Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

By these were the coasts of the nations divided in their lands, every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.

New American Standard Bible

From these the coastlands of the nations were separated into their lands, every one according to his language, according to their families, into their nations.

King James Version

By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in their lands; every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.

Holman Bible

The coastland peoples spread out into their lands. These are Japheth’s sons by their clans, in their nations. Each group had its own language.

International Standard Version

from whom the coastal nations spread into their own lands and nations, each with their own language and family groups.

A Conservative Version

From these were the islands of the nations divided in their lands, every man according to his tongue, according to their families, in their nations.

American Standard Version

Of these were the isles of the nations divided in their lands, every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.

Amplified

From these, [the people of] the coastlands of the nations were separated and spread into their lands, every one according to his own language, according to their constituent groups (families), and into their nations:

Bible in Basic English

From these came the nations of the sea-lands, with their different families and languages.

Darby Translation

From these came the distribution of the isles of the nations, according to their lands, every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.

Julia Smith Translation

By these were the isles of the nations divided in their lands; a man according to his tongue, according to their tribe, in their nations

King James 2000

By these were the coastlands of the nations divided in their lands; everyone after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.

Lexham Expanded Bible

From these the coastland peoples spread out through their lands, each according to his own language by their own families, in their nations.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Of these came the Isles of the gentiles in their countries, every man in his speech, kindred and nation.

NET Bible

From these the coastlands of the nations were separated into their lands, every one according to its language, according to their families, by their nations.

New Heart English Bible

Of these were the islands of the nations divided in their lands, everyone after his language, after their families, in their nations.

The Emphasized Bible

From these, were dispersed the inhabitants of the coastlands of the nations, in their lands, each man by his tongue, by their families in their nations.

Webster

By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in their lands; every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.

World English Bible

Of these were the islands of the nations divided in their lands, everyone after his language, after their families, in their nations.

Youngs Literal Translation

By these have the isles of the nations been parted in their lands, each by his tongue, by their families, in their nations.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
By these were the isles
אי 
'iy 
Usage: 36

of the Gentiles
גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

לשׁנה לשׁן לשׁון 
Lashown 
Usage: 116

משׁפּחה 
Mishpachah 
Usage: 303

Context Readings

Descendants Of Japheth

4 And the sons of Javan: Elishah and Tarshish and Kittim and Dodanim. 5 By these were the coasts of the nations divided in their lands, every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations. 6 And the sons of Ham: Cush and Mizraim and Phut and Canaan.



Cross References

Genesis 10:20

These were the sons of Ham, after their families, after their tongues, in their countries, and in their nations.

Jeremiah 2:10

For pass over the coasts of Kittim, and see; and send to Kedar, and carefully consider, and see if there is such a thing.

Jeremiah 25:22

and all the kings of Tyre, and all the kings of Sidon, and the kings of the coastlands beyond the sea,

Zephaniah 2:11

Jehovah will be frightening to them; for He will make all the gods of the earth lean; each man from his place and all the coastlands of the nations shall bow to Him.

Genesis 10:25

And two sons were born to Eber. The name of the one was Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided. And his brother's name was Joktan.

Genesis 11:1-9

And the whole earth was of one language and of one speech.

Psalm 72:10

The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents; the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.

Isaiah 24:15

Therefore glorify Jehovah in the flames, the name of the Lord Jehovah of Israel in the coasts of the sea.

Isaiah 40:15

Behold, the nations are like a drop in a bucket, and are counted as the small dust of the scales; behold, He takes up the coastlands as a very little thing.

Isaiah 41:5

The coastlands saw and feared; the ends of the earth were afraid, and drew near, and came.

Isaiah 42:4

He shall not fail nor be discouraged until He has set judgment in the earth; and the coasts shall wait for His Law.

Isaiah 42:10

Sing to Jehovah a new song; His praise from the end of the earth, you who go down to the sea, and its fullness; coasts and their peoples.

Isaiah 49:1

Listen, O coastlands, to Me; and listen, lend your ear, peoples from afar; Jehovah has called Me from the womb; He has made mention of My name from My mother's bowels.

Isaiah 51:5

My righteousness is near; My salvation has gone out, and My arms shall judge peoples; the coastlands shall wait on Me, and on My arm they shall trust.

Isaiah 59:18

According to their deeds, accordingly He will repay; fury to His foes, deed for deed to His enemies. He will repay their deeds to the coastlands.

Isaiah 60:9

Surely the coastlands shall wait for Me, and the ships of Tarshish first, to bring your sons from far, their silver and their gold with them, to the name of Jehovah your God, and to the Holy One of Israel, because He has glorified you.

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