Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

As Abram was entering Egypt, the Egyptians noticed how beautiful Sarai was.

New American Standard Bible

It came about when Abram came into Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.

King James Version

And it came to pass, that, when Abram was come into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair.

Holman Bible

When Abram entered Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass, that, when Abram came into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass, that, when Abram was come into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair.

Amplified

And when Abram entered Egypt, the Egyptians saw that Sarai was very beautiful.

Bible in Basic English

And so it was that when Abram came into Egypt, the men of Egypt, looking on the woman, saw that she was fair.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when Abram came into Egypt, that the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair.

Julia Smith Translation

And it shall be when Abram goes to Egypt, and the Egyptians will see the woman that she was very fair.

King James 2000

And it came to pass, that, when Abram came into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And it happened [that] as Abram came into Egypt, the Egyptians saw the woman, that she [was] very beautiful.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened when Abram had come into Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As soon as he came into Egypt, the Egyptians saw the woman that she was very fair.

NET Bible

When Abram entered Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.

New Heart English Bible

It happened that when Abram had come into Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.

The Emphasized Bible

And so it was when Abram entered into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman, that fair, was she exceedingly.

Webster

And it came to pass, that when Abram had come into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair.

World English Bible

It happened that when Abram had come into Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass, at the entering of Abram into Egypt, that the Egyptians see the woman that she is exceeding fair;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
H87
אברם 
'Abram 
Usage: 61


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

the Egyptians
מצרי 
Mitsriy 
Usage: 30

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

the woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

Context Readings

Abram In Egypt

13 Please say that you are my sister, so things will go well for me for your sake. That way, you'll be saving my life." 14 As Abram was entering Egypt, the Egyptians noticed how beautiful Sarai was. 15 When Pharaoh's officials saw her, they brought her to the attention of Pharaoh and took the woman to Pharaoh's palace.



Cross References

Genesis 3:6

When the woman saw that the tree produced good food, was attractive in appearance, and was desirable for making one wise, she took some of its fruit and ate it. Then she also gave some to her husband who was with her, and he ate some, too.

Genesis 6:2

some divine beings noticed how attractive human women were, so they took wives for themselves from a selection that pleased them.

Genesis 39:7

Now Joseph was well built and good looking. That's why, sometime later, Joseph's master's wife looked straight at Joseph and propositioned him: "Come on! Let's have a little sex!"

Matthew 5:28

But I say to you, anyone who stares at a woman with lust for her has already committed adultery with her in his heart.

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