New International Version
In the fourteenth year, Kedorlaomer and the kings allied with him went out and defeated the Rephaites in Ashteroth Karnaim, the Zuzites in Ham, the Emites in Shaveh Kiriathaim
King James Bible
And in the fourteenth year came Chedorlaomer, and the kings that were with him, and smote the Rephaims in Ashteroth Karnaim, and the Zuzims in Ham, and the Emims in Shaveh Kiriathaim,
Darby Bible Translation
And in the fourteenth year came Chedorlaomer and the kings that were with him, and smote the Rephaim in Ashteroth-karnaim, and the Zuzim in Ham, and the Emim in Shaveh-Kirjathaim,
World English Bible
In the fourteenth year Chedorlaomer came, and the kings who were with him, and struck the Rephaim in Ashteroth Karnaim, and the Zuzim in Ham, and the Emim in Shaveh Kiriathaim,
Young's Literal Translation
And in the fourteenth year came Chedorlaomer, and the kings who are with him, and they smite the Rephaim in Ashteroth Karnaim, and the Zuzim in Ham, and the Emim in Shaveh Kiriathaim,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Rephaims - A people of Canaan: Genesis 15:20.
Ashteroth - A city of Basan, where Og afterwards reigned; Joshua 13:31.
Zuzims - Nowhere else spoken of, unless they were the same with the Zamzummims, Deuteronomy 2:20, as some imagine.
Shaveh Kiriathaim - Rather, as the margin, the plain of Kiriathaim, which was a city afterwards belonging to Sihon king of Heshbon; Joshua 13:19.
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Ashteroth. The same as Ashteroth, a city of Bashan, where Og afterwards reigned.
Shaveh Kiriathaim. or, the plains of Kiriathaim; Kiriathaim was beyond Jordan,
10 miles west-ward from Medeba, and afterwards belonged to Sihon, king of Heshbon.
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For twelve years they had been subject to Kedorlaomer, but in the thirteenth year they rebelled.
And the Reubenites rebuilt Heshbon, Elealeh and Kiriathaim,
This was after he had defeated Sihon king of the Amorites, who reigned in Heshbon, and at Edrei had defeated Og king of Bashan, who reigned in Ashtaroth.
(The Emites used to live there--a people strong and numerous, and as tall as the Anakites.
Like the Anakites, they too were considered Rephaites, but the Moabites called them Emites.
(Og king of Bashan was the last of the Rephaites. His bed was decorated with iron and was more than nine cubits long and four cubits wide. It is still in Rabbah of the Ammonites.)
The rest of Gilead and also all of Bashan, the kingdom of Og, I gave to the half-tribe of Manasseh. (The whole region of Argob in Bashan used to be known as a land of the Rephaites.
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