Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

A measuring line will go straight out from there to the hill of Gareb, and then it will turn to Goah.

New American Standard Bible

"The measuring line will go out farther straight ahead to the hill Gareb; then it will turn to Goah.

King James Version

And the measuring line shall yet go forth over against it upon the hill Gareb, and shall compass about to Goath.

Holman Bible

A measuring line will once again stretch out straight to the hill of Gareb and then turn toward Goah.

A Conservative Version

And the measuring line shall go out further straight onward to the hill Gareb, and shall turn about to Goah.

American Standard Version

And the measuring line shall go out further straight onward unto the hill Gareb, and shall turn about unto Goah.

Amplified

And the measuring line shall go out farther straight onward to the hill Gareb and shall then turn to Goah [exact location unknown].

Bible in Basic English

And the measuring-line will go out in front of it as far as the hill Gareb, going round to Goah.

Darby Translation

And the measuring line shall yet go forth before it unto the hill Gareb, and shall turn toward Goath.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the measuring line shall extend before him upon the hill Gareb and shall compass about to Goath.

Julia Smith Translation

And the line of measure shall yet go forth over against it upon the hill Gareb, and it went about Goath.

King James 2000

And the measuring line shall yet go straight over to the hill Gareb, and shall then turn to Goah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And {the measuring line} will still go out immediately in front [of] it to the hill of Gareb, and it will turn [to] Goah.

Modern King James verseion

And the measuring line shall yet go before it to the hill Gareb, and shall go around to Goath.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

From thence shall the right measure be taken before her unto the hill top of Gareb, and shall come about Golgotha

NET Bible

The boundary line will extend beyond that, straight west from there to the Hill of Gareb and then turn southward to Goah.

New Heart English Bible

The measuring line shall go out further straight onward to the hill Gareb, and shall turn about to Goah.

The Emphasized Bible

Then shall go forth again the measuring-line straight forward, Over the hill Gareb, And it shall go round to Goah;

Webster

And the measuring line shall yet go forth over against it upon the hill Gareb, and shall compass about to Goath.

World English Bible

The measuring line shall go out further straight onward to the hill Gareb, and shall turn about to Goah.

Youngs Literal Translation

And gone out again hath the measuring line Over-against it, unto the height of Gareb, And it hath compassed to Goah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מדּה 
Middah 
Usage: 55

קו קו 
Qav 
Usage: 25

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

גּבעה 
Gib`ah 
Usage: 69

גּרב 
Gareb 
Usage: 3

Context Readings

The Future Prosperity Of God's People

38 "Look, days are coming," declares the LORD, "when the city of the LORD will be rebuilt from the Tower of Hananel to the Corner Gate. 39 A measuring line will go straight out from there to the hill of Gareb, and then it will turn to Goah. 40 The whole valley of dead bodies and ashes and all the fields as far as the Brook Kidron to the corner of the Horse Gate toward the east will be holy to the LORD. It won't be uprooted or overthrown again, forever."



Cross References

Zechariah 2:1-2

Then I looked up and saw a man with a measuring line in his hand.

Ezekiel 40:8

Next, he measured the vestibule of the gate facing away from the Temple entrance at one reed.

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