Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Moses' wife Zipporah, after he had sent her away,

King James Version

Then Jethro, Moses' father in law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,

Holman Bible

Now Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, had taken in Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,

International Standard Version

Now Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, had taken back Moses' wife Zipporah after she had been sent away,

A Conservative Version

And Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her away,

American Standard Version

And Jethro, Moses father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses wife, after he had sent her away,

Amplified

Then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after Moses had sent her back [to her father],

Bible in Basic English

And Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her away,

Darby Translation

And Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,

Julia Smith Translation

And Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, will take Zipporah, Moses' wife, after her sending forth,

King James 2000

Then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jethro, the father-in-law of Moses, took Zipporah the wife of Moses after her sending away,

Modern King James verseion

then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after she was sent back;

NET Bible

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Moses' wife Zipporah after he had sent her back,

New Heart English Bible

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, received Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her away,

The Emphasized Bible

So Jethro, Moses father-in-law, took Zipporah, Moses wife, - after she had been sent home;

Webster

Then Jethro, Moses's father-in-law, took Zipporah Moses's wife, after he had sent her back,

World English Bible

Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, received Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her away,

Youngs Literal Translation

and Jethro, father-in-law of Moses, taketh Zipporah, wife of Moses, besides her parents,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יתרו 
Yithrow 
Usage: 10

משׁה 
Mosheh 
משׁה 
Mosheh 
Usage: 766
Usage: 766

חתן 
Chathan 
Usage: 28

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

צפּרה 
Tsipporah 
Usage: 3

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

Context Readings

Jethro's Visit

1 Now Jethro, the priest of Midian, Moses' father-in-law, heard of all that God had done for Moses and for Israel His people, how the LORD had brought Israel out of Egypt. 2 Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, took Moses' wife Zipporah, after he had sent her away, 3 and her two sons, of whom one was named Gershom, for Moses said, "I have been a sojourner in a foreign land."


Cross References

Exodus 2:21

Moses was willing to dwell with the man, and he gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses.

Exodus 4:25-26

Then Zipporah took a flint and cut off her son's foreskin and threw it at Moses' feet, and she said, "You are indeed a bridegroom of blood to me."

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