Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And Baasha, hearing of it, put a stop to the building of Ramah, and was living in Tirzah.

New American Standard Bible

When Baasha heard of it, he ceased fortifying Ramah and remained in Tirzah.

King James Version

And it came to pass, when Baasha heard thereof, that he left off building of Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.

Holman Bible

When Baasha heard about it, he quit building Ramah and stayed in Tirzah.

International Standard Version

When Baasha learned of this, he stopped fortifying Ramah and remained in Tirzah,

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass, when Baasha heard of it, that he left off building Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass, when Baasha heard thereof, that he left off building Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.

Amplified

When Baasha heard about it, he stopped fortifying Ramah and stayed in Tirzah.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when Baasha heard of it, that he left off building Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be when Baasha heard, and he will leave off building Ramah, and he will dwell in Tirzah.

King James 2000

And it came to pass, when Baasha heard of it, that he stopped building Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When Baasha heard, he stopped building Ramah, and he lived in Tirzah.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened when Baasha heard, he left off building Ramah and lived in Tirzah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when Baasha heard that, he left building of Ramah and dwelt in Tirzah.

NET Bible

When Baasha heard the news, he stopped fortifying Ramah and settled down in Tirzah.

New Heart English Bible

It happened, when Baasha heard of it, that he left off building Ramah, and lived in Tirzah.

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass, when Baasha heard thereof, he left off building Ramah, - and returned to Tirzah.

Webster

And it came to pass, when Baasha heard of it, that he left off building of Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah.

World English Bible

It happened, when Baasha heard of it, that he left off building Ramah, and lived in Tirzah.

Youngs Literal Translation

and it cometh to pass at Baasha's hearing, that he ceaseth from building Ramah, and dwelleth in Tirzah.

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Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּעשׁא 
Ba`sha' 
Usage: 28

בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

of Ramah
רמה 
Ramah 
Usage: 36

and dwelt
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

References

Context Readings

King Asa's War With King Baasha

20 So Ben-hadad did as King Asa said, and sent the captains of his armies against the towns of Israel, attacking Ijon and Dan and Abel-beth-maacah, and all Chinneroth as far as all the land of Naphtali. 21 And Baasha, hearing of it, put a stop to the building of Ramah, and was living in Tirzah. 22 Then King Asa got all Judah together, making every man come; and they took away the stones and the wood with which Baasha was building Ramah, and King Asa made use of them for building Geba in the land of Benjamin, and Mizpah.



Cross References

1 Kings 14:17

Then Jeroboam's wife got up and went away and came to Tirzah; and when she came to the doorway of the house, death came to the child.

1 Kings 16:15-18

In the twenty-seventh year of Asa, king of Judah, Zimri was king for seven days in Tirzah. Now the people were attacking Gibbethon in the land of the Philistines.

1 Kings 15:17

And Baasha, king of Israel, went up against Judah, building Ramah, so that no one was able to go out or in to Asa, king of Judah.

2 Chronicles 16:5

Then Baasha, hearing of it, put a stop to the building of Ramah, and let his work come to an end.

Song of Songs 6:4

You are beautiful, O my love, as Tirzah, as fair as Jerusalem; you are to be feared like an army with flags.

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