Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"This will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger."

King James Version

And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.

Holman Bible

This will be the sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped snugly in cloth and lying in a feeding trough."

International Standard Version

And this will be a sign for you: You will find a baby wrapped