New Living Translation
'They must be dividing the captured plunder--with a woman or two for every man. There will be colorful robes for Sisera, and colorful, embroidered robes for me. Yes, the plunder will include colorful robes embroidered on both sides.'
King James Bible
Have they not sped? have they not divided the prey; to every man a damsel or two; to Sisera a prey of divers colours, a prey of divers colours of needlework, of divers colours of needlework on both sides, meet for the necks of them that take the spoil?
Darby Bible Translation
Are they not finding and dividing the spoil? --A maiden or two for every man; spoil of dyed stuffs for Sis'era, spoil of dyed stuffs embroidered, two pieces of dyed work embroidered for my neck as spoil?'
World English Bible
'Have they not found, have they not divided the spoil? A lady, two ladies to every man; to Sisera a spoil of dyed garments, a spoil of dyed garments embroidered, of dyed garments embroidered on both sides, on the necks of the spoil?'
Young's Literal Translation
Do they not find? -- they apportion spoil, A female -- two females -- for every head, Spoil of finger-work for Sisera, Spoil of embroidered finger-work, Finger-work -- a pair of embroidered things, For the necks of the spoil!
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
5:30 Have they not, and e. - That is, it is certain they have got the prey, only they tarry to distribute it, according to every man's quality and merit.
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"The enemy boasted, 'I will chase them and catch up with them. I will plunder them and consume them. I will flash my sword; my powerful hand will destroy them.'
"The kings of Canaan came and fought, at Taanach near Megiddo's springs, but they carried off no silver treasures.
"Her wise women answer, and she repeats these words to herself:
In her beautiful robes, she is led to the king, accompanied by her bridesmaids.
Enemy kings and their armies flee, while the women of Israel divide the plunder.
Better to live humbly with the poor than to share plunder with the proud.
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