Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

The Lord will make the rain of your land powder and dust, sending it down on you from heaven till your destruction is complete.

New American Standard Bible

"The LORD will make the rain of your land powder and dust; from heaven it shall come down on you until you are destroyed.

King James Version

The LORD shall make the rain of thy land powder and dust: from heaven shall it come down upon thee, until thou be destroyed.

Holman Bible

The Lord will turn the rain of your land into falling dust; it will descend on you from the sky until you are destroyed.

International Standard Version

The LORD will change the rain on your land to powder and dust. It will come down from the sky until you are exterminated."

A Conservative Version

LORD will make the rain of thy land powder and dust. From the sky it shall come down upon thee, until thou be destroyed.

American Standard Version

Jehovah will make the rain of thy land powder and dust: from heaven shall it come down upon thee, until thou be destroyed.

Amplified

The Lord shall make the rain of your land powdered soil and dust; from the heavens it shall come down upon you until you are destroyed.

Darby Translation

Jehovah will give as the rain of thy land powder and dust; from the heavens shall it come down upon thee until thou be destroyed.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The LORD shall make the rain of thy land dust and ashes; from the heavens it shall come down upon thee, until thou art destroyed.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah will give the rain of thy land dust and clay: from the heavens shall it come down upon thee, till he destroyed thee.

King James 2000

The LORD shall make the rain of your land powder and dust: from heaven shall it come down upon you, until you be destroyed.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh will change the rain of your land [to] fine dust and [to] sand; from the heaven it shall come down upon you {until you are destroyed}.

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah shall make the rain of your land powder and dust. It shall come down from the heavens on you until you are destroyed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the LORD shall turn the rain of the land unto powder and dust: even from heaven they shall come down upon thee, until thou be brought to nought.

NET Bible

The Lord will make the rain of your land powder and dust; it will come down on you from the sky until you are destroyed.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD will make the rain of your land powder and dust: from the sky shall it come down on you, until you are destroyed.

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh will cause the rain of thy land to he powder and dust, - out of the heavens, shall it come down upon thee, until thou he destroyed.

Webster

The LORD shall make the rain of thy land powder and dust: from heaven shall it come down upon thee, until thou art destroyed.

World English Bible

Yahweh will make the rain of your land powder and dust: from the sky shall it come down on you, until you are destroyed.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jehovah giveth the rain of thy land -- dust and ashes; from the heavens it cometh down on thee till thou art destroyed.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

the rain
מטר 
Matar 
Usage: 38

of thy land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

H80
אבק 
'abaq 
Usage: 6

and dust
עפר 
`aphar 
Usage: 110

שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Blessings And Curses

23 And the heaven over your heads will be brass, and the earth under you hard as iron. 24 The Lord will make the rain of your land powder and dust, sending it down on you from heaven till your destruction is complete. 25 The Lord will let you be overcome by your haters: you will go out against them one way, and you will go in flight before them seven ways: you will be the cause of fear among all the kingdoms of the earth.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 28:12

Opening his store-house in heaven, the Lord will send rain on your land at the right time, blessing all the work of your hands: other nations will make use of your wealth, and you will have no need of theirs.

Genesis 19:24

Then the Lord sent fire and flaming smoke raining down from heaven on Sodom and Gomorrah.

Job 18:15-21

In his tent will be seen that which is not his, burning stone is dropped on his house.

Isaiah 5:24

For this cause, as the waste of the grain is burned up by tongues of fire, and as the dry grass goes down before the flame, so their root will be like the dry stems of grain, and their flower will go up in dust: because they have gone against the law of the Lord of armies, and have given no honour to the word of the Holy One of Israel.

Amos 4:11

And I have sent destruction among you, as when God sent destruction on Sodom and Gomorrah, and you were like a burning stick pulled out of the fire: and still you have not come back to me, says the Lord.

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