Parallel Verses

Amplified

[The Lord] was King in Jeshurun (Israel) 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."

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

And he was king in Jeshurun, When the heads of the people were gathered, All 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

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Context Readings

A Historical Review

4 When Moses commanded us a law, as a possession for the assembly of Jacob. 5 [The Lord] was King in Jeshurun (Israel) when the heads of the people were gathered, all the tribes of Israel together. 6 Let [the tribe of] Reuben live and not die out, but let his men be few.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:15

But Jeshurun (Israel) grew fat and kicked. You became fat, you grew thick, you were gorged and sleek! Then he forsook God Who made him and forsook and despised the Rock of his salvation.

Genesis 36:31

And these are the kings who reigned in Edom before any king reigned over the Israelites:

Exodus 18:16

When they have a dispute 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

Listen now to [me]; I will counsel you, and God will be with you. You shall represent the people before God, bringing their cases and causes to Him,

Numbers 16:13-15

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

Numbers 23:21

[God] has not beheld iniquity in Jacob [for he is forgiven], neither has He seen mischief or perverseness in Israel [for the same reason]. The Lord their God is with Israel, and the shout of praise to their King is among the people.

Judges 8:22

Then the men of Israel said to Gideon, Rule over us -- "you and your son and your son's son also -- "for you have delivered us from the hand of Midian.

Judges 9:2

Say, I pray you, in the hearing of all the men of Shechem, Which is better for you: that all seventy of the sons of Jerubbaal reign over you, or that one man 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 what was right in his own eyes.

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