New Living Translation
They left the town at dusk, as the gates were about to close. I don't know where they went. If you hurry, you can probably catch up with them."
King James Bible
And it came to pass about the time of shutting of the gate, when it was dark, that the men went out: whither the men went I wot not: pursue after them quickly; for ye shall overtake them.
Darby Bible Translation
and it came to pass when the gate had to be closed, at dark, that the men went out: I know not whither the men have gone. Pursue after them quickly; for ye shall overtake them.
World English Bible
It happened about the time of the shutting of the gate, when it was dark, that the men went out. Where the men went, I don't know. Pursue them quickly; for you will overtake them."
Young's Literal Translation
and it cometh to pass -- the gate is to be shut -- in the dark, and the men have gone out; I have not known whither the men have gone; pursue ye, hasten after them, for ye overtake them;'
Joshua 2:5 Parallel
CommentaryJoshua 2:5 Parallel Commentaries
Rahab had hidden the two men, but she replied, "Yes, the men were here earlier, but I didn't know where they were from.
(Actually, she had taken them up to the roof and hidden them beneath bundles of flax she had laid out.)
1 Samuel 19:14
When the troops came to arrest David, she told them he was sick and couldn't get out of bed.
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