Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Now Er, Judah's first son, did evil in the eyes of the Lord, so that he put him to death.

New American Standard Bible

But Er, Judah’s firstborn, was evil in the sight of the Lord, so the Lord took his life.

King James Version

And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD slew him.

Holman Bible

Now Er, Judah’s firstborn, was evil in the Lord’s sight, and the Lord put him to death.

International Standard Version

But the LORD considered Er, Judah's oldest son, to be wicked so he put him to death.

A Conservative Version

And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of LORD, and LORD killed him.

American Standard Version

And Er, Judah's first-born, was wicked in the sight of Jehovah. And Jehovah slew him.

Amplified

But Er, Judah’s firstborn, was evil in the sight of the Lord, and the Lord killed him [in judgment].

Darby Translation

And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of Jehovah, and Jehovah slew him.

Julia Smith Translation

And Er, Judah's first-born, will be evil in the eyes of Jehovah: and Jehovah will kill him.

King James 2000

And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD slew him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Er, the firstborn of Judah, was evil in the eyes of Yahweh, and Yahweh killed him.

Modern King James verseion

And Er, Judah's first-born, was wicked in the sight of Jehovah. And Jehovah killed him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But this Er, Judah's eldest son, was wicked in the sight of the LORD; wherefore the LORD slew him.

NET Bible

But Er, Judah's firstborn, was evil in the Lord's sight, so the Lord killed him.

New Heart English Bible

Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the LORD. The LORD killed him.

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass that Er, Judah's firstborn was displeasing in the eyes of Yahweh, - so Yahweh put him to death,

Webster

And Er, Judah's first-born, was wicked in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD slew him.

World English Bible

Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked in the sight of Yahweh. Yahweh killed him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Er, Judah's first-born, is evil in the eyes of Jehovah, and Jehovah doth put him to death.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ער 
`Er 
Er
Usage: 10

יהוּדה 
Y@huwdah 
Usage: 648

בּכור 
B@kowr 
Usage: 117

in the sight
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

of the Lord

Usage: 0

and the Lord

Usage: 0

מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

References

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Hastings

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Morish

Smith

Er

Watsons

Context Readings

Judah And Tamar

6 And Judah took a wife for his first son Er, and her name was Tamar. 7 Now Er, Judah's first son, did evil in the eyes of the Lord, so that he put him to death. 8 Then Judah said to Onan, Go in to your brother's wife and do what it is right for a husband's brother to do; make her your wife and get offspring for your brother.


Cross References

1 Chronicles 2:3

The sons of Judah: Er and Onan and Shelah; these three were his sons by Bathshua, the Canaanite woman. And Er, Judah's oldest son, did evil in the eyes of the Lord; and he put him to death.

Genesis 46:12

And the sons of Judah: Er and Onan and Shelah and Perez and Zerah: but Er and Onan had come to their death in the land of Canaan; and the sons of Perez were Hezron and Hamul.

Numbers 26:19

The sons of Judah, Er and Onan: and Er and Onan had come to their death in the land of Canaan.

Genesis 6:8

But Noah had grace in the eyes of God.

Genesis 13:13

Now the men of Sodom were evil, and great sinners before the Lord.

Genesis 19:13

For we are about to send destruction on this place, because a great outcry against them has come to the ears of the Lord; and the Lord has sent us to put an end to the town.

2 Chronicles 33:6

More than this, he made his children go through the fire in the valley of the son of Hinnom; and he made use of secret arts, and signs for reading the future, and unnatural powers, and gave positions to those who had control of spirits and to wonder-workers: he did much evil in the eyes of the Lord, moving him to wrath.

Psalm 55:23

But you, O God, will send them down into the underworld; the cruel and the false will be cut off before half their days are ended; but I will have faith in you.

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