Jeremiah 29:5



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

'Build houses and live in them; and plant gardens and eat their produce.

King James Version

Build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them;

Holman Bible

"Build houses and live [in them]. Plant gardens and eat their produce.

International Standard Version

"Build houses and live in them. Plant gardens and eat their produce.

A Conservative Version

Build ye houses, and dwell in them, and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.

American Standard Version

Build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.

Amplified

Build yourselves houses and dwell in them; plant gardens and eat the fruit of them.

Bible in Basic English

Go on building houses and living in them, and planting gardens and using the fruit of them;

Darby Translation

Build houses, and dwell in them, and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Build houses and dwell in them; and plant gardens and eat the fruit of them;

Julia Smith Translation

Build ye houses and dwell; and plant gardens and eat their fruit:

King James 2000

Build you houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them;

Lexham Expanded Bible

'Build houses and live [in them], and plant gardens and eat their fruit.

Modern King James verseion

Build houses and live in them; and plant gardens and eat their fruit.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Build you houses to dwell therein; plant you gardens, that ye may enjoy the fruits thereof;

NET Bible

Build houses and settle down. Plant gardens and eat what they produce.

New Heart English Bible

'Build houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat their fruit.

New simplified Bible

Build houses and live in them. Plant gardens and eat what they produce.

The Emphasized Bible

Build ye houses and dwell in them, - And plant ye gardens and eat the fruit thereof;

Webster

Build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them;

World English Bible

Build houses, and dwell in them; and plant gardens, and eat the fruit of them.

Youngs Literal Translation

Build ye houses, and abide; and plant ye gardens, and eat their fruit;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

ye houses
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

and dwell
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in them and plant
נטע 
Nata` 
Usage: 58

גּנּה 
Gannah 
Usage: 12

and eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

the fruit
פּרי 
P@riy 
Usage: 119

Context Readings

Jeremiah's Letter To The Exiles In Babylon

4 "Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, to all the exiles whom I have sent into exile from Jerusalem to Babylon, 5 'Build houses and live in them; and plant gardens and eat their produce. 6 'Take wives and become the fathers of sons and daughters, and take wives for your sons and give your daughters to husbands, that they may bear sons and daughters; and multiply there and do not decrease.


Cross References

Jeremiah 29:28

"For he has sent to us in Babylon, saying, 'The exile will be long; build houses and live in them and plant gardens and eat their produce.'"'"

Jeremiah 29:10

"For thus says the LORD, 'When seventy years have been completed for Babylon, I will visit you and fulfill My good word to you, to bring you back to this place.

Ezekiel 28:26

"They will live in it securely; and they will build houses, plant vineyards and live securely when I execute judgments upon all who scorn them round about them. Then they will know that I am the LORD their God."'"



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