal, king of peoples, PAL 14:1 And it was in the days of Amraphel,he is Nimrod, who commanded Abram to be cast into the furnace; he was then king of Pontos; Ariok, (so called) because he was (arik) tall among the giants, king of Thalasar, Kedarlaomer, (so called) because(38) 38. Keshar, "to bind," changed to kedar, with the name Elam or Olam;a dubious etymology. he had bound himself (or gone over) among the bondmen of the king of Elam, and Thidal, crafty as a fox, king of the peoples subjected to him,(39) 39. The gloss on each name is derived from the root. GENESIS 14:2 JPS 14:2 that they made war with Bera king of Sodom, and with Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, and Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela葉he same is Zoar. ONK 14:2 (that) they made war with Bera, king of Sedom, and with Birsha, king of Amora, Shenab, king of Admah, Shemeber, king of Zeboim, and the king of Bela, which is Zoar. PAL 14:2 made war with Bera, whose deeds were evil, king of Sedom, and with Birsha, whose deeds were with the wicked, king of Amora: Shinab, who had hated his father, king of Admah, and Shemebar, who had corrupted himself with fornication, king of Zeboim; and the king of the city which consumed (Bela) the dwellers thereof, which is Zoar. GENESIS 14:3 JPS 14:3 All these came as allies unto the vale of Siddim葉he same is the Salt Sea. ONK 14:3 All these were assembled at the plain of the field, which is (now) the place of the sea of salt. PAL 14:3 All these were joined in the vale of the gardens (paredesaia), the place that produced the streamlets of waters that empty themselves into the sea of salt. JER 14:3 All these were joined in the valley of the gardens, GENESIS 14:4 JPS 14:4 Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled. ONK 14:4 Twelve years they had served Kedar-laomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled. PAL 14:4 Twelve years they had served Kedarlaomer; and in the thirteenth year they had rebelled. GENESIS 14:5 JPS 14:5 And in the fourteenth year came Chedorlaomer and the kings that were with him, and smote the Rephaim in Ashteroth-karnaim, and the Zuzim in Ham, and the Emim in Shaveh-kiriathaim, ONK 14:5 And in the fourteenth year came Kedar-laomer, and the kings who were with him, and smote the giants who were in Ashtaroth Karnaim, and the mighty who were in Chemta, and the terrible ones who were in Shaveh Kiryathaim, PAL 14:5 And in the fourteenth year came Kedarlaomer and the kings who were with him, and smote the Giants (gibboraia) which were in Ashtaroth-Karniam, and the Strong who were in Hametha, and the Terrible who were in the plain of Kiriathaim, JER 14:5 And they slew the giants who were in Ashtaroth-Karnaim,(40) 40. "The horned Ashtaroth," i.e., the Moon and Venus. the famed(41) 41. Or, "illustrious." who were among them, and the formidable who inhabited the city which they had built, GENESIS 14:6 JPS 14:6 and the Horites in their mount Seir, unto El-paran, which is by the wilderness. ONK 14:6 and the Horaee who were in the mountain of Seir, unto the plain of Paran which lieth upon the desert. PAL 14:6 and the Choraee (dwellers in caverns) who were in the high mountains of Gebala, unto the valley of Pharan, which was nigh upon the edge of the desert. JER 14:6 and the cavern people who dwelt in the mountain of Gebala, unto the valley of vision which is nigh upon the desert. GENESIS 14:7 JPS 14:7 And they turned back, and came to En-mishpat葉he same is Kadesh預nd smote all the country of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, that dwelt in Hazazon-tamar. ONK 14:7 And they turned, and came to the plain of the division of judgment, which is Rekam, and smote all the fields of the Amalkaah, and also the Amoraah who dwelt in Ein-gadey.(64) 64. Samaritan Version, "Haphinith." PAL 14:7 And they returned, and came to the place where was rendered the judgment of Mosheh the prophet, to the fountain of the waters of Strife, which is Requam. And they smote all the fields of the Amalkaee, and also the Emoraee, who dwelt in En-gedi. GENESIS 14:8 JPS 14:8 And there went out the king of Sodom, and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela葉he same is Zoar; and they set the battle in array against them in the vale of Siddim; ONK 14:8 And the king of Sedom, and the king of Amoraah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboim, and the king of Bela, which is Zoar, went forth and set the battle in array against them in the plain of the field, PAL 14:8 And the king of Sedom, and the king of Amorah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboim, and the king of the city which consumed its inhabitants, which is Zoar, went forth, and set the array of battle against them in the valley of the gardens; GENESIS 14:9 JPS 14:9 against Chedorlaomer king of Elam, and Tidal king of Goiim, and Amraphel king of Shinar, and Arioch king of Ellasar; four kings against the