Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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 I destroyed the Amorite before them, whose height was like the height of the cedars, and he was strong as an oak; yet I destroyed his fruit above and his roots beneath. 10 “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.
11 And I raised up of your sons for prophets and of your young men for Nazarites. Is it not even thus, O ye sons of Israel? said the LORD.


Cross References

Exodus 12:51

And it came to pass that same day that the LORD did bring the sons of Israel out of the land of Egypt by their hosts.

Deuteronomy 2:7

For the LORD thy God has blessed thee in all the works of thy hand; he knows thy walking through this great wilderness; these forty years the LORD thy God has been with thee; thou hast lacked nothing.

Amos 3:1

Hear this word that the LORD hath spoken against you, O sons of Israel, against the whole family which I brought up from the land of Egypt, saying,

Exodus 3:8

and I am come down to deliver them out of the hand of the Egyptians and to bring them up out of that land unto a good and broad land, unto a land flowing with milk and honey, unto the places of the Canaanite and the Hittite and the Amorite and the Perizzite and the Hivite and the Jebusite.

Exodus 20:2

I am the LORD thy God, who brought thee out of the land of Egypt out of the house of slavery.

Numbers 14:31-35

But your little ones, whom ye said should be a prey, I will bring them in, and they shall know the land which ye have despised.

Deuteronomy 1:20-21

Then I said unto you, Ye are come unto the mountain of the Amorite, which the LORD our God gives unto us.

Deuteronomy 1:39

Moreover your little ones, whom ye said should be a prey and your children who in that day had no knowledge between good and evil, they shall go in there, and unto them will I give it, and they shall inherit it.

Deuteronomy 8:2-4

And thou shalt remember all the way by which the LORD thy God led thee these forty years in the wilderness to afflict thee and to prove thee to know what was in thine heart, whether thou would keep his commandments, or not.

Nehemiah 9:8-12

and didst find his heart faithful before thee and didst make a covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanite, the Hittite, the Amorite, the Perizzite, the Jebusite, and the Girgashite, to give it, to his seed and hast performed thy word; for thou art righteous.

Nehemiah 9:21

Yea, forty years didst thou sustain them in the wilderness so that they lacked nothing; their clothes did not wax old, and their feet did not swell.

Psalm 95:10

Forty years long I was grieved with this generation and said, It is a people that err from the heart, who have not known my ways;

Psalm 105:42-43

For he remembered his holy word with Abraham his slave.

Psalm 136:10-11

To him that smote Egypt in their firstborn: for his mercy endures for ever:

Jeremiah 32:20-21

who hast set signs and wonders in the land of Egypt, even unto this day, and in Israel, and in the man, and hast made thee a name, as at this day;

Ezekiel 20:10

Therefore I took them out of the land of Egypt and brought them into the wilderness;

Amos 9:7

O sons of Israel, Are ye not as sons of the Ethiopians unto me, said the LORD? Have not I brought up Israel out of the land of Egypt? and the Palestinians from Caphtor, and the Syrians from Kir?

Micah 6:4

For I brought thee up out of the land of Egypt and ransomed thee out of the house of slaves; and I sent before thee Moses, Aaron, and Miriam.

Acts 7:42

Then God withdrew and gave them up to worship the host of the heaven; as it is written in the book of the prophets, O ye house of Israel, have ye offered to me slain beasts and sacrifices by the space of forty years in the wilderness?

Acts 13:18

And for the time of about forty years, he suffered their manners in the wilderness.

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