Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And he was king in Jeshurun when the heads of the people were gathered, all the tribes of Israel together.

New American Standard Bible

And He was king in Jeshurun,
When the heads of the people were gathered,
The tribes of Israel together.

King James Version

And he was king in Jeshurun, when the heads of the people and the tribes of Israel were gathered together.

Holman Bible

So He became King in Jeshurun
when the leaders of the people gathered
with the tribes of Israel.

International Standard Version

The LORD was king of Jeshurun when the leaders of the people all the tribes of Israel gathered together."

American Standard Version

And he was king in Jeshurun, When the heads of the people were gathered, All the tribes of Israel together.

Amplified


“The Lord was King in Jeshurun (Israel),
When the heads of the people were gathered,
The tribes of Israel together.

Bible in Basic English

And there was a king in Jeshurun, when the heads of the people and the tribes of Israel came together.

Darby Translation

And he was king in Jeshurun, When the heads of the people And the tribes of Israel were gathered together.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will be king in Jeshurun, in the gathering the heads of the people, he united together the tribes of Israel.

King James 2000

And he was king in Jeshurun, when the heads of the people and the tribes of Israel were gathered together.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [then] a king arose in Jeshurun, at the gathering of the leaders of [the] people, {united were the tribes of Israel}.

Modern King James verseion

And he was king in Jeshurun, when the heads of the people and the tribes of Israel were gathered.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he was in the fullness of the king, and held the rulers of the people together, with the tribes of Israel.

NET Bible

The Lord was king over Jeshurun, when the leaders of the people assembled, the tribes of Israel together.

New Heart English Bible

He was king in Jeshurun, When the heads of the people were gathered, All the tribes of Israel together.

The Emphasized Bible

Thus became he in, Jeshurun, a king, - When the heads of the people gathered them-selves together, As one man, the tribes of Israel. Reuben -

Webster

And he was king in Jeshurun, when the heads of the people and the tribes of Israel were assembled.

World English Bible

He was king in Jeshurun, When the heads of the people were gathered, All the tribes of Israel together.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he is in Jeshurun king, In the heads of the people gathering together, The tribes of Israel!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And he was king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

ישׁרוּן 
Y@shuruwn 
Usage: 4

when the heads
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

of the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

and the tribes
שׁבט 
Shebet 
Usage: 190

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

A Historical Review

4 Moses commanded for us a law, an inheritance for the assembly of Jacob. 5 And he was king in Jeshurun when the heads of the people were gathered, all the tribes of Israel together. 6 Let Reuben live, and not die, nor let his men be few.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:15

But Jeshurun grew fat, and kicked. Thou have grown fat. Thou have grown thick. Thou have become sleek. Then he forsook God who made him, and lightly esteemed the Rock of his salvation.

Genesis 36:31

And these are the kings that reigned in the land of Edom, before any king reigned over the sons of Israel.

Exodus 18:16

When they have a matter, they come to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor. And I make them know the statutes of God, and his laws.

Exodus 18:19

Hearken now to my voice. I will give thee counsel, and God be with thee. Be thou for the people toward God, and bring thou the cases to God.

Numbers 16:13-15

Is it a small thing that thou have brought us up out of a land flowing with milk and honey, to kill us in the wilderness, but thou must make thyself also a ruler over us?

Numbers 23:21

He has not beheld iniquity in Jacob, neither has he seen perverseness in Israel. LORD his God is with him, and the shout of a king is among them.

Judges 8:22

Then the men of Israel said to Gideon, Rule thou over us, both thou, and thy son, and thy son's son also, for thou have saved us out of the hand of Midian.

Judges 9:2

Speak, I pray you, in the ears of all the men of Shechem, Which is better for you, that all the sons of Jerubbaal, who are seventy men, rule over you, or that one rule over you? remember also that I am your bone and your flesh.

Judges 17:6

In those days there was no king in Israel. Every man did that which was right in his own eyes.

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