Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

I, tended thee in the desert, - in a land parched with drought:

New American Standard Bible

I cared for you in the wilderness,
In the land of drought.

King James Version

I did know thee in the wilderness, in the land of great drought.

Holman Bible

I knew you in the wilderness,
in the land of drought.

International Standard Version

I took care of you in the wilderness, in a waterless land.

A Conservative Version

I knew thee in the wilderness, in the land of great drought.

American Standard Version

I did know thee in the wilderness, in the land of great drought.

Amplified


I knew and regarded you and cared for you in the wilderness,
In the land of drought.

Bible in Basic English

I had knowledge of you in the waste land where no water was.

Darby Translation

I knew thee in the wilderness, in the land of drought.

Julia Smith Translation

I knew thee in the desert, in the land of thirst

King James 2000

I did know you in the wilderness, in the land of great drought.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I fed you in the desert, in the land of drought.

Modern King James verseion

I have known you in the wilderness, in the land of great dryness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I took diligent heed of thee in the wilderness, that dry land.

NET Bible

I cared for you in the wilderness, in the dry desert where no water was.

New Heart English Bible

I knew you in the wilderness, in the land of great drought.

Webster

I did know thee in the wilderness, in the land of great drouth.

World English Bible

I knew you in the wilderness, in the land of great drought.

Youngs Literal Translation

I -- I have known thee in a wilderness, In a land of droughts.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
thee in the wilderness
מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

Context Readings

Death And Resurrection

4 Yet, I, Yahweh, have been thy God from the land of Egypt, - and, god beside me, shalt thou not acknowledge, for, saviour, is there none besides me. 5 I, tended thee in the desert, - in a land parched with drought: 6 Whenever they were pastured, then were they satisfied, They were satisfied, and their heart, was lifted up, - because of this, they forgat me.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 2:7

For Yahweh thy God, hath blessed thee in all the work of thy hand, he hath considered thy traversing of this great desert, - these forty years, hath Yahweh thy God been with thee, thou hast lacked, nothing.

Deuteronomy 8:15

who caused thee to journey through the great and terrible desert, of fiery serpents and scorpions, and thirsty wastes where was no water, - who brought forth for thee water out of the flinty rock;

Deuteronomy 32:10

He met him in a desert land, And in the howling waste of a wilderness, - He encompassed him watched over him, Shielded him as the pupil of his own eye.

Exodus 2:25

so then, God looked upon the sons of Israel, - and God regarded.

Psalm 1:6

For Yahweh doth acknowledge the way of the righteous; but, the way of the lawless, shall vanish.

Psalm 31:7

I will indeed exult and rejoice, in thy lovingkindness, - In that thou hast looked upon my humiliation, thou hast taken note that in distresses was my life;

Psalm 63:1

O God, my GOD, thou art, Earnestly do I desire thee, - My soul thirsteth for thee, My flesh fainteth for thee, In a land - dry, and weary for want of water, -

Psalm 142:3

When my spirit fainted concerning myself, then, thou, didst take note of my path, - In the course which I was about to take, they had hidden a snare for me.

Jeremiah 2:2

Go and cry in the ears of Jerusalem saying - Thus saith Yahweh, I remember in thy behalf, the lovingkindness of thy youthful days, The love of thy bridal estate, - Thy coming out after me, Through the desert, Through a land, not sown:

Jeremiah 2:6

Neither said they, Where is Yahweh, Who brought us up out of the land of Egypt, - Who led us Through the desert, Through a land of wastes and clefts, Through a land of parched places and of death-shade, Through a land, Along which no man had passed, And in which no son of earth dwelt?

Nahum 1:7

Good is Yahweh, as a protection in the day of distress, - and one who acknowledgeth them who seek refuge in him.

1 Corinthians 8:3

But, if anyone loveth God, the same, is known of him -

Galatians 4:9

Whereas, now, having acknowledged God, - or rather, having been acknowledged by God, how turn ye back again unto the weak and beggarly elementary principles, unto which, over again, ye are wishing, to come into servitude?

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