Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“He asked for water and she gave him milk;
In a magnificent bowl she brought him curds.

King James Version

He asked water, and she gave him milk; she brought forth butter in a lordly dish.

Holman Bible

He asked for water; she gave him milk.
She brought him curdled milk in a majestic bowl.

International Standard Version

Sisera asked for water she gave him milk. In a magnificent bowl she brought him yogurt!

A Conservative Version

He asked water. She gave him milk. She brought him butter in a lordly dish.

American Standard Version

He asked water, and'she gave him milk; She brought him butter in a lordly dish.

Amplified


“Sisera asked for water and she gave him milk;
She brought him curds in a magnificent bowl.

Bible in Basic English

His request was for water, she gave him milk; she put butter before him on a fair plate.

Darby Translation

He asked water and she gave him milk, she brought him curds in a lordly bowl.

Julia Smith Translation

He asked water, she gave milk; In a prince's dish brought she curdled milk

King James 2000

He asked water, and she gave him milk; she brought forth butter in a lordly dish.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He asked for water, [and] she gave milk; in a drinking bowl for nobles, she brought curds.

Modern King James verseion

He asked for water, and she gave him milk. She brought forth butter in a lordly dish.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He asked water, but she gave him milk, and brought butter in a goodly dish.

NET Bible

He asked for water, and she gave him milk; in a bowl fit for a king, she served him curds.

New Heart English Bible

He asked for water. She gave him milk. She brought him butter in a princely bowl.

The Emphasized Bible

Water, he asked, Milk, she gave, - In a bowl for nobles, presented cream:

Webster

He asked water, and she gave him milk; she brought forth butter in a lordly dish.

World English Bible

He asked for water. She gave him milk. She brought him butter in a lordly dish.

Youngs Literal Translation

Water he asked -- milk she gave; In a lordly dish she brought near butter.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He asked
שׁאל שׁאל 
Sha'al 
Usage: 172

and she gave
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

חלב 
Chalab 
Usage: 44

קרב 
Qarab 
Usage: 280

חמה חמאה 
Chem'ah 
Usage: 10

in a lordly
אדּיר 
'addiyr 
Usage: 27

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

The Song Of Deborah And Barak

24 Blessed above women shall Jael, the wife of Heber the Kenite, be; blessed shall she be above women in the tent. 25 “He asked for water and she gave him milk;
In a magnificent bowl she brought him curds.
26 She put her hand to the stake, and her right hand to the workmen's hammer, and with the hammer she smote Sisera, she smote off his head when she had pierced and stricken through his temples.


Cross References

Judges 4:19-21

And he said unto her, Give me, I pray thee, a little water to drink, for I am thirsty. And she opened a bottle of milk and gave him to drink and covered him again.

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