Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Isaac said, "Behold now, I am old and I do not know the day of my death.

King James Version

And he said, Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death:

Holman Bible

He said, "Look, I am old and do not know the day of my death.

International Standard Version

"Look how old I am! I could die any day now,

A Conservative Version

And he said, Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death.

American Standard Version

And he said, Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death.

Amplified

He said, See here now; I am old, I do not know when I may die.

Bible in Basic English

And he said, See now, I am old, and my death may take place at any time:

Darby Translation

And he said, Behold now, I am become old; I know not the day of my death.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said, Behold now, I am old: I know not the day of my death.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say, Behold now, I grew old; I knew not the day of my death.

King James 2000

And he said, Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said, "Look, I [am] old; I do not know the day of my death.

Modern King James verseion

And he said to him, Behold, here am I. And he said, Behold now, I am old, I do not know the day of my death.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said, "Behold, I am old and know not the day of my death:

NET Bible

Isaac said, "Since I am so old, I could die at any time.

New Heart English Bible

He said, "See now, I am old. I do not know the day of my death.

The Emphasized Bible

And he said, Behold, I pray thee, I am old, - I know not the day of my death.

Webster

And he said, Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death:

World English Bible

He said, "See now, I am old. I don't know the day of my death.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith, 'Lo, I pray thee, I have become aged, I have not known the day of my death;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Behold now, I am old
זקן 
Zaqen 
...old, aged
Usage: 27

not the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

References

Watsons

Context Readings

Jacob Steals Esau's Blessing

1 Now it came about, when Isaac was old and his eyes were too dim to see, that he called his older son Esau and said to him, "My son." And he said to him, "Here I am." 2 Isaac said, "Behold now, I am old and I do not know the day of my death. 3 "Now then, please take your gear, your quiver and your bow, and go out to the field and hunt game for me;


Cross References

Genesis 47:29

When the time for Israel to die drew near, he called his son Joseph and said to him, "Please, if I have found favor in your sight, place now your hand under my thigh and deal with me in kindness and faithfulness. Please do not bury me in Egypt,

Genesis 48:21

Then Israel said to Joseph, "Behold, I am about to die, but God will be with you, and bring you back to the land of your fathers.

1 Samuel 20:3

Yet David vowed again, saying, "Your father knows well that I have found favor in your sight, and he has said, 'Do not let Jonathan know this, or he will be grieved ' But truly as the LORD lives and as your soul lives, there is hardly a step between me and death."

Proverbs 27:1

Do not boast about tomorrow, For you do not know what a day may bring forth.

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might; for there is no activity or planning or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.

Isaiah 38:1

In those days Hezekiah became mortally ill And Isaiah the prophet the son of Amoz came to him and said to him, "Thus says the LORD, 'Set your house in order, for you shall die and not live.'"

Isaiah 38:3

and said, "Remember now, O LORD, I beseech You, how I have walked before You in truth and with a whole heart, and have done what is good in Your sight " And Hezekiah wept bitterly.

Mark 13:35

"Therefore, be on the alert--for you do not know when the master of the house is coming, whether in the evening, at midnight, or when the rooster crows, or in the morning--

James 4:14

Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away.

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