19:9 “Out of our way!”16 they cried, and “This man came to live here as a foreigner,17 and now he dares to judge us!18 We’ll do more harm19 to you than to them!” They kept20 pressing in on Lot until they were close enough21 to break down the door.
tn Heb “approach out there” which could be rendered “Get out of the way, stand back!”
tn Heb “to live as a resident alien.”
tn Heb “and he has judged, judging.” The infinitive absolute follows the finite verbal form for emphasis. This emphasis is reflected in the translation by the phrase “dares to judge.”
tn Heb “and they pressed against the man, against Lot, exceedingly.”
tn Heb “and they drew near.”