American Standard Version


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American Standard Version

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A revised version of the King James Bible published in the United States in 1901, incorporating renderings preferred by American scholars who had worked on the Revised Version.

American Standard Version

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(Bible) a revised version of the Authorized (King James) Version of the Bible, published by a committee of American scholars in 1901
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(6) When examining the English translation to this Psalms phrase we can see that most of the translations refer to the "mother of children" (New American Standard Bible (1995); King James Bible (n.d.); American King James Version (1999); American Standard Version (1901); Douay-Rheims Bible (n.d.); Old Testament (1885); Webster's Bible Translation; World English Bible) rather than, as in the original "mother of sons" (Darby Bible Translation; Young's Literal Translation).
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