Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But Sarai was barren and 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.

Bible in Basic English

And Sarai had no 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.

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 them wives. Abram's wife was called Sarai. And Nahor's wife, Milcah the daughter of Haran; which was father of Milcah and of Iscah. 30 But Sarai was barren and had no child. 31 Then took Terah: Abram his son, and Lot his son Haran's son, and Sarai his daughter-in-law his son Abram's wife. And they went with him from Ur in Chaldea, to go into the land of Canaan. And they came to Haran and dwelled there.

Cross References

Genesis 15:2-3

And Abram answered, "LORD Jehovah, what wilt thou give me? I go childless, and the cater of mine house, this Eliezer of Damascus, hath a son."

Genesis 16:1-2

Sarai, Abram's wife, bare him no children. But she had a handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name was Hagar.

Genesis 18:11-12

Abraham and Sara were both old and well stricken in age, and it ceased to be with Sara after the manner as it is with wives.

Genesis 21:1-2

The LORD visited Sara as he had said, and did unto her according as he had spoken.

Genesis 25:21

And Isaac made intercession unto the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: and the LORD was intreated of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived.

Genesis 29:31

When the LORD saw that Lea was despised, he made her fruitful: but Rachel was barren.

Genesis 30:1-2

When Rachel saw that she bare Jacob no children, she envied her sister and said unto Jacob, "Give me children, or else I am but dead."

Judges 13:2

And there was a man in Zorah of the kindred of the Danites, named Manoah, whose wife was barren and bare not.

1 Samuel 1:2

which had two wives, the one called Hannah and the other Peninnah. And Peninnah had children, but Hannah had none.

Psalm 113:9

Which maketh the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise the everlasting! Hallelujah!

Luke 1:7

And they had no child, because that Elizabeth was barren; And both were well stricken in age.

Luke 1:36

And behold, thy cousin Elizabeth, she hath also conceived a son in her old age. And this is her sixth month, though she be called barren,

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