Genesis 26:33
Good News Translation
He named the well "Vow." That is how the city of Beersheba got its name.

Contemporary English Version
So Isaac named the well Shibah, and the town is still called Beersheba.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Whereupon he called it Abundance: and the name of the city was called Bersabee, even to this day.

New American Bible
He called it Shibah; hence the name of the city is Beer-sheba to this day.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Whereupon he called it Abundance: and the name of the city was called Bersabee, even to this day.

Shebah.

Genesis 21:31 Therefore that place was called Bersabee; because there both of them did swear.

Beer-sheba.

Genesis 26:28 And they answered: We saw that the Lord is with thee, and therefore we said: Let there be an oath between us, and let us make a covenant,

This may have been the same city which was called Beer-sheba a hundred years before this, in the time of Abraham; but as the well, from which it had its name originally, was closed up by the Philistines, the name of the place might have been abolished with the well; when, therefore, Isaac re-opened it, he restored the ancient name of the place.

Context
Isaac's Covenant with Abimelech
32And behold, the same day the servants of Isaac came, telling him of a well which they had digged, and saying: We have found water. 33Whereupon he called it Abundance: and the name of the city was called Bersabee, even to this day.
Cross References
Genesis 21:14
So Abraham rose up in the morning, and taking bread and a bottle of water, put it upon her shoulder, and delivered the boy, and sent her away. And she departed, and wandered in the wilderness of Bersabee.

Genesis 21:31
Therefore that place was called Bersabee; because there both of them did swear.

Genesis 26:32
And behold, the same day the servants of Isaac came, telling him of a well which they had digged, and saying: We have found water.

Additional Translations
He called it Shibah, and to this day the name of the city is Beersheba.And he called it Shebah: therefore the name of the city is Beersheba to this day.

And he called it Shibah. Therefore the name of the city is Beer-sheba unto this day.

And he called it, Oath: therefore he called the name of that city, the Well of Oath, until this day.

And he called it Shebah; therefore the name of the city is Beer-sheba to this day.

And he called it Shibah: therefore the name of the city is Beer-sheba unto this day.

And he called it Shebah: therefore the name of the city is Beer-sheba to this day.

He called it Shibah. Therefore the name of the city is Beersheba to this day.

and he calleth it Shebah, oath, therefore the name of the city is Beer-Sheba, well of the oath, unto this day.
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