Genesis 24:33

NET ©

When food was served, he said, “I will not eat until I have said what I want to say.” “Tell us,” Laban said.

NIV ©

Then food was set before him, but he said, "I will not eat until I have told you what I have to say." "Then tell us," Laban said.

NASB ©

But when food was set before him to eat, he said, "I will not eat until I have told my business." And he said, "Speak on."

NLT ©

Then supper was served. But Abraham’s servant said, "I don’t want to eat until I have told you why I have come." "All right," Laban said, "tell us your mission."

MSG ©

Then Laban brought out food. But the man said, "I won't eat until I tell my story." Laban said, "Go ahead; tell us."

BBE ©

And meat was put before him, but he said, I will not take food till I have made my business clear to you. And they said, Do so.

NRSV ©

Then food was set before him to eat; but he said, "I will not eat until I have told my errand." He said, "Speak on."

NKJV ©

Food was set before him to eat, but he said, "I will not eat until I have told about my errand." And he said, "Speak on."

KJV
And there was set
<07760> (8714) (8675) <03455> (8799)
[meat] before him
<06440>
to eat
<0398> (8800)_:
but he said
<0559> (8799)_,
I will not eat
<0398> (8799)_,
until I have told
<01696> (8765)
mine errand
<01697>_.
And he said
<0559> (8799)_,
Speak on
<01696> (8761)_.
HEBREW
rbd
<01696>
rmayw
<0559>
yrbd
<01697>
ytrbd
<01696>
Ma
<0518>
de
<05704>
lka
<0398>
al
<03808>
rmayw
<0559>
lkal
<0398>
wynpl
<06440>
*Mvwyw {Mvyyw} (24:33)
<03455>
LXXM
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
pareyhken
<3908>  
V-AAI-3S
autoiv
<846>  
D-DPM
artouv
<740>  
N-APM
fagein
<2068>  
V-AAN
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
eipen
 
V-AAI-3S
ou
<3364>  
ADV
mh
<3165>  
ADV
fagw
<2068>  
V-AAS-1S
ewv
<2193>  
PREP
tou
<3588>  
T-GSN
lalhsai
<2980>  
V-AAN
me
<1473>  
P-AS
ta
<3588>  
T-APN
rhmata
<4487>  
N-APN
mou
<1473>  
P-GS
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
eipan
 
V-AAI-3P
lalhson
<2980>  
V-AAD-2S
NET © [draft] ITL
When food
<0398>
was served
<03455>
, he said
<0559>
, “I will not
<03808>
eat
<0398>
until
<05704>
I have said
<01696>
what I want to say
<01697>
.” “Tell
<0559>
us,” Laban said
<01696>
.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “and food was placed before him.”

tn Heb “my words.”

tc Some ancient textual witnesses have a plural verb, “and they said.”

tn Heb “and he said, ‘Speak.’” The referent (Laban) has been specified in the translation for clarity.