Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all players on instruments of music.

New American Standard Bible

His brother’s name was Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe.

King James Version

And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and organ.

Holman Bible

His brother was named Jubal; he was the father of all who play the lyre and the flute.

International Standard Version

His brother was named Jubal; he became the ancestor of all those who play the lyre and the flute.

A Conservative Version

And his brother's name was Jubal. He was the father of all such as handle the harp and pipe.

American Standard Version

And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and pipe.

Amplified

His brother’s name was Jubal; he became the father of all those [musicians] who play the lyre and flute.

Darby Translation

And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of those who handle the harp and pipe.

Julia Smith Translation

And his brother's name Jubal; he was father of all laying hold of the harp and pipe.

King James 2000

And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and pipe.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the name of his brother [was] Jubal; he was the father of all who play stringed instruments and wind instruments.

Modern King James verseion

And his brother's name was Jubal; he was the father of all those playing the harp and the organ.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And his brother's name was Jubal; of him came all that exercise themselves on the harp and on the organs.

NET Bible

The name of his brother was Jubal; he was the first of all who play the harp and the flute.

New Heart English Bible

His brother's name was Jubal, who was the father of all who handle the harp and pipe.

The Emphasized Bible

and, the name of his brother, was Jubal, - he, was father of everyone handling lyre and flute,

Webster

And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and organ.

World English Bible

His brother's name was Jubal, who was the father of all who handle the harp and pipe.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the name of his brother is Jubal, he hath been father of every one handling harp and organ.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

יוּבל 
Yuwbal 
Usage: 1

he was the father
H1
אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

of all such as handle
תּפשׂ 
Taphas 
Usage: 65

the harp
כּנּור 
Kinnowr 
Usage: 42

Context Readings

Cain And Abel

20 And Adah gave birth to Jabal: he was the father of such as are living in tents and keep cattle. 21 And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all players on instruments of music. 22 And Zillah gave birth to Tubal-cain, who is the father of every maker of cutting instruments of brass and iron: and the sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah.



Cross References

Genesis 31:27

Why did you make a secret of your flight, not giving me word of it, so that I might have sent you away with joy and songs, with melody and music?

Job 21:12

They make songs to the instruments of music, and are glad at the sound of the pipe.

Isaiah 5:12

And corded instruments and wind-instruments and wine are in their feasts: but they give no thought to the work of the Lord, and they are not interested in what his hands are doing.

Amos 6:5

Making foolish songs to the sound of corded instruments, and designing for themselves instruments of music, like David;

Romans 4:11-12

And he was given the sign of circumcision as a witness of the faith which he had before he underwent circumcision: so that he might be the father of all those who have faith, though they have not circumcision, and so that righteousness might be put to their account;

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