Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

and he took from the seed of the land and placed it in {fertile soil} on many waters; [like] a willow he planted it.

New American Standard Bible

He also took some of the seed of the land and planted it in fertile soil. He placed it beside abundant waters; he set it like a willow.

King James Version

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful field; he placed it by great waters, and set it as a willow tree.

Holman Bible

Then he took some of the land’s seed
and put it in a fertile field;
he set it like a willow,
a plant by abundant waters.

International Standard Version

Then the eagle took a seed from the land and planted it in fertile ground. He planted it like a willow tree next to abundant waters.

A Conservative Version

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful soil. He placed it beside many waters. He set it as a willow tree.

American Standard Version

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful soil; he placed it beside many waters; he set it as a willow-tree.

Amplified

He also took some of the seed of the land (Zedekiah, of the royal family) and planted it in fertile soil and a fruitful field; he placed it beside abundant waters and set it like a willow tree.

Bible in Basic English

And he took some of the seed of the land, planting it in fertile earth, placing it by great waters; he put it in like a willow-tree.

Darby Translation

And he took of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful field; he placed it by great waters, he set it as a willow tree.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will take from the seed of the land, and he will give it in a field of seed; he took it to many waters, he set it a willow.

King James 2000

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful field; he placed it by great waters, and set it as a willow tree.

Modern King James verseion

He also took of the seed of the land and planted it in a fruitful field. He placed it by great waters and set it as a willow tree.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He took also a branch of the land, and planted it in a fruitful ground, he brought it unto great waters, and set it as a willow tree thereby.

NET Bible

He took one of the seedlings of the land, placed it in a cultivated plot; a shoot by abundant water, like a willow he planted it.

New Heart English Bible

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful soil; he placed it beside many waters; he set it as a willow tree.

The Emphasized Bible

So he took of the seed of the land, and planted it in a field for seed,- He took it near mighty waters, Like a willow-tree, he set it.

Webster

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful field; he placed it by great waters, and set it as a willow tree.

World English Bible

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful soil; he placed it beside many waters; he set it as a willow tree.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it taketh of the seed of the land, And doth put it in a field of seed, To take by many waters, In a conspicuous place it hath set it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He took
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

also of the seed
זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and planted
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

it in a fruitful
זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

שׂדי שׂדה 
Sadeh 
Usage: 333

he placed
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

it by great
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

and set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Parable Of Two Eagles And A Vine

4 He plucked the top of its new plant shoot, and he brought it to the land of Canaan [and] put it in a city of merchants, 5 and he took from the seed of the land and placed it in {fertile soil} on many waters; [like] a willow he planted it. 6 And it sprouted, and {it became a vine spreading out}, low of height, turning its branches to him, and its roots were under it, and {it became a vine}, and it made branches, and it sent out foliage.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 8:7-9

For Yahweh your God [is] bringing you to a good land [with] streams of water, springs and underground water, welling up in the valleys and in the hills,

Isaiah 44:4

And they shall sprout {among} [the] grass like willows by a watercourse of water.

2 Kings 24:17

Then the king of Babylon made Mattaniah his uncle king in his place and changed his name [to] Zedekiah.

Isaiah 15:7

Therefore they carry [the] abundance it has made and their store of goods over the river of the poplars.

Jeremiah 37:1

And king Zedekiah, the son of Josiah, whom Nebuchadnezzar, the king of Babylon, had made king, reigned as king in the land of Judah in place of Coniah, the son of Jehoiakim.

Ezekiel 17:13

And he took from the seed of the kingship, and he made with him a covenant, and {he brought him under oath}, and he took the rulers of the land,

Ezekiel 19:11-12

And {she produced branches of strength} to scepters of rulers; its height became tall between thick foliage, and it was seen because of its tallness among the abundance of its branches.

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