Good News Translation
30 Abraham answered, “Accept these seven lambs. By doing this, you admit that I am the one who dug this well.” 31 And so the place was called Beersheba,[a] because it was there that the two of them made a vow.
32 After they had made this agreement at Beersheba, Abimelech and Phicol went back to Philistia.Read full chapter
- Genesis 21:31 This name in Hebrew means “Well of the Vow” or “Well of Seven” (see also 26.33).