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Genesis 21:34 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And Abraham sojourned in the land of the Philistines many days.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And Abraham sojourned in the Philistines' land many days.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And Abraham sojourned in the land of the Philistines for many days.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And Abraham sojourned in the land of the Philistines many days.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And Abraham sojourned in the Philistines' land many days.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— So Abraham sojourned in the land of the Philistines many days.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and Abraham sojourneth in the land of the Philistines many days.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And he was a sojourner in the land of the Palestines many days.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And Abraham soiourned in the Philistines land, many dayes.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And Abraham{gr.Abraam} sojourned in the land of the Philistines{gr.Phylistines} many days.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And Avraham sojourned in the Pelishtim's land many days.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And Avrhm אַברָהָם 85
{0085} Prime
Contracted from H0001 and an unused root (probably meaning to be populous); father of a multitude; Abraham, the later name of Abram.
sojourned 1481
{1481} Prime
A primitive root; properly to turn aside from the road (for a lodging or any other purpose), that is, sojourn (as a guest); also to shrink, fear (as in a strange place); also to gather for hostility (as afraid).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
in the Plitm's פְּלִשׁתִּים 6430
{6430} Prime
Patrial from H6429; a Pelishtite or inhabitant of Pelesheth.
land 776
{0776} Prime
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land).
many 7227
{7227} Prime
By contraction from H7231; abundant (in quantity, size, age, number, rank, quality).
days. 3117
{3117} Prime
From an unused root meaning to be hot; a day (as the warm hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Genesis 21:34

_ _ Abraham sojourned in the Philistines’ land — a picture of pastoral and an emblem of Christian life.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Genesis 20:1 And Abraham journeyed from thence toward the south country, and dwelled between Kadesh and Shur, and sojourned in Gerar.
1 Chronicles 29:15 For we [are] strangers before thee, and sojourners, as [were] all our fathers: our days on the earth [are] as a shadow, and [there is] none abiding.
Psalms 39:12 Hear my prayer, O LORD, and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: for I [am] a stranger with thee, [and] a sojourner, as all my fathers [were].
Hebrews 11:9 By faith he sojourned in the land of promise, as [in] a strange country, dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise:
Hebrews 11:13 These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off, and were persuaded of [them], and embraced [them], and confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.
1 Peter 2:11 Dearly beloved, I beseech [you] as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;
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Gn 20:1. 1Ch 29:15. Ps 39:12. He 11:9, 13. 1P 2:11.

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