Judges 9:8

The trees went forth on a time to anoint a king over them; and they said to the olive tree, Reign you over us.

Alternate Versions of Judges 9-8

A Conservative Version: Judges 9:8
The trees went forth a time to anoint a king over them. And they said to the olive tree, Reign thou over us.

American Standard Version: Judges 9:8
The trees went forth on a time to anoint a king over them; and they said unto the olive-tree, Reign thou over us.

Bible in Basic English: Judges 9:8
One day the trees went out to make a king for themselves; and they said to the olive-tree, Be king over us.

Darby English Bible: Judges 9:8
The trees once went forth to anoint a king over them; and they said to the olive tree, 'Reign over us.'

King James Version: Judges 9:8
The trees went forth on a time to anoint a king over them; and they said unto the olive tree, Reign thou over us.

King James Version (UK): Judges 9:8
The trees went forth on a time to anoint a king over them; and they said unto the olive tree, Reign you over us.

Webster's: Judges 9:8
The trees went forth on a time to anoint a king over them; and they said to the olive-tree, Reign thou over us.

Youngs Literal Translation: Judges 9:8
`The trees have diligently gone to anoint over them a king, and they say to the olive, Reign thou over us.

Verses Related to Judges 9-8

Judges 8:22
Then the men of Israel said to Gideon, Rule you over us, both you, and your son, and your son's son also; for you have saved us out of the hand of Midian.

2 Kings 14:9
Jehoash the king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, The thistle that was in Lebanon sent to the cedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give your daughter to my son as wife: and there passed by a wild animal that was in Lebanon, and trod down the thistle.

Hosea 14:6
His branches will spread, And his beauty will be like the olive tree, And his fragrance like Lebanon.