Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"The children of whom you were bereaved will yet say in your ears, 'The place is too cramped for me; Make room for me that I may live here.'

King James Version

The children which thou shalt have, after thou hast lost the other, shall say again in thine ears, The place is too strait for me: give place to me that I may dwell.

Holman Bible

The children that you have been deprived of will yet say in your hearing: This place is too small for me; make room for me so that I may settle.

International Standard Version

"The children who are grieving at present will yet say in your hearing, "This place is too crowded for me; make room for me, so I may have a place to live.'

A Conservative Version

The sons of thy bereavement shall yet say in thine ears, The place is too narrow for me. Give a place to me that I may dwell.

American Standard Version

The children of thy bereavement shall yet say in thine ears, The place is too strait for me; give place to me that I may dwell.

Amplified

The children of your bereavement [born during your captivity] shall yet say in your ears, The place is too narrow for me; make room for me, that I may live.

Bible in Basic English

The children to whom you gave birth in other lands will say in your ears, The place is not wide enough for me: make room for me to have a resting-place.

Darby Translation

The children of thy bereavement shall yet say in thine ears, The place is too narrow for me: make room for me, that I may dwell.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Even thy sons which were fatherless, shall say in thine ears, The place is too strait for me; give place to me that I may dwell.

Julia Smith Translation

Yet shall the sons of thy bereavement say in thine ears, The place is strait to me: draw near to me and I shall dwell.

King James 2000

The children which you shall have, after you have lost the other, shall say again in your ears, The place is too narrow for me: give a place to me that I may dwell.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yet the children {born when you were bereaved} will say in your {hearing}, "The place is [too] cramped for me; {make room} for me so that I can dwell."

Modern King James verseion

The sons of your bereavement shall yet say in your ears, The place is too narrow for me; come near to me so that I may dwell.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then the child whom the barren shall bring forth unto thee, shall say in thine ear, "This place is too narrow, sit nigh together, that I may have room."

NET Bible

Yet the children born during your time of bereavement will say within your hearing, 'This place is too cramped for us, make room for us so we can live here.'

New Heart English Bible

The children of your bereavement shall yet say in your ears, The place is too small for me; give place to me that I may dwell.

The Emphasized Bible

The children of whom thou wast bereaved shall yet say in thine ears, - Too strait for me, is the place Make room for me that I may settle down.

Webster

The children which thou shalt have, after thou hast lost the other, shall say again in thy ears, The place is too narrow for me: give place to me that I may dwell.

World English Bible

The children of your bereavement shall yet say in your ears, The place is too small for me; give place to me that I may dwell.

Youngs Literal Translation

Again do the sons of thy bereavement say in thine ears: 'The place is too strait for me, Come nigh to me -- and I dwell.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁכּלים 
Shikkuliym 
Usage: 1

אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

צר צר 
Tsar 
Usage: 109

for me give
נגשׁ 
Nagash 
Usage: 125

מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

References

Context Readings

Yahweh Remembers Zion

19 "For your waste and desolate places and your destroyed land-- Surely now you will be too cramped for the inhabitants, And those who swallowed you will be far away. 20 "The children of whom you were bereaved will yet say in your ears, 'The place is too cramped for me; Make room for me that I may live here.' 21 "Then you will say in your heart, 'Who has begotten these for me, Since I have been bereaved of my children And am barren, an exile and a wanderer? And who has reared these? Behold, I was left alone; From where did these come?'"


Cross References

Joshua 17:14-16

Then the sons of Joseph spoke to Joshua, saying, "Why have you given me only one lot and one portion for an inheritance, since I am a numerous people whom the LORD has thus far blessed?"

2 Kings 6:1

Now the sons of the prophets said to Elisha, "Behold now, the place before you where we are living is too limited for us.

Isaiah 51:3

Indeed, the LORD will comfort Zion; He will comfort all her waste places And her wilderness He will make like Eden, And her desert like the garden of the LORD; Joy and gladness will be found in her, Thanksgiving and sound of a melody.

Isaiah 54:1-3

"Shout for joy, O barren one, you who have borne no child; Break forth into joyful shouting and cry aloud, you who have not travailed; For the sons of the desolate one will be more numerous Than the sons of the married woman," says the LORD.

Isaiah 60:4

"Lift up your eyes round about and see; They all gather together, they come to you Your sons will come from afar, And your daughters will be carried in the arms.

Hosea 1:10

Yet the number of the sons of Israel Will be like the sand of the sea, Which cannot be measured or numbered; And in the place Where it is said to them, "You are not My people," It will be said to them, "You are the sons of the living God."

Matthew 3:9

and do not suppose that you can say to yourselves, 'We have Abraham for our father'; for I say to you that from these stones God is able to raise up children to Abraham.

Galatians 4:26-28

But the Jerusalem above is free; she is our mother.



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