Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And all these kings will meet by appointment, and they will come and will encamp together at the water of Merom, to war with Israel.

New American Standard Bible

So all of these kings having agreed to meet, came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight against Israel.

King James Version

And when all these kings were met together, they came and pitched together at the waters of Merom, to fight against Israel.

Holman Bible

All these kings joined forces; they came together and camped at the waters of Merom to attack Israel.

International Standard Version

After all these kings had gathered together, they went out and camped together at the waters of Merom to fight Israel.

A Conservative Version

And all these kings met together. And they came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight with Israel.

American Standard Version

And all these kings met together; and they came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight with Israel.

Amplified

So all these kings met and they came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight against Israel.

Bible in Basic English

And all these kings came together, and put their forces in position at the waters of Merom, to make war on Israel.

Darby Translation

And all these kings met together, and came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight against Israel.

King James 2000

And when all these kings were met together, they came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight against Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And all these kings joined forces, and they came and camped together by the waters of Merom to fight with Israel.

Modern King James verseion

And when all these kings had met together, they came and pitched together at the waters of Merom, to fight against Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And all these kings met together, and came and pitched together upon the water of Merom, for to fight with Israel.

NET Bible

All these kings gathered and joined forces at the Waters of Merom to fight Israel.

New Heart English Bible

All these kings met together; and they came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight with Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

And, when all these kings were gathered together, they came in, and encamped as one man, at the waters of Merom, to fight with Israel.

Webster

And when all these kings were met together, they came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight against Israel.

World English Bible

All these kings met together; and they came and encamped together at the waters of Merom, to fight with Israel.

Youngs Literal Translation

and all these kings are met together, and they come and encamp together at the waters of Merom, to fight with Israel.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

and pitched
חנה 
Chanah 
Usage: 143

יחד 
Yachad 
Usage: 141

at the waters
מים 
Mayim 
Usage: 581

of Merom
מרום 
merowm 
Usage: 2

to fight
לחם 
Lacham 
Usage: 177

Context Readings

Joshua's Conquest Of The North

4 And they will come forth, they, and their camps with them, many people, as the sand upon the lip of the sea for multitude, and horse and chariot exceeding many. 5 And all these kings will meet by appointment, and they will come and will encamp together at the water of Merom, to war with Israel. 6 And Jehovah will say to Joshua, Thou shalt not be afraid of their face: for to-morrow about this time I gave them all wounded before Israel: thou shalt hamstring their horses and their chariots thou shalt burn in fire.


Cross References

Psalm 3:1

Chanting of David in his fleeing from the face of Absalom his son. Jehovah, how they pressing upon me were multiplied! many rising up against me.

Psalm 118:10-12

All nations surrounded me: in the name of Jehovah but I will cut them off.

Isaiah 8:9

Make friendship, ye peoples, and be broken in pieces; and give ear, every land from afar; be girded and be broken in pieces; be girded and be broken in pieces.

Revelation 16:14

For they are the spirits of demons, doing signs, to go out upon all the kings of the earth and of the whole habitable globe, to gather them together for the war of that great day of God, the Omnipotent Ruler.

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