Parallel Verses

Amplified

And his sister [Miriam] stood some distance away to learn what would be done to him.

New American Standard Bible

His sister stood at a distance to find out what would happen to him.

King James Version

And his sister stood afar off, to wit what would be done to him.

Holman Bible

Then his sister stood at a distance in order to see what would happen to him.

International Standard Version

Then his sister positioned herself some distance away in order to find out what would happen to him.

A Conservative Version

And his sister stood afar off, to know what would be done to him.

American Standard Version

And his sister stood afar off, to know what would be done to him.

Bible in Basic English

And his sister took her place at a distance to see what would become of him.

Darby Translation

And his sister stood afar off to see what would happen to him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And his sister stood afar off to see what would happen to him.

Julia Smith Translation

And his sister will stand afar off to know what will be done to him.

King James 2000

And his sister stood far off, to know what would be done to him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And his sister stood at a distance to know what would be done to him.

Modern King James verseion

And his sister stood afar off, to know what would be done to him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And his sister stood afar off, to wete what would come of it.

NET Bible

His sister stationed herself at a distance to find out what would happen to him.

New Heart English Bible

His sister stood far off, to see what would be done to him.

The Emphasized Bible

Then did his sister station herself at a distance, - to see what would be done to him.

Webster

And his sister stood afar off, to know what would be done to him.

World English Bible

His sister stood far off, to see what would be done to him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and his sister stationeth herself afar off, to know what is done to him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

רחק רחוק 
Rachowq 
Usage: 85

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

The Birth And Early Life Of Moses

3 And when she could no longer hide him, she took for him an ark or basket made of bulrushes or papyrus [making it watertight by] daubing it with bitumen and pitch. Then she put the child in it and laid it among the rushes by the brink of the river [Nile]. 4 And his sister [Miriam] stood some distance away to learn what would be done to him. 5 Now the daughter of Pharaoh came down to bathe at the river, and her maidens walked along the bank; she saw the ark among the rushes and sent her maid to fetch it.


Cross References

Exodus 15:20

Then Miriam the prophetess, the sister of Aaron, took a timbrel in her hand, and all the women went out after her with timbrels and dancing.

Numbers 26:59

Amram's wife was Jochebed daughter of Levi, who was born to Levi in Egypt; and she bore to Amram Aaron, Moses, and Miriam their sister.

Numbers 12:1-15

Now Miriam and Aaron talked against Moses [their brother] because of his Cushite wife, for he had married a Cushite woman.

Numbers 20:1

And the Israelites, the whole congregation, came into the Wilderness of Zin in the first month. And the people dwelt in Kadesh. Miriam died and was buried there.

Micah 6:4

For I brought you up out of the land of Egypt and redeemed you out of the house where you were bond servants, and I sent before you Moses, Aaron, and Miriam.

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