John 4:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

for you have had five husbands, and the one whom you now have is not your husband; this you have said truly."

King James Version

For thou hast had five husbands; and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband: in that saidst thou truly.

Holman Bible

"For you've had five husbands, and the man you now have is not your husband. What you have said is true."

International Standard Version

Jesus told her, "You are quite right in saying, "I don't have a husband,' because you have had five husbands, and the man you have now is not your husband. What you have said is true."

A Conservative Version

For thou have had five husbands, and he whom thou now have is not thy husband. This thou have said true.

American Standard Version

for thou hast had five husbands; and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband: this hast thou said truly.

Amplified

For you have had five husbands, and the man you are now living with is not your husband. In this you have spoken truly.

An Understandable Version

because you have had five husbands, and the man you are now living with is not [really] your husband. So, you have told the truth."

Anderson New Testament

for you have had five husbands, and he whom you now have is not your husband. In this you have spoken truly.

Bible in Basic English

You have had five husbands, and the man you have now is not your husband: that was truly said.

Common New Testament

for you have had five husbands, and the one whom you now have is not your husband; this you have said truly."

Daniel Mace New Testament

for you have had five husbands, and he whom you now have, is not your husband: in that you said true.

Darby Translation

for thou hast had five husbands, and he whom now thou hast is not thy husband: this thou hast spoken truly.

Godbey New Testament

for thou hast had five husbands; and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband: thou hast spoken this truly.

Goodspeed New Testament

"You are right when you say you have no husband, for you have had five husbands and the man you are now living with is not your husband. What you say is true."

John Wesley New Testament

For thou hast had five husbands, and he whom thou now hast, is not thy husband: in this thou saidst truly.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for thou hast had five husbands, and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband; this hast thou said with truth.

Julia Smith Translation

For thou hadst five husbands; and now he whom thou hast is not thy husband: this thou saidst true.

King James 2000

For you have had five husbands; and he whom you now have is not your husband: that said you truly.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for you have had five husbands, and [the one] whom you have now is not your husband; this you have said truthfully!"

Modern King James verseion

for you have had five husbands, and he whom you now have is not your husband. In that you spoke truly.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For thou hast had five husbands, and he whom thou now hast, is not thy husband. That saidst thou truly."

Moffatt New Testament

you have had five husbands, and he whom you have now espoused is not your husband. That was a true word."

Montgomery New Testament

"for you have had five husbands, and the man you now have is not your husband; in this you have spoken truly."

NET Bible

for you have had five husbands, and the man you are living with now is not your husband. This you said truthfully!"

New Heart English Bible

for you have had five husbands; and he whom you now have is not your husband. This you have said truly."

New simplified Bible

For you have had five husbands. The one you have now is not your husband, this is true.

Noyes New Testament

For thou hast had five husbands; and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband; in this thou hast spoken truly.

Sawyer New Testament

for you have had five husbands, and he whom you now have is not your husband. In this you have spoken truly.

The Emphasized Bible

for, five husbands, thou hast had, - and, now, he whom thou hast, is not thy, husband: This true thing, hast thou spoken.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

for thou hast had five husbands; and he whom thou now hast is not thy husband: in this thou hast spoken true.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"For you have had five husbands, and the man with whom you are now living is not your husband; in saying that, you have spoken the truth."

Webster

For thou hast had five husbands, and he whom thou now hast, is not thy husband: in that thou hast spoken truth.

Weymouth New Testament

"for you have had five husbands, and the man you have at present is not your husband. You have spoken the truth in saying that."

Williams New Testament

for you have had five husbands, and the man you now have is not your husband. What you have said is true."

World English Bible

for you have had five husbands; and he whom you now have is not your husband. This you have said truly."

Worrell New Testament

for you have had five husbands, and he whom you now have is not your husband: this you have said truly."

Worsley New Testament

for thou hast had five husbands; and he, whom thou now hast, is not thy husband: this thou hast said true.

Youngs Literal Translation

for five husbands thou hast had, and, now, he whom thou hast is not thy husband; this hast thou said truly.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for , , not tr
Usage: 825

thou hast had
ἔχω 
Echo 
have , be , need , , vr have
Usage: 479

πέντε 
Pente 
Usage: 20

ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man , husband , sir , fellow , not tr
Usage: 198

and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

he whom
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

thou
ἔχω 
Echo 
have , be , need , , vr have
Usage: 479

now
νῦν 
Nun 
Usage: 102

ἔχω 
Echo 
have , be , need , , vr have
Usage: 479

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is , are , was , be , have , not tr , , vr is
Usage: 585

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not , no , cannot ,
Usage: 1032

thy
σοῦ 
Sou 
thy , thee , thine , thine own , thou , not tr
Usage: 241

ἀνήρ 
Aner 
man , husband , sir , fellow , not tr
Usage: 198

in that
τοῦτο 
Touto 
this , therefore Trans , that , for this cause , wherefore , it , not tr ,
Usage: 232

saidst thou
ἐρέω 
Ereo 
say , speak , tell , speak of , call
Usage: 41

References

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Context Readings

Conversation With A Samaritan Woman

17 The woman answered and said, "I have no husband." Jesus said to her, "You have correctly said, 'I have no husband'; 18 for you have had five husbands, and the one whom you now have is not your husband; this you have said truly." 19 The woman said to Him, "Sir, I perceive that You are a prophet.



Cross References

Genesis 20:3

But God came to Abimelech in a dream of the night, and said to him, "Behold, you are a dead man because of the woman whom you have taken, for she is married."

Genesis 34:2

When Shechem the son of Hamor the Hivite, the prince of the land, saw her, he took her and lay with her by force.

Genesis 34:7-8

Now the sons of Jacob came in from the field when they heard it; and the men were grieved, and they were very angry because he had done a disgraceful thing in Israel by lying with Jacob's daughter, for such a thing ought not to be done.

Genesis 34:31

But they said, "Should he treat our sister as a harlot?"

Numbers 5:29

'This is the law of jealousy: when a wife, being under the authority of her husband, goes astray and defiles herself,

Ruth 4:10

"Moreover, I have acquired Ruth the Moabitess, the widow of Mahlon, to be my wife in order to raise up the name of the deceased on his inheritance, so that the name of the deceased will not be cut off from his brothers or from the court of his birth place; you are witnesses today."

Jeremiah 3:20

"Surely, as a woman treacherously departs from her lover, So you have dealt treacherously with Me, O house of Israel," declares the LORD.

Ezekiel 16:32

"You adulteress wife, who takes strangers instead of her husband!

Mark 10:12

and if she herself divorces her husband and marries another man, she is committing adultery."

Romans 7:3

So then, if while her husband is living she is joined to another man, she shall be called an adulteress; but if her husband dies, she is free from the law, so that she is not an adulteress though she is joined to another man.

1 Corinthians 7:10-11

But to the married I give instructions, not I, but the Lord, that the wife should not leave her husband

Hebrews 13:4

Marriage is to be held in honor among all, and the marriage bed is to be undefiled; for fornicators and adulterers God will judge.

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