Parallel Verses

Amplified

For all the land which you see I will give to you and to your posterity forever.

New American Standard Bible

for all the land which you see, I will give it to you and to your descendants forever.

King James Version

For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever.

Holman Bible

for I will give you and your offspring forever all the land that you see.

International Standard Version

because I'm going to give you and your descendants all of the land that you see forever!

A Conservative Version

For all the land which thou see, to thee I will give it, and to thy seed forever.

American Standard Version

for all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever.

Bible in Basic English

For all the land which you see I will give to you and to your seed for ever.

Darby Translation

for all the land that thou seest will I give to thee, and to thy seed for ever.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it and to thy seed for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed forever.

King James 2000

For all the land which you see, to you will I give it, and to your descendants forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for all the land which you see I will give to you, and to your descendants, forever.

Modern King James verseion

For all the land which you see I will give to you, and to your seed forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for all the land which thou seest will I give unto thee and to thy seed for ever.

NET Bible

I will give all the land that you see to you and your descendants forever.

New Heart English Bible

for all the land which you see, I will give to you, and to your offspring forever.

The Emphasized Bible

for all the land which thou art beholding - to thee, will I give it, and to thy seed unto times age-abiding;

Webster

For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever.

World English Bible

for all the land which you see, I will give to you, and to your offspring forever.

Youngs Literal Translation

for the whole of the land which thou are seeing, to thee I give it, and to thy seed -- to the age.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For all the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

which thou seest
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

to thee will I give it
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

and to thy seed
זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

for
עד 
`ad 
by, as long, hitherto, when, how long, as yet
Usage: 784

References

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Hastings

Context Readings

The Lord's Third Promise To Abram

14 The Lord said to Abram after Lot had left him, Lift up now your eyes and look from the place where you are, northward and southward and eastward and westward; 15 For all the land which you see I will give to you and to your posterity forever. 16 And I will make your descendants like the dust of the earth, so that if a man could count the dust of the earth, then could your descendants also be counted.



Cross References

Genesis 12:7

Then the Lord appeared to Abram and said, I will give this land to your posterity. So Abram built an altar there to the Lord, Who had appeared to him.

2 Chronicles 20:7

Did not You, O our God, drive out the inhabitants of this land before Your people Israel and give it forever to the descendants of Abraham Your friend?

Acts 7:5

Yet He gave him no inheritable property in it, [no] not even enough ground to set his foot on; but He promised that He would give it to Him for a permanent possession and to his descendants after him, even though [as yet] he had no child.

Genesis 15:18

On the same day the Lord made a covenant (promise, pledge) with Abram, saying, To your descendants I have given this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river Euphrates -- "the land of

Genesis 24:7

The Lord, the God of heaven, Who took me from my father's house, from the land of my family and my birth, Who spoke to me and swore to me, saying, To your offspring I will give this land -- "He will send His Angel before you, and you will take a wife from there for my son.

Genesis 28:13

And behold, the Lord stood over and beside him and said, I am the Lord, the God of Abraham your father [forefather] and the God of Isaac; I will give to you and to your descendants the land on which you are lying.

Genesis 35:12

The land which I gave Abraham and Isaac I will give to you, and to your descendants after you I will give the land.

Deuteronomy 34:4

And the Lord said to him, This is the land which I swore to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying, I will give it to your descendants. I have let you see it with your eyes, but you shall not go over there.

Genesis 17:7-8

And I will establish My covenant between Me and you and your descendants after you throughout their generations for an everlasting, solemn pledge, to be a God to you and to your posterity after you.

Genesis 18:18

Since Abraham shall surely become a great and mighty nation, and all the nations of the earth shall be blessed through him and shall bless themselves by him?

Genesis 26:3-4

Dwell temporarily in this land, and I will be with you and will favor you with blessings; for to you and to your descendants I will give all these lands, and I will perform the oath which I swore to Abraham your father.

Genesis 28:4

May He give the blessing [He gave to] Abraham to you and your descendants with you, that you may inherit the land He gave to Abraham, in which you are a sojourner.

Genesis 48:4

And said to me, Behold, I will make you fruitful and multiply you, and I will make you a multitude of people and will give this land to your descendants after you as an everlasting possession.

Exodus 33:1

The Lord said to Moses, Depart, go up from here, you and the people whom you have brought from the land of Egypt, to the land which I swore to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying, To your descendants I will give it.

Numbers 34:2

Command the Israelites, When you come into the land of Canaan (which is the land that shall be yours for an inheritance, the land of Canaan according to its boundaries),

Numbers 34:12-29

And the boundary shall go down to the Jordan, and the end shall be at the Salt Sea. This shall be your land with its boundaries all around.

Deuteronomy 26:2-4

You shall take some of the first of all the produce of the soil which you harvest from the land the Lord your God gives you and put it in a basket, and go to the place [the sanctuary] which the Lord your God has chosen as the abiding place for His Name [and His Presence].

Nehemiah 9:7-8

You are the Lord, the God Who chose Abram and brought him out of Ur of the Chaldees and gave him the name Abraham.

Psalm 37:22

For such as are blessed of God shall [in the end] inherit the earth, but they that are cursed of Him shall be cut off.

Psalm 37:29

[Then] the [consistently] righteous shall inherit the land and dwell upon it forever.

Psalm 105:9-12

The covenant which He made with Abraham, and His sworn promise to Isaac,

Psalm 112:1-2

Praise the Lord! (Hallelujah!) Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man who fears (reveres and worships) the Lord, who delights greatly in His commandments.

Isaiah 63:18

Your holy people possessed Your sanctuary but a little while; our adversaries have trodden it down.

Matthew 5:5

Blessed (happy, blithesome, joyous, spiritually prosperous -- " with life-joy and satisfaction in God's favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the meek (the mild, patient, long-suffering), for they shall inherit the earth!

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