Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

But his wife looked back and 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.

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.

Darby Translation

And his wife looked back from behind him, and she 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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Easton

Fausets

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Lot

Context Readings

Lot Leaves Sodom, And The Cities Are Destroyed

25 He demolished these cities, the entire plain, all the inhabitants of the cities, and whatever grew on the ground. 26 But his wife looked back and became a pillar of salt. 27 Early in the morning Abraham went to the place where he had stood before the Lord.



Cross References

Genesis 19:17

As soon as the angels got them outside, one of them said, “Run for your lives! Don’t look back and don’t stop anywhere on the plain! Run to the mountains, or you will be swept away!”

Numbers 16:38

As for the firepans of those who sinned at the cost of their own lives, make them into hammered sheets as plating for the altar, for they presented them before the Lord, and the firepans are holy. They will be a sign to the Israelites.”

Proverbs 14:14

The disloyal one will get what his conduct deserves,
and a good man, what his deeds deserve.

Luke 17:31-32

On that day, a man on the housetop, whose belongings are in the house, must not come down to get them. Likewise the man who is in the field must not turn back.

Hebrews 10:38

But My righteous onewill live by faith;
and if he draws back,
I have no pleasure in him.

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