Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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.

Amplified

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

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.

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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Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

The Lord's Third Promise To Abram

14 After Lot had separated from him, the Lord said to Abram, “Look from the place where you are. Look north and south, east and west, 15 for I will give you and your offspring forever all the land that you see. 16 I will make your offspring like the dust of the earth, so that if anyone could count the dust of the earth, then your offspring could be counted.



Cross References

Genesis 12:7

Then the Lord appeared to Abram and said, “I will give this land to your offspring.” So he built an altar there to the Lord who had appeared to him.

2 Chronicles 20:7

Are You not our God who drove out the inhabitants of this land before Your people Israel and who gave it forever to the descendants of Abraham Your friend?

Acts 7:5

He didn’t give him an inheritance in it, not even a foot of ground, but He promised to give it to him as a possession, and to his descendants after him, even though he was childless.

Genesis 15:18

On that day the Lord made a covenant with Abram, saying, “I give this land to your offspring, from the brook of Egypt to the Euphrates River:

Genesis 24:7

The Lord, the God of heaven, who took me from my father’s house and from my native land, who spoke to me and swore to me, ‘I will give this land to your offspring’—He will send His angel before you, and you can take a wife for my son from there.

Genesis 28:13

Yahweh was standing there beside him, saying, “I am Yahweh, the God of your father Abraham and the God of Isaac. I will give you and your offspring the land that you are now sleeping on.

Genesis 35:12

I will give to you the land
that I gave to Abraham and Isaac.
And I will give the land
to your future descendants.

Deuteronomy 34:4

The Lord then said to him, “This is the land I promised Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, ‘I will give it to your descendants.’ I have let you see it with your own eyes, but you will not cross into it.”

Genesis 17:7-8

I will keep My covenant between Me and you, and your future offspring throughout their generations, as an everlasting covenant to be your God and the God of your offspring after you.

Genesis 18:18

Abraham is to become a great and powerful nation, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed through him.

Genesis 26:3-4

stay in this land as a foreigner, and I will be with you and bless you. For I will give all these lands to you and your offspring, and I will confirm the oath that I swore to your father Abraham.

Genesis 28:4

May God give you and your offspring the blessing of Abraham so that you may possess the land where you live as a foreigner, the land God gave to Abraham.”

Genesis 48:4

He said to me, ‘I will make you fruitful and numerous; I will make many nations come from you, and I will give this land as an eternal possession to your future descendants.’

Exodus 33:1

The Lord spoke to Moses: “Go, leave here, you and the people you brought up from the land of Egypt, to the land I promised to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying: I will give it to your offspring.

Numbers 34:2

“Command the Israelites and say to them: When you enter the land of Canaan, it will be allotted to you as an inheritance with these borders:

Numbers 34:12-29

Then the border will go down to the Jordan and end at the Dead Sea. This will be your land defined by its borders on all sides.”

Deuteronomy 26:2-4

you must take some of the first of all the land’s produce that you harvest from the land Yahweh your God is giving you and put it in a container. Then go to the place where the Lord your God chooses to have His name dwell.

Nehemiah 9:7-8

You are Yahweh,
the God who chose Abram
and brought him out of Ur of the Chaldeans,
and changed his name to Abraham.

Psalm 37:22

Those who are blessed by Him will inherit the land,
but those cursed by Him will be destroyed.

Psalm 37:29

The righteous will inherit the land
and dwell in it permanently.

Psalm 105:9-12

the covenant He made with Abraham,
swore to Isaac,

Psalm 112:1-2

Hallelujah!
Happy is the man who fears the Lord,
taking great delight in His commands.

Isaiah 63:18

Your holy people had a possession
for a little while,
but our enemies have trampled down
Your sanctuary.

Matthew 5:5

The gentle are blessed,
for they will inherit the earth.

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