New International Version
The four kings seized all the goods of Sodom and Gomorrah and all their food; then they went away.
King James Bible
And they took all the goods of Sodom and Gomorrah, and all their victuals, and went their way.
Darby Bible Translation
And they took all the property of Sodom and Gomorrah, and all their victuals, and departed.
World English Bible
They took all the goods of Sodom and Gomorrah, and all their food, and went their way.
Young's Literal Translation
And they take the whole substance of Sodom and Gomorrah, and the whole of their food, and go away;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They took all the goods, etc. - This was a predatory war, such as the Arabs carry on to the present day; they pillage a city, town, or caravan; and then escape with the booty to the wilderness, where it would ever be unsafe, and often impossible, to pursue them.
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'Now the Lord had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee: And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing: And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed. So Abram departed, as the Lord had spoken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Abram was seventy and five …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Holy City; Or, the New Jerusalem:
Now the Valley of Siddim was full of tar pits, and when the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah fled, some of the men fell into them and the rest fled to the hills.
They also carried off Abram's nephew Lot and his possessions, since he was living in Sodom.
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