Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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!

International Standard Version

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

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

Then 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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

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

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.

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 From now on, when you till the ground, it won't yield its strength to you. You shall be a fugitive and a wanderer in the earth." 13 Cain said to Yahweh, "My punishment is greater than I can bear. 14 Behold, you have driven me out this day from the surface of the ground. I will be hidden from your face, and I will be a fugitive and a wanderer in the earth. It will happen that whoever finds me will kill me."


Cross References

Job 15:22

He doesn't believe that he shall return out of darkness. He is waited for by the sword.

Revelation 16:9

People were scorched with great heat, and people blasphemed the name of God who has the power over these plagues. They didn't repent and give him glory.

Revelation 16:11

and they blasphemed the God of heaven because of their pains and their sores. They didn't repent of their works.

Revelation 16:21

Great hailstones, about the weight of a talent, came down out of the sky on people. People blasphemed God because of the plague of the hail, for this plague is exceedingly severe.

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