Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Thou wilt be quite exhausted, both thou and this people that is with thee; for the thing is too heavy for thee: thou canst not perform it alone.

New American Standard Bible

You will surely wear out, both yourself and these people who are with you, for the task is too heavy for you; you cannot do it alone.

King James Version

Thou wilt surely wear away, both thou, and this people that is with thee: for this thing is too heavy for thee; thou art not able to perform it thyself alone.

Holman Bible

“You will certainly wear out both yourself and these people who are with you, because the task is too heavy for you. You can’t do it alone.

International Standard Version

You will certainly wear yourself out, both you and these people who are with you, because the task is too heavy for you. You cannot do it by yourself.

A Conservative Version

Thou will surely wear away, both thou, and this people that is with thee, for the thing is too heavy for thee. Thou are not able to perform it thyself alone.

American Standard Version

Thou wilt surely wear away, both thou, and this people that is with thee: for the thing is too heavy for thee; thou art not able to perform it thyself alone.

Amplified

You will certainly wear out both yourself and these people who are with you, because the task is too heavy for you [to bear]; you cannot do it alone.

Bible in Basic English

Your strength and that of the people will be completely used up: this work is more than you are able to do by yourself.

Julia Smith Translation

Fading, thou wilt fade away, also thou, also this people that is with thee: for this word is heavy for thee; thou wilt not be able to do it thyself alone.

King James 2000

You will surely wear away, both you, and this people that is with you: for this thing is too heavy for you; you are not able to perform it yourself alone.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Surely you will wear out, both you and this people who [are] with you, because the thing [is too] {difficult} for you. You are not able to do it alone.

Modern King James verseion

You will surely wear away, both you and this people that is with you. For this thing is too heavy for you; you are not able to perform it alone.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou doest unwisely and also this people that is with thee: because the thing is too grievous for thee, and thou art not able to do it thyself alone.

NET Bible

You will surely wear out, both you and these people who are with you, for this is too heavy a burden for you; you are not able to do it by yourself.

New Heart English Bible

You will surely wear away, both you, and this people that is with you; for the thing is too heavy for you. You are not able to perform it yourself alone.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou wilt get quite worn out, both thou and this people that is with thee, - for the thing is too heavy for thee, thou canst not do it, alone.

Webster

Thou wilt surely wear away, both thou, and this people that is with thee: for this thing is too heavy for thee; thou art not able to perform it thyself alone.

World English Bible

You will surely wear away, both you, and this people that is with you; for the thing is too heavy for you. You are not able to perform it yourself alone.

Youngs Literal Translation

thou dost surely wear away, both thou, and this people which is with thee, for the thing is too heavy for thee, thou art not able to do it by thyself.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
both thou, and this people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

that is with thee for this thing
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

is too heavy
כּבד 
Kabed 
Usage: 40

for thee thou art not able
יכול יכל 
Yakol 
Usage: 194

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Jethro's Visit

17 And Moses' father-in-law said to him, The thing that thou art doing is not good. 18 Thou wilt be quite exhausted, both thou and this people that is with thee; for the thing is too heavy for thee: thou canst not perform it alone. 19 Hearken now to my voice: I will give thee counsel, and God shall be with thee. Be thou for the people with God, and bring the matters before God;



Cross References

Numbers 11:14-17

I am not able to bear all this people alone, for it is too heavy for me.

Deuteronomy 1:9-12

And I spoke unto you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone.

Acts 6:1-4

But in those days, the disciples multiplying in number, there arose a murmuring of the Hellenists against the Hebrews because their widows were overlooked in the daily ministration.

2 Corinthians 12:15

Now I shall most gladly spend and be utterly spent for your souls, if even in abundantly loving you I should be less loved.

Philippians 2:30

because for the sake of the work he drew near even to death, venturing his life that he might fill up what lacked in your ministration toward me.

1 Thessalonians 2:8-9

Thus, yearning over you, we had found our delight in having imparted to you not only the glad tidings of God, but our own lives also, because ye had become beloved of us.

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