Genesis 26:33

He called it Shibah.{Shibah means "oath" or "seven."} Therefore the name of the city is Beersheba{Beersheba means "well of the oath" or "well of the seven"} to this day.

Alternate Versions of Genesis 26-33

A Conservative Version: Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shibah. Therefore the name of the city is Beersheba to this day.

American Standard Version: Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shibah. Therefore the name of the city is Beer-sheba unto this day.

Bible in Basic English: Genesis 26:33
And he gave it the name of Shibah: so the name of that town is Beer-sheba to this day.

Darby English Bible: Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shebah; therefore the name of the city is Beer-sheba to this day.

King James Version: Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shebah: therefore the name of the city is Beersheba unto this day.

King James Version (UK): Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shebah therefore the name of the city is Beersheba unto this day.

Webster's: Genesis 26:33
And he called it Shebah: therefore the name of the city is Beer-sheba to this day.

Youngs Literal Translation: Genesis 26:33
and he calleth it Shebah, `oath,' therefore the name of the city `is' Beer-Sheba, `well of the oath,' unto this day.

Verses Related to Genesis 26-33

Genesis 21:31
Therefore he called that place Beersheba,{Beersheba can mean "well of the oath" or "well of seven."} because they both swore there.

Genesis 26:28
They said, "We saw plainly that Yahweh was with you. We said, 'Let there now be an oath between us, even between us and you, and let us make a covenant with you,

Judges 20:1
Then all the children of Israel went out, and the congregation was assembled as one man, from Dan even to Beersheba, with the land of Gilead, to Yahweh at Mizpah.