Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

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

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.

Bible in Basic English

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

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.

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 bare Jabal, - he, was father of such as dwell in tents, and have cattle; 21 and, the name of his brother, was Jubal, - he, was father of everyone handling lyre and flute, 22 And, as for Zillah, she also, bare Tubal-Cain, a sharpener of every cutting instrument of bronze and iron, - and, the sister of Tubal-Cain, was Naamah.



Cross References

Genesis 31:27

Wherefore didst thou secretly flee, and rob me, - and didst not tell me, that I might send thee away with rejoicing and with songs, with timbrel and with lyre;

Job 21:12

They rejoice aloud as with timbrel and lyre, and make merry to the sound of the pipe;

Isaiah 5:12

And it cometh to pass - that lyre and harp, timbrel and flute and wine are in their banquets, - But, the doing of Yahweh, they do not discern, And the work of his hands, have they not seen.

Amos 6:5

Who are bawling at the bidding of the harp, - like David, have they invented for themselves instruments of song:

Romans 4:11-12

And, a sign, he received namely of circumcision, a seal of the righteousness of the faith which he had while yet uncircumcised; to the end he might be father of all that believe during uncircumcision, to the end the same righteousness might be reckoned unto them, -

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