Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

But still, I will keep a small band safe from the sword among the nations, when you are sent wandering among the countries.

New American Standard Bible

“However, I will leave a remnant, for you will have those who escaped the sword among the nations when you are scattered among the countries.

King James Version

Yet will I leave a remnant, that ye may have some that shall escape the sword among the nations, when ye shall be scattered through the countries.

Holman Bible

“Yet I will leave a remnant when you are scattered among the nations, for throughout the countries there will be some of you who will escape the sword.

International Standard Version

I'll leave a remnant among you those who will escape the sword when I'll have scattered you throughout the earth.

A Conservative Version

Yet I will leave a remnant, in that ye shall have some who escape the sword among the nations, when ye shall be scattered through the countries.

American Standard Version

Yet will I leave a remnant, in that ye shall have some that escape the sword among the nations, when ye shall be scattered through the countries.

Amplified

“Yet I will leave some of you alive [a remnant], for you will have some who escaped the sword among the nations when you are scattered throughout the countries.

Darby Translation

Yet will I leave a remnant, in that ye shall have some escaped from the sword among the nations, when ye shall be scattered through the countries.

Julia Smith Translation

And I left in being to you them escaping the sword among the nations, in my scattering you in the lands.

King James 2000

Yet will I leave a remnant, that you may have some that shall escape the sword among the nations, when you shall be scattered through the countries.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But I will spare [some], {so there will be} for you fugitives from [the] sword among the nations {when you are scattered} in the countries.

Modern King James verseion

Yet I will leave a remainder that may be left to you some who escape the sword among the nations, when you are scattered through the lands.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Those that among you have escaped the sword, will I leave among the Gentiles, for I will scatter you among the nations.

NET Bible

"'But I will spare some of you. Some will escape the sword when you are scattered in foreign lands.

New Heart English Bible

"'"Yet will I leave a remnant, in that you shall have some that escape the sword among the nations, when you shall be scattered through the countries.

The Emphasized Bible

Yet will I leave a remnant: In that ye shall have such as are escaped of the sword throughout the nations, when ye are scattered throughout the lands.

Webster

Yet will I leave a remnant, that ye may have some that shall escape the sword among the nations, when ye shall be scattered through the countries.

World English Bible

Yet will I leave a remnant, in that you shall have some that escape the sword among the nations, when you shall be scattered through the countries.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I have caused some to remain, In their being to you the escaped of the sword among nations, In your being scattered through lands.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּלט פּליט פּליט 
Paliyt 
Usage: 24

the sword
חרב 
Chereb 
Usage: 413

גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

Context Readings

Idolatrous Worship And Idolatrous Objects Denounced

7 And the dead will be falling down among you, and you will be certain that I am the Lord. 8 But still, I will keep a small band safe from the sword among the nations, when you are sent wandering among the countries. 9 And those of you who are kept safe will have me in mind among the nations where they have been taken away as prisoners, how I sent punishment on their hearts which were untrue to me, and on their eyes which were turned to their false gods: and they will be full of hate for themselves because of the evil things which they have done in all their disgusting ways.


Cross References

Ezekiel 14:22

But truly, there will still be a small band who will be safe, even sons and daughters: and they will come out to you, and you will see their ways and their doings: and you will be comforted about the evil which I have sent on Jerusalem, even about everything I have sent on it.

Isaiah 6:13

And even if there is still a tenth part in it, it will again be burned, like a tree of the woods whose broken end is still in the earth after the tree has been cut down (the holy seed is the broken end).

Jeremiah 44:14

So that not one of the rest of Judah, who have gone into the land of Egypt and are living there, will get away or keep his life, to come back to the land of Judah where they are hoping to come back and be living again: for not one will come back, but only those who are able to get away.

Jeremiah 44:28

And those who get away safe from the sword will come back from the land of Egypt to the land of Judah, a very small number; and all the rest of Judah, who have gone into the land of Egypt and are living there, will see whose word has effect, mine or theirs.

Ezekiel 12:16

But a small number of them I will keep from the sword, from the need of food, and from disease, so that they may make clear all their disgusting ways among the nations where they come; and they will be certain that I am the Lord.

Jeremiah 30:11

For I am with you, says the Lord, to be your saviour: for I will put an end to all the nations where I have sent you wandering, but I will not put an end to you completely: though with wise purpose I will put right your errors, and will not let you go quite without punishment.

Isaiah 27:7-8

Is his punishment like the punishment of those who overcame him? or are his dead as great in number as those he put to the sword?

Jeremiah 46:28

Have no fear, O Jacob, my servant, says the Lord; for I am with you: for I will put an end to all the nations where I have sent you, but I will not put an end to you completely: though with wise purpose I will put right your errors, and will not let you go quite without punishment.

Ezekiel 5:2

You are to have a third part burned with fire inside the town, when the days of the attack are ended; and a third part you are to take and give blows with the sword round about it; and give a third part for the wind to take away, and let loose a sword after them.

Ezekiel 5:12

A third of you will come to death from disease, wasting away among you through need of food; a third will be put to the sword round about you; and a third I will send away to every wind, letting loose a sword after them.

Ezekiel 7:16

And those of them who get away safely will go and be in the secret places like the doves of the valleys, all of them will come to death, every one in his sin.

Romans 9:27

And Isaiah says about Israel, Even if the number of the children of Israel is as the sand of the sea, only a small part will get salvation:

Romans 11:5-6

In the same way, there are at this present time some who are marked out by the selection of grace.

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