Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

New American Standard Bible

But his wife, from behind him, looked back, and she became a pillar of salt.

King James Version

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Holman Bible

But his wife looked back and became a pillar of salt.

International Standard Version

But Lot's wife looked back as she lingered behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

A Conservative Version

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

American Standard Version

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Amplified

But [Lot's] wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Bible in Basic English

But Lot's wife, looking back, became a pillar of salt.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then the wife of Lot looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Julia Smith Translation

And his wife will look hack from behind him, and will become a pillar of salt

King James 2000

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But his wife looked {back}, and she became a pillar of salt.

Modern King James verseion

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Lot's wife looked behind her, and was turned in to a pillar of salt.

NET Bible

But Lot's wife looked back longingly and was turned into a pillar of salt.

New Heart English Bible

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

The Emphasized Bible

But his wife looked from behind him, - and became - a pillar of salt.

Webster

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

World English Bible

But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Youngs Literal Translation

And his wife looketh expectingly from behind him, and she is -- a pillar of salt!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

נבט 
Nabat 
Usage: 69

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

and she became a pillar
נצב נציב 
N@tsiyb 
Usage: 11

References

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Morish

Smith

Watsons

Lot

Context Readings

Lot Leaves Sodom, And The Cities Are Destroyed

25 and overthrew those cities, and all the plain, and all the inhabitants of the cities, and what grew upon the ground. 26 And his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt. 27 And Abraham rose early in the morning and went to the place where he had stood before Jehovah;



Cross References

Genesis 19:17

And it came to pass when they had brought them outside, that he said, Escape for thy life: look not behind thee, neither stay thou in all the plain: escape to the mountain, lest thou perish.

Numbers 16:38

the censers of these sinners who have forfeited their life; and they shall make them into broad plates for the covering of the altar; for they presented them before Jehovah, therefore they are hallowed; and they shall be a sign unto the children of Israel.

Proverbs 14:14

The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways, and the good man from what is in himself.

Luke 17:31-32

In that day, he who shall be on the housetop, and his stuff in the house, let him not go down to take it away; and he that is in the field, let him likewise not return back.

Hebrews 10:38

But the just shall live by faith; and, if he draw back, my soul does not take pleasure in him.

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