Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And this the word which ye shall do: every male and every woman knowing the bed of a male ye shall exterminate.

New American Standard Bible

This is the thing that you shall do: you shall utterly destroy every man and every woman who has lain with a man.”

King James Version

And this is the thing that ye shall do, Ye shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman that hath lain by man.

Holman Bible

This is what you should do: Completely destroy every male, as well as every female who has slept with a man.”

International Standard Version

You're to completely destroy every man and every married woman."

A Conservative Version

And this is the thing that ye shall do: Ye shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman that has lain by man.

American Standard Version

And this is the thing that ye shall do: ye shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman that hath lain by man.

Amplified

And this is the thing that you shall do; you shall utterly destroy every male and every woman who is not a virgin.”

Bible in Basic English

And this is what you are to do: every male, and every woman who has had sex relations with a man, you are to put to the curse, but you are to keep safe the virgins. And they did so.

Darby Translation

This is what you shall do; every male and every woman that has lain with a male you shall utterly destroy."

King James 2000

And this is the thing that you shall do, you shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman that has lain with a man.

Lexham Expanded Bible

This is the thing you will do: {you will destroy} every man and {every woman who had sex with a man}."

Modern King James verseion

And this is the thing that you shall do. You shall utterly destroy every male and every woman who has lain with man.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And this is that ye shall do: utterly destroy all the males and the women that have lain by men."

NET Bible

Do this: exterminate every male, as well as every woman who has had sexual relations with a male. But spare the lives of any virgins." So they did as instructed.

New Heart English Bible

This is the thing that you shall do: you shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman who has slept with a man."

The Emphasized Bible

And, this, is the thing that ye shall do, - Every male, and every woman that hath cohabited with man, shall ye devote to destruction.

Webster

And this is the thing that ye shall do, Ye shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman that hath lain by man.

World English Bible

This is the thing that you shall do: you shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman who has lain with a man."

Youngs Literal Translation

And this is the thing which ye do; every male, and every woman knowing the lying of a male, ye devote.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And this is the thing
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

and every woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

משׁכּב 
Mishkab 
Usage: 46

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Ban

Context Readings

A Decision Is Made About The Tribe Of Benjamin

10 And they will send there twelve thousand men from the sons of power, and they will command them, saying, Go and smite them, the inhabitants of Jabesh-Gilead, with the mouth of the sword, and the women and the little ones 11 And this the word which ye shall do: every male and every woman knowing the bed of a male ye shall exterminate. 12 And they will find of the inhabitants of Jabesh-Gilead four hundred girls, virgins, who knew not man by the bed of a male: and they will bring them to the camp of Shiloh which is in the land of Canaan.


Cross References

Numbers 31:17-18

And now kill every male among the little ones; and every woman know in man by the bed of a male, do ye kill.

Deuteronomy 2:34

And we shall take all his cities in that time, and we shall exterminate every city of men and women and the little ones; we left none to escape.

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