Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"But if they do not hear, they shall perish by the sword And they will die without knowledge.

King James Version

But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.

Holman Bible

But if they do not obey, they will cross the river [of death] and die without knowledge.

International Standard Version

"But if they won't listen, they'll perish by the sword and die in their ignorance.

A Conservative Version

But if they do not hearken, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.

American Standard Version

But if they hearken not, they shall perish by the sword, And they shall die without knowledge.

Amplified

But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword [of God's destructive judgments], and they shall die in ignorance of true knowledge.

Bible in Basic English

But if not, they come to their end, and give up their breath without knowledge.

Darby Translation

But if they hearken not, they shall pass away by the sword, and expire without knowledge.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But if they do not hearken, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.

Julia Smith Translation

And if they will not hear, they shall pass away by the spear, and they shall expire without knowledge.

King James 2000

But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But if they do not listen, they perish by [the] sword, and they pass away without knowledge.

Modern King James verseion

But if they do not obey, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But if they will not obey, they shall go through the sword, and perish before they be aware.

NET Bible

But if they refuse to listen, they pass over the river of death, and expire without knowledge.

New Heart English Bible

But if they do not listen, they shall perish by the sword; they shall die without knowledge.

New simplified Bible

However if they do not obey, they will perish by the sword and die without knowledge.

The Emphasized Bible

But, if they would not hearken, by a weapon, should they pass away, and breathe their last, no one knowing.

Webster

But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.

World English Bible

But if they don't listen, they shall perish by the sword; they shall die without knowledge.

Youngs Literal Translation

And if they do not hearken, By the dart they pass away, And expire without knowledge.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁמע 
Shama` 
Usage: 1158

עבר 
`abar 
over , pass , through , pass by , go , away , pass on ,
Usage: 557

by the sword
שׁלח 
Shelach 
Usage: 7

and they shall die
גּוע 
Gava` 
die , give up the ghost , dead , perish , dead
Usage: 24

References

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Elihu Extols God's Greatness

11 "If they hear and serve Him, They will end their days in prosperity And their years in pleasures. 12 "But if they do not hear, they shall perish by the sword And they will die without knowledge. 13 "But the godless in heart lay up anger; They do not cry for help when He binds them.



Cross References

Job 4:21

'Is not their tent-cord plucked up within them? They die, yet without wisdom.'

Isaiah 3:11

Woe to the wicked! It will go badly with him, For what he deserves will be done to him.

Deuteronomy 18:15-22

"The LORD your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among you, from your countrymen, you shall listen to him.

Deuteronomy 29:15-20

but both with those who stand here with us today in the presence of the LORD our God and with those who are not with us here today

Job 15:22

"He does not believe that he will return from darkness, And he is destined for the sword.

Isaiah 1:20

"But if you refuse and rebel, You will be devoured by the sword " Truly, the mouth of the LORD has spoken.

John 8:21-24

Then He said again to them, "I go away, and you will seek Me, and will die in your sin; where I am going, you cannot come."

Romans 2:8-9

but to those who are selfishly ambitious and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, wrath and indignation.



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