Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Later he settled in the desert area of Paran, and his mother chose a wife for him from the land of Egypt.

New American Standard Bible

He lived in the wilderness of Paran, and his mother took a wife for him from the land of Egypt.

King James Version

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran: and his mother took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

Holman Bible

He settled in the Wilderness of Paran, and his mother got a wife for him from the land of Egypt.

A Conservative Version

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran. And his mother took for him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

American Standard Version

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran. And his mother took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

Amplified

He dwelt in the Wilderness of Paran; and his mother took a wife for him out of the land of Egypt.

Bible in Basic English

And while he was in the waste land of Paran, his mother got him a wife from the land of Egypt.

Darby Translation

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran. And his mother took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran, and his mother took a wife for him out of the land of Egypt.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will dwell in the desert Paran: and his mother will take to him a wife from the land of Egypt

King James 2000

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran: and his mother took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he lived in the wilderness of Paran. And his mother took a wife for him from the land of Egypt.

Modern King James verseion

And he lived in the wilderness of Paran, and his mother took a wife for him out of the land of Egypt.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran. And his mother got him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

NET Bible

He lived in the wilderness of Paran. His mother found a wife for him from the land of Egypt.

New Heart English Bible

He lived in the wilderness of Paran. His mother took a wife for him out of the land of Egypt.

The Emphasized Bible

And he dwelt in the desert of Paran, - and his mother took him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

Webster

And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran: and his mother took for him a wife out of the land of Egypt.

World English Bible

He lived in the wilderness of Paran. His mother took a wife for him out of the land of Egypt.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he dwelleth in the wilderness of Paran, and his mother taketh for him a wife from the land of Egypt.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And he dwelt
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the wilderness
מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

of Paran
פּארן 
Pa'ran 
Usage: 11

and his mother
אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

him a wife
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

out of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

Context Readings

Hagar And Ishmael

20 God was with the boy as he grew up. He settled in the wilderness and became an expert archer. 21 Later he settled in the desert area of Paran, and his mother chose a wife for him from the land of Egypt. 22 About that time, Abimelech and Phicol, the commander of his army, told Abraham, "God is with you in everything that you're doing.


Cross References

Genesis 24:3-4

as a promise to the LORD, the God of heaven and earth, that you won't acquire a wife for my son from the Canaanite women among whom I'm living.

Genesis 26:34-35

When Esau was 40 years old, he married Judith, the daughter of Beeri the Hittite and Basemath, the daughter of Elon the Hittite.

Genesis 27:46-2

Rebekah also told herself, "Heth's daughters are making me tired of living. If Jacob marries one of Heth's daughters, and she turns out to be just like these other local women, what kind of life would there be left for me?"

Numbers 10:12

so the Israelis set out from the Sinai Wilderness until the cloud settled in the Paran Wilderness,

Numbers 12:16

After that, the people traveled from Hazeroth and encamped in the Wilderness of Paran.

Numbers 13:3

So that's just what Moses did, sending them from the Wilderness of Paran according to the LORD's instructions. All of the men were Israeli leaders.

Numbers 13:26

came in to Moses and Aaron, and delivered their report to the entire congregation of Israel in the Wilderness of Paran at Kadesh. They brought back their report to the entire congregation and showed them the fruit of the land.

Judges 14:2

Then he returned and told his father and mother, "In Timnah I saw a woman of Philistine origin." He ordered them, "Get her for me as a wife. Now!"

1 Samuel 25:1

Samuel died and all Israel assembled to mourn for him. They buried him at his home in Ramah.

1 Corinthians 7:38

So then the man who marries the virgin acts appropriately, but the man who refrains from marriage does even better.

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