Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days.

King James Version

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Holman Bible

Then Jacob tore his clothes, put sackcloth around his waist, and mourned for his son many days.

International Standard Version

So Jacob tore his clothes, dressed himself in sackcloth, and then mourned many days for his son.

A Conservative Version

And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

American Standard Version

And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Amplified

So Jacob tore his clothes [in grief], put on sackcloth and mourned many days for his son.

Bible in Basic English

Then Jacob, giving signs of grief, put on haircloth, and went on weeping for his son day after day.

Darby Translation

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will rend his garments, and will put sackcloth upon his loins, and will mourn for his son many days.

King James 2000

And Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jacob tore his clothes and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days.

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth about his loins, and sorrowed for his son a long season.

NET Bible

Then Jacob tore his clothes, put on sackcloth, and mourned for his son many days.

New Heart English Bible

Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his waist, and mourned for his son many days.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jacob rent his garments, and put sackcloth upon his loins, - and mourned over his son many days.

Webster

And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

World English Bible

Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his waist, and mourned for his son many days.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jacob rendeth his raiment, and putteth sackcloth on his loins, and becometh a mourner for his son many days,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

קרע 
Qara` 
Usage: 63

שׂמלה 
Simlah 
Usage: 29

and put
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

שׂק 
Saq 
Usage: 48

מתן 
Mothen 
Usage: 47

and mourned
H56
אבל 
'abal 
Usage: 39

רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

References

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Joseph Sold Into Slavery

33 Then he examined it and said, “It is my son’s tunic. A wild beast has devoured him; Joseph has surely been torn to pieces!” 34 So Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days. 35 Then all his sons and all his daughters arose to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. And he said, “Surely I will go down to Sheol in mourning for my son.” So his father wept for him.



Cross References

Genesis 37:29

Now Reuben returned to the pit, and behold, Joseph was not in the pit; so he tore his garments.

2 Samuel 3:31

Then David said to Joab and to all the people who were with him, “Tear your clothes and gird on sackcloth and lament before Abner.” And King David walked behind the bier.

Joshua 7:6

Then Joshua tore his clothes and fell to the earth on his face before the ark of the Lord until the evening, both he and the elders of Israel; and they put dust on their heads.

2 Samuel 1:11

Then David took hold of his clothes and tore them, and so also did all the men who were with him.

1 Kings 20:31

His servants said to him, “Behold now, we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel are merciful kings, please let us put sackcloth on our loins and ropes on our heads, and go out to the king of Israel; perhaps he will save your life.”

1 Kings 21:27

It came about when Ahab heard these words, that he tore his clothes and put on sackcloth and fasted, and he lay in sackcloth and went about despondently.

2 Kings 19:1

And when King Hezekiah heard it, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth and entered the house of the Lord.

1 Chronicles 21:16

Then David lifted up his eyes and saw the angel of the Lord standing between earth and heaven, with his drawn sword in his hand stretched out over Jerusalem. Then David and the elders, covered with sackcloth, fell on their faces.

Ezra 9:3-5

When I heard about this matter, I tore my garment and my robe, and pulled some of the hair from my head and my beard, and sat down appalled.

Nehemiah 9:1

Now on the twenty-fourth day of this month the sons of Israel assembled with fasting, in sackcloth and with dirt upon them.

Esther 4:1-3

When Mordecai learned all that had been done, he tore his clothes, put on sackcloth and ashes, and went out into the midst of the city and wailed loudly and bitterly.

Job 1:20

Then Job arose and tore his robe and shaved his head, and he fell to the ground and worshiped.

Job 2:12

When they lifted up their eyes at a distance and did not recognize him, they raised their voices and wept. And each of them tore his robe and they threw dust over their heads toward the sky.

Psalm 69:11

When I made sackcloth my clothing,
I became a byword to them.

Isaiah 22:12-13

Therefore in that day the Lord God of hosts called you to weeping, to wailing,
To shaving the head and to wearing sackcloth.

Isaiah 32:11

Tremble, you women who are at ease;
Be troubled, you complacent daughters;
Strip, undress and put sackcloth on your waist,

Isaiah 36:22-2

Then Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, who was over the household, and Shebna the scribe and Joah the son of Asaph, the recorder, came to Hezekiah with their clothes torn and told him the words of Rabshakeh.

Jeremiah 36:24

Yet the king and all his servants who heard all these words were not afraid, nor did they rend their garments.

Joel 2:13

And rend your heart and not your garments.”
Now return to the Lord your God,
For He is gracious and compassionate,
Slow to anger, abounding in lovingkindness
And relenting of evil.

Jonah 3:5-8

Then the people of Nineveh believed in God; and they called a fast and put on sackcloth from the greatest to the least of them.

Matthew 11:21

Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles had occurred in Tyre and Sidon which occurred in you, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.

Matthew 26:65

Then the high priest tore his robes and said, “He has blasphemed! What further need do we have of witnesses? Behold, you have now heard the blasphemy;

Acts 14:14

But when the apostles Barnabas and Paul heard of it, they tore their robes and rushed out into the crowd, crying out

Revelation 11:3

And I will grant authority to my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for twelve hundred and sixty days, clothed in sackcloth.”

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