Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Jacob said to Pharaoh, “My pilgrimage has lasted 130 years. My years have been few and hard, and they have not surpassed the years of my fathers during their pilgrimages.”

New American Standard Bible

So Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The years of my sojourning are one hundred and thirty; few and unpleasant have been the years of my life, nor have they attained the years that my fathers lived during the days of their sojourning."

King James Version

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are an hundred and thirty years: few and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

International Standard Version

"I'm 130 years old," Jacob replied. "My years have turned out to be few and unpleasant, but I haven't yet reached the age my ancestors did during their travels on earth."

A Conservative Version

And Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not attained to the days of the years of the life of my father

American Standard Version

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty years: few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

Amplified

Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are 130 years; few and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and they have not attained to those of the life of my fathers in their pilgrimage.

Bible in Basic English

And Jacob said, The years of my wanderings have been a hundred and thirty; small in number and full of sorrow have been the years of my life, and less than the years of the wanderings of my fathers.

Darby Translation

And Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my sojourning are a hundred and thirty years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they do not attain to the days of the years of the life of my fathers, in the days of their sojourning.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred and thirty years; few and evil have the days of the years of my life been and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will say to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my sojourning, thirty and a hundred years: little and evil were the days of the years of my life, and they reached not the days of the years of the life of my fathers in their sojournings.

King James 2000

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty years: few and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The days of the years of my sojourning [are] one hundred and thirty years. Few and hard have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not reached the days of the years of the lives of my ancestors in the days of their sojourning."

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and I have not attained to the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, "The days of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty years. Few and evil have the days of my life been, and have not attained unto the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimages."

NET Bible

Jacob said to Pharaoh, "All the years of my travels are 130. All the years of my life have been few and painful; the years of my travels are not as long as those of my ancestors."

New Heart English Bible

Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred thirty years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not attained to the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage."

The Emphasized Bible

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my sojournings, have been a hundred and thirty years, - Few and evil, have been the days of the years of my life, neither have they attained unto the days of the years of the lives of my fathers, in the days of their sojournings.

Webster

And Jacob said to Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are a hundred and thirty years: few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, nor have they attained to the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

World English Bible

Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred thirty years. Few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not attained to the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jacob saith unto Pharaoh, 'The days of the years of my sojournings are an hundred and thirty years; few and evil have been the days of the years of my life, and they have not reached the days of the years of the life of my fathers, in the days of their sojournings.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

פּרעה 
Par`oh 
Usage: 268

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

of the years
שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
Usage: 811
Usage: 811
Usage: 811

of my pilgrimage
מגר מגוּר 
Maguwr 
Usage: 11

מאיה מאה 
me'ah 
Usage: 581

and thirty
שׁלשׁים שׁלושׁים 
Sh@lowshiym 
Usage: 172

שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
year, not translated, yearly, yearly + , year , live , old ,
Usage: 811

few
מעט מעט 
M@`at 
Usage: 101

have the days
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

of my life
חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

been, and have not attained
נשׂג 
Nasag 
Usage: 50

unto the days
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

of the life
חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

in the days
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

References

Easton

Fausets

Watsons

Context Readings

Jacob Settles In Goshen

8 Then Pharaoh said to Jacob, “How many years have you lived?” 9 Jacob said to Pharaoh, “My pilgrimage has lasted 130 years. My years have been few and hard, and they have not surpassed the years of my fathers during their pilgrimages.” 10 So Jacob blessed Pharaoh and departed from Pharaoh’s presence.


Cross References

Genesis 35:28

Isaac lived 180 years.

1 Chronicles 29:15

For we live before You as foreigners and temporary residents in Your presence as were all our ancestors. Our days on earth are like a shadow, without hope.

Job 14:1

Man born of woman
is short of days and full of trouble.

Psalm 39:5

You, indeed, have made my days short in length,
and my life span as nothing in Your sight.
Yes, every mortal man is only a vapor.Selah

Psalm 39:12

“Hear my prayer, Lord,
and listen to my cry for help;
do not be silent at my tears.
For I am a foreigner residing with You,
a temporary resident like all my fathers.

Psalm 119:19

I am a stranger on earth;
do not hide Your commands from me.

Psalm 119:54

Your statutes are the theme of my song
during my earthly life.

James 4:14

You don’t even know what tomorrow will bring—what your life will be! For you are like smoke that appears for a little while, then vanishes.

Genesis 5:27

So Methuselah’s life lasted 969 years; then he died.

Genesis 11:11

After he fathered Arpachshad, Shem lived 500 years and fathered other sons and daughters.

Genesis 11:24-25

Nahor lived 29 years and fathered Terah.

Genesis 25:7-8

This is the length of Abraham’s life: 175 years.

Genesis 47:28

Now Jacob lived in the land of Egypt 17 years, and his life span was 147 years.

Genesis 50:26

Joseph died at the age of 110. They embalmed him and placed him in a coffin in Egypt.

Exodus 6:4

I also established My covenant with them to give them the land of Canaan, the land they lived in as foreigners.

Exodus 7:7

Moses was 80 years old and Aaron 83 when they spoke to Pharaoh.

Deuteronomy 34:7

Moses was 120 years old when he died; his eyes were not weak, and his vitality had not left him.

Joshua 24:29

After these things, the Lord’s servant, Joshua son of Nun, died at the age of 110.

2 Samuel 19:32-35

Barzillai was a very old man—80 years old—and since he was a very wealthy man, he had provided for the needs of the king while he stayed in Mahanaim.

Job 8:8-9

For ask the previous generation,
and pay attention to what their fathers discovered,

Job 42:16-17

Job lived 140 years after this and saw his children and their children to the fourth generation.

Psalm 89:47-48

Remember how short my life is.
Have You created everyone for nothing?

Psalm 90:3-12

You return mankind to the dust,
saying, “Return, descendants of Adam.”

2 Corinthians 5:6

So, we are always confident and know that while we are at home in the body we are away from the Lord.

Hebrews 11:9-16

By faith he stayed as a foreigner in the land of promise, living in tents with Isaac and Jacob, coheirs of the same promise.

Hebrews 13:14

For we do not have an enduring city here; instead, we seek the one to come.

1 Peter 2:11

Dear friends, I urge you as strangers and temporary residents to abstain from fleshly desires that war against you.

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