Genesis 18:29 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Genesis 18:29, NIV: Once again he spoke to him, 'What if only forty are found there?' He said, 'For the sake of forty, I will not do it.'
Genesis 18:29, ESV: Again he spoke to him and said, “Suppose forty are found there.” He answered, “For the sake of forty I will not do it.”
Genesis 18:29, KJV: And he spake unto him yet again, and said, Peradventure there shall be forty found there. And he said, I will not do it for forty's sake.
Genesis 18:29, NASB: And he spoke to Him yet again and said, 'Suppose forty are found there?' And He said, 'I will not do it on account of the forty.'
Genesis 18:29, NLT: Then Abraham pressed his request further. 'Suppose there are only forty?' And the LORD replied, 'I will not destroy it for the sake of the forty.'
Genesis 18:29, CSB: Then he spoke to him again, "Suppose forty are found there? "He answered, "I will not do it on account of forty."