Parallel Verses

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.

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."

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."

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.

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 And the princes of Philisteim will come up and will say to her, Persuade him, and see in what is his great strength, and in what we shall prevail against him, and bind him to humble him: and we give to thee each a thousand and a hundred of silver. 6 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. 7 And Samson will say to her, If they shall bind me with seven moist cords that were not dried, and I was weak and shall be as another man.


Cross References

Psalm 12:2

They will speak vanity each with his neighbor: smooth lips, with a heart and a heart will they speak

Proverbs 6:26

For by a woman a harlot, even to a round of bread: and a man's wife will hunt the precious soul.

Proverbs 7:21

With much of her talking she caused him to turn aside; with the smoothness of her lips she will thrust him away.

Proverbs 22:14

The mouth of the strange woman a deep pit: and he cursing Jehovah shall fall there.

Proverbs 26:28

A tongue of falsehood will hate its crushing, and a smooth mouth will make an overthrow.

Jeremiah 9:2-5

Who will give me in the desert a lodging-place of travelers? and I will leave my people and go from them, for they all commit adultery; an assembly of those acting faithlessly.

Micah 7:2

The merciful one perished from the earth, and none upright among men: they all will lie in wait for bloods; they will hunt each his brother with a net.

Micah 7:5

Ye shall not trust in a companion, ye shall not confide in a friend: watch the doors of thy mouth from her lying in thy bosom.

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