Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The man of God sent word to the king of Israel saying, “Beware that you do not pass this place, for the Arameans are coming down there.”

King James Version

And the man of God sent unto the king of Israel, saying, Beware that thou pass not such a place; for thither the Syrians are come down.

Holman Bible

But the man of God sent word to the king of Israel: “Be careful passing by this place, for the Arameans are going down there.”

International Standard Version

So the man of God sent a message to the king of Israel, warning him, "Keep an eye on that area, because the Arameans are going to be there!"

A Conservative Version

And the man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, Beware that thou not pass such a place, for the Syrians are coming down there.

American Standard Version

And the man of God sent unto the king of Israel, saying, Beware that thou pass not such a place; for thither the Syrians are coming down.

Amplified

The man of God sent word to the king of Israel saying, “Be careful not to pass by this place, because the Arameans are pulling back to there.”

Bible in Basic English

And the man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, Take care to keep away from that place, for the Aramaeans are waiting there in secret.

Darby Translation

And the man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, Beware that thou pass not such a place, for thither the Syrians are come down.

Julia Smith Translation

And the man of God will send to the king of Israel, saying, Watch from passing through this place, for there Aram encamps.

King James 2000

And the man of God sent unto the king of Israel, saying, Beware that you pass not this place; for there the Syrians have come down.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, "Take care while crossing over to this place, because [the] Arameans [are] descending there."

Modern King James verseion

And the man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, Beware that you do not pass such a place, for the Syrians have come down there.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the man of God sent unto the king of Israel, saying, "Beware thou go not by such a place, for there are the Syrians gone down."

NET Bible

But the prophet sent this message to the king of Israel, "Make sure you don't pass through this place because Syria is invading there."

New Heart English Bible

The man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, "Beware that you not pass such a place; for the Syrians are coming down there."

The Emphasized Bible

The man of God, therefore, sent unto the king of Israel, saying - Beware of passing by this place, - for, thither, are the Syrians coming down.

Webster

And the man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, Beware that thou pass not such a place; for thither the Syrians have come down.

World English Bible

The man of God sent to the king of Israel, saying, "Beware that you not pass such a place; for the Syrians are coming down there."

Youngs Literal Translation

And the man of God sendeth unto the king of Israel, saying, 'Take heed of passing by this place, for thither are the Aramaeans coming down;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

of God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

unto the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

that thou pass
עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

not such
זה 
Zeh 
Usage: 1161

a place
מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

ארם 
'Aram 
Usage: 132

References

American

Fausets

Smith

Context Readings

Arameans Plot To Take Elisha

8 Then the king of Syria warred against Israel and took counsel with his slaves, saying, In such and such a place shall be my camp. 9 The man of God sent word to the king of Israel saying, “Beware that you do not pass this place, for the Arameans are coming down there.” 10 Then the king of Israel sent to the place, which the man of God told him and warned him of and kept himself from there, not once nor twice.


Cross References

1 Kings 20:13

And, behold, there came a prophet unto Ahab, king of Israel, saying, Thus hath the LORD said, Hast thou seen all this great multitude? Behold, I will deliver it into thy hand today, that thou shalt know that I am the LORD.

1 Kings 20:28

Then the man of God came and spoke unto the king of Israel and said, Thus hath the LORD said, Because the Syrians have said, The LORD is God of the mountains, but he is not God of the valleys, therefore, I will deliver all this great multitude into thy hand that ye may know that I am the LORD.

2 Kings 3:17-19

For thus hath the LORD said, Ye shall not see wind, neither shall ye see rain; yet this valley shall be filled with water, that ye may drink, both ye and your livestock and your beasts.

2 Kings 4:27

And when she came to the man of God in the mountain, she caught him by the feet. And Gehazi came near to thrust her away; but the man of God said, Let her alone, for her soul is bitter within her; and the LORD has hid it from me and has not revealed it to me.

2 Kings 6:12

Then one of his slaves said, None, my lord, O king, but Elisha, the prophet that is in Israel, tells the king of Israel the words that thou speakest in thy bedchamber.

Amos 3:7

Because the Lord GOD will do nothing unless he reveals his secret to his slaves the prophets.

Revelation 1:1

The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to show unto his slaves things which are convenient to do quickly, and he sent and signified it by his angel unto his slave John,

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