Parallel Verses

World English Bible

He said to his father, "My head! My head!" He said to his servant, "Carry him to his mother."

New American Standard Bible

He said to his father, “My head, my head.” And he said to his servant, “Carry him to his mother.”

King James Version

And he said unto his father, My head, my head. And he said to a lad, Carry him to his mother.

Holman Bible

Suddenly he complained to his father, “My head! My head!”

His father told his servant, “Carry him to his mother.”

International Standard Version

He told his father, "My head! My head!"

A Conservative Version

And he said to his father, My head, my head. And he said to his servant, Carry him to his mother.

American Standard Version

And he said unto his father, My head, my head. And he said to his servant, Carry him to his mother.

Amplified

But he said to his father, “My head, my head.” The man said to his servant, “Carry him to his mother.”

Bible in Basic English

And he said to his father, My head, my head! And the father said to a servant, Take him in to his mother.

Darby Translation

And he said to his father, My head, my head! And he said to the servant, Carry him to his mother.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to his father, My head, my head. And he will say to the boy, Lift him up to his mother.

King James 2000

And he said unto his father, My head, my head. And he said to a lad, Carry him to his mother.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he said to his father, "My head, my head!" So he said to the servant, "Carry him to his mother."

Modern King James verseion

And he said to his father, My head, my head! And he said to a lad, Carry him to his mother.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And there he complained unto his father, "My head, my head." And his father said to a lad, "Carry him to his mother."

NET Bible

He said to his father, "My head! My head!" His father told a servant, "Carry him to his mother."

New Heart English Bible

He said to his father, "My head. My head." He said to his servant, "Carry him to his mother."

The Emphasized Bible

and he said unto his father - My head! my head! So he said unto the young man, Carry him to his mother.

Webster

And he said to his father, My head, my head. And he said to a lad, Carry him to his mother.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he saith unto his father, 'My head, my head;' and he saith unto the young man, 'Bear him unto his mother;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
My head
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

my head
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

to a lad
נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 239

נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

References

American

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

Elisha Restores The Shunammite's Son

18 When the child was grown, it happened one day that he went out to his father to the reapers. 19 He said to his father, "My head! My head!" He said to his servant, "Carry him to his mother." 20 When he had taken him, and brought him to his mother, he sat on her knees until noon, and then died.


Cross References

Job 14:1-2

"Man, who is born of a woman, is of few days, and full of trouble.

Jeremiah 4:19

My anguish, my anguish! I am pained at my very heart; my heart is disquieted in me; I can't hold my peace; because you have heard, O my soul, the sound of the trumpet, the alarm of war.

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