Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

And the woman took the two men and hid them, - and said: Even so, the men did come in unto me, but I knew not from whence they were;

New American Standard Bible

But the woman had taken the two men and hidden them, and she said, “Yes, the men came to me, but I did not know where they were from.

King James Version

And the woman took the two men, and hid them, and said thus, There came men unto me, but I wist not whence they were:

Holman Bible

But the woman had taken the two men and hidden them. So she said, “Yes, the men did come to me, but I didn’t know where they were from.

International Standard Version

Now the woman had taken the two men and hid them. So she replied, "The men really did come to me, but I didn't know from where they came.

A Conservative Version

And the woman took the two men, and hid them. And she said, Yes, the men came to me, but I did not know from where they were.

American Standard Version

And the woman took the two men, and hid them; and she said, Yea, the men came unto me, but I knew not whence they were:

Amplified

But the woman had taken the two men and hidden them; so she said, “Yes, two men came to me, but I did not know where they were from.

Bible in Basic English

And the woman took the two men and put them in a secret place; then she said, Yes, the men came to me, but I had no idea where they came from;

Darby Translation

And the woman had taken and concealed the two men; and she said, Yes, the men did come unto me, but I knew not whence they were;

Julia Smith Translation

And the woman will take the two men and hide them, and will say thus, Two men came to me, and I knew not from whence they were.

King James 2000

And the woman took the two men, and hid them, and said thus, There came men unto me, but I know not from where they were:

Lexham Expanded Bible

But the woman took the two men and hid them. And she said, "Yes, the men came to me, but I did not know where they [were] from.

Modern King James verseion

And the woman took the two men and hid them. And she said, Two men came to me, but I did not know from where they came.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the woman took the two men - and hid them. And said, "Indeed, there came men unto me but I knew not whence they were.

NET Bible

But the woman hid the two men and replied, "Yes, these men were clients of mine, but I didn't know where they came from.

New Heart English Bible

The woman took the two men and hid them. Then she said, "Yes, the men came to me, but I did not know where they came from.

Webster

And the woman took the two men, and hid them, and said thus, There came men to me, but I knew not whence they were:

World English Bible

The woman took the two men and hid them. Then she said, "Yes, the men came to me, but I didn't know where they came from.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the woman taketh the two men, and hideth them, and saith thus: 'The men came in unto me, and I have not known whence they are;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

the two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

men
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42
Usage: 42

and hid
צפן 
Tsaphan 
Usage: 32

them, and said

Usage: 0


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

not whence
אין 
'aiyn 
Usage: 17

References

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Morish

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Context Readings

Spies View The Land

3 So the king of Jericho sent unto Rahab, saying, - Bring forth the men that are come in unto thee who have entered thy house, for, to search out all the land, have they come. 4 And the woman took the two men and hid them, - and said: Even so, the men did come in unto me, but I knew not from whence they were; 5 and it came to pass, as the gate was about to be shut in the darkness, that, the men, went out, I know not whither the men went, - pursue them quickly for ye shall overtake them.


Cross References

2 Samuel 17:19-20

and the woman took and spread the cover over the face of the well, and spread thereon her pounded corn, - so nothing was known.

Exodus 1:19

And the midwives said unto Pharaoh. Because not like the Egyptian women, are the Hebrew women, for they are full of life, ere yes the midwife can come in unto them, they have given birth,

2 Samuel 16:18-19

And Hushai said unto Absolom, Nay! but, whom Yahweh, and all this people, and the men of Israel have chosen, his, will I be, and, with him, will I dwell.

2 Kings 6:19

Then Elisha said unto them - This, is not the way, neither is, this, the city, follow me, that I may lead you unto the man, whom ye would secure! So he led them to Samaria.

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