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Joshua 9:21 :: American Standard Version (ASV)

Unchecked Copy BoxJoshua 9:21 - And the princes said unto them, Let them live: so they became hewers of wood and drawers of water unto all the congregation, as the princes had spoken unto them.
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Translations for Joshua 9:21
And the princes said unto them, Let them live; but let them be hewers of wood and drawers of water unto all the congregation; as the princes had promised them.

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And the rulers said to them, “Let them live, but let them be woodcutters and water carriers for all the congregation, as the rulers had promised them.”

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Let them live.” So they made them woodcutters and water carriers for the entire community, as the Israelite leaders directed.

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They continued, “Let them live, but let them be woodcutters and water carriers in the service of the whole assembly.” So the leaders’ promise to them was kept.

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And the leaders said to them, “Let them live.” So they became cutters of wood and drawers of water for all the congregation, just as the leaders had said of them.

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They also said, “Let them live.” So the Gibeonites became woodcutters and water carriers for the whole community, as the leaders had promised them.

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So the leaders said to them, “Let them live.” And they became gatherers of firewood and [fn]labor to draw water for the whole congregation, just as the leaders had spoken to them.

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The leaders said to them, “Let them live.” So they became hewers of wood and drawers of water for the whole congregation, just as the leaders had spoken to them.

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So the leaders said to them, “Let them live.” Thus they became hewers of wood and drawers of water for the whole congregation, just as the leaders had spoken to them.

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The leaders said to them, “Let them live [as our slaves].” So they became the cutters and gatherers of firewood and water carriers for the entire congregation, just as the leaders had said of them.

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The leaders then added, "Let them live." So they became woodcutters and water carriers for the whole community, as the leaders had decided.

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And the leaders said to them, "Let them live." So they became hewers of wood and drawers of water for all the congregation, as the leaders had said of them.

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And the princes said unto them, Let them live: so they became hewers of wood and drawers of water unto all the congregation, as the princes had spoken unto them.

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And the princes say unto them, 'They live, and are hewers of wood and drawers of water for all the company, as the princes spake to them.'

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And the princes said to them, Let them live. And they were hewers of wood and drawers of water for all the assembly; as the princes had said to them.

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And the princes said to them, Let them live; but let them be hewers of wood, and drawers of water to all the congregation; as the princes had promised them.

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The princes said to them, Let them live: so they became wood cutters and drawers of water to all the congregation, as the princes had spoken to them.

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sed sic vivant ut in usus universae multitudinis ligna caedant aquasque conportent quibus haec loquentibus

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וַיֹּאמְרוּ אֲלֵיהֶם הַנְּשִׂיאִים יִחְיוּ וַיִּהְיוּ חֹטְבֵי עֵצִים וְשֹׁאֲבֵי־מַיִם לְכָל־הָעֵדָה כַּאֲשֶׁר דִּבְּרוּ לָהֶם הַנְּשִׂיאִים׃

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ζήσονται καὶ ἔσονται ξυλοκόποι καὶ ὑδροφόροι πάσῃ τῇ συναγωγῇ καθάπερ εἶπαν αὐτοῖς οἱ ἄρχοντες

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وَقَالَ لَهُمُ الرُّؤَسَاءُ: «يَحْيَوْنَ وَيَكُونُونَ مُحْتَطِبِي حَطَبٍ وَمُسْتَقِي مَاءٍ لِكُلِّ الْجَمَاعَةِ كَمَا كَلَّمَهُمُ الرُّؤَسَاءُ».

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وَأَضَافُوا: «لِيَحْيَوْا، وَلَكِنْ لِيَكُونُوا لِكُلِّ الْجَمَاعَةِ عَبِيداً، يَحْتَطِبُونَ حَطَباً وَيَسْتَقُونَ لَهُمْ مَاءً». وَهَكَذَا لَمْ يَنْكُثِ الْقَادَةُ عَهْدَهُمْ.

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Y los príncipes les dijeron: Vivan; mas sean leñadores y aguadores para toda la congregación, como los príncipes les han dicho.

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Dijeron, pues, de ellos los príncipes: Dejadlos vivir; y fueron constituidos leñadores y aguadores para toda la congregación, concediéndoles la vida, según les habían prometido los príncipes.

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Keep them living, and let them be servants, cutting wood and getting water for all the people. And all the people did as the chiefs had said to them.

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首領又對會眾說、要容他們活著.於是他們為全會眾作了劈柴挑水的人、正如首領對他們所說的話。

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--Además, los jefes les dijeron--: Dejadlos vivir. Así llegaron a ser cortadores de leña y portadores de agua para toda la congregación, como les habían dicho los jefes.

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무리에게 이르되 그들을 살리라 하니 족장들이 그들에게 이른대로 그들이 온 회중을 위하여 나무 패며 물 긷는 자가 되었더라

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Ils vivront, leur dirent les chefs. Mais ils furent employés à couper le bois et à puiser l'eau pour toute l'assemblée, comme les chefs le leur avaient dit.

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Und die Obersten sprachen zu ihnen: Laßt sie leben, daß sie Holzhauer und Wasserträger seien der ganzen Gemeinde, wie ihnen die Obersten gesagt haben.

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И сказали им начальники: пусть они живут, но будут рубить дрова и черпать воду для всего общества. [И сделало все общество] так, как сказали им начальники.

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Y los príncipes les dijeron: Vivan; mas sean leñadores y aguadores para toda la congregación, como los príncipes les han dicho.

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Thomas Nelson & Sons first published the American Standard Version in 1901. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

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