Genesis 21:24

24 Abraham said, “I swear it.”

Read Genesis 21:24 Using Other Translations

And Abraham said, I will swear.
And Abraham said, "I will swear."
Abraham replied, “Yes, I swear to it!”

What does Genesis 21:24 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Genesis 21:24

And Abraham said, I will swear.
] Sensible of the many favours he had received from Abimelech in times past, and was still indulged with, he very readily agreed to his proposal; and the rather, as he knew by the vision between the pieces, that it would be four hundred years before his posterity should be put into the possession of the land of Canaan; and therefore could take an oath that neither he, nor his son, nor his grandson, should be injured or dispossessed.

California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information  California - CCPA Notice