Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"They will come out after us until we have drawn them away from the city, for they will say, 'They are fleeing before us as at the first.' So we will flee before them.

King James Version

(For they will come out after us) till we have drawn them from the city; for they will say, They flee before us, as at the first: therefore we will flee before them.

Holman Bible

They will come after us until we have drawn them away from the city, for they will say, 'They are fleeing from us as before.' While we are fleeing from them,

International Standard Version

They'll come after us until we've drawn them away from the city, because they'll say, "They're running away from us just like they did before.' While we're running away from them,

A Conservative Version

And they will come out after us, till we have drawn them away from the city, for they will say, They flee before us, as at the first. So we will flee before them.

American Standard Version

and they will come out after us, till we have drawn them away from the city; for they will say, They flee before us, as at the first: so we will flee before them;

Amplified

Till we have drawn them from the city, for they will say, They are fleeing from us as before. So we will flee before them.

Bible in Basic English

And they will come out after us, till we have got them away from the town; for they will say, They have gone in flight from us as before; so we will go in flight before them;

Darby Translation

And they will come out after us till we have drawn them from the city; for they will say, They flee before us, as at the first; and we will flee before them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

(for they will come out after us) until we have raptured them out of the city; for they will say, They flee before us as at the first. Therefore, we will flee before them.

Julia Smith Translation

And they will come out after us, and we drew them away from the city, for they will say, They flee before us as at the first: and we fled before their face.

King James 2000

(For they will come out after us) till we have drawn them from the city; for they will say, They flee before us, as at the first: therefore we will flee before them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They will come out after us until we draw them away from the city, because they will think, '[They are] fleeing from us {as before}.' So we will flee from them.

Modern King James verseion

(for they will come out after us) until we have drawn them out of the city. For they will say, They flee before us, even as at the first. And we will flee before them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they will come out after us, until we have plucked them away from the city. For they will say, 'They flee before us, as at the first time': for we will flee before them.

NET Bible

They will attack us until we have lured them from the city, for they will say, 'They are retreating from us like before.' We will retreat from them.

New Heart English Bible

They will come out after us, until we have drawn them away from the city; for they will say, 'They flee before us, like the first time.' So we will flee before them,

New simplified Bible

They will come out after us till we have drawn them from the city. They will say: 'They run from us.' Therefore we will run before them.

The Emphasized Bible

so will they come out after us, until we have drawn them away from the city, for they will say, Fleeing before us, as at the first! therefore will we flee before them.

Webster

(For they will come out after us) till we have drawn them from the city; for they will say, They flee before us, as at the first: therefore we will flee before them.

World English Bible

They will come out after us, until we have drawn them away from the city; for they will say, 'They flee before us, like the first time.' So we will flee before them,

Youngs Literal Translation

and they have come out after us till we have drawn them out of the city, for they say, They are fleeing before us as at the first, and we have fled before them,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For they will come out
יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out , ....forth , bring , come , proceed , go , depart ,
Usage: 1068

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

us till we have drawn
נתק 
Nathaq 
Usage: 27

them from the city
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

for they will say

Usage: 0

נוּס 
Nuwc 
Usage: 160

פּנים 
Paniym 
פּנים 
Paniym 
before , face , presence , because , sight , countenance , from , person , upon , of , ...me , against , ...him , open , for , toward ,
before , face , presence , because , sight , countenance , from , person , upon , of , ...me , against , ...him , open , for , toward ,
Usage: 2119
Usage: 2119

us, as at the first
ראשׁן ראשׁון 
Ri'shown 
Usage: 182

therefore we will flee
נוּס 
Nuwc 
Usage: 160

References

American

Ai

Easton

Hastings

Morish

Verse Info

Context Readings

Ai Is Destroyed

5 "Then I and all the people who are with me will approach the city. And when they come out to meet us as at the first, we will flee before them. 6 "They will come out after us until we have drawn them away from the city, for they will say, 'They are fleeing before us as at the first.' So we will flee before them. 7 "And you shall rise from your ambush and take possession of the city, for the LORD your God will deliver it into your hand.


Cross References

Exodus 14:3

"For Pharaoh will say of the sons of Israel, 'They are wandering aimlessly in the land; the wilderness has shut them in.'

Exodus 15:9

"The enemy said, 'I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; My desire shall be gratified against them; I will draw out my sword, my hand will destroy them.'

Judges 20:32

The sons of Benjamin said, "They are struck down before us, as at the first." But the sons of Israel said, "Let us flee that we may draw them away from the city to the highways."

Ecclesiastes 8:11

Because the sentence against an evil deed is not executed quickly, therefore the hearts of the sons of men among them are given fully to do evil.

Ecclesiastes 9:12

Moreover, man does not know his time: like fish caught in a treacherous net and birds trapped in a snare, so the sons of men are ensnared at an evil time when it suddenly falls on them.

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