New International Version
After she had given him a drink, she said, "I'll draw water for your camels too, until they have had enough to drink."
King James Bible
And when she had done giving him drink, she said, I will draw water for thy camels also, until they have done drinking.
Darby Bible Translation
And when she had given him enough to drink, she said, I will draw [water] for thy camels also, until they have drunk enough.
World English Bible
When she had done giving him drink, she said, "I will also draw for your camels, until they have done drinking."
Young's Literal Translation
And she finisheth giving him drink, and saith, 'Also for thy camels I draw till they have finished drinking;'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I will draw water for thy camels also - Had Rebekah done no more than Eliezer had prayed for, we might have supposed that she acted not as a free agent, but was impelled to it by the absolutely controlling power of God; but as she exceeds all that was requested, we see that it sprang from her native benevolence, and sets her conduct in the most amiable point of view.
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LibraryGuidance in the Way
'I being in the way, the Lord led me.'--GENESIS xxiv. 27. So said Abraham's anonymous servant when telling how he had found Rebekah at the well, and known her to be the destined bride of his master's servant. There is no more beautiful page, even amongst the many lovely ones in these ancient stories, than this domestic idyll of the mission of the faithful servant from far Canaan across the desert. The homely test by which he would determine that the maiden should be pointed out to him, the glimpse …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Jesus Sets Out from Judæa for Galilee.
May it be that when I say to a young woman, 'Please let down your jar that I may have a drink,' and she says, 'Drink, and I'll water your camels too'--let her be the one you have chosen for your servant Isaac. By this I will know that you have shown kindness to my master."
So she quickly emptied her jar into the trough, ran back to the well to draw more water, and drew enough for all his camels.
"She quickly lowered her jar from her shoulder and said, 'Drink, and I'll water your camels too.' So I drank, and she watered the camels also.
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