Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

So he got up, ate, and drank. Then on the strength from that food, he walked 40 days and 40 nights to Horeb, the mountain of God.

New American Standard Bible

So he arose and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights to Horeb, the mountain of God.

King James Version

And he arose, and did eat and drink, and went in the strength of that meat forty days and forty nights unto Horeb the mount of God.

International Standard Version

So Elijah got up, ate and drank, and survived on that one meal for 40 days and nights as he set out on his journey to Horeb, God's mountain.

A Conservative Version

And he arose, and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights to Horeb the mount of God.

American Standard Version

And he arose, and did eat and drink, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights unto Horeb the mount of God.

Amplified

So he arose and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and nights to Horeb, the mount of God.

Bible in Basic English

So he got up and took food and drink, and in the strength of that food he went on for forty days and nights, to Horeb, the mountain of God.

Darby Translation

And he arose, and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights to Horeb the mount of God.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he arose and ate and drank and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights unto Horeb, the mount of God.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will rise and eat and drink, and go in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights, even to the mountain of God, Horeb.

King James 2000

And he arose, and did eat and drink, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights unto Horeb the mount of God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So he got up, ate, drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights up to Horeb, the mountain of God.

Modern King James verseion

And he arose, and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights to Horeb the mount of God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he arose and did eat and drink and went in the strength of that meat forty days and forty nights, unto Horeb the mount of God,

NET Bible

So he got up and ate and drank. That meal gave him the strength to travel forty days and forty nights until he reached Horeb, the mountain of God.

New Heart English Bible

And he got up and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights to Horeb the Mount of God.

The Emphasized Bible

So he arose, and did eat and drink, - and journeyed, in the strength of that eating, forty days and forty nights, as far as the mountain of God - Horeb.

Webster

And he arose, and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights to Horeb the mount of God.

World English Bible

He arose, and ate and drank, and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights to Horeb the Mount of God.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he riseth, and eateth, and drinketh, and goeth in the power of that food forty days and forty nights, unto the mount of God -- Horeb.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And he arose
קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

and did eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

and drink
שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

and went
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

in the strength
כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

of that meat
אכילה 
'akiylah 
Usage: 1

ארבּעים 
'arba`iym 
Usage: 136

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

and forty
ארבּעים 
'arba`iym 
Usage: 136

לילה ליל ליל 
Layil 
Usage: 233

חרב 
Choreb 
Usage: 17

the mount
הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

References

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Context Readings

Elijah Flees To Horeb

7 Then the angel of the Lord returned for a second time and touched him. He said, “Get up and eat, or the journey will be too much for you.” 8 So he got up, ate, and drank. Then on the strength from that food, he walked 40 days and 40 nights to Horeb, the mountain of God. 9 He entered a cave there and spent the night.

Elijah’s Encounter with the Lord

Then the word of the Lord came to him, and He said to him, “What are you doing here, Elijah?”


Cross References

Exodus 34:28

Moses was there with the Lord 40 days and 40 nights; he did not eat bread or drink water. He wrote the Ten Commandments, the words of the covenant, on the tablets.

Exodus 3:1

Meanwhile, Moses was shepherding the flock of his father-in-law Jethro, the priest of Midian. He led the flock to the far side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God.

Exodus 24:18

Moses entered the cloud as he went up the mountain, and he remained on the mountain 40 days and 40 nights.

Deuteronomy 9:18

Then I fell down like the first time in the presence of the Lord for 40 days and 40 nights; I did not eat bread or drink water because of all the sin you committed, doing what was evil in the Lord’s sight and provoking Him to anger.

Matthew 4:2

After He had fasted 40 days and 40 nights, He was hungry.

Mark 1:13

He was in the wilderness 40 days, being tempted by Satan. He was with the wild animals, and the angels began to serve Him.

Luke 4:2

for 40 days to be tempted by the Devil. He ate nothing during those days, and when they were over, He was hungry.

Exodus 19:18

Mount Sinai was completely enveloped in smoke because the Lord came down on it in fire. Its smoke went up like the smoke of a furnace, and the whole mountain shook violently.

Deuteronomy 9:9-11

When I went up the mountain to receive the stone tablets, the tablets of the covenant the Lord made with you, I stayed on the mountain 40 days and 40 nights. I did not eat bread or drink water.

Daniel 1:15

At the end of 10 days they looked better and healthier than all the young men who were eating the king’s food.

Malachi 4:4-5

“Remember the instruction of Moses My servant, the statutes and ordinances I commanded him at Horeb for all Israel.

2 Corinthians 12:9

But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for poweris perfected in weakness.” Therefore, I will most gladly boast all the more about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may reside in me.

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