Parallel Verses

Amplified

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you; give me property for a burial place among you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

New American Standard Bible

"I am a stranger and a sojourner among you; give me a burial site among you that I may bury my dead out of my sight."

King James Version

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

Holman Bible

“I am a foreign resident among you. Give me a burial site among you so that I can bury my dead.”

International Standard Version

"I am an alien and an outsider among you. Give me a cemetery among you where I can bury my dead away from my presence."

A Conservative Version

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you. Give me a possession of a burying place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

American Standard Version

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you. Give me a possession of a burying-place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

Bible in Basic English

I am living among you as one from a strange country: give me some land here as my property, so that I may put my dead to rest

Darby Translation

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you; give me a possession of a sepulchre with you, that I may bury my dead from before me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you; give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

Julia Smith Translation

I am a sojourner and stranger with you: give me the possession of a grave with you, and I will bury my dead from my face.

King James 2000

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a burying place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"I [am] a stranger and an alien among you; give to me {my own burial site} among you so that I may bury my dead from before me.

Modern King James verseion

I am a stranger and a visitor with you. Give me a possession of a burying place with you, so that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"I am a stranger and a foreigner among you; give me a possession to bury in with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight."

NET Bible

"I am a temporary settler among you. Grant me ownership of a burial site among you so that I may bury my dead."

New Heart English Bible

"I am a stranger and a foreigner living with you. Give me a possession of a burying-place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight."

The Emphasized Bible

A sojourner and settler, am I with you, - Give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, That I may bury my dead, from before me.

Webster

I am a stranger and a sojourner with you; give me a possession of a burying-place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.

World English Bible

"I am a stranger and a foreigner living with you. Give me a possession of a burying-place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight."

Youngs Literal Translation

A sojourner and a settler I am with you; give to me a possession of a burying-place with you, and I bury my dead from before me.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I am a stranger
גּיר גּר 
Ger 
Usage: 92

and a sojourner
תּשׁב תּושׁב 
Towshab 
Usage: 14

with you give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

me a possession
אחזּה 
'achuzzah 
Usage: 66

קברה קבר 
Qeber 
Usage: 67

with you, that I may bury
קבר 
Qabar 
Usage: 133

my dead
מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Sarah's Death And Burial

3 And Abraham stood up from before his dead and said to the sons of Heth, 4 I am a stranger and a sojourner with you; give me property for a burial place among you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight. 5 And the Hittites replied to Abraham,


Cross References

Genesis 17:8

And I will give to you and to your posterity after you the land in which you are a stranger [going from place to place], all the land of Canaan, for an everlasting possession; and I will be their God.

1 Chronicles 29:15

For we are strangers before You, and sojourners, as all our fathers were; our days on the earth are like a shadow, and there is no hope or expectation of remaining.

Hebrews 11:9

[Prompted] by faith he dwelt as a temporary resident in the land which was designated in the promise [of God, though he was like a stranger] in a strange country, living in tents with Isaac and Jacob, fellow heirs with him of the same promise.

Genesis 49:30

In the cave in the field at Machpelah, east of Mamre in the land of Canaan, that Abraham bought, along with the field of Ephron the Hittite, to possess as a cemetery.

Leviticus 25:23

The land shall not be sold into perpetual ownership, for the land is Mine; you are [only] strangers and temporary residents with Me.

Psalm 39:12

Hear my prayer, O Lord, and give ear to my cry; hold not Your peace at my tears! For I am Your passing guest, a temporary resident, as all my fathers were.

Psalm 119:19

I am a stranger and a temporary resident on the earth; hide not Your commandments from me.

Acts 7:5

Yet He gave him no inheritable property in it, [no] not even enough ground to set his foot on; but He promised that He would give it to Him for a permanent possession and to his descendants after him, even though [as yet] he had no child.

Genesis 3:19

In the sweat of your face shall you eat bread until you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; for dust you are and to dust you shall return.

Genesis 47:9

Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are 130 years; few and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and they have not attained to those of the life of my fathers in their pilgrimage.

Genesis 50:13

For his sons carried him to the land of Canaan and buried him in the cave of the field of Machpelah, east of Mamre, which Abraham bought, along with the field, for a possession as a burying place from Ephron the Hittite.

Job 30:23

For I know that You will bring me to death and to the house [of meeting] appointed for all the living.

Psalm 105:12-13

When they were but a few men in number, in fact, very few, and were temporary residents and strangers in it,

Ecclesiastes 6:3

If a man begets a hundred children and lives many years so that the days of his years are many, but his life is not filled with good, and also he is given no burial [honors nor is laid to rest in the sepulcher of his fathers], I say that [he who had] an untimely birth [resulting in death] is better off than he,

Ecclesiastes 12:5

Also when [the old] are afraid of danger from that which is high, and fears are in the way, and the almond tree [their white hair] blooms, and the grasshopper [a little thing] is a burden, and desire and appetite fail, because man goes to his everlasting home and the mourners go about the streets or marketplaces.

Ecclesiastes 12:7

Then shall the dust [out of which God made man's body] return to the earth as it was, and the spirit shall return to God Who gave it.

Hebrews 11:13-16

These people all died controlled and sustained by their faith, but not having received the tangible fulfillment of [God's] promises, only having seen it and greeted it from a great distance by faith, and all the while acknowledging and confessing that they were strangers and temporary residents and exiles upon the earth.

1 Peter 2:11

Beloved, I implore you as aliens and strangers and exiles [in this world] to abstain from the sensual urges (the evil desires, the passions of the flesh, your lower nature) that wage war against the soul.

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