Parallel Verses

Amplified

Zebulun shall live toward the seashore, and he shall be a haven and a landing place for ships; and his border shall be toward Sidon.

New American Standard Bible

"Zebulun will dwell at the seashore; And he shall be a haven for ships, And his flank shall be toward Sidon.

King James Version

Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea; and he shall be for an haven of ships; and his border shall be unto Zidon.

Holman Bible

Zebulun will live by the seashore
and will be a harbor for ships,
and his territory will be next to Sidon.

International Standard Version

"Zebulun will settle down near the sea shore and become a safe haven for shipping, bordering Sidon."

A Conservative Version

Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea, and he shall be for a haven of ships. And his border shall be upon Sidon.

American Standard Version

Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea; And he shall be for a haven of ships; And his border shall be upon Sidon.

Bible in Basic English

The resting-place of Zebulun will be by the sea, and he will be a harbour for ships; the edge of his land will be by Zidon.

Darby Translation

Zebulun will dwell at the shore of the seas; Yea, he will be at the shore of the ships, And his side toucheth upon Sidon.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Zebulun shall dwell at the port of the sea; and he shall be for a port of ships; and his border shall be unto Zidon.

Julia Smith Translation

Zebulon shall dwell by the coast of the sea; and he by a coast of ships, and the extremities, even to Zidon.

King James 2000

Zebulun shall dwell at the shore of the sea; and he shall be for a haven of ships; and his border shall be unto Sidon.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Zebulun shall settle by the shore of the sea. He [shall become] a haven for ships, and his border [shall be] at Sidon.

Modern King James verseion

Zebulun shall live at the sea shore. And he shall be a haven for ships, and his border beside Sidon.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Zebulon shall dwell in the haven of the sea and in the port of ships, and shall reach unto Sidon.

NET Bible

Zebulun will live by the haven of the sea and become a haven for ships; his border will extend to Sidon.

New Heart English Bible

"Zebulun will dwell at the haven of the sea. He will be for a haven of ships. His border will be on Sidon.

The Emphasized Bible

Zebulon, by a haven of seas, shall he settle down, - Even he, by a haven of ships, With his utmost part upon b Zidon.

Webster

Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea; and he shall be for a haven of ships; and his border shall be to Zidon.

World English Bible

"Zebulun will dwell at the haven of the sea. He will be for a haven of ships. His border will be on Sidon.

Youngs Literal Translation

Zebulun at a haven of the seas doth dwell, And he is for a haven of ships; And his side is unto Zidon.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זבוּלן זבלוּן זבוּלוּן 
Z@buwluwn 
Usage: 44

שׁכן 
Shakan 
Usage: 128

at the haven
חוף 
Chowph 
Usage: 7

of the sea
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

and he shall be for an haven
חוף 
Chowph 
Usage: 7

of ships
אניּה 
'oniyah 
Usage: 31

and his border
ירכה 
Y@rekah 
Usage: 28

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Jacob Blesses His Twelve Sons

12 His eyes are darker and more sparkling than wine, and His teeth whiter than milk. 13 Zebulun shall live toward the seashore, and he shall be a haven and a landing place for ships; and his border shall be toward Sidon. 14 Issachar is a strong-boned donkey crouching down between the sheepfolds.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 33:18-19

And of Zebulun he said: Rejoice, Zebulun, in your interests abroad, and you, Issachar, in your tents [at home].

Genesis 30:20

Then Leah said, God has endowed me with a good marriage gift [for my husband]; now will he dwell with me [and regard me as his wife in reality], because I have borne him six sons; and she named him Zebulun [dwelling].

Joshua 19:10-16

The third lot came up for the tribe of Zebulun according to their families. The border of its inheritance extended to Sarid.

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