Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Blessed are ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth the feet of the ox and the ass.

New American Standard Bible

How blessed will you be, you who sow beside all waters, Who let out freely the ox and the donkey.

King James Version

Blessed are ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth thither the feet of the ox and the ass.

Holman Bible

Those who sow seed are happy
beside abundant waters;
they let ox and donkey range freely.

International Standard Version

How happy you will be, sowing your seed beside every stream, and letting your cattle and donkeys range freely!"

A Conservative Version

Blessed are ye who sow beside all waters, who send forth the feet of the ox and the donkey.

American Standard Version

Blessed are yet that sow beside all waters, that send forth the feet of the ox and the ass.

Amplified

Happy and fortunate are you who cast your seed upon all waters [when the river overflows its banks; for the seed will sink into the mud and when the waters subside, the plant will spring up; you will find it after many days and reap an abundant harvest], you who safely send forth the ox and the donkey [to range freely].

Bible in Basic English

Happy are you who are planting seed by all the waters, and sending out the ox and the ass.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Blessed are ye that sow upon all waters, ye that plow with the ox and with the ass.

Julia Smith Translation

Happy ye sowing upon all waters, sending the foot of the ox and the ass.

King James 2000

Blessed are you that sow beside all waters, that send forth freely the feet of the ox and the donkey.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Happy [are] you who sow by all waters, who let the foot of the ox and the donkey go free.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed are you who sow beside all waters, who send out the feet of the ox and the ass.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O how happy shall ye be, when ye shall safely sow your seed beside all waters, and drive thither the feet of your oxen and asses.

NET Bible

you will be blessed, you who plant seed by all the banks of the streams, you who let your ox and donkey graze.

New Heart English Bible

Blessed are you who sow beside all waters, who set free the foot of the ox and the donkey.

The Emphasized Bible

How happy are ye who sow beside all waters, - Who send forth the foot of the ox and the ass.

Webster

Blessed are ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth thither the feet of the ox and the ass.

World English Bible

Blessed are you who sow beside all waters, who send out the feet of the ox and the donkey.

Youngs Literal Translation

Happy are ye sowing by all waters, Sending forth the foot of the ox and the ass!

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אשׁר 
'esher 
Usage: 45

are ye that sow
זרע 
Zara` 
Usage: 56

שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

רגל 
Regel 
Usage: 247

of the ox
שׁור 
Showr 
ox, bullock, cow, bull, wall
Usage: 78

References

Context Readings

Against The Carefree Women

19 And it shall hail, coming down on the forest; and the city shall be low in a low place. 20 Blessed are ye that sow beside all waters, that send forth the feet of the ox and the ass.



Cross References

Ecclesiastes 11:1

Cast thy bread upon the waters; for thou shalt find it after many days.

Isaiah 30:23-24

And he will give the rain of thy seed with which thou shalt sow the ground; and bread, the produce of the ground, and it shall be fat and rich. In that day shall thy cattle feed in large pastures;

Isaiah 19:5-7

And the waters shall fail from the sea, and the river shall be wasted and dried up;

Isaiah 55:10-11

For as the rain cometh down, and the snow from heaven, and returneth not thither, but watereth the earth, and maketh it bring forth and bud, that it may give seed to the sower, and bread to the eater:

Acts 2:41

Those then who had accepted his word were baptised; and there were added in that day about three thousand souls.

Acts 4:4

But many of those who had heard the word believed; and the number of the men had become about five thousand.

Acts 5:14

and believers were more than ever added to the Lord, multitudes both of men and women;)

1 Corinthians 3:6

I have planted; Apollos watered; but God has given the increase.

1 Corinthians 9:9-11

For in the law of Moses it is written, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that is treading out corn. Is God occupied about the oxen,

James 3:18

But the fruit of righteousness in peace is sown for them that make peace.

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