Parallel Verses

Amplified

Later Elisha said, What then is to be done for her? Gehazi answered, She has no child and her husband is old.

New American Standard Bible

So he said, "What then is to be done for her?" And Gehazi answered, "Truly she has no son and her husband is old."

King James Version

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she hath no child, and her husband is old.

Holman Bible

So he asked, “Then what should be done for her?”Gehazi answered, “Well, she has no son, and her husband is old.”

International Standard Version

He responded, "What, then, is to be done on her behalf?" Gehazi answered, "Well, she has no son and her husband is growing old."

A Conservative Version

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Truly she has no son, and her husband is old.

American Standard Version

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she hath no son, and her husband is old.

Bible in Basic English

So he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi made answer, Still there is this, she has no son and her husband is old.

Darby Translation

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi said, Verily, she has no son, and her husband is old.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said, What then shall we do for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she has no child, and her husband is old.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say, And what to be done for her? And Gehazi will say. Truly, not a son to her, and her husband an old man.

King James 2000

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she has no child, and her husband is old.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he said, "What may be done for her?" Gehazi said, "Well, she has no son, and her husband is old."

Modern King James verseion

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Truly, she has no child, and her husband is old.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then he said, "What is to be done for her?" And Gehazi said, "Verily she hath no child, and her husband is old."

NET Bible

So he asked Gehazi, "What can I do for her?" Gehazi replied, "She has no son, and her husband is old."

New Heart English Bible

He said, "What then is to be done for her?" Gehazi answered, "Most certainly she has no son, and her husband is old."

The Emphasized Bible

So he said, What then can be done for thee? And Gehazi said, Verily, she hath no, son, and, her husband, is, old.

Webster

And he said, What then is to be done for her? And Gehazi answered, Verily she hath no child, and her husband is old.

World English Bible

He said, "What then is to be done for her?" Gehazi answered, "Most certainly she has no son, and her husband is old."

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith, 'And what -- to do for her?' and Gehazi saith, 'Verily she hath no son, and her husband is aged.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּחזי גּיחזי 
Geychaziy 
Usage: 12

H61
אבל 
'abal 
Usage: 11

and her husband
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

References

American

Easton

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Elisha At Shunem

13 And he said to Gehazi, Say now to her, You have been most painstakingly and reverently concerned for us; what is to be done for you? Would you like to be spoken for to the king or to the commander of the army? She answered, I dwell among my own people [they are sufficient]. 14 Later Elisha said, What then is to be done for her? Gehazi answered, She has no child and her husband is old. 15 He said, Call her. [Gehazi] called her, and she stood in the doorway.



Cross References

Genesis 15:2-3

And Abram said, Lord God, what can You give me, since I am going on [from this world] childless and he who shall be the owner and heir of my house is this [steward] Eliezer of Damascus?

Genesis 17:17

Then Abraham fell on his face and laughed and said in his heart, Shall a child be born to a man who is a hundred years old? And shall Sarah, who is ninety years old, bear a son?

Genesis 18:10-14

[The Lord] said, I will surely return to you when the season comes round, and behold, Sarah your wife will have a son. And Sarah was listening and heard it at the tent door which was behind Him.

Genesis 25:21

And Isaac prayed much to the Lord for his wife because she was unable to bear children; and the Lord granted his prayer, and Rebekah his wife became pregnant.

Genesis 30:1

When Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, she envied her sister, and said to Jacob, Give me children, or else I will die!

Judges 13:2

And there was a certain man of Zorah, of the tribe of the Danites, whose name was Manoah; and his wife was barren and had no children.

1 Samuel 1:2

He had two wives, one named Hannah and the other named Peninnah. Peninnah had children, but Hannah had none.

1 Samuel 1:8

Then Elkanah her husband said to her, Hannah, why do you cry? And why do you not eat? And why are you grieving? Am I not more to you than ten sons?

Luke 1:7

But they had no child, for Elizabeth was barren; and both were far advanced in years.

Jump To Previous

Word Concordance

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain