King James Bible
And the men of Ephraim gathered themselves together,11 and went4 northward, and said4 unto Jephthah, Wherefore passedst thou over1 to fight9 against the children of Ammon, and didst not call1 us to go2 with thee? we will burn4 thine house upon thee with fire.
And when I saw4 that ye delivered56 [me] not, I put4 my life in my hands, and passed over4 against the children of Ammon, and the LORD delivered4 them into my hand: wherefore then are ye come up1 unto me this day, to fight9 against me?
Then Jephthah gathered together4 all the men of Gilead, and fought11 with Ephraim: and the men of Gilead smote55 Ephraim, because they said,1 Ye Gileadites [are] fugitives of Ephraim among the Ephraimites, [and] among the Manassites.
And the Gileadites took4 the passages of Jordan before the Ephraimites: and it was [so], that when those Ephraimites which were escaped said,4 Let me go over;4 that the men of Gilead said4 unto him, [Art] thou an Ephraimite? If he said,4 Nay;
Then said4 they unto him, Say3 now Shibboleth: and he said4 Sibboleth: for he could not frame55 to pronounce15 [it] right. Then they took4 him, and slew4 him at the passages of Jordan: and there fell4 at that time of the Ephraimites forty and two thousand.
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