Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

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.

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 lived in the wilderness of Paran; and his mother took a wife for him from 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.

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

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 And God was with the lad; and he grew, and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer. 21 And he dwelt in the wilderness of Paran: and his mother took him a wife out of the land of Egypt. 22 And it came to pass at that time, that Abimelech and Phicol the chief captain of his host spoke unto Abraham, saying, God is with you in all that you do:


Cross References

Genesis 24:3-4

And I will make you swear by the LORD, the God of heaven, and the God of the earth, that you shall not take a wife unto my son of the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I dwell:

Genesis 26:34-35

And Esau was forty years old when he took to wife Judith the daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and Basemath the daughter of Elon the Hittite:

Genesis 27:46-2

And Rebekah said to Isaac, I am weary of my life because of the daughters of Heth: if Jacob takes a wife of the daughters of Heth, such as these who are of the daughters of the land, what good shall my life do me?

Numbers 10:12

And the children of Israel took their journeys out of the wilderness of Sinai; and the cloud rested in the wilderness of Paran.

Numbers 12:16

And afterward the people set out from Hazeroth, and encamped in the wilderness of Paran.

Numbers 13:3

And Moses by the commandment of the LORD sent them from the wilderness of Paran: all those men were heads of the children of Israel.

Numbers 13:26

And they went and came to Moses, and to Aaron, and to all the congregation of the children of Israel, unto the wilderness of Paran, to Kadesh; and brought back word unto them, and unto all the congregation, and showed them the fruit of the land.

Judges 14:2

And he came up, and told his father and his mother, and said, I have seen a woman in Timnah of the daughters of the Philistines: now therefore get her for me as a wife.

1 Samuel 25:1

And Samuel died; and all the Israelites were gathered together, and lamented over him, and buried him in his house at Ramah. And David arose, and went down to the wilderness of Paran.

1 Corinthians 7:38

So then he that gives her in marriage does well; but he that gives her not in marriage does better.

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