Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

But Lot's wife looked back as she lingered 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.

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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Morish

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Watsons

Lot

Context Readings

Lot Leaves Sodom, And The Cities Are Destroyed

25 overthrowing those cities, all of the plain, and everyone who lived in the cities. He also destroyed the plants that grew out of the ground. 26 But Lot's wife looked back as she lingered behind him, and she became a pillar of salt. 27 Abraham went early in the morning to the place where he had stood before the LORD earlier.



Cross References

Genesis 19:17

Then one of them said, "Flee for your lives! Don't look back or stop anywhere on the plain. Escape to the hills, or you'll be swept away!"

Numbers 16:38

As for the censers of those rebels who died, fasten them into beaten plates to line the altar. Since they brought them into the LORD's presence, they're holy. They are to become a reminder to the Israelis."

Proverbs 14:14

The faithless one will pay for his behavior, but a good man will be rewarded for his.

Luke 17:31-32

"The person who is on the housetop that day must not come down to get his belongings out of his house. The person in the field, too, must not turn back to what's left behind.

Hebrews 10:38

but my righteous one will live by faith, and if he turns back, my soul will take no pleasure in him."

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