Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Indeed, the hairs of your head are all counted. Don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows!

New American Standard Bible

"Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not fear; you are more valuable than many sparrows.

King James Version

But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: ye are of more value than many sparrows.

International Standard Version

Why, even all the hairs on your head have been counted! Stop being afraid. You are worth more than a bunch of sparrows."

A Conservative Version

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not, therefore, ye are superior to many sparrows.

American Standard Version

But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not: ye are of more value than many sparrows.

Amplified

But [even] the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not be struck with fear or seized with alarm; you are of greater worth than many [flocks] of sparrows.

An Understandable Version

[God even knows] the number of hairs on your head [Note: The average full head of hair has approximately 25,000 hairs]. [So], do not be afraid, for you are [much] more valuable than many sparrows.

Anderson New Testament

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not, therefore; you are of more value than many sparrows.

Bible in Basic English

But even the hairs of your head are numbered. Have no fear: you are of more value than a flock of sparrows.

Common New Testament

Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not; you are of more value than many sparrows.

Daniel Mace New Testament

nay, the very hairs of your head can't fall without being number'd: be not then afraid; there is no comparison between you and sparrows.

Darby Translation

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore, ye are better than many sparrows.

Godbey New Testament

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not: ye are more important than many sparrows.

Goodspeed New Testament

But the very hairs on your heads are all counted! You must not be afraid, you are worth more than a great many sparrows!

John Wesley New Testament

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not, therefore; ye are of more value than many sparrows.

Julia Smith Translation

But also the hairs of your head were all numbered. Therefore fear not: ye have the preeminence over many little sparrows.

King James 2000

But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: you are of more value than many sparrows.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered! Do not be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.

Modern King James verseion

But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Therefore do not fear, you are of more value than many sparrows.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Also, even the very hairs of your heads are numbered. Fear not therefore: Ye are more of value, than many sparrows.

Moffatt New Testament

But the very hairs on your head are all numbered; fear not, you are worth far more than sparrows.

Montgomery New Testament

"But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not! You are of more value than many sparrow!

NET Bible

In fact, even the hairs on your head are all numbered. Do not be afraid; you are more valuable than many sparrows.

New Heart English Bible

But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Therefore do not be afraid. You are of more value than many sparrows.

Noyes New Testament

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not: ye are of more value than many sparrows.

Sawyer New Testament

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not, therefore, for you are of more value than many sparrows.

The Emphasized Bible

But, even the hairs of your head, have all been numbered: Be not afraid: many sparrows, ye excel.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

But even the hairs of your head are all numbered: fear not then, ye are of more value than many sparrows.

Twentieth Century New Testament

No, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not be afraid; you are of more value than many sparrows.

Webster

But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: ye are of more value than many sparrows.

Weymouth New Testament

But the very hairs on your heads are all counted. Away with fear: you are more precious than a multitude of sparrows.'

Williams New Testament

Yes, the very hairs on your heads have all been counted by God! Stop being afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.

World English Bible

But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Therefore don't be afraid. You are of more value than many sparrows.

Worrell New Testament

But even the hairs of your head have all been numbered; fear not, ye are of more value than many sparrows.

Worsley New Testament

Nay the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Be not therefore afraid; ye are of more worth than many sparrows.

Youngs Literal Translation

but even the hairs of your head have been all numbered; therefore fear ye not, than many sparrows ye are of more value.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

the
θρίξ τριχός 
Thrix 
Usage: 10

θρίξ τριχός 
Thrix 
Usage: 10

of
κεφαλή 
Kephale 
Usage: 63

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

κεφαλή 
Kephale 
Usage: 63

are
ἀριθμέω 
Arithmeo 
Usage: 1

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἀριθμέω 
Arithmeo 
Usage: 1

φοβέω 
Phobeo 
fear, be afraid, be afraid of, reverence,
Usage: 68

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

ye are of more value
διαφέρω 
Diaphero 
Usage: 8

στρουθίον 
Strouthion 
Usage: 0

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Fear God Rather Than People

6 Aren't five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten in God's sight. 7 Indeed, the hairs of your head are all counted. Don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows! 8 "And I say to you, anyone who acknowledges Me before men, the Son of Man will also acknowledge him before the angels of God,


Cross References

1 Samuel 14:45

But the people said to Saul, "Must Jonathan die, who accomplished such a great deliverance for Israel? No, as the Lord lives, not a hair of his head will fall to the ground, for he worked with God's help today." So the people rescued Jonathan, and he did not die.

Matthew 6:26

Look at the birds of the sky: they don't sow or reap or gather into barns, yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Aren't you worth more than they?

2 Samuel 14:11

She replied, "Please, may the king invoke the Lord your God, so that the avenger of blood will not increase the loss, and they will not eliminate my son!" "As the Lord lives," he vowed, "not a hair of your son will fall to the ground."

Job 35:11

who gives us more understanding than the animals of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds of the sky?"

Psalm 8:6

You made him lord over the works of Your hands; You put everything under his feet:

Isaiah 43:3-4

For I the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, and your Savior, give Egypt as a ransom for you, Cush and Seba in your place.

Matthew 10:30-31

But even the hairs of your head have all been counted.

Matthew 12:12

A man is worth far more than a sheep, so it is lawful to do good on the Sabbath."

Luke 21:18

but not a hair of your head will be lost.

Acts 27:34

Therefore I urge you to take some food. For this has to do with your survival, since not a hair will be lost from the head of any of you."

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