Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Now I know that the Lord is greater than all the gods, for in the thing in which they dealt proudly against them he has destroyed them."

New American Standard Bible

Now I know that the Lord is greater than all the gods; indeed, it was proven when they dealt proudly against the people.”

King James Version

Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods: for in the thing wherein they dealt proudly he was above them.

Holman Bible

Now I know that Yahweh is greater than all gods, because He did wonders when the Egyptians acted arrogantly against Israel.”

International Standard Version

Now I know that the LORD is greater than all other gods, because of what happened to the Egyptians when they acted arrogantly against Israel."

A Conservative Version

Now I know that LORD is greater than all gods, yea, in the thing wherein they dealt proudly against them.

American Standard Version

Now I know that Jehovah is greater than all gods; yea, in the thing wherein they dealt proudly against them.

Amplified

Now I know that the Lord is greater than all gods; indeed, it was proven when they acted insolently toward Israel [and the Lord showed Himself infinitely superior to all their gods].”

Bible in Basic English

Now I am certain that the Lord is greater than all gods, for he has overcome them in their pride.

Darby Translation

Now I know that Jehovah is greater than all gods; for in the thing in which they acted haughtily he was above them.

Julia Smith Translation

Now I knew that Jehovah is great above all gods; for in the word they acted proudly over them.

King James 2000

Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods: for in the thing in which they dealt proudly he was above them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now I know that Yahweh is greater than all the gods, {even in the matter where they the Egyptians dealt arrogantly against the Israelites}."

Modern King James verseion

Now I know that Jehovah is greater than all gods; for in the thing in which they were proved against them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods, for because that they dealt proudly with them."

New Heart English Bible

Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods because of the thing in which they dealt arrogantly against them."

The Emphasized Bible

Now, I know, that, greater, is Yahweh than all the gods, - Even in the thing wherein they were arrogant over them.

Webster

Now I know that the LORD is greater than all gods: for in the thing in which they dealt proudly, he was above them.

World English Bible

Now I know that Yahweh is greater than all gods because of the thing in which they dealt arrogantly against them."

Youngs Literal Translation

now I have known that Jehovah is greater than all the gods, for in the thing they have acted proudly -- He is above them!'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
that the Lord

Usage: 0

is greater
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

for in the thing
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

זיד זוּד 
Zuwd 
Usage: 10

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Context Readings

Jethro's Visit

10 Jethro said, "Blessed be the Lord who has delivered you from the hand of Egypt, and from the hand of Pharaoh, who has delivered the people from the Egyptians' control! 11 Now I know that the Lord is greater than all the gods, for in the thing in which they dealt proudly against them he has destroyed them." 12 Then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, brought a burnt offering and sacrifices for God, and Aaron and all the elders of Israel came to eat food with the father-in-law of Moses before God.


Cross References

2 Chronicles 2:5

I will build a great temple, for our God is greater than all gods.

Luke 1:51

He has demonstrated power with his arm; he has scattered those whose pride wells up from the sheer arrogance of their hearts.

Exodus 15:11

Who is like you, O Lord, among the gods? Who is like you? -- majestic in holiness, fearful in praises, working wonders?

Psalm 95:3

For the Lord is a great God, a great king who is superior to all gods.

Psalm 97:9

For you, O Lord, are the sovereign king over the whole earth; you are elevated high above all gods.

Psalm 135:5

Yes, I know the Lord is great, and our Lord is superior to all gods.

1 Chronicles 16:25

For the Lord is great and certainly worthy of praise, he is more awesome than all gods.

Nehemiah 9:10

You performed awesome signs against Pharaoh, against his servants, and against all the people of his land, for you knew that the Egyptians had acted presumptuously against them. You made for yourself a name that is celebrated to this day.

Psalm 119:21

You reprimand arrogant people. Those who stray from your commands are doomed.

Daniel 4:37

Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and exalt and glorify the King of heaven, for all his deeds are right and his ways are just. He is able to bring down those who live in pride.

Exodus 1:10

Come, let's deal wisely with them. Otherwise they will continue to multiply, and if a war breaks out, they will ally themselves with our enemies and fight against us and leave the country."

Exodus 1:16

"When you assist the Hebrew women in childbirth, observe at the delivery: If it is a son, kill him, but if it is a daughter, she may live."

Exodus 1:22

Then Pharaoh commanded all his people, "All sons that are born you must throw into the river, but all daughters you may let live."

Exodus 5:2

But Pharaoh said, "Who is the Lord that I should obey him by releasing Israel? I do not know the Lord, and I will not release Israel!"

Exodus 5:7

"You must no longer give straw to the people for making bricks as before. Let them go and collect straw for themselves.

Exodus 9:16-17

But for this purpose I have caused you to stand: to show you my strength, and so that my name may be declared in all the earth.

Exodus 10:3

So Moses and Aaron came to Pharaoh and told him, "Thus says the Lord, the God of the Hebrews: 'How long do you refuse to humble yourself before me? Release my people so that they may serve me!

Exodus 12:12

I will pass through the land of Egypt in the same night, and I will attack all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both of humans and of animals, and on all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgment. I am the Lord.

Exodus 14:8

But the Lord hardened the heart of Pharaoh king of Egypt, and he chased after the Israelites. Now the Israelites were going out defiantly.

Exodus 14:18

And the Egyptians will know that I am the Lord when I have gained my honor because of Pharaoh, his chariots, and his horsemen."

1 Samuel 2:3

Don't keep speaking so arrogantly, letting proud talk come out of your mouth! For the Lord is a God who knows; he evaluates what people do.

1 Kings 17:24

The woman said to Elijah, "Now I know that you are a prophet and that the Lord really does speak through you."

2 Kings 5:15

He and his entire entourage returned to the prophet. Naaman came and stood before him. He said, "For sure I know that there is no God in all the earth except in Israel! Now, please accept a gift from your servant."

Nehemiah 9:16

"But they -- our ancestors -- behaved presumptuously; they rebelled and did not obey your commandments.

Nehemiah 9:29

And you solemnly admonished them in order to return them to your law, but they behaved presumptuously and did not obey your commandments. They sinned against your ordinances -- those by which an individual, if he obeys them, will live. They boldly turned from you; they rebelled and did not obey.

Job 40:11-12

Scatter abroad the abundance of your anger. Look at every proud man and bring him low;

Psalm 31:23

Love the Lord, all you faithful followers of his! The Lord protects those who have integrity, but he pays back in full the one who acts arrogantly.

James 4:6

But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, "God opposes the proud, but he gives grace to the humble."

1 Peter 5:5

In the same way, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. And all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.

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