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Amplified


“Also it was I who brought you up out of the land of Egypt,
And I led you forty years through the wilderness
That you might possess the land of the Amorite.

New American Standard Bible

“It was I who brought you up from the land of Egypt,
And I led you in the wilderness forty years
That you might take possession of the land of the Amorite.

King James Version

Also I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and led you forty years through the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

Holman Bible

And I brought you from the land of Egypt
and led you 40 years in the wilderness
in order to possess the land of the Amorite.

International Standard Version

Furthermore, I brought you up from the land of Egypt, leading you in the wilderness for 40 years, to take possession of the land of the Amorites.

A Conservative Version

Also I brought you up out of the land of Egypt, and led you forty years in the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

American Standard Version

Also I brought you up out of the land of Egypt, and led you forty years in the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

Bible in Basic English

And I took you up out of the land of Egypt, guiding you for forty years in the waste land, so that you might take for your heritage the land of the Amorite.

Darby Translation

And I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and led you forty years in the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

Julia Smith Translation

And I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and I will cause you to come into the desert forty years to possess the land of the Amorite.

King James 2000

Also I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and led you forty years through the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and I led you in the wilderness forty years to take possession of the land of the Amorite.

Modern King James verseion

Also I brought you up from the land of Egypt and led you forty years through the wilderness to possess the land of the Amorite.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Again: I brought you out of the land of Egypt, and led you forty years through the wilderness, that ye might have the Amorites' land in possession.

NET Bible

I brought you up from the land of Egypt; I led you through the wilderness for forty years so you could take the Amorites' land as your own.

New Heart English Bible

Also I brought you up out of the land of Egypt, and led you forty years in the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

The Emphasized Bible

And it was, I, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt, - and led you in the desert, forty years, to take possession of the land of the Amorites;

Webster

Also I brought you from the land of Egypt, and led you forty years through the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

World English Bible

Also I brought you up out of the land of Egypt, and led you forty years in the wilderness, to possess the land of the Amorite.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I -- I have brought you up from the land of Egypt, And cause you to go in a wilderness forty years, To possess the land of the Amorite.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

from the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

of Egypt
מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

and led
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

ארבּעים 
'arba`iym 
Usage: 136

שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
year, not translated, yearly, yearly + , year , live , old ,
Usage: 811

מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

to possess
ירשׁ ירשׁ 
Yarash 
Usage: 231

the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

Context Readings

Judgment On Israel

9
“Yet it was I [not the false gods] who destroyed the Amorite before them,
Though his height was like the height of the cedars,
And he was as strong as the oaks;
I even destroyed his fruit above and his root below.
10 
“Also it was I who brought you up out of the land of Egypt,
And I led you forty years through the wilderness
That you might possess the land of the Amorite.
11
“Then I raised up some of your sons to be prophets [who gave you My revelation],
And some of your young men to be Nazirites (dedicated ones).
Is this not true, O you children of Israel?” says the Lord.


Cross References

Exodus 12:51

And on that very same day the Lord brought the Israelites out of the land of Egypt by their hosts (tribal armies).

Deuteronomy 2:7

For the Lord your God has blessed you in all that you have done; He has known about your wanderings through this great wilderness. These forty years the Lord your God has been with you; you have lacked nothing.”’

Amos 3:1

Hear this word that the Lord has spoken against you, O children of Israel, against the whole family which I brought up from the land of Egypt:

Exodus 3:8

So I have come down to rescue them from the hand (power) of the Egyptians, and to bring them up from that land to a land [that is] good and spacious, to a land flowing with milk and honey [a land of plenty]—to the place of the Canaanite, the Hittite, the Amorite, the Perizzite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite.

Exodus 20:2

“I am the Lord your God, who has brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery.

Numbers 14:31-35

But your children whom you said would become plunder, I will bring in, and they will know the land which you have despised and rejected.

Deuteronomy 1:20-21

And I said to you, ‘You have come to the hill country of the Amorites which the Lord our God is about to give us.

Deuteronomy 1:39

Moreover, your little ones whom you said would become prey, and your sons, who today have no knowledge of good or evil, shall enter Canaan, and I will give it to them and they shall possess it.

Deuteronomy 8:2-4

And you shall remember [always] all the ways which the Lord your God has led you these forty years in the wilderness, so that He might humble you and test you, to know what was in your heart (mind), whether you would keep His commandments or not.

Nehemiah 9:8-12


“You found his heart to be faithful before You,
And You made a covenant with him
To give him the land of the Canaanite,
Of the Hittite, of the Amorite,
Of the Perizzite, the Jebusite, and the Girgashite—
To give it to his descendants.
And You have fulfilled Your promise,
For You are righteous and just.

Nehemiah 9:21


“Indeed, for forty years You sustained them in the wilderness; they lacked nothing,
Their clothes did not wear out, and their feet did not swell.

Psalm 95:10


“For forty years I was grieved and disgusted with that generation,
And I said, ‘They are a people who err in their heart,
And they do not acknowledge or regard My ways.’

Psalm 105:42-43


For He remembered His holy word
To Abraham His servant;

Psalm 136:10-11


To Him who struck the firstborn of Egypt,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

Jeremiah 32:20-21

who set signs and wonders in the land of Egypt, and even to this day [continues to do so] both in Israel and among mankind; and You have made a name for Yourself, as at this day.

Ezekiel 20:10

So I made them leave the land of Egypt and brought them into the wilderness.

Amos 9:7


“Are you [degenerate ones] not as the [despised] sons of Ethiopia to Me,
O sons of Israel?” says the Lord.
“Have I not brought up Israel from the land of Egypt,
And the Philistines from Caphtor and the Arameans (Syrians) from Kir?

Micah 6:4


“For I brought you up from the land of Egypt
And ransomed you from the house of slavery,
And I sent before you Moses [to lead you], Aaron [the high priest], and Miriam [the prophetess].

Acts 7:42

But God turned away [from them] and handed them over to serve the host of heaven. As it is written and forever remains written in the book of the prophets, ‘It was not [really] to Me that you offered victims and sacrifices for forty years in the wilderness, was it, O house of Israel?

Acts 13:18

For a period of about forty years He put up with their behavior in the wilderness.

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