12 And they found among the inhabitants of Jabesh Gilead four hundred maids, virgins that had known no man by lying with any male: and they brought them unto the host to Shiloh, which is in the land of Canaan.

13 ¶ Then the whole Congregation [a]sent and spake with the children of Benjamin that were in the rock of Rimmon, and called [b]peaceably unto them:

14 And Benjamin came again at that time, and they gave them wives which they had saved alive of the women of Jabesh Gilead: but they had not [c]so enough for them.

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  1. Judges 21:13 To wit, about four months after the discomfiture, Judg. 20:47.
  2. Judges 21:13 Or, friendly.
  3. Judges 21:14 For there lacked two hundred.
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