Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

So the woman got up and did as the man of God said; and she and the people of her house were living in the land of the Philistines for seven years.

New American Standard Bible

So the woman arose and did according to the word of the man of God, and she went with her household and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

King James Version

And the woman arose, and did after the saying of the man of God: and she went with her household, and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

Holman Bible

So the woman got ready and did what the man of God said. She and her household lived as foreigners in the land of the Philistines for seven years.

International Standard Version

So the woman followed the instructions given to her by the man of God, and she went to the territory of the Philistines to live for seven years with her household.

A Conservative Version

And the woman arose, and did according to the word of the man of God. And she went with her household, and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

American Standard Version

And the woman arose, and did according to the word of the man of God; and she went with her household, and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

Amplified

So the woman set out and did everything in accordance with the word of the man of God. She and her household went and stayed temporarily as foreigners in the land of the Philistines for seven years.

Darby Translation

And the woman rose up, and did according to the saying of the man of God, and went, she and her household, and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

Julia Smith Translation

And the woman will rise and will do according to the word of the man of God: and will go, she and her house, and she will sojourn in the land of the rovers seven years.

King James 2000

And the woman arose, and did after the saying of the man of God: and she went with her household, and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So the woman got up and did according to the word of the man of God. She and her household went and dwelt as an alien in the land of [the] Philistines for seven years.

Modern King James verseion

And the woman arose and did according to the word of the man of God. And she went with her household, and lived in the land of the Philistines seven years.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the woman arose and did after the saying of the man of God, and went both she and her household and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

NET Bible

So the woman did as the prophet said. She and her family went and lived in the land of the Philistines for seven years.

New Heart English Bible

The woman arose, and did according to the word of the man of God. She went with her household, and lived in the land of the Philistines seven years.

The Emphasized Bible

So the woman arose, and did according to the word of the man of God, - and took her journey, she and her household, and she sojourned in the land of the Philistines, seven years.

Webster

And the woman arose, and did according to the saying of the man of God: and she went with her household, and sojourned in the land of the Philistines seven years.

World English Bible

The woman arose, and did according to the word of the man of God. She went with her household, and lived in the land of the Philistines seven years.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the woman riseth, and doth according to the word of the man of God, and goeth, she and her household, and sojourneth in the land of the Philistines seven years.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

of the man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

of God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

and she went
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

with her household
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

of the Philistines
פּלשׁתּי 
P@lishtiy 
Usage: 288

שׁבעה שׁבע 
Sheba` 
Usage: 395

References

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Context Readings

Joram Restores The Shunammite's Land

1 Now Elisha had said to the woman whose son he had given back to life, Go now, with all the people of your house, and get a living-place for yourselves wherever you are able; for by the word of the Lord, there will be great need of food in the land; and this will go on for seven years. 2 So the woman got up and did as the man of God said; and she and the people of her house were living in the land of the Philistines for seven years. 3 And when the seven years were ended, the woman came back from the land of the Philistines and went to the king with a request for her house and her land.


Cross References

Judges 3:3

The five chiefs of the Philistines, and all the Canaanites and the Zidonians and the Hivites living in Mount Lebanon, from the mountain Baal-hermon as far as Hamath:

1 Samuel 27:1-3

And David said to himself, Some day death will come to me by the hand of Saul: the only thing for me to do is to get away into the land of the Philistines; then Saul will give up hope of taking me in any part of the land of Israel: and so I may be able to get away from him.

1 Timothy 5:8

If anyone has no care for his family and those in his house, he is false to the faith, and is worse than one who has no faith.

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