Judges 9:37

NET ©

Gaal again said, “Look, men are coming down from the very center of the land. A unit is coming by way of the Oak Tree of the Diviners.”

NIV ©

But Gaal spoke up again: "Look, people are coming down from the centre of the land, and a company is coming from the direction of the soothsayers’ tree."

NASB ©

Gaal spoke again and said, "Behold, people are coming down from the highest part of the land, and one company comes by the way of the diviners’ oak."

NLT ©

But again Gaal said, "No, people are coming down from the hills. And another group is coming down the road past the Diviners’ Oak."

MSG ©

Then he said again, "Look at the troops coming down off Tabbur-erez (the Navel of the World)--and one company coming straight from the Oracle Oak."

BBE ©

And Gaal said again, See! people are coming down from the middle of the land, and one band is coming by way of the oak-tree of the Seers.

NRSV ©

Gaal spoke again and said, "Look, people are coming down from Tabbur-erez, and one company is coming from the direction of Elon-meonenim."

NKJV ©

So Gaal spoke again and said, "See, people are coming down from the center of the land, and another company is coming from the Diviners’ Terebinth Tree."

KJV
And Gaal
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spake
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again
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and said
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See there come
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people
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down
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by the middle
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of the land
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and another
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company
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come
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along by the plain
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of
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Meonenim
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{middle: Heb. navel} {Meonenim: or, the regarders of times}
HEBREW
Mynnwem
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Nwla
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Krdm
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ab
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dxa
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sarw
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Urah
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rwbj
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Mem
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Mydrwy
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Me
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hnh
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rmayw
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rbdl
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leg
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dwe
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Poyw (9:37)
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LXXM
kai
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CONJ
proseyeto
<4369>  
V-AMI-3S
eti
<2089>  
ADV
gaal
 
N-PRI
tou
<3588>  
T-GSN
lalhsai
<2980>  
V-AAN
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
eipen
 
V-AAI-3S
idou
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INJ
laov
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N-NSM
katabainwn
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V-PAPNS
kata
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PREP
yalassan
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N-ASF
apo
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PREP
tou
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T-GSM
ecomena
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V-PPPAP
tou
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T-GSM
omfalou
 
N-GSM
thv
<3588>  
T-GSF
ghv
<1065>  
N-GSF
kai
<2532>  
CONJ
arch
<746>  
N-NSF
mia
<1519>  
A-NSF
paraginetai
<3854>  
V-PMI-3S
apo
<575>  
PREP
odou
<3598>  
N-GSF
druov
 
N-GSF
apoblepontwn
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V-PAPGP
NET © [draft] ITL
Gaal
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again
<03254>
said
<0559>
, “Look
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, men
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are coming down
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from the very center
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of the land
<0776>
. A unit
<0259>

<07218>
is coming
<0935>
by way
<01870>
of the Oak
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Tree of the Diviners
<06049>
.”
NET © Notes

tn Heb “navel.” On the background of the Hebrew expression “the navel of the land,” see R. G. Boling, Judges (AB), 178-79.

tn Heb “head.”

tn Some English translations simply transliterated this as a place name (Heb “Elon-meonenim”); cf. NAB, NRSV.