Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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.

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

and great store
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

עבדּה 
`abuddah 
Usage: 2

and the Philistines
פּלשׁתּי 
P@lishtiy 
Usage: 288

קנא 
Qana' 
Usage: 34

References

Context Readings

Conflicts Over Wells

13 and the man became rich and kept getting richer until he was very wealthy. 14 He had flocks of sheep, herds of cattle, and many slaves, and the Philistines were envious of him. 15 The Philistines stopped up all the wells that his father’s slaves had dug in the days of his father Abraham, filling them with dirt.



Cross References

Genesis 37:11

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

Ecclesiastes 4:4

I saw that all labor and all skillful work is due to a man’s jealousy of his friend. This too is futile and a pursuit of the wind.

Genesis 12:16

He treated Abram well because of her, and Abram acquired flocks and herds, male and female donkeys, male and female slaves, and camels.

Genesis 13:2

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

1 Samuel 18:9

So Saul watched David jealously from that day forward.

Job 1:3

His estate included 7,000 sheep, 3,000 camels, 500 yoke of oxen, 500 female donkeys, and a very large number of servants. Job was the greatest man among all the people of the east.

Job 5:2

For anger kills a fool,
and jealousy slays the gullible.

Job 42:12

So the Lord blessed the last part of Job’s life more than the first. He owned 14,000 sheep, 6,000 camels, 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 man will see it and be angry;
he will gnash his teeth in despair.
The desire of the wicked man will come to nothing.

Psalm 144:13-14

Our storehouses will be full,
supplying all kinds of produce;
our flocks will increase by thousands
and tens of thousands in our open fields.

Proverbs 10:22

The Lord’s blessing enriches,
and struggle adds nothing to it.

Proverbs 27:4

Fury is cruel, and anger a flood,
but who can withstand jealousy?

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