Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

And he said - Go, and see where he is, that I may send and take him. And it was told him, saying - Lo! in Dothan.

New American Standard Bible

So he said, “Go and see where he is, that I may send and take him.” And it was told him, saying, “Behold, he is in Dothan.”

King James Version

And he said, Go and spy where he is, that I may send and fetch him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.

Holman Bible

So the king said, “Go and see where he is, so I can send men to capture him.”

When he was told, “Elisha is in Dothan,”

International Standard Version

So the king ordered, "Go and discover where he is, so I may send men to take him into custody." Later somebody told him, "Look! He's in Dothan!"

A Conservative Version

And he said, Go and see where he is that I may send and fetch him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.

American Standard Version

And he said, Go and see where he is, that I may send and fetch him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.

Amplified

So he said, “Go and see where he is, so that I may send [men] and seize him.” And he was told, “He is in Dothan.”

Bible in Basic English

Then he said, Go and see where he is, so that I may send and get him. And news came to him that he was in Dothan.

Darby Translation

And he said, Go and see where he is, and I will send and fetch him. And it was told him saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say, Go, and see where he is, and I will send and take him. And it will be announced to him, saying, Behold, in Dothan.

King James 2000

And he said, Go and spy where he is, that I may send and bring him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he said, "Go and see where he [is] so that I can send and capture him." Then he was told to him, "Look, [he is] in Dothan."

Modern King James verseion

And he said, Go and spy where he is, so that I may send and bring him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then he said, "Go and spy where he is that I may send and fetch him." And one told the king, saying, "See, he is in Dothan."

NET Bible

The king ordered, "Go, find out where he is, so I can send some men to capture him." The king was told, "He is in Dothan."

New Heart English Bible

He said, "Go and see where he is, that I may send and get him." It was told him, saying, "Behold, he is in Dothan."

Webster

And he said, Go, and spy where he is, that I may send and bring him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.

World English Bible

He said, "Go and see where he is, that I may send and get him." It was told him, saying, "Behold, he is in Dothan."

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith, 'Go ye and see where he is, and I send and take him;' and it is declared to him, saying, 'Lo -- in Dothan.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Go
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

and spy
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

איכה 
'eykoh 
Usage: 1

he is, that I may send
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

and fetch
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

him. And it was told
נגד 
Nagad 
Usage: 370

References

Context Readings

Arameans Plot To Take Elisha

12 Then said one of his servants, None, my lord O king, - but, Elisha, the prophet, who is in Israel, telleth the king of Israel the words which thou speakest in thy bed-chamber. 13 And he said - Go, and see where he is, that I may send and take him. And it was told him, saying - Lo! in Dothan. 14 Therefore sent he thither - horses and chariots, and a strong force, - and they came in by night, and encompassed the city.


Cross References

Genesis 37:17

And the man said, They have broken up from hence, for I heard them saying Let us go our way towards Dothan. So Joseph went after his brethren, and found them, in Dothan.

1 Samuel 23:22-23

Go, I pray you, make ready yet further, and get to know and see his place, where may be his track, who hath seen him there, - for it hath been said unto me, Cunning indeed, is, he!

Psalm 10:8-10

He abideth in the lurking-place of villages, In the hiding-places, he murdereth the innocent, - His eyes, for the unfortunate, are on the watch:

Psalm 37:12-14

Plotting is the lawless one, against the just, and gnashing upon him with his teeth.

Psalm 37:32-33

The lawless man, lieth in wait, for the just, and seeketh to put him to death:

Jeremiah 36:26

Then did the king command Jerahmeel son of the king, and Seraiah son of Azriel, and Shelemiah son of Abdeel, to fetch Baruch the scribe, and Jeremiah the prophet, - but Yahweh had hid them.

Matthew 2:4-8

and, assembling all the high-priests and scribes of the people, he was enquiring of them - Where is, the Christ, to be born?

John 11:47-53

The High-priests and Pharisees, therefore, brought together a high-council, and were saying - What are we to do, in that, this man, doeth, many signs?

Acts 23:12-27

And, when it became day, the Jews, forming a conspiracy, bound themselves under a curse, saying, that they would neither eat nor drink till they had slain Paul.

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