Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

And this {was greatly displeasing} to Jonah, and {he became furious}.

New American Standard Bible

But it greatly displeased Jonah and he became angry.

King James Version

But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was very angry.

Holman Bible

But Jonah was greatly displeased and became furious.

International Standard Version

Greatly displeased, Jonah flew into a rage.

A Conservative Version

But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.

American Standard Version

But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.

Amplified

But it greatly displeased Jonah and he became angry.

Bible in Basic English

But this seemed very wrong to Jonah, and he was angry.

Darby Translation

And it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be evil to Jonah, a great evil, and it will kindle to him.

King James 2000

But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was very angry.

Modern King James verseion

But it was a great calamity in Jonah's sight, and it kindled anger in him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore Jonah was sore discontent and angry.

NET Bible

This displeased Jonah terribly and he became very angry.

New Heart English Bible

But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.

The Emphasized Bible

And it was vexing unto Jonah, with a great vexation, - and it angered him.

Webster

But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was very angry.

World English Bible

But it displeased Jonah exceedingly, and he was angry.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it is grievous unto Jonah -- a great evil -- and he is displeased at it;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ירע 
Yara` 
Usage: 8

יונה 
Yonah 
Usage: 19

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

Context Readings

Jonah Is Angry At Yahweh's Compassion

1 And this {was greatly displeasing} to Jonah, and {he became furious}. 2 And he prayed to Yahweh and said, "O Yahweh, [was] this not {what I said} while I was in my homeland? Therefore {I originally fled} to Tarshish, because I knew that you [are] a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger {and having great steadfast love}, and one who relents concerning calamity.


Cross References

Jonah 4:9

So God said to Jonah, "{Is it right for you to be angry} about the plant?" And he said, "{It is right for me to be angry enough to die}!"

Jonah 4:4

And Yahweh said, "{Is it right for you to be angry}?"

Luke 15:28

But he became angry and did not want to go in. So his father came out [and] began to implore him.

Matthew 20:15

Is it not permitted for me to do whatever I want with [what is] mine? Or is your eye evil because I am generous?'

Luke 7:39

Now [when] the Pharisee who invited him saw [this], he spoke to himself, saying, "If this man were a prophet, he would have known who and what kind of woman [this is] who is touching him, that she is a sinner."

Acts 13:46

Both Paul and Barnabas spoke boldly [and] said, "It was necessary [that] the word of God be spoken first to you, since you reject it and do not consider yourselves worthy of eternal life! Behold, we are turning to the Gentiles!

James 4:5-6

Or do you think that in vain the scripture says, "The spirit which he caused to dwell in us desires jealously"?

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