Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The Egyptians compelled the sons of Israel to labor rigorously;

King James Version

And the Egyptians made the children of Israel to serve with rigour:

Holman Bible

They worked the Israelites ruthlessly

International Standard Version

The Egyptians ruthlessly forced the Israelis to serve them,

A Conservative Version

And the Egyptians made the sons of Israel to serve with rigor.

American Standard Version

And the Egyptians made the children of Israel to serve with rigor:

Amplified

And the Egyptians reduced the Israelites to severe slavery.

Bible in Basic English

And they gave the children of Israel even harder work to do:

Darby Translation

And the Egyptians made the children of Israel serve with harshness;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the Egyptians made the sons of Israel serve with rigor,

Julia Smith Translation

And the Egyptians will make the sons of Israel serve by oppression.

King James 2000

And the Egyptians made the children of Israel to serve with rigor:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the Egyptians ruthlessly compelled the {Israelites} to work.

Modern King James verseion

And the Egyptians made the sons of Israel serve with harshness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the Egyptians held the children of Israel in bondage without mercy,

NET Bible

and they made the Israelites serve rigorously.

New Heart English Bible

The Egyptians ruthlessly made the children of Israel serve,

The Emphasized Bible

And the Egyptians rigorously made the sons of Israel serve;

Webster

And the Egyptians made the children of Israel to serve with rigor.

World English Bible

The Egyptians ruthlessly made the children of Israel serve,

Youngs Literal Translation

and the Egyptians cause the sons of Israel to serve with rigour,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

עבד 
`abad 
Usage: 288

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

to serve
עבד 
`abad 
Usage: 288

References

Context Readings

Israel And Oppression In Egypt

12 But the more they afflicted them, the more they multiplied and the more they spread out, so that they were in dread of the sons of Israel. 13 The Egyptians compelled the sons of Israel to labor rigorously; 14 and they made their lives bitter with hard labor in mortar and bricks and at all kinds of labor in the field, all their labors which they rigorously imposed on them.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:20

"But the LORD has taken you and brought you out of the iron furnace, from Egypt, to be a people for His own possession, as today.

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