Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

His brother was named Jubal; he became the ancestor of all those 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.

Holman Bible

His brother was named Jubal; he was the father of all 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 gave birth to Jabal, who became the ancestor of those who live in tents and herd livestock. 21 His brother was named Jubal; he became the ancestor of all those who play the lyre and the flute. 22 Zillah gave birth to Tubal-cain, who became a forger of bronze and iron work. Tubal-cain's sister was Naamah.



Cross References

Genesis 31:27

ran away from me secretly, and stole from me by not keeping me informed. Otherwise, I could have sent you off with a party and singing, accompanied by a band playing tambourines and harps.

Job 21:12

singing with tambourines and lyres as they rejoice to the sound of flutes.

Isaiah 5:12

They have the lyre and harp, the tambourine and flute, as well as wine at their festivals, but they don't respect what the LORD is doing, nor do they consider his actions.

Amos 6:5

chanting to the sound of stringed instruments as if they were David, composing songs to themselves as if they were musicians,

Romans 4:11-12

Afterward he received the mark of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised. Therefore, he is the ancestor of all who believe while uncircumcised, in order that righteousness may be credited to them.

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