five. ONK 14:9 with Kedar-laomer, king of Elam, and Thidal,(65) 65. Samaritan Version, "Thidal, king-shultan of the Chamai." king of peoples, and Amraphel, king of Babel, and Ariok, king of Elasar; four kings against five. PAL 14:9 with Kedarlaomer king of Elam, and Thidal king of the nations obedient to him, and Amraphel king of Pontos, and Ariok king of Thelasar; four kings arrayed in battle against five. JER 14:9 And Amraphel king of Pontos, and Ariok king of Elasar: four kings against five spread out the array of war. GENESIS 14:10 JPS 14:10 Now the vale of Siddim was full of slime pits; and the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah fled, and they fell there, and they that remained fled to the mountain. ONK 14:10 And the plain of the field had many pits, from which they raised asphalta; and the kings of Sedom and Amorah fled, and they fell there; and they who remained fled to the mountain. PAL 14:10 And the valley of the gardens had many pits filled with bitumen: and the kings of Sedom and Amora fled away, and fell there; and they who were left fled to the mountains. JER 14:10 The valley of the gardens was full of pits of bitumen: GENESIS 14:11 JPS 14:11 And they took all the goods of Sodom and Gomorrah, and all their victuals, and went their way. ONK 14:11 And they took all the possession of Sedom and Amorah, and all their food, and went. PAL 14:11 And they took all the property of Sedom and Amora, and all their food, and went. GENESIS 14:12 JPS 14:12 And they took Lot, Abram's brother's son, who dwelt in Sodom, and his goods, and departed. ONK 14:12 And they captured Lot and his substance, son of the brother of Abram, and went. PAL 14:12 And they made captive Lot the son of Abram's brother, and his property, and went. And he had dwelt in Sedom. GENESIS 14:13 JPS 14:13 And there came one that had escaped, and told Abram the Hebrew溶ow he dwelt by the terebinths of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol, and brother of Aner; and these were confederate with Abram. ONK 14:13 And he had dwelt in Sedom. And (one) came from those escaped, and showed to Abram the Ivraah; and he had remained in the plain of Moreh Amoraah, the brother of Eshkol and brother of Aner; and they were Abram's men of covenant. PAL 14:13 And Og came,(42) 42. "Beside Noah, Og the king of Bashan was saved; for he laid hold on one of the beams of the ark, and sware to Noah that he and his posterity would serve him as bondmen. Noah made an opening through the wall of the ark, and gave Og some food daily: for it is written, Only Og the king of Bashan survived of all the giants."Midrash. who had been spared from the giants that died in the deluge, and had ridden protected upon the top of the ark, and sustained with food by Noah; not being spared through his righteousness, but that the inhabitants of the world might see the power of the Lord, and say, Were there not giants who in the first times rebelled against the Lord of the world, and perished from the earth? But when these kings made war, behold, Og, who was with them, said in his heart, I will go and show Abram concerning Lot, who is led captive, that he may come and deliver him from the hands of the kings into whose hands he has been delivered. And he arose and came, upon the eve of the day of the Pascha, and found him making the unleavened cakes. Then showed he to Abram the Hebrew, who dwelt in the valleys of Mamre Amoraah, brother of Eshkol and brother of Aner, who were men of covenant with Abram. GENESIS 14:14 JPS 14:14 And when Abram heard that his brother was taken captive, he led forth his trained men, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued as far as Dan. ONK 14:14 And Abram heard that his brother had been captured; and he armed the young men born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued unto Dan. PAL 14:14 And when Abram heard that his brother was made captive, he armed his young men who were trained for war, grown up in his house; but they willed not to go with him. And he chose from them Eliezer the son of Nimrod, who was equal in strength to all the three hundred and eighteen; and he pursued unto Dan. JER 14:14 Domestics (marbitsi, down-liers) of his house, eighteen and three hundred, and pursued after them unto Dan of Kisarion. GENESIS 14:15 JPS 14:15 And he divided himself against them by night, he and his servants, and smote them, and pursued them unto Hobah, which is on the left hand of Damascus. ONK 14:15 And he divided against them by night, he and his servants, and smote them, and pursued them unto Hoba(66) 66. Samaritan Version, "Phoga." which was northward of Damasek. PAL 14:15 15 And he divided them at night in the way; a part were to engage with the kings, and a part were hidden to smite the firstborn of Egypt. And he arose, he and his servants, and smote them, and pursued them which remained of them unto (the place) of the memorial of sin which was