Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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

And Jacob tore his clothes, 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.

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

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Morish

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Context Readings

Joseph Sold Into Slavery

33 He recognized it, and said, "It is my son's coat. An evil animal has devoured him. Joseph is without doubt torn in pieces." 34 Jacob tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his waist, and mourned for his son many days. 35 All his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. He said, "For I will go down to Sheol to my son mourning." His father wept for him.



Cross References

Genesis 37:29

Reuben returned to the pit; and saw that Joseph wasn't in the pit; and he tore his clothes.

2 Samuel 3:31

David said to Joab, and to all the people who were with him, Tear your clothes, and clothe yourselves with sackcloth, and mourn before Abner. King David followed the bier.

Joshua 7:6

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

2 Samuel 1:11

Then David took hold on his clothes, and tore them; and likewise all the men who were with him.

1 Kings 20:31

His servants said to him, "See now, we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel are merciful kings. Please let us put sackcloth on our bodies, and ropes on our heads, and go out to the king of Israel. Maybe he will save your life."

1 Kings 21:27

It happened, when Ahab heard those words, that he tore his clothes, and put sackcloth on his flesh, and fasted, and lay in sackcloth, and went softly.

2 Kings 19:1

It happened, when king Hezekiah heard it, that he tore his clothes, and covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the house of Yahweh.

1 Chronicles 21:16

David lifted up his eyes, and saw the angel of Yahweh standing between earth and the sky, having a drawn sword in his hand stretched out over Jerusalem. Then David and the elders, clothed in sackcloth, fell on their faces.

Ezra 9:3-5

When I heard this thing, I tore my garment and my robe, and plucked off the hair of my head and of my beard, and sat down confounded.

Nehemiah 9:1

Now in the twenty-fourth day of this month the children of Israel were assembled with fasting, and with sackcloth, and earth on them.

Esther 4:1-3

Now when Mordecai found out all that was done, Mordecai tore his clothes, and put on sackcloth with ashes, and went out into the midst of the city, and wailed loudly and a bitterly.

Job 1:20

Then Job arose, and tore his robe, and shaved his head, and fell down on the ground, and worshiped.

Job 2:12

When they lifted up their eyes from a distance, and didn't recognize him, they raised their voices, and wept; and they each tore his robe, and sprinkled dust on their heads toward the sky.

Psalm 69:11

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

Isaiah 22:12-13

In that day, the Lord, Yahweh of Armies, called to weeping, and to mourning, and to baldness, and to dressing in sackcloth:

Isaiah 32:11

Tremble, you women who are at ease! Be troubled, you careless ones! Strip yourselves, make yourselves naked, 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

They were not afraid, nor tore their garments, neither the king, nor any of his servants who heard all these words.

Joel 2:13

Tear your heart, and not your garments, and turn to Yahweh, your God; for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abundant in loving kindness, and relents from sending calamity.

Jonah 3:5-8

The people of Nineveh believed God; and they proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.

Matthew 11:21

"Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the mighty works had been done in Tyre and Sidon which were done in you, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.

Matthew 26:65

Then the high priest tore his clothing, saying, "He has spoken blasphemy! Why do we need any more witnesses? Behold, now you have heard his blasphemy.

Acts 14:14

But when the apostles, Barnabas and Paul, heard of it, they tore their clothes, and sprang into the multitude, crying out,

Revelation 11:3

I will give power to my two witnesses, and they will prophesy one thousand two hundred sixty days, clothed in sackcloth."

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