Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And its torrents turned to pitch, and its dust to sulphur, and its land to burning pitch.

New American Standard Bible

Its streams will be turned into pitch,
And its loose earth into brimstone,
And its land will become burning pitch.

King James Version

And the streams thereof shall be turned into pitch, and the dust thereof into brimstone, and the land thereof shall become burning pitch.

Holman Bible

Edom’s streams will be turned into pitch,
her soil into sulfur;
her land will become burning pitch.

International Standard Version

Edom's streams will be turned into burning sulfur, and its dust into sulfur; its land will become pitch.

A Conservative Version

And the streams of [Edom] shall be turned into pitch, and the dust of it into brimstone. And the land thereof shall become burning pitch.

American Standard Version

And the streams of Edom'shall be turned into pitch, and the dust thereof into brimstone, and the land thereof shall become burning pitch.

Amplified


The streams [of Edom] will be turned into pitch,
And its dust into brimstone,
And its land will become burning pitch.

Bible in Basic English

And its streams will be turned into boiling oil, and its dust into burning stone, and all the land will be on fire.

Darby Translation

And the torrents thereof shall be turned into pitch, and its dust into brimstone; yea, the land thereof shall become burning pitch:

King James 2000

And its streams shall be turned into pitch, and its dust into brimstone, and its land shall become burning pitch.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And its streams shall be changed to pitch and its soil to sulfur, and its land shall become like burning pitch.

Modern King James verseion

And its streams shall be turned into pitch, and its dust to brimstone, and its land shall become burning pitch.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thy floods shall be turned to pitch, and thine earth to brimstone, and therewith shall the land be kindled,

NET Bible

Edom's streams will be turned into pitch and her soil into brimstone; her land will become burning pitch.

New Heart English Bible

Its streams will be turned into pitch, its dust into sulfur, And its land will become burning pitch.

The Emphasized Bible

Then shall the torrents thereof be turned into pitch, And the dust thereof, into brimstone, - So shall her land become burning pitch:

Webster

And its streams shall be turned into pitch, and its dust into brimstone, and its land shall become burning pitch.

World English Bible

Its streams will be turned into pitch, its dust into sulfur, And its land will become burning pitch.

Youngs Literal Translation

And turned have been her streams to pitch, And her dust to brimstone, And her land hath become burning pitch.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the streams
נחלה נחלה נחל 
Nachal 
Usage: 141

זפת 
Zepheth 
Usage: 3

and the dust
עפר 
`aphar 
Usage: 110

גּפרית 
Gophriyth 
Usage: 7

and the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

בּער 
Ba`ar 
Usage: 94

References

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Judgment On The Nations

8 For a day of vengeance to Jehovah, a year of retributions for the contention of Zion. 9 And its torrents turned to pitch, and its dust to sulphur, and its land to burning pitch. 10 Night and day it shall not be quenched; its smoke shall go up forever: from generation to generation it shall be laid waste; none passing through it forever to forever.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 29:23

Pitch and burning salt, all its land; it shall not be sown, and it shall not sprout, and no green herb shall come up upon it, as the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which Jehovah overthrew in his anger and in his wrath:

Psalm 11:6

He will rain upon the, unjust, snares, fire and brimstone, and a wind of violent heat: the portion of their cup.

Genesis 19:28

And he will look out upon the face of Sodom and Gomorrah and upon all the face of the earth of the circuit, and he will see, and behold the smoke of the earth ascended as the smoke of a furnace.

Job 18:15

It shall dwell in his tent, from not to him: brimstone shall be scattered upon his dwelling.

Luke 17:29

And the day which Lot went out of Sodom, it rained fire and sulphur from heaven, and destroyed all.

Jude 1:7

As Sodom and Gomorrha and the cities about them, debauched in like manner to these, and having gone away after other flesh, are set before a sample of eternal fire, enduring punishment.

Revelation 19:20

And the wild beast was seized, and with him the false prophet having done signs before him, with which he deceived them having received the stamp of the wild beast, and them worshipping his image. Living, were they two cast into the lake of fire burning with sulphur.

Revelation 21:8

But to the cowardly, and unbelieving, and to the abominable, and murderers, and to fornicators, and charmers, and to idolaters, and to all the lying, their part in the lake burning with fire and sulphur: which is the second death,

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