Parallel Verses

World English Bible

The sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses: and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

New American Standard Bible

So the sons of Levi did as Moses instructed, and about three thousand men of the people fell that day.

King James Version

And the children of Levi did according to the word of Moses: and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

Holman Bible

The Levites did as Moses commanded, and about 3,000 men fell dead that day among the people.

International Standard Version

The descendants of Levi did just as Moses told them, and about 3,000 people died that day.

A Conservative Version

And the sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses. And there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

American Standard Version

And the sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses: and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

Amplified

So the sons of Levi did as Moses instructed, and about three thousand men of the people [of Israel] were killed that day.

Bible in Basic English

And the sons of Levi did as Moses said; and about three thousand of the people were put to death that day.

Darby Translation

And the sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses; and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

Julia Smith Translation

And the sons of Levi will do according to the word of Moses: and there will fall from the people in that day about three thousand men.

King James 2000

And the children of Levi did according to the word of Moses: and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses, and from the people on that day about three thousand persons fell.

Modern King James verseion

And the sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses. And there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the children of Levi did as Moses had said. And there were slain of the people the same day, about three thousand men.

NET Bible

The Levites did what Moses ordered, and that day about three thousand men of the people died.

New Heart English Bible

The sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses: and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

The Emphasized Bible

So the sons of Levi did, according to the word of Moses, - and there fell from among the people on that day, about three thousand men.

Webster

And the children of Levi did according to the word of Moses: and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the sons of Levi do according to the word of Moses, and there fall of the people on that day about three thousand men,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of Levi
לוי 
Leviy 
Usage: 66

according to the word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

of Moses
משׁה 
Mosheh 
Usage: 766

of the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

שׁלשׁה שׁלושׁה שׁלשׁ שׁלושׁ 
Shalowsh 
Usage: 430

אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504

References

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

The Golden Calf

27 He said to them, "Thus says Yahweh, the God of Israel, 'Every man put his sword on his thigh, and go back and forth from gate to gate throughout the camp, and every man kill his brother, and every man his companion, and every man his neighbor.'" 28 The sons of Levi did according to the word of Moses: and there fell of the people that day about three thousand men. 29 Moses said, "Consecrate yourselves today to Yahweh, yes, every man against his son, and against his brother; that he may bestow on you a blessing this day."


Cross References

Deuteronomy 33:9

who said of his father, and of his mother, 'I have not seen him;' Neither did he acknowledge his brothers, Nor did he know his own children: For they have observed your word, and keep your covenant.

Numbers 16:32-35

and the earth opened its mouth, and swallowed them up, and their households, and all the men who appertained to Korah, and all their goods.

Numbers 16:41

But on the next day all the congregation of the children of Israel murmured against Moses and against Aaron, saying, "You have killed Yahweh's people!"

Malachi 2:4-6

You will know that I have sent this commandment to you, that my covenant may be with Levi," says Yahweh of Armies.

1 Corinthians 10:8

Neither let us commit sexual immorality, as some of them committed, and in one day twenty-three thousand fell.

Hebrews 2:2-3

For if the word spoken through angels proved steadfast, and every transgression and disobedience received a just recompense;

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