Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And in the fourth generation they shall come hither again; for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full.

New American Standard Bible

"Then in the fourth generation they will return here, for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet complete."

King James Version

But in the fourth generation they shall come hither again: for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full.

Holman Bible

In the fourth generation they will return here, for the iniquity of the Amorites has not yet reached its full measure.”

International Standard Version

Your descendants will return here in the fourth generation, since the iniquity of the Amorites has not yet run its course."

A Conservative Version

And in the fourth generation they shall come here again, for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet full.

American Standard Version

And in the fourth generation they shall come hither again; for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet full.

Amplified

And in the fourth generation they [your descendants] shall come back here [to Canaan] again, for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full and complete.

Bible in Basic English

And in the fourth generation they will come back here; for at present the sin of the Amorite is not full.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But in the fourth generation they shall come here again; for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full.

Julia Smith Translation

And the fourth generation they shall turn back hither: for the crime of the Amorite has not been completed till now.

King James 2000

But in the fourth generation they shall come here again: for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet complete.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the fourth generation shall return here, for the guilt of the Amorites {is not yet complete}."

Modern King James verseion

But in the fourth generation they shall come here again, for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and in the fourth generation they shall come hither again, for the wickedness of the Amorites is not yet full."

NET Bible

In the fourth generation your descendants will return here, for the sin of the Amorites has not yet reached its limit."

New Heart English Bible

In the fourth generation they will come here again, for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet full."

The Emphasized Bible

And, in the fourth generation, shall they return hither, - for not complete, is the iniquity of the Amorites, as yet,

Webster

But in the fourth generation they shall come hither again: for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full.

World English Bible

In the fourth generation they will come here again, for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet full."

Youngs Literal Translation

and the fourth generation doth turn back hither, for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet complete.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But in the fourth
רבעי רביעי 
R@biy`iy 
Usage: 56

דּר דּור 
Dowr 
Usage: 167

הנּה 
hennah 
Usage: 55

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

עוון עון 
`avon 
Usage: 230

of the Amorites
אמרי 
'Emoriy 
Usage: 87

is not yet
הנּה 
hennah 
Usage: 55

Context Readings

Yahweh's Covenant With Abram

15 And thou shalt go to thy fathers in peace; thou shalt be buried in a good old age. 16 And in the fourth generation they shall come hither again; for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet full. 17 And it came to pass when the sun had gone down, and it was dark, that behold, there was a smoking furnace, and a flame of fire which passed between those pieces.


Cross References

1 Kings 21:26

And he did very abominably in following idols, according to all that the Amorites did, whom Jehovah had dispossessed before the children of Israel.)

Daniel 8:23

And at the latter time of their kingdom, when the transgressors shall have come to the full, a king of bold countenance, and understanding riddles, shall stand up.

Matthew 23:32-35

and ye, fill ye up the measure of your fathers.

Exodus 12:40

And the residence of the children of Israel that they resided in Egypt was four hundred and thirty years.

Zechariah 5:5-11

And the angel that talked with me went forth, and said unto me, Lift up now thine eyes, and see what is this that goeth forth.

1 Thessalonians 2:16

forbidding us to speak to the nations that they may be saved, that they may fill up their sins always: but wrath has come upon them to the uttermost.

2 Peter 3:8-9

But let not this one thing be hidden from you, beloved, that one day with the Lord is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.

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