New Living Translation
"Then they said to the fig tree, 'You be our king!'
King James Bible
And the trees said to the fig tree, Come thou, and reign over us.
Darby Bible Translation
And the trees said to the fig tree, 'Come you, and reign over us.'
World English Bible
"The trees said to the fig tree, 'Come and reign over us.'
Young's Literal Translation
And the trees say to the fig, Come thou, reign over us.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:10 Fig - tree - Gideon refused this honour, both for himself, and for his sons; and the sons of Gideon, whom Abimelech had slain, upon pretence of their affecting the kingdom, were as far from such thoughts as their father.
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But the olive tree refused, saying, 'Should I quit producing the olive oil that blesses both God and people, just to wave back and forth over the trees?'
But the fig tree also refused, saying, 'Should I quit producing my sweet fruit just to wave back and forth over the trees?'
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