Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 Moses' father-in-law told him, "What you are doing is not good. 18 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. 19 Now listen to me. I'll advise you, and may God be with you. You are to represent the people before God and bring the disputes to God.



Cross References

Numbers 11:14-17

I cannot carry this whole nation! The burden is too heavy for me!

Deuteronomy 1:9-12

"I also told you at that time that I won't be able to sustain you on my own.

Acts 6:1-4

In those days, as the number of the disciples was growing larger and larger, a complaint was made by the Hellenistic Jews against the Hebraic Jews that their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution of food.

2 Corinthians 12:15

I will be very glad to spend my money and myself for you. Do you love me less because I love you so much?

Philippians 2:30

because he came close to death for the work of the Messiah by risking his life to complete what remained unfinished in your service to me.

1 Thessalonians 2:8-9

We cared so deeply for you that we were determined to share with you not only the gospel of God but our very lives. That is how dear you were to us.

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