14 And when Abram heard that his brother was taken captive, he armed armed: or, led forth his trained servants, born in his own house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued them unto Dan.
English Standard Version
14 When Abram heard that his kinsman had been taken captive, he led forth his trained men, born in his house, 318 of them, and went in pursuit as far as Dan.
14 When Abram heard that his nephew had been taken prisoner, he lined up his servants, all of them born in his household - there were 318 of them - and chased after the captors all the way to Dan.
New King James Version
14 Now when Abram heard that his brother was taken captive, he armed his three hundred and eighteen trained servants who were born in his own house, and went in pursuit as far as Dan.
New Living Translation
14 When Abram heard that his nephew Lot had been captured, he mobilized the 318Â trained men who had been born into his household. Then he pursued Kedorlaomer's army until he caught up with them at Dan.
Abram takes this opportunity to give a real proof of his being truly friendly to Lot. We ought to be ready to succour those in distress, especially relations and friends. And though others may have been wanting in their duty to us, yet we must not neglect our duty to them. Abram rescued the captives. As we have opportunity, we must do good to all.