And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice against my adversary.’
"There was a widow in that city, and she kept coming to him, saying, ‘Give me legal protection from my opponent.’
A widow of that city came to him repeatedly, appealing for justice against someone who had harmed her.
A widow in that city kept after him: 'My rights are being violated. Protect me!'
And there was a widow in that town, and she kept on coming to him and saying, Give me my right against the man who has done me wrong.
In that city there was a widow who kept coming to him and saying, ‘Grant me justice against my opponent.’
"Now there was a widow in that city; and she came to him, saying, ‘Get justice for me from my adversary.’
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1 sn This widow was not necessarily old, since many people lived only into their thirties in the 1st century.
2 tn Or “town.”
3 tn This is an iterative imperfect; the widow did this on numerous occasions.