Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

God was with the lad, and he grew; and he lived in the wilderness and became an archer.

King James Version

And God was with the lad; and he grew, and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

Holman Bible

God was with the boy, and he grew; he settled in the wilderness and became an archer.

International Standard Version

God was with the boy as he grew up. He settled in the wilderness and became an expert archer.

A Conservative Version

And God was with the lad, and he grew. And he dwelt in the wilderness, and became, as he grew up, an archer.

American Standard Version

And God was with the lad, and he grew. And he dwelt in the wilderness, and became, as he grew up, an archer.

Amplified

And God was with the youth, and he developed; and he dwelt in the wilderness and became an archer.

Bible in Basic English

And God was with the boy, and he became tall and strong, and he became a bowman, living in the waste land.

Darby Translation

And God was with the lad, and he grew; and he dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And God was with the lad, and he grew and dwelt in the wilderness and became an archer.

Julia Smith Translation

And God will be with the child; and he will be great, and dwell in the desert, and will be to increase the bow.

King James 2000

And God was with the lad; and he grew, and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God was with the boy, and he grew and lived in the wilderness. And he became {an expert with a bow}.

Modern King James verseion

And God was with the boy, and he grew, and lived in the wilderness, and became an archer.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God was with the lad, and he grew and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

NET Bible

God was with the boy as he grew. He lived in the wilderness and became an archer.

New Heart English Bible

God was with the boy, and he grew. He lived in the wilderness, and became, as he grew up, an archer.

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass that God was with the boy, and he grew, - and dwelt in the desert, and he became as he grew up, an archer,

Webster

And God was with the lad; and he grew, and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.

World English Bible

God was with the boy, and he grew. He lived in the wilderness, and became, as he grew up, an archer.

Youngs Literal Translation

and God is with the youth, and he groweth, and dwelleth in the wilderness, and is an archer;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

was with the lad
נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 239

and he grew
גּדל 
Gadal 
magnify , great , grow , nourish up , grow up , greater ,
Usage: 115

and dwelt
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the wilderness
מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

References

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Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Hagar And Ishmael

19 Then God opened her eyes and she saw a well of water; and she went and filled the skin with water and gave the lad a drink. 20 God was with the lad, and he grew; and he lived in the wilderness and became an archer. 21 He lived in the wilderness of Paran, and his mother took a wife for him from the land of Egypt.


Cross References

Genesis 28:15

"Behold, I am with you and will keep you wherever you go, and will bring you back to this land; for I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you."

Genesis 39:21

But the LORD was with Joseph and extended kindness to him, and gave him favor in the sight of the chief jailer.

Genesis 16:12

"He will be a wild donkey of a man, His hand will be against everyone, And everyone's hand will be against him; And he will live to the east of all his brothers."

Genesis 39:2-3

The LORD was with Joseph, so he became a successful man. And he was in the house of his master, the Egyptian.

Genesis 10:9

He was a mighty hunter before the LORD; therefore it is said, "Like Nimrod a mighty hunter before the LORD."

Genesis 17:20

"As for Ishmael, I have heard you; behold, I will bless him, and will make him fruitful and will multiply him exceedingly He shall become the father of twelve princes, and I will make him a great nation.

Genesis 25:27

When the boys grew up, Esau became a skillful hunter, a man of the field, but Jacob was a peaceful man, living in tents.

Genesis 27:3

"Now then, please take your gear, your quiver and your bow, and go out to the field and hunt game for me;

Genesis 49:23-24

"The archers bitterly attacked him, And shot at him and harassed him;

Judges 6:12

The angel of the LORD appeared to him and said to him, "The LORD is with you, O valiant warrior."

Judges 13:24-25

Then the woman gave birth to a son and named him Samson; and the child grew up and the LORD blessed him.

Luke 1:80

And the child continued to grow and to become strong in spirit, and he lived in the deserts until the day of his public appearance to Israel.

Luke 2:40

The Child continued to grow and become strong, increasing in wisdom; and the grace of God was upon Him.

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