Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

And Jehovah appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt. Dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of.

New American Standard Bible

The Lord appeared to him and said, “Do not go down to Egypt; stay in the land of which I shall tell you.

King James Version

And the LORD appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt; dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of:

Holman Bible

The Lord appeared to him and said, “Do not go down to Egypt. Live in the land that I tell you about;

International Standard Version

That's when the LORD appeared to Isaac. "You are not to go down to Egypt," he said. "Instead, you are to settle down in an area within this land where I'll tell you.

A Conservative Version

And LORD appeared to him, and said, Do not go down into Egypt. Dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of.

Amplified

The Lord appeared to him and said, “Do not go down to Egypt; stay in the land of which I will tell you.

Bible in Basic English

And the Lord came to him in a vision and said, Do not go down to Egypt; keep in the land of which I will give you knowledge:

Darby Translation

And Jehovah appeared to him and said, Go not down to Egypt: dwell in the land that I shall tell thee of.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will be seen to him, and will say, Thou. shalt not go down to Egypt: dwell in the land which I shall say to thee.

King James 2000

And the LORD appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt; dwell in the land which I shall tell you of:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Yahweh appeared to him and said, "Do not go down to Egypt; dwell in the land which I will show to you.

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah appeared to him and said, Do not go down into Egypt. Live in the land which I shall tell you of.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then the LORD appeared unto him and said, "Go not down into Egypt, but bide in the land which I say unto thee:

NET Bible

The Lord appeared to Isaac and said, "Do not go down to Egypt; settle down in the land that I will point out to you.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD appeared to him, and said, "Do not go down into Egypt. Live in the land I will tell you about.

The Emphasized Bible

and Yahweh appeared unto him, and said, do not go down towards Egypt, - Make thy habitation in the land, which I may name unto thee:

Webster

And the LORD appeared to him, and said, Go not down into Egypt: dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of.

World English Bible

Yahweh appeared to him, and said, "Don't go down into Egypt. Live in the land I will tell you about.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah appeareth unto him, and saith, 'Go not down towards Egypt, tabernacle in the land concerning which I speak unto thee,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the Lord

Usage: 0

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

Go not down
ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

שׁכן 
Shakan 
Usage: 128

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

References

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Context Readings

Isaac And Abimelech

1 And there was a famine in the land, besides the first famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went unto Abimelech king of the Philistines, unto Gerar. 2 And Jehovah appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt. Dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of. 3 Sojourn in this land, and I will be with thee, and will bless thee. For unto thee, and unto thy seed, I will give all these lands, and I will establish the oath which I sware unto Abraham thy father.


Cross References

Genesis 12:1

Now Jehovah said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto the land that I will show thee:

Genesis 12:7

And Jehovah appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto Jehovah, who appeared unto him.

Genesis 17:1

And when Abram was ninety years old and nine, Jehovah appeared to Abram, and said unto him, I am God Almighty; walk before me, and be thou perfect.

Genesis 18:1

And Jehovah appeared unto him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day;

Genesis 18:10-20

And he said, I will certainly return unto thee when the season cometh round; and, lo, Sarah thy wife shall have a son. And Sarah heard in the tent door, which was behind him.

Psalm 37:3

Trust in Jehovah, and do good; Dwell in the land, and feed on his faithfulness.

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