against Kedorla`omer king of `Elam, and Tid`al king of Goyim, and Amrafel king of Shin`ar, and Aryokh king of Ellasar; four kings against the five.
Now the valley of Siddim was full of tar pits; and the kings of Sedom and `Amorah fled, and they fell there, and those who remained fled to the mountain.
They took all the goods of Sedom and `Amorah, and all their victuals, and went their way.
They took Lot, Avram's brother's son, who lived in Sedom, and his goods, and departed.
One who had escaped came and told Avram, the Hebrew. Now he lived by the oaks of Mamre, the Amori, brother of Eshkol, and brother of `Aner; and these were allies of Avram.
When Avram heard that his relative was taken captive, he led forth his trained men, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued as far as Dan.
He divided himself against them by night, he and his servants, and struck them, and pursued them to Hovah, which is on the left hand of Dammesek.
He brought back all the goods, and also brought back his relative, Lot, and his goods, and the women also, and the people.
The king of Sedom went out to meet him, after his return from the slaughter of Kedorla`omer and the kings who were with him, at the valley of Shaveh (the same is the King's Valley).
Malki-Tzedek king of Shalem brought forth bread and wine: and he was Kohen of El `Elyon.
He blessed him, and said, "Blessed be Avram of El `Elyon, possessor of heaven and eretz: