Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Finally all the trees said to the bramble, ‘You come, reign over us!’

King James Version

Then said all the trees unto the bramble, Come thou, and reign over us.

Holman Bible

Finally, all the trees said to the bramble,
“Come and reign over us.”

International Standard Version

"So all the trees told the bramble bush, "Hey you! Come and reign over us!'

A Conservative Version

Then all the trees said to the bramble, Come thou, and reign over us.

American Standard Version

Then said all the trees unto the bramble, Come thou, and reign over us.

Amplified

Then all the trees said to the bramble, ‘You come and reign over us.’

Bible in Basic English

Then all the trees said to the thorn, You come and be king over us.

Darby Translation

Then all the trees said to the bramble, 'Come you, and reign over us.'

Julia Smith Translation

And all the trees will say to the buckthorn. Come thou, reign over us.

King James 2000

Then said all the trees unto the bramble, Come you, and reign over us.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So all the trees said to the thornbush, 'You, come rule over us.'

Modern King James verseion

Then all the trees said to the bramble-bush, You come and reign over us.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said all the trees unto the furze-bush, 'Come thou and reign over us.'

NET Bible

"So all the trees said to the thornbush, 'You come and be our king!'

New Heart English Bible

"Then all the trees said to the bramble, 'Come, and reign over us.'

The Emphasized Bible

Then said all the trees, unto the bramble, - Come, thou, to reign over us.

Webster

Then said all the trees to the bramble, Come thou, and reign over us.

World English Bible

"Then all the trees said to the bramble, 'Come and reign over us.'

Youngs Literal Translation

And all the trees say unto the bramble, Come thou, reign over us.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
all the trees
עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

אטד 
'atad 
Usage: 6

ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

thou, and reign
מלך 
Malak 
Usage: 350

Context Readings

Abimelech Attempts To Become King

13 But the vine said to them, ‘Shall I leave my new wine, which cheers God and men, and go to wave over the trees?’ 14 Finally all the trees said to the bramble, ‘You come, reign over us!’ 15 The bramble said to the trees, ‘If in truth you are anointing me as king over you, come and take refuge in my shade; but if not, may fire come out from the bramble and consume the cedars of Lebanon.’



Cross References

2 Kings 14:9

Jehoash king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, “The thorn bush which was in Lebanon sent to the cedar which was in Lebanon, saying, ‘Give your daughter to my son in marriage.’ But there passed by a wild beast that was in Lebanon, and trampled the thorn bush.

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