Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

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

Isaac said, “See here, 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.

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.

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 And it cometh to pass that Isaac is aged, and his eyes are too dim for seeing, and he calleth Esau his elder son, and saith unto him, 'My son;' and he saith unto him, 'Here am I.' 2 And he saith, 'Lo, I pray thee, I have become aged, I have not known the day of my death; 3 and now, take up, I pray thee, thy instruments, thy quiver, and thy bow, and go out to the field, and hunt for me provision,


Cross References

Genesis 47:29

And the days of Israel are near to die, and he calleth for his son, for Joseph, and saith to him, 'If, I pray thee, I have found grace in thine eyes, put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh, and thou hast done with me kindness and truth; bury me not, I pray thee, in Egypt,

Genesis 48:21

And Israel saith unto Joseph, 'Lo, I am dying, and God hath been with you, and hath brought you back unto the land of your fathers;

1 Samuel 20:3

And David sweareth again, and saith, 'Thy father hath certainly known that I have found grace in thine eyes, and he saith, Let not Jonathan know this, lest he be grieved; and yet, Jehovah liveth, and thy soul liveth, but -- as a step between me and death.'

Proverbs 27:1

Boast not thyself of to-morrow, For thou knowest not what a day bringeth forth.

Ecclesiastes 9:10

All that thy hand findeth to do, with thy power do, for there is no work, and device, and knowledge, and wisdom in Sheol whither thou art going.

Isaiah 38:1

In those days hath Hezekiah been sick unto death, and come in unto him doth Isaiah son of Amoz, the prophet, and saith unto him, 'Thus said Jehovah: Give a charge to thy house, for thou art dying, and dost not live.'

Isaiah 38:3

and saith, 'I pray thee, O Jehovah, remember, I pray Thee, how I have walked habitually before Thee in truth, and with a perfect heart, and that which is good in thine eyes I have done;' and Hezekiah weepeth -- a great weeping.

Mark 13:35

watch ye, therefore, for ye have not known when the lord of the house doth come, at even, or at midnight, or at cock-crowing, or at the morning;

James 4:14

who do not know the thing of the morrow; for what is your life? for it is a vapour that is appearing for a little, and then is vanishing;

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