Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And the woman will see that the tree is good for food, and that it is a desire to the eyes, and a tree desired to make wise; and she will take from its fruit and will eat, and will give also to her man with her, and he will eat

New American Standard Bible

When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was desirable to make one wise, she took from its fruit and ate; and she gave also to her husband with her, and he ate.

King James Version

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat.

Holman Bible

Then the woman saw that the tree was good for food and delightful to look at, and that it was desirable for obtaining wisdom. So she took some of its fruit and ate it; she also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate it.

International Standard Version

When the woman saw that the tree produced good food, was attractive in appearance, and was desirable for making one wise, she took some of its fruit and ate it. Then she also gave some to her husband who was with her, and he ate some, too.

A Conservative Version

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make wise, she took of the fruit of it, and ate. And she also gave to her husband with her, and h

American Standard Version

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat; and she gave also unto her husband with her, and he did eat.

Amplified

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was delightful to look at, and a tree to be desired in order to make one wise and insightful, she took some of its fruit and ate it; and she also gave some to her husband with her, and he ate.

Bible in Basic English

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and a delight to the eyes, and to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit, and gave it to her husband.

Darby Translation

And the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a pleasure for the eyes, and the tree was to be desired to give intelligence; and she took of its fruit, and ate, and gave also to her husband with her, and he ate.

King James 2000

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When the woman saw that the tree [was] good for food and that it [was] a delight to the eyes, and the tree was desirable to make [one] wise, then she took from its fruit and she ate. And she gave [it] also to her husband with her, and he ate.

Modern King James verseion

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasing to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make wise, she took of its fruit, and ate. She also gave to her husband with her, and he ate.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the woman saw that it was a good tree to eat of, and lusty unto the eyes, and a pleasant tree for to make wise. And took of the fruit of it and ate, and gave unto her husband also with her, and he ate.

NET Bible

When the woman saw that the tree produced fruit that was good for food, was attractive to the eye, and was desirable for making one wise, she took some of its fruit and ate it. She also gave some of it to her husband who was with her, and he ate it.

New Heart English Bible

When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit, and ate; and she gave some to her husband with her, and he ate.

The Emphasized Bible

And, when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was desirable to the eyes and the tree was pleasant to make one knowing, then took she of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and she gave to her husband also, along with her, and he did eat.

Webster

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise; she took of its fruit, and ate, and gave also to her husband with her, and he ate.

World English Bible

When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit, and ate; and she gave some to her husband with her, and he ate.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the woman seeth that the tree is good for food, and that it is pleasant to the eyes, and the tree is desirable to make one wise, and she taketh of its fruit and eateth, and giveth also to her husband with her, and he doth eat;

Themes

Adam » Fall of

Ambition » Exemplified » Adam and eve

Ambition » Instances of » Eve

Bible stories for children » The woman who exchanged her home and all she had for an apple

Common delusions » Thinking that sin will give fulness of life

Covetousness » Instances of » Eve, in desiring the forbidden fruit

Curiosity » Instances of » Of eve

Disobedience to God » Exemplified » Adam and eve

Disobedience to God » Instances of » Of adam and eve, eating the forbidden fruit

Earthly » Vision a source of temptation » To eve

Error » Known to God » Allurements of

Error » Definition of » Origin of

Evil » Temptresses, examples of women who have enticed men to sin » Eve

Fall » Of adam

Fall of man » By the disobedience of adam

Influence » Evil » Eve over adam

Knowledge » May become a hinderance instead of a help to men » Desire for, a source of temptation

