And the field of Ephron, which was in Machpelah, which was before Mamre, the field and the cave which was in it, and every tree which was in the field, which was in all its border all around, were secured▵
HearHear usus, my lordmy lord, thou◦ art a prince* of GodGod in the midstmidst of usus; in the choice of our sepulchers bury thy deaddead; No◦ manman◦ of usus shall hold··back from thee his sepulchersepulcher, from burying thy deaddead.
That he may givegive to me the cave of MachpelahMachpelah, which he has, which is in the end of his fieldfield; in fullfull silversilver* let him givegive it to me, in the midstmidst of you, for a possession◦ of a sepulcher.
And EphronEphron was sittingsitting in the midstmidst of the sons of HethHeth; and EphronEphron the HittiteHittite answeredanswered AbrahamAbraham in the ears of the sons of HethHeth, to all that camecame··into the gategate of his citycity, saying,
No, my lordmy lord, hearhear me; the fieldfield I givegive to thee, and the cave that is in it, to thee I givegive it; before▫ the eyeseyes of the sons of my people I givegive it to thee; bury thy deaddead.
And he spokespoke to▵ EphronEphron in the ears of the people of the landland, saying, Surely, if thou◦ would, hearhear me; I will givegive the silversilver* of the fieldfield; take it from me, and I will bury my deaddead there.
And AbrahamAbraham hearkened to▵ EphronEphron; and AbrahamAbraham weighed to EphronEphron the silversilver of which he had spoken in the ears of the sons of HethHeth, four hundredfour hundred shekelsshekels of silversilver, such as passes at◦ the trader.
And the fieldfield of EphronEphron, which was in MachpelahMachpelah, which was beforebefore MamreMamre, the fieldfield and the cave which was in it, and every treetree which was in the fieldfield, which was in all its borderborder all around, were secured▵
And afterafter this AbrahamAbraham buriedburied SarahSarah his wifewife, in the cave of the fieldfield of MachpelahMachpelah, upon the facesfaces of MamreMamre, it◦ is HebronHebron, in the land of Canaanland of Canaan.