New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition
30 He said, “These seven ewe lambs you shall accept from my hand, in order that you may be a witness for me that I dug this well.” 31 Therefore that place was called Beer-sheba;[a] because there both of them swore an oath. 32 When they had made a covenant at Beer-sheba, Abimelech, with Phicol the commander of his army, left and returned to the land of the Philistines.Read full chapter
- Genesis 21:31 That is Well of seven or Well of the oath
New International Version
- Genesis 21:31 Beersheba can mean well of seven and well of the oath.