Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lay with him, that we may preserve seed by our father.

New American Standard Bible

"Come, let us make our father drink wine, and let us lie with him that we may preserve our family through our father."

King James Version

Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.

Holman Bible

Come, let’s get our father to drink wine so that we can sleep with him and preserve our father’s line.”

International Standard Version

Come on! Let's make our father drink wine, and then we'll have sex with him so we can preserve our father's lineage."

American Standard Version

come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.

Amplified

Come, let us make our father drunk with wine, and we will lie with him, so that we may preserve offspring (our race) through our father.

Bible in Basic English

Come, let us give our father much wine, and we will go into his bed, so that we may have offspring by our father,

Darby Translation

come, let us give our father wine to drink, and let us lie with him, that we may preserve seed alive of our father.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him that we may preserve the generation of our father.

Julia Smith Translation

Come, we will give to our father wine to drink, and we will lie down with him, and we shall preserve alive seed from our father.

King James 2000

Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve descendants of our father.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Come, let us give our father wine to drink and let us lie with him that {we may secure descendants through our father}."

Modern King James verseion

Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, so that we may preserve seed of our father.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Come therefore, let us give our father wine to drink, and let us lie with him that we may save seed of our father."

NET Bible

Come, let's make our father drunk with wine so we can have sexual relations with him and preserve our family line through our father."

New Heart English Bible

Come, let's make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve our father's seed."

The Emphasized Bible

Come on! let us cause our father to drink wine and let us lie with him, that we may keep alive from our father, a seed.

Webster

Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.

World English Bible

Come, let's make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve our father's seed."

Youngs Literal Translation

come, we cause our father to drink wine, and lie with him, and preserve from our father -- a seed.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

let us make
שׁקה 
Shaqah 
Usage: 60

שׁקה 
Shaqah 
Usage: 60

יין 
Yayin 
Usage: 140

and we will lie
שׁכב 
Shakab 
Usage: 210

with him, that we may preserve
חיה 
Chayah 
Usage: 264

זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

References

American

Hastings

Lot

Watsons

Context Readings

Lot And His Daughters

31 And the firstborn said to the younger, Our father is old, and there is not a man on the earth to come in to us after the manner of all the earth. 32 Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lay with him, that we may preserve seed by our father. 33 And they made their father drink wine that night. And the firstborn went in, and lay with her father. And he did not know when she lay down, nor when she arose.


Cross References

Genesis 9:21

And he drank of the wine, and was drunken. And he was uncovered within his tent.

Genesis 11:3

And they said one to another, Come, let us make brick, and burn them thoroughly. And they had brick for stone, and they had slime for mortar.

Leviticus 18:6-7

None of you shall approach to any who are near of kin to him, to uncover nakedness. I am LORD.

Leviticus 18:6-33

None of you shall approach to any who are near of kin to him, to uncover nakedness. I am LORD.

Habakkuk 2:15-16

Woe to him who gives his neighbor drink, who adds thy venom, and also makes him drunken, that thou may look on their nakedness!

Mark 12:19

Teacher, Moses wrote to us, If a man's brother dies, and leaves behind a wife, and leaves no child, that his brother should take his wife, and raise up seed for his brother.

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