Joshua 9:26
New International Version
So Joshua saved them from the Israelites, and they did not kill them.

New Living Translation
So Joshua did not allow the people of Israel to kill them.

English Standard Version
So he did this to them and delivered them out of the hand of the people of Israel, and they did not kill them.

Berean Study Bible
So Joshua did this and delivered them from the hands of the Israelites, and they did not kill the Gibeonites.

King James Bible
And so did he unto them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, that they slew them not.

New King James Version
So he did to them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, so that they did not kill them.

New American Standard Bible
This he did to them, and saved them from the hands of the sons of Israel, and they did not kill them.

NASB 1995
Thus he did to them, and delivered them from the hands of the sons of Israel, and they did not kill them.

NASB 1977
Thus he did to them, and delivered them from the hands of the sons of Israel, and they did not kill them.

Amplified Bible
So that is what he did to them; he rescued them from the hands of the Israelites and they did not kill them.

Christian Standard Bible
This is what Joshua did to them: he rescued them from the Israelites, and they did not kill them.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is what Joshua did to them: he delivered them from the hands of the Israelites, and they did not kill them.

American Standard Version
And so did he unto them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, that they slew them not.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he did to them in this way, and he delivered them from the hand of Israel and they did not kill them

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Land they did so to them; and Joshua rescued them in that day out of the hands of the children of Israel, and they did not slay them.

Contemporary English Version
Joshua did not let the Israelites kill the Gibeonites,

Douay-Rheims Bible
So Josue did as he had said, and delivered them from the hand of the children of Israel, that they should not be slain.

English Revised Version
And so did he unto them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, that they slew them not.

Good News Translation
So this is what Joshua did: he protected them and did not allow the people of Israel to kill them.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So Joshua rescued them and did not let the people of Israel kill them.

International Standard Version
So this is what Joshua did for them: he saved them from the Israelis, and they did not kill them.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And so did he unto them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, that they slew them not.

Literal Standard Version
And he does to them so, and delivers them from the hand of the sons of Israel, and they have not slain them;

NET Bible
Joshua did as they said; he kept the Israelites from killing them

New Heart English Bible
He did so to them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, so that they did not kill them.

World English Bible
He did so to them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, so that they didn't kill them.

Young's Literal Translation
And he doth to them so, and delivereth them from the hand of the sons of Israel, and they have not slain them;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Deceit of the Gibeonites
25Now we are in your hands. Do to us whatever seems good and right to you.” 26So Joshua did this and delivered them from the hands of the Israelites, and they did not kill the Gibeonites. 27On that day he made them woodcutters and water carriers, as they are to this day for the congregation of the LORD and for the altar at the place He would choose.…

Cross References
Joshua 9:25
Now we are in your hands. Do to us whatever seems good and right to you."

Joshua 9:27
On that day he made them woodcutters and water carriers, as they are to this day for the congregation of the LORD and for the altar at the place He would choose.


Treasury of Scripture

And so did he to them, and delivered them out of the hand of the children of Israel, that they slew them not.









Verse 26. - That they slew them not. See ver. 18, which attributes the preservation of the Gibeonites to the action of the heads of tribes. Perhaps this should be rendered, and they slew them not.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
So
כֵּ֑ן (kên)
Adverb
Strong's 3651: So -- thus

Joshua did this
וַיַּ֥עַשׂ (way·ya·‘aś)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

and delivered
וַיַּצֵּ֥ל (way·yaṣ·ṣêl)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5337: To strip, plunder, deliver oneself, be delivered, snatch away, deliver

them
אוֹתָ֛ם (’ō·w·ṯām)
Direct object marker | third person masculine plural
Strong's 853: Untranslatable mark of the accusative case

from the hands
מִיַּ֥ד (mî·yaḏ)
Preposition-m | Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 3027: A hand

of the Israelites,
בְּנֵֽי־ (bə·nê-)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

and they did not
וְלֹ֥א (wə·lō)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

kill [the Gibeonites].
הֲרָגֽוּם׃ (hă·rā·ḡūm)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person common plural | third person masculine plural
Strong's 2026: To smite with deadly intent


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