Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

You conceive dry grass, you bring forth stubble; your breath [is] a fire; it will consume you.

New American Standard Bible

“You have conceived chaff, you will give birth to stubble;
My breath will consume you like a fire.

King James Version

Ye shall conceive chaff, ye shall bring forth stubble: your breath, as fire, shall devour you.

Holman Bible

You will conceive chaff;
you will give birth to stubble.
Your breath is fire that will consume you.

International Standard Version

You conceive dried grass, you give birth to stubble; your breath is a fire that will consume you.

A Conservative Version

Ye shall conceive chaff. Ye shall bring forth stubble. Your breath is a fire that shall devour you.

American Standard Version

Ye shall conceive chaff, ye shall bring forth stubble: your breath is a fire that shall devour you.

Amplified


“You have conceived dried grass, you will give birth to stubble;
My breath is a fire that will consume you.

Bible in Basic English

Your designs will be without profit, and their effect will be nothing: you will be burned up by the fire of my breath.

Darby Translation

Ye shall conceive dry grass, ye shall bring forth stubble: your breath shall devour you as fire.

Julia Smith Translation

Ye shall conceive dry grass, ye shall bring forth straw: your spirit of fire shall consume you.

King James 2000

You shall conceive chaff, you shall bring forth stubble: your breath, as fire, shall devour you.

Modern King James verseion

You shall conceive chaff, you shall bring out stubble; your breath, like fire, shall devour you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Ye shall conceive stubble, and bear straw, and your spirit shall be the fire, that it may consume you.

NET Bible

You conceive straw, you give birth to chaff; your breath is a fire that destroys you.

New Heart English Bible

You will conceive chaff. You will bring forth stubble. Your breath is a fire that will devour you.

The Emphasized Bible

Ye shall conceive chaff Ye shall bring forth stubble, - Your own breath, like fire, shall devour you.

Webster

Ye shall conceive chaff, ye shall bring forth stubble: your breath, as fire, shall devour you.

World English Bible

You will conceive chaff. You will bring forth stubble. Your breath is a fire that will devour you.

Youngs Literal Translation

Ye conceive chaff, ye bear stubble, Your spirit! -- fire devoureth you.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הרה 
Harah 
Usage: 45

חשׁשׁ 
Chashash 
Usage: 2

קשׁ 
Qash 
Usage: 16

רוּח 
Ruwach 
Usage: 378

as fire
אשׁ 
'esh 
Usage: 378

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

References

Easton

Fausets

Smith

Hay

Context Readings

The Lord Warns His Enemies

10 "Now I will arise," says Yahweh. "Now I will lift myself up proudly; now I will raise myself. 11 You conceive dry grass, you bring forth stubble; your breath [is] a fire; it will consume you. 12 And [the] peoples will be burning [to] lime-- they are burned [like] thorns [that have been] cut down in the fire.



Cross References

Psalm 7:14

See, he travails with evil. He is pregnant with trouble, and he gives birth to deception.

Isaiah 59:4

There is nobody {who pleads with} justice, and there is nobody who judges with honesty. They rely on nothing and speak vanity. They conceive trouble and beget iniquity;

James 1:15

Then desire, [after it] has conceived, gives birth to sin, and sin, [when it] is brought to completion, gives birth to death.

Job 15:35

[They] conceive trouble and bring forth mischief, and their womb prepares deceit."

Psalm 2:1

Why are nations in tumult, and countries plotting in vain?

Psalm 83:5-18

For they have consulted together {with a unified purpose}. They have made a covenant against you:

Isaiah 1:31

And the strong [man] shall become like tinder, and his work like a spark. And both of them shall burn together, and there is not one to quench [them]."

Isaiah 5:24

Therefore as the tongue of fire devours the stubble, and dry grass sinks down [in the] flame, so their root will become like [the] stench, and their blossom will go up like [the] dust. For they have rejected the instruction of Yahweh of hosts, and they have treated the word of the holy one of Israel with contempt.

Isaiah 8:9-10

Be broken, [you] peoples, and be dismayed. And listen, all distant [parts of the] earth; gird yourselves and be dismayed; gird yourselves and be dismayed!

Isaiah 10:7-14

But he does not think this, and his heart does not plan this. For [it is] in his heart to destroy and to cut off not a few nations.

Isaiah 17:13

[The] nations roar like [the] roar of many waters, but he will rebuke him, and he will flee far away. And they are chased like chaff of [the] mountains before [the] wind and like tumbleweed before [the] storm.

Isaiah 26:18

We became pregnant, we writhed; we gave birth [to] wind. We cannot bring about deliverance [on the] earth, and no inhabitants of [the] world are born.

Isaiah 29:5-8

But the multitude of your strangers shall be like fine dust, and [the] multitude of tyrants like chaff that passes by. And it will happen [in] an instant, suddenly.

Isaiah 30:30-33

And Yahweh will cause the majesty of his voice to be heard, and he will cause the descent of his arm to be seen, in furious anger and a flame of devouring fire, [with] a cloudburst and a rainstorm and stones of hail.

Isaiah 31:8-9

And Assyria shall fall by a sword not [of] a man, and a sword not [of] a human shall devour him; and he shall flee from [the] sword, and his young men shall be [put] to forced labor.

Isaiah 37:23-29

Whom have you taunted and blasphemed, and against whom have you raised up [your] voice and lifted your eyes upward? To the holy one of Israel!

Nahum 1:5-10

Mountains quake before him; the hills shake apart. The earth heaves before him-- the world and all her inhabitants.

Acts 5:4

[When it] remained to you, did it not remain [yours]? And [when it] was sold, was it at your disposal? How [is it] that you have contrived this deed in your heart? You have not lied to people, but to God!"

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