Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

But because you have {utterly scorned} Yahweh in this matter, the son born for you {will certainly die}."

New American Standard Bible

"However, because by this deed you have given occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to you shall surely die."

King James Version

Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.

Holman Bible

However, because you treated the Lord with such contempt in this matter, the son born to you will die.”

International Standard Version

Nathan responded to David, "There's one other thing: the LORD has forgiven your sin. You won't die. Nevertheless, because you have despised the LORD's enemies with utter contempt, the son born to you will most certainly die."

A Conservative Version

However, because by this deed thou have given great occasion to the enemies of LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to thee shall surely die.

American Standard Version

Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of Jehovah to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.

Amplified

Nevertheless, because by this deed you have utterly scorned the Lord and given great occasion to the enemies of the Lord to blaspheme, the child that is born to you shall surely die.

Bible in Basic English

But still, because you have had no respect for the Lord, death will certainly overtake the child who has newly come to birth.

Darby Translation

Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of Jehovah to blaspheme, even the child that is born to thee shall certainly die.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

However, because by this deed, thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme; the son that is born unto thee shall surely die.

Julia Smith Translation

Only that despising, thou didst cause the enemies of Jehovah to despise by this thing, also the son born to thee, dying, shall die.

King James 2000

However, because by this deed you have given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born unto you shall surely die.

Modern King James verseion

Only, because by this deed you have given great occasion to the enemies of Jehovah to blaspheme, this child born to you shall surely die.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Howbeit, because in doing this deed thou hast given the enemies of the LORD a cause to rail, the child that is born thee shall die surely."

NET Bible

Nonetheless, because you have treated the Lord with such contempt in this matter, the son who has been born to you will certainly die."

New Heart English Bible

However, because by this deed you have given great occasion to the LORD's enemies to blaspheme, the child also who is born to you shall surely die."

The Emphasized Bible

Nevertheless, because thou hast greatly blasphemed Yahweh, by this thing, the very son that is born to thee, shall, die.

Webster

But, because by this deed thou hast given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to thee shall surely die.

World English Bible

However, because by this deed you have given great occasion to Yahweh's enemies to blaspheme, the child also who is born to you shall surely die."

Youngs Literal Translation

only, because thou hast caused the enemies of Jehovah greatly to despise by this thing, also the son who is born to thee doth surely die.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אפס 
'ephec 
ends, no, none, not, nothing, without, else, beside, but, cause, howbeit, .
Usage: 43

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

thou hast given
נאץ 
Na'ats 
Usage: 25

to the enemies
אויב איב 
'oyeb 
Usage: 272

of the Lord

Usage: 0

ילּוד 
Yillowd 
Usage: 5

מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

References

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Context Readings

David Repents, But The Child Dies

13 Then David said to Nathan, "I have sinned against Yahweh!" Nathan said to David, "Yahweh has also forgiven your sin; you shall not die. 14 But because you have {utterly scorned} Yahweh in this matter, the son born for you {will certainly die}." 15 Then Nathan went to his house, and Yahweh struck the child that the wife of Uriah bore for David, and he became ill.


Cross References

Isaiah 52:5

And now what do I have here?"{declares} Yahweh, "for my people is taken without cause. Its rulers howl," {declares} Yahweh--"and my name [is] reviled continually, all day.

Romans 2:24

For just as it is written, "The name of God is blasphemed among the Gentiles because of you."

Nehemiah 5:9

So I said, "The thing that you are doing is not good. Should you not walk in the fear of our God [to prevent] the disgrace from the nations, our enemies?

Psalm 74:10

How long, O God, will [the] adversary taunt? Will [the] enemy treat your name with contempt forever?

Psalm 89:31-33

if they defile my statutes and do not keep my commandments,

Psalm 94:12

Blessed [is] the man, O Yah, whom you instruct and teach from your law,

Proverbs 3:11-12

Do not despise the discipline of Yahweh, my child. Do not be weary of his reproof

Ezekiel 36:20-23

And they came into the nations {to which they went}, and they profaned {my holy name} when they said to them, 'These [are] the people of Yahweh, and from his land they went out.'

Amos 3:2

"You only have I {chosen} of all the clans of the earth. Therefore I will punish you for all your iniquities.

Matthew 18:7

Woe to the world because of causes for stumbling, for [it is] a necessity [that] causes for stumbling come; nevertheless, woe to the person through whom the cause for stumbling comes.

1 Corinthians 11:32

But [if we] are judged by the Lord, we are being disciplined, in order that we will not be condemned with the world.

Hebrews 12:6

For the Lord disciplines the one whom he loves, and punishes every son whom he accepts."

Revelation 3:19

As many as I love, I reprove and discipline. Be zealous, therefore, and repent!

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