Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So the people scattered through all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

King James Version

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt to gather stubble instead of straw.

Holman Bible

So the people scattered throughout the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

International Standard Version

So the people scattered throughout the entire land of Egypt to collect stubble for straw.

A Conservative Version

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

American Standard Version

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

Amplified

So the people were scattered through all the land of Egypt to gather the short stubble instead of straw.

Bible in Basic English

So the people were sent in all directions through the land of Egypt to get dry grass for stems.

Darby Translation

And the people were scattered abroad throughout the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt to gather brush for firewood.

Julia Smith Translation

And the people will be dispersed in all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

King James 2000

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt to gather stubble instead of straw.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the people spread out in all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for the straw.

Modern King James verseion

So the people were scattered through all the land of Egypt, to gather stubble for straw.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then the people scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt for to gather them stubble to be instead of straw.

NET Bible

So the people spread out through all the land of Egypt to collect stubble for straw.

New Heart English Bible

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

The Emphasized Bible

So the people dispersed themselves throughout all the land of Egypt, - to gather stubble for straw:

Webster

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt, to gather stubble instead of straw.

World English Bible

So the people were scattered abroad throughout all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the people is scattered over all the land of Egypt, to gather stubble for straw,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

of Egypt
מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

to gather
קשׁשׁ 
Qashash 
Usage: 8

קשׁ 
Qash 
Usage: 16

Context Readings

Further Oppression Of Israel

11 'You go and get straw for yourselves wherever you can find it, but none of your labor will be reduced.'" 12 So the people scattered through all the land of Egypt to gather stubble for straw. 13 The taskmasters pressed them, saying, "Complete your work quota, your daily amount, just as when you had straw."



Cross References

Exodus 15:7

"And in the greatness of Your excellence You overthrow those who rise up against You; You send forth Your burning anger, and it consumes them as chaff.

Isaiah 5:24

Therefore, as a tongue of fire consumes stubble And dry grass collapses into the flame, So their root will become like rot and their blossom blow away as dust; For they have rejected the law of the LORD of hosts And despised the word of the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 47:14

"Behold, they have become like stubble, Fire burns them; They cannot deliver themselves from the power of the flame; There will be no coal to warm by Nor a fire to sit before!

Joel 2:5

With a noise as of chariots They leap on the tops of the mountains, Like the crackling of a flame of fire consuming the stubble, Like a mighty people arranged for battle.

Obadiah 1:18

"Then the house of Jacob will be a fire And the house of Joseph a flame; But the house of Esau will be as stubble And they will set them on fire and consume them, So that there will be no survivor of the house of Esau," For the LORD has spoken.

Nahum 1:10

Like tangled thorns, And like those who are drunken with their drink, They are consumed As stubble completely withered.

1 Corinthians 3:12

Now if any man builds on the foundation with gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, straw,

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