Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

for he had possessions of flocks and herds and a great household, so that the Philistines envied him.

King James Version

For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and great store of servants: and the Philistines envied him.

Holman Bible

He had flocks of sheep, herds of cattle, and many slaves, and the Philistines were envious of him.

International Standard Version

He owned so many sheep, cattle, and servants that the Philistines eventually became envious of him.

A Conservative Version

And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great household. And the Philistines envied him.

American Standard Version

And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great household. And the Philistines envied him.

Amplified

He owned flocks, herds, and a great supply of servants, and the Philistines envied him.

Bible in Basic English

For he had great wealth of flocks and herds and great numbers of servants; so that the Philistines were full of envy.

Darby Translation

And he had possessions of flocks, and possessions of herds, and a great number of servants; and the Philistines envied him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

for he had possession of flocks, possession of herds, great store of servants, and the Philistines envied him.

Julia Smith Translation

And there will be to him possession of flocks, and possession of oxen, and service of many; and the Philistines will envy him.

King James 2000

For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and a great store of servants: and the Philistines envied him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he possessed sheep and cattle and many servants, so that the Philistines envied him.

Modern King James verseion

And he had possession of flocks and possession of herds, and many servants. And the Philistines envied him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that he had possession of sheep, of oxen, and a mighty household; so that the Philistines had envy at him,

NET Bible

He had so many sheep and cattle and such a great household of servants that the Philistines became jealous of him.

New Heart English Bible

He had possessions of flocks, possessions of herds, and a great household. The Philistines envied him.

The Emphasized Bible

So he came to have possessions of flocks gild possessions of herds, and a large body of servants, - and the Philistines envied him.

Webster

For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and very many servants: And the Philistines envied him.

World English Bible

He had possessions of flocks, possessions of herds, and a great household. The Philistines envied him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he hath possession of a flock, and possession of a herd, and an abundant service; and the Philistines envy him,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מקנה 
Miqneh 
Usage: 76

of flocks
צאון צאןo 
Tso'n 
Usage: 274

מקנה 
Miqneh 
Usage: 76

of herds
בּקר 
Baqar 
Usage: 183

רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

עבדּה 
`abuddah 
Usage: 2

and the Philistines
פּלשׁתּי 
P@lishtiy 
Usage: 288

קנא 
Qana' 
Usage: 34

Context Readings

Conflicts Over Wells

13 and the man became rich, and continued to grow richer until he became very wealthy; 14 for he had possessions of flocks and herds and a great household, so that the Philistines envied him. 15 Now all the wells which his father's servants had dug in the days of Abraham his father, the Philistines stopped up by filling them with earth.



Cross References

Genesis 37:11

His brothers were jealous of him, but his father kept the saying in mind.

Ecclesiastes 4:4

I have seen that every labor and every skill which is done is the result of rivalry between a man and his neighbor This too is vanity and striving after wind.

Genesis 12:16

Therefore he treated Abram well for her sake; and gave him sheep and oxen and donkeys and male and female servants and female donkeys and camels.

Genesis 13:2

Now Abram was very rich in livestock, in silver and in gold.

1 Samuel 18:9

Saul looked at David with suspicion from that day on.

Job 1:3

His possessions also were 7,000 sheep, 3,000 camels, 500 yoke of oxen, 500 female donkeys, and very many servants; and that man was the greatest of all the men of the east.

Job 5:2

"For anger slays the foolish man, And jealousy kills the simple.

Job 42:12

The LORD blessed the latter days of Job more than his beginning; and he had 14,000 sheep and 6,000 camels and 1,000 yoke of oxen and 1,000 female donkeys.

Psalm 112:3

Wealth and riches are in his house, And his righteousness endures forever.

Psalm 112:10

The wicked will see it and be vexed, He will gnash his teeth and melt away; The desire of the wicked will perish.

Psalm 144:13-14

Let our garners be full, furnishing every kind of produce, And our flocks bring forth thousands and ten thousands in our fields;

Proverbs 10:22

It is the blessing of the LORD that makes rich, And He adds no sorrow to it.

Proverbs 27:4

Wrath is fierce and anger is a flood, But who can stand before jealousy?



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