They answered, “We will give, yes, give them over to you.” So they spread a garment and each man threw an earring of his plunder onto it. Bible other translations

“give, yes, give.” This is the figure of speech polyptoton, used for emphasis (for more on polyptoton, see commentary on Gen. 2:16).

“onto it.” The Hebrew text is “there.” They threw the earrings there, on the blanket.

Commentary for: Judges 8:25