Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

For ye are as an oak whose leaf is fading, And as a garden that hath no water.

New American Standard Bible

For you will be like an oak whose leaf fades away
Or as a garden that has no water.

King James Version

For ye shall be as an oak whose leaf fadeth, and as a garden that hath no water.

Holman Bible

For you will become like an oak
whose leaves are withered,
and like a garden without water.

International Standard Version

You'll be like an oak whose leaf is withering, like an unwatered garden.

A Conservative Version

For ye shall be as an oak whose leaf fades, and as a garden that has no water.

American Standard Version

For ye shall be as an oak whose leaf fadeth, and as a garden that hath no water.

Amplified


For you will be like an oak whose leaf withers and dies
And like a garden that has no water.

Bible in Basic English

For you will be like a tree whose leaves have become dry, and like a garden without water.

Darby Translation

For ye shall be as a terebinth whose leaf fadeth, and as a garden that hath no water.

Julia Smith Translation

For ye shall be as an oak the leaf withering, and as a garden which there no water to it.

King James 2000

For you shall be as an oak whose leaf fades, and as a garden that has no water.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For you shall be like an oak withering its leaves, and like a garden where there is no water for her.

Modern King James verseion

For you shall be like an oak whose leaf fades, and like a garden that has no water.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye shall be as an oak whose leaves are fallen away, and as a garden that hath no moistness.

NET Bible

For you will be like a tree whose leaves wither, like an orchard that is unwatered.

New Heart English Bible

For you shall be as an oak whose leaf fades, and as a garden that has no water.

The Emphasized Bible

For ye shall be as an oak with its leaf faded, And as a garden that hath no, water;

Webster

For ye shall be as an oak whose leaf fadeth, and as a garden that hath no water.

World English Bible

For you shall be as an oak whose leaf fades, and as a garden that has no water.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For ye shall be as an oak
אלה 
'elah 
Usage: 13

עלה 
`aleh 
Usage: 18

and as a garden
גּנּה 
Gannah 
Usage: 12

References

Context Readings

Purification Of Jerusalem

29 For men are ashamed because of the oaks That ye have desired, And ye are confounded because of the gardens That ye have chosen. 30 For ye are as an oak whose leaf is fading, And as a garden that hath no water. 31 And the strong hath been for tow, And his work for a spark, And burned have both of them together, And there is none quenching!



Cross References

Isaiah 5:6

And I make it a waste, It is not pruned, nor arranged, And gone up have brier and thorn, And on the thick clouds I lay a charge, From raining upon it rain.

Isaiah 58:11

And Jehovah doth lead thee continually, And hath satisfied in drought thy soul, And thy bones He armeth, And thou hast been as a watered garden, And as an outlet of waters, whose waters lie not.

Jeremiah 17:5-6

Thus said Jehovah: Cursed is the man who doth trust in man, And hath made flesh his arm, And from Jehovah whose heart turneth.

Jeremiah 31:12

And they have come in, And have sung in the high place of Zion, And flowed unto the goodness of Jehovah, For wheat, and for new wine, and for oil, And for the young of the flock and herd, And their soul hath been as a watered garden, And they add not to grieve any more.

Ezekiel 17:9-10

Say: Thus said the Lord Jehovah: It prospereth -- its roots doth he not draw out, And its fruit cut off, and it is withered? In all the leaves of its springing it withereth, And not by great strength, and by a numerous people, To lift it up by its roots.

Ezekiel 17:24

And known have all trees of the field That I, Jehovah, have made low the high tree, I have set on high the low tree, I have dried up the moist tree, And I have caused the dry tree to flourish, I, Jehovah, have spoken, and have done it!'

Ezekiel 31:4-18

Waters have made it great, The deep hath exalted him with its flowings, Going round about its planting, And its conduits it hath sent forth unto all trees of the field.

Matthew 21:19

and having seen a certain fig-tree on the way, he came to it, and found nothing in it except leaves only, and he saith to it, 'No more from thee may fruit be -- to the age;' and forthwith the fig-tree withered.

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