Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And Jonah will rise and go to Nineveh according to the word of Jehovah. And Nineveh was a great city to God, the going of three days.

New American Standard Bible

So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh according to the word of the Lord. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, a three days’ walk.

King James Version

So Jonah arose, and went unto Nineveh, according to the word of the LORD. Now Nineveh was an exceeding great city of three days' journey.

Holman Bible

So Jonah got up and went to Nineveh according to the Lord’s command.

Now Nineveh was an extremely large city, a three-day walk.

International Standard Version

So Jonah got up and went to Nineveh to do what the LORD had ordered.

A Conservative Version

So Jonah arose, and went to Nineveh, according to the word of LORD. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, of three days' journey.

American Standard Version

So Jonah arose, and went unto Nineveh, according to the word of Jehovah. Now Nineveh was an exceeding great city, of three days journey.

Amplified

So Jonah went to Nineveh in accordance with the word of the Lord. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, a three days’ walk [about sixty miles in circumference].

Bible in Basic English

So Jonah got up and went to Nineveh as the Lord had said. Now Nineveh was a very great town, three days' journey from end to end.

Darby Translation

And Jonah arose, and went unto Nineveh, according to the word of Jehovah. Now Nineveh was an exceeding great city of three days' journey.

King James 2000

So Jonah arose, and went unto Nineveh, according to the word of the LORD. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city of three days' journey around it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So Jonah got up and went to Nineveh according to the word of Yahweh. Now Nineveh was {an extraordinarily great city}--a journey of three days [across].

Modern King James verseion

And Jonah arose and went to Nineveh, according to the Word of Jehovah. And Nineveh was a very great city of three days' journey.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he arose and went to Nineveh at the LORD's commandment. Nineveh was a great city unto God, containing three days journey.

NET Bible

So Jonah went immediately to Nineveh, as the Lord had said. (Now Nineveh was an enormous city -- it required three days to walk through it!)

New Heart English Bible

So Jonah arose, and went to Nineveh, according to the word of the LORD. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, three days' journey across.

The Emphasized Bible

So Jonah arose, and went his way unto Nineveh, according to the word of Yahweh, - Nineveh, being a city great before God, of three days' journey.

Webster

So Jonah arose, and went to Nineveh, according to the word of the LORD. Now Nineveh was an exceeding great city of three days' journey.

World English Bible

So Jonah arose, and went to Nineveh, according to the word of Yahweh. Now Nineveh was an exceedingly great city, three days' journey across.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Jonah riseth, and he goeth unto Nineveh, according to the word of Jehovah. And Nineveh hath been a great city before God, a journey of three days.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So Jonah
יונה 
Yonah 
Usage: 19

and went
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

נינוה 
Niyn@veh 
Usage: 17

according to the word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

of the Lord

Usage: 0

נינוה 
Niyn@veh 
Usage: 17

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

of three
שׁלשׁה שׁלושׁה שׁלשׁ שׁלושׁ 
Shalowsh 
Usage: 430

יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

The People Of Nineveh Repent At Jonah's Proclamation

2 Arise, go to Nineveh the great city, and call to it the calling which I speak to thee. 3 And Jonah will rise and go to Nineveh according to the word of Jehovah. And Nineveh was a great city to God, the going of three days. 4 And Jonah will begin to go in to the city the going of one day, and he will call, and say, Yet forty days and Nineveh being overthrown.


Cross References

Genesis 22:3

And Abraham will rise early in the morning, and will saddle his ass, and will take two of his boys with him, and Isaak his son, and he will cleave the wood for the burnt offering, and will rise up and go to the place God spake to him.

Genesis 30:8

And Rachel will say, The wrestlings of God I wrestled with my sister; also I was able. And she will call his name Naphtali.

Psalm 36:6

Thy justice as the mountains of God; thy judgments a great deep: man and cattle thou wilt save, O Jerhova

Psalm 80:10

Its Shadow covered the mountains, and its branches the cedars of God.

Matthew 21:28-29

But what seems to you A man had two children; and having come to the first, he said, Child, retire to-day, work in my vineyard.

2 Timothy 4:11

Luke alone is with me. Having taken Mark, bring with thyself: for he is useful for the service.

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