Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And Sarai had no child.

New American Standard Bible

Sarai was barren; she had no child.

King James Version

But Sarai was barren; she had no child.

Holman Bible

Sarai was unable to conceive; she did not have a child.

International Standard Version

Sarai was barren, so she had not borne children.

A Conservative Version

And Sarai was barren; she had no child.

American Standard Version

And Sarai was barren; She had no child.


But Sarai was barren; she did not have a child.

Darby Translation

And Sarai was barren: she had no child.

Julia Smith Translation

And Sarai shall be barren; to her not a child.

King James 2000

But Sarai was barren; she had no child.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Sarai was barren; she had no child.

Modern King James verseion

But Sarai was barren. She had no child.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But Sarai was barren and had no child.

NET Bible

But Sarai was barren; she had no children.

New Heart English Bible

And Sarai was barren. She had no child.

The Emphasized Bible

And, Sara, remained barren, - she had no child,


But Sarai was barren; she had no child.

World English Bible

Sarai was barren. She had no child.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Sarai is barren -- she hath no child.


Root Form
Usage: 17

Usage: 12








Word Count of 20 Translations in Genesis 11:30

Context Readings

The Descendants Of Terah

29 And Abram and Nahor took wives for themselves: the name of Abram's wife was Sarai, and the name of Nahor's wife was Milcah, the daughter of Haran, the father of Milcah and Iscah. 30 And Sarai had no child. 31 And Terah took Abram, his son, and Lot, the son of Haran, and Sarai, his daughter-in-law, the wife of his son Abram and they went out from Ur of the Chaldees, to go to the land of Canaan; and they came to Haran, and were there for some time.

Cross References

Genesis 15:2-3

And Abram said, What will you give me? for I have no child and this Eliezer of Damascus will have all my wealth after me.

Genesis 16:1-2

Now Sarai, Abram's wife, had given him no children; and she had a servant, a woman of Egypt whose name was Hagar.

Genesis 18:11-12

Now Abraham and Sarah were very old, and Sarah was past the time for giving birth.

Genesis 21:1-2

And the Lord came to Sarah as he had said and did to her as he had undertaken.

Genesis 25:21

Isaac made prayer to the Lord for his wife because she had no children; and the Lord gave ear to his prayer, and Rebekah became with child.

Genesis 29:31

Now the Lord, seeing that Leah was not loved, gave her a child; while Rachel had no children.

Genesis 30:1-2

Now Rachel, because she had no children, was full of envy of her sister; and she said to Jacob, If you do not give me children I will not go on living.

Judges 13:2

Now there was a certain man of Zorah of the family of the Danites, and his name was Manoah; and his wife had never given birth to a child.

1 Samuel 1:2

And he had two wives, one named Hannah and the other Peninnah: and Peninnah was the mother of children, but Hannah had no children.

Psalm 113:9

He gives the unfertile woman a family, making her a happy mother of children. Give praise to the Lord.

Luke 1:7

And they were without children, because Elisabeth had never given birth, and they were at that time very old.

Luke 1:36

Even now Elisabeth, who is of your family, is to be a mother, though she is old: and this is the sixth month with her who was without children.

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