Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to them, Nay, to see the naked places of the land ye came.

New American Standard Bible

Yet he said to them, "No, but you have come to look at the undefended parts of our land!"

King James Version

And he said unto them, Nay, but to see the nakedness of the land ye are come.

Holman Bible

“No,” he said to them. “You have come to see the weakness of the land.”

International Standard Version

But Joseph kept insisting, "It's just as I've said you've come here to spy on our unguarded territories!"

A Conservative Version

And he said to them, No, but ye have come to see the nakedness of the land.

American Standard Version

And he said unto them, Nay, but to see the nakedness of the land ye are come.

Amplified

And he said to them, No, but you have come to see the nakedness of the land.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to them, No, but you have come to see how poor the land is.

Darby Translation

And he said to them, No; but to see the exposed places of the land are ye come.

King James 2000

And he said unto them, Nay, but to see the nakedness of the land you are come.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he said to them, "No, but you have come to see the nakedness of the land."

Modern King James verseion

And he said to them, No, but you have come to see the nakedness of the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto them, "Nay, verily, but even to see where the land is weak is your coming."

NET Bible

"No," he insisted, "but you have come to see if our land is vulnerable."

New Heart English Bible

He said to them, "No, but you have come to see the nakedness of the land."

The Emphasized Bible

And he said unto him, - Nay! but, the nakedness of the land, are ye come in to see.

Webster

And he said to them, No, but to see the nakedness of the land have ye come.

World English Bible

He said to them, "No, but you have come to see the nakedness of the land!"

Youngs Literal Translation

and he saith unto them, 'No, but the nakedness of the land ye have come to see;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
unto them, Nay, but to see
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

the nakedness
ערוה 
`ervah 
Usage: 54

of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

Verse Info

Context Readings

Joseph Sends Nine Of His Brothers Back To Canaan

11 We all one man's sons; we true; we thy servants were not spying. 12 And he will say to them, Nay, to see the naked places of the land ye came. 13 And they will say, Thy servants twelve brethren; we the sons of one man in the land of Canaan: and behold, the little one with our father this day, and one, not



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