to be in Dan, from the north of Darmesek. JER 14:15 And he pursued them unto Havetha, which is from the north of Darmesek. GENESIS 14:16 JPS 14:16 And he brought back all the goods, and also brought back his brother Lot, and his goods, and the women also, and the people. ONK 14:16 And he recovered all the substance, and Lot also, the son of his brother; and his substance he recovered, the women also, and the people. PAL 14:16 And he brought back all the substance, and also Lot his brother and his substance he brought back, and also the women and the people. GENESIS 14:17 JPS 14:17 And the king of Sodom went out to meet him, after his return from the slaughter of Chedorlaomer and the kings that were with him, at the vale of Shaveh葉he same is the King's Vale. ONK 14:17 And the king of Sedom came out to meet him after returning from the smiting of Kedar-laomer and the kings who were with him, at the plain of Mephana, which was the king's place of racing. PAL 14:17 And the king of Sedom came forth, after that he returned from destroying Kedarlaomer and the kings who were with him, to meet him at the plain of Mephana, which was the king's race-course.(43) 43. Beth risa da malka JER 14:17 And the kings who were with him, at the plain of vision which was the house of the king's plain. GENESIS 14:18 JPS 14:18 And Melchizedek king of Salem brought forth bread and wine; and he was priest of God the Most High. ONK 14:18 And Malki-zedek, king of Yerushelem,(67) 67. Samaritan Version, Malek Shalem. brought forth bread and wine (chemar), and he was minister (meshamesh) before El Illaah,(68) 68. Samaritan Version, "And he was Kohen of the Most Mighty." PAL 14:18 And Malka Zadika, who was Shem bar Noah, the king of Yerushalem, came forth to meet Abram, and brought forth to him bread and wine; and in that time he ministered before Eloha Ilaha.(44) 44. "God the Most High." JER 14:18 And Malki Zedek, king of Yerushalem, who was Shem, who was the great priest of the Most High. GENESIS 14:19 JPS 14:19 And he blessed him, and said: 'Blessed be Abram of God Most High, Maker of heaven and earth; ONK 14:19 and he blessed him, and said:"Blessed be Abram before El Illaah,
Whose possession is heaven and earth;
PAL 14:19 And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of the Lord God Most High, who for the righteous possesseth the heavens and the earth. GENESIS 14:20 JPS 14:20 and blessed be God the Most High, who hath delivered thine enemies into thy hand.' And he gave him a tenth of all. ONK 14:20 And blessed be El Illaah,(69) 69. Samaritan Version, "the Most Mighty, who, a shield, hath delivered," &c.And he gave him one in ten of the whole.
Who hath delivered thine enemies into thine hand."
PAL 14:20 And blessed be Eloha Ilaha, who hath made thine enemies as a shield which receiveth a blow. And he gave to him one of ten, of all which he brought back. GENESIS 14:21 JPS 14:21 And the king of Sodom said unto Abram: 'Give me the persons, and take the goods to thyself.' ONK 14:21 And the king of Sedom said to Abram, Give me the souls, and the substance take thou. PAL 14:21 And the king of Sedom said to Abram, Give me the souls of the men of my people whom thou hast brought back, and the substance take to thyself. JER 14:21 And the treasure take to thee. GENESIS 14:22 JPS 14:22 And Abram said to the king of Sodom: 'I have lifted up my hand unto the LORD, God Most High, Maker of heaven and earth, ONK 14:22 And Abram said to the king of Sedom, I have uplifted my hands in prayer before the Lord God most high, whose possession is heaven and earth: PAL 14:22 And Abram said to the king of Sedom, I have uplifted my hands in an oath before the Lord God the Most High, who for the just possesseth his possession of the heavens and the earth, GENESIS 14:23 JPS 14:23 that I will not take a thread nor a shoe-latchet nor aught that is thine, lest thou shouldest say: I have made Abram rich; ONK 14:23 if from a thread unto the sole of a sandal I take of all that is thine (and not that thou shouldst say, I have enriched Abram), PAL 14:23 if from a thread to the latchet of a sandal I receive any thing of all that is thine; lest thou magnify thyself in saying, I have enriched Abram from mine own. JER 14:23 If from a thread to the latchet of a sandal I receive of all that is thine: that thou magnify not thyself and say, I have enriched Abram. GENESIS 14:24 JPS 14:24 save only that which the young men have eaten, and the portion of the men which went with me, Aner, Eshcol, and Mamre, let them take their portion.' ONK 14:24 except of the food for the young men, and the share of the men who went with me; Amer, Eshkol, and Mamre, these will receive their shares. PAL 14:24 Have I not power over all the spoil?Apart from what the young men have eaten, and the portion of the men who went with me, Aner, Eshkol, and Mamre, they also receiving their portion.
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