NIV: So that place was called Beersheba, because the two men swore an oath there.
NAS: Therefore he called that place Beersheba, because there the two of them took an oath.
KJV: Wherefore he called that place Beersheba; because there they sware both of them.
GWT: This is why that place is called Beersheba, because both of them swore an oath there.
ASV: Wherefore he called that place Beer-sheba. Because there they sware both of them.
BBE: So he gave that place the name Beer-sheba, because there the two of them had given their oaths.
DBY: Therefore he called that place Beer-sheba, because there they had sworn, both of them.
DRB: Therefore that place was called Bersabee: because both of them did swear.
WBS: Wherefore he called that place Beer-sheba: because there they swore both of them.
WEB: Therefore he called that place Beersheba, because they both swore there.
YLT: therefore hath he called that place 'Beer-Sheba,' for there have both of them sworn.
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