Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"My punishment is too great to bear," Cain told the LORD.

New American Standard Bible

Cain said to the Lord, “My punishment is too great to bear!

King James Version

And Cain said unto the LORD, My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Holman Bible

But Cain answered the Lord, “My punishment is too great to bear!

A Conservative Version

And Cain said to LORD, My punishment is greater than I can bear.

American Standard Version

And Cain said unto Jehovah, My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Amplified

Cain said to the Lord, “My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Bible in Basic English

And Cain said, My punishment is greater than my strength.

Darby Translation

And Cain said to Jehovah, My punishment is too great to be borne.

Julia Smith Translation

And Cain will say to Jehovah, My sin is great, above bearing.

King James 2000

And Cain said unto the LORD, My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Cain said to Yahweh, "My punishment [is] greater than [I can] bear.

Modern King James verseion

And Cain said to Jehovah, My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Cain said unto the LORD, "My sin is greater, than that it may be forgiven.

NET Bible

Then Cain said to the Lord, "My punishment is too great to endure!

New Heart English Bible

Cain said to the LORD, "My punishment is greater than I can bear.

The Emphasized Bible

And Cain said unto Yahweh - Greater is my punishment than I can bear.

Webster

And Cain said to the LORD, My punishment is greater than I can bear.

World English Bible

Cain said to Yahweh, "My punishment is greater than I can bear.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Cain saith unto Jehovah, 'Greater is my punishment than to be borne;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קין 
Qayin 
Usage: 19

unto the Lord

Usage: 0

עוון עון 
`avon 
Usage: 230

is greater
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Context Readings

Cain And Abel

12 Whenever you work the ground, it will no longer yield its produce to you, and you'll wander throughout the earth as a fugitive." 13 "My punishment is too great to bear," Cain told the LORD. 14 "You're driving me from the soil today. I'll be hidden from you, and I'll wander throughout the earth as a fugitive. In the future, whoever finds me will kill me."


Cross References

Job 15:22

He does not believe he will escape darkness; he is destined for the sword.

Revelation 16:9

and they were burned by the fierce heat. They cursed the name of God, who has the authority over these plagues. They did not repent and give him glory.

Revelation 16:11

and cursed the God of heaven because of their pain-filled sores. But they did not repent of their behavior.

Revelation 16:21

Huge hailstones, each weighing about a talent, fell from the sky on people, who cursed God because the plague of hail was so terrible.

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