Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

So Delilah said unto Samson, Do tell me, I pray thee, wherein lieth thy great strength, - and wherewith thou mightest be bound, to humble thee.

New American Standard Bible

So Delilah said to Samson, “Please tell me where your great strength is and how you may be bound to afflict you.”

King James Version

And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray thee, wherein thy great strength lieth, and wherewith thou mightest be bound to afflict thee.

Holman Bible

So Delilah said to Samson, “Please tell me, where does your great strength come from? How could someone tie you up and make you helpless?”

International Standard Version

So Delilah asked Samson, "Please tell me the secret to your great strength and how you may be tied up and tortured."

A Conservative Version

And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray thee, in what thy great strength lays, and with what thou might be bound to afflict thee.

American Standard Version

And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray thee, wherein thy great strength lieth, and wherewith thou mightest be bound to afflict thee.

Amplified

So Delilah said to Samson, “Please tell me where your great strength lies and with what you may be bound and subdued.”

Bible in Basic English

So Delilah said to Samson, Make clear to me now what is the secret of your great strength, and how you may be put in bands and made feeble.

Darby Translation

And Deli'lah said to Samson, "Please tell me wherein your great strength lies, and how you might be bound, that one could subdue you."

Julia Smith Translation

And Delilah will say to Samson, Announce now to me in what is thy great strength, and in what thou shalt be bound to humble thee.

King James 2000

And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray you, where your great strength lies, and with what you might be bound to afflict you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So Delilah said to Samson, "Please tell me what makes your strength so great, and with what can you be tied up to subdue you?"

Modern King James verseion

And Delilah said to Samson, Please tell me where your great strength lies, and with what you may be bound to afflict you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Delilah said to Samson, "Oh, tell me where thy great strength lieth, and if thou were bound wherewith men might constrain thee."

NET Bible

So Delilah said to Samson, "Tell me what makes you so strong and how you can be subdued and humiliated."

New Heart English Bible

Delilah said to Samson, "Please tell me where your great strength lies, and how you can be bound and subdued."

Webster

And Delilah said to Samson, Tell me, I pray thee, in what thy great strength lieth, and with what thou mayest be bound to afflict thee.

World English Bible

Delilah said to Samson, "Please tell me where your great strength lies, and what you might be bound to afflict you."

Youngs Literal Translation

And Delilah saith unto Samson, 'Declare, I pray thee, to me, wherein thy great power is, and wherewith thou art bound, to afflict thee.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּלילה 
D@liylah 
Usage: 6

to Samson
שׁמשׁון 
Shimshown 
Usage: 38

נגד 
Nagad 
Usage: 370

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

lieth, and wherewith thou mightest be bound
אסר 
'acar 
Usage: 70

to afflict
ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 83

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Samson And Delilah

5 So the lords of the Philistines came up unto her, and said to her - Entice him, and see wherein lieth his great strength, and wherewith we may prevail against him, and bind him, to humble him, - and, we, will give thee, every man, eleven hundred pieces of silver. 6 So Delilah said unto Samson, Do tell me, I pray thee, wherein lieth thy great strength, - and wherewith thou mightest be bound, to humble thee. 7 And Samson said unto her, If they bind me with seven green cords, that have not been dried, then shall I become weak, and be as any other man.


Cross References

Psalm 12:2

Deception, speak they, every one with his neighbour, - with lips uttering smooth things - with a heart and a heart, do they speak.

Proverbs 6:26

Because, for the sake of an impure woman, a man may be brought even to a cake of bread, - and, a man's wife, for a precious soul, may hunt!

Proverbs 7:21

She turneth him aside, with her great persuasiveness, - with the flattery of her lips, she compelleth him:

Proverbs 22:14

A deep chasm, is the mouth of strange women, he with whom Yahweh is indignant, falleth there.

Proverbs 26:28

A false tongue, hateth them who are crushed by it, and, a flattering mouth, worketh occasion of stumbling.

Jeremiah 9:2-5

Oh that I had in the wilderness, a wayfarers lodge, That I might leave my people, and go from them, - For they all, are Adulterers, An assemblage of traitors;

Micah 7:2

Perished is the man of lovingkindness out of the earth, and, upright among men, is there none, - they all, for bloodshed, lie in wait. Every man - for his brother, do they hunt as for one devoted to destruction.

Micah 7:5

Do not trust in a friend, do not put confidence in an associate, - from her that lieth in thy bosom, keep thou the doors of thy mouth;

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