Knowledge » Danger of » Desire for, a source of temptation

Man » Disobeyed God by eating part of the forbidden fruit

Notable women » Eve, the woman of curiosity

Serpent » Satan appears to eve in the form of

Sin » Allurements of

Sin » Of youth, results of » Origin of

Sin » The wicked » Tempt others to

Sin » How sin entered into the world

Sin » Entered into the world by adam

Sins » Increment » Origin

Temptation » Voluntary entering into

Temptation » Yielding to temptation » The lure of forbidden fruit

Temptation » Yielding to temptation » Adam

Temptresses » Eve

Transgression » Known to God » Allurements of

Transgression » Sin, definition of » Origin of

Trees » Of knowledge

Unbelief » Exemplified

Unbelief » Instances of » Eve

Vision » Earthly, a source of temptation » To eve

Woman » Creation and temptation of

Woman » Deceived by satan

Woman » Led man to disobey God

Women » Counsel of » Creation and temptation of

Women » Why women should not have authority over men

Women » Fall of, and curse upon

Women » Instances of » Eve, in yielding to temptation and seducing her husband

Women » Temptresses » Eve

Women » Notable » Eve, the woman of curiosity

Women » First to sin

Yielding to temptation » The lure of forbidden fruit

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And when the woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

saw
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

that the tree
עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

מאכל 
Ma'akal 
Usage: 30

and that it
היא הוּא 
Huw' 
Usage: 1716

תּאוה 
Ta'avah 
Usage: 20

to the eyes
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

and a tree
עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

to be desired
חמד 
Chamad 
Usage: 30

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

of the fruit thereof
פּרי 
P@riy 
Usage: 119

and did eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

and gave
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

גּם 
Gam 
also, as, even, again, and,
Usage: 761

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

References

Images Genesis 3:6

Prayers for Genesis 3:6

Context Readings

The Fall

5 For God is knowing in the day of your eating from it, and your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as God, knowing good and evil. 6 And the woman will see that the tree is good for food, and that it is a desire to the eyes, and a tree desired to make wise; and she will take from its fruit and will eat, and will give also to her man with her, and he will eat 7 And the eyes of the two shall be opened, and they shall know that they are naked; and they shall sew together the leaves of the fig tree, and shall make to themselves girdles.


Cross References

1 Timothy 2:14

And Adam was not deceived, but the woman, having been deceived, was in the transgression.

1 John 2:16

For every thing which in the world, the eager desire of the flesh, and the eager desire of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.

Joshua 7:21

And I shall see in the plunder a wide cloak of Shinar, a good one, and two hundred shekels of silver and one tongue of gold of fifty shekels from its weight, and I shall desire them, and shall take them, and behold them hid in the earth in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.

Genesis 3:12

And the man will say, The woman which thou gavest with me, she gave to me from the tree, and I shall eat

Genesis 3:17

And to Adam he said, Because thou didst listen to the voice of thy wife, and thou wilt eat from the tree which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat from it; cursed the earth for thy sake; in labor shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life;

Hosea 6:7

And they as man passed by the covenant: there they acted faithlessly against me.

Romans 5:12-19

Therefore, as by one man sin came into the world, and by sin death; and so death passed upon all men, in that all have sinned:

Genesis 6:2

And the sons of God will see the daughters of Adam that they are good, and they will take to them wives of all which they chose.

Genesis 39:7

And it will be after these words, and his lord's wife will lift up her eyes to Joseph, and she will say, Lie with me.

Judges 16:1-2

And Samson will go to Gaza, and he will see there a woman, a harlot, and he will go in to her.

2 Samuel 11:2

And it will be at the time of the evening, and David will rise from off his bed, and will go upon the roof of the king's house: and he will see from the roof a woman washing herself; and the woman good of aspect exceedingly.

Job 31:1

I cut out a covenant for mine eyes; and why shall I show myself attentive to a virgin?

Ezekiel 24:16

Son of man, behold me taking from thee-the desire of thine eyes with a blow: and thou. shalt not lament, and thou shalt not weep, and thy tears shall not go.

Ezekiel 24:21

Say to the house of Israel, Thus said the Lord Jehovah, Behold me profaning my holy place, the excellency of your strength, the desire of your eyes, and the pity of your soul, and your sons and your daughters whom ye left, shall fall by the sword.

Ezekiel 24:25

And thou son of man, was it not in the day, I took from them their strength, the joy of their glory the desire of their eyes, the lifting up of their soul, their sons and their daughters.

Matthew 5:28

But I say to you, That every one seeing a woman, to eagerly desire her, has already committed adultery with her, in his heart.

James 1:14-15

And each is tempted from his own lust, being drawn out, and decoyed.

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