Parallel Verses

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.

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 surely wear out both yourself and this people with you, for the thing is too heavy for you; you are not able to perform it all by yourself.

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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.

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.

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 the father-in-law of Moses saith unto him, 'The thing which thou art doing is not good; 18 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. 19 'Now, hearken to my voice, I counsel thee, and God is with thee: be thou for the people over-against God, and thou hast brought in the things unto God;



Cross References

Numbers 11:14-17

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

Deuteronomy 1:9-12

'And I speak unto you at that time, saying, I am not able by myself to bear you;

Acts 6:1-4

And in these days, the disciples multiplying, there came a murmuring of the Hellenists at the Hebrews, because their widows were being overlooked in the daily ministration,

2 Corinthians 12:15

and I most gladly will spend and be entirely spent for your souls, even if, more abundantly loving you, less I am loved.

Philippians 2:30

because on account of the work of the Christ he drew near to death, having hazarded the life that he might fill up your deficiency of service unto me.

1 Thessalonians 2:8-9

so being desirous of you, we are well-pleased to impart to you not only the good news of God, but also our own souls, because beloved ye have become to us,

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