Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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 Adah bore Jabal; he was the father of the nomadic herdsmen. 21 His brother was named Jubal; he was the father of all who play the lyre and the flute. 22 Zillah bore Tubal-cain, who made all kinds of bronze and iron tools. Tubal-cain’s sister was Naamah.



Cross References

Genesis 31:27

Why did you secretly flee from me, deceive me, and not tell me? I would have sent you away with joy and singing, with tambourines and lyres,

Job 21:12

singing to the tambourine and lyre
and rejoicing at the sound of the flute.

Isaiah 5:12

At their feasts they have lyre, harp,
tambourine, flute, and wine.
They do not perceive the Lord’s actions,
and they do not see the work of His hands.

Amos 6:5

They improvise songs to the sound of the harp
and invent their own musical instruments like David.

Romans 4:11-12

And he received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while still uncircumcised. This was to make him the father of all who believe but are not circumcised, so that righteousness may be credited to them also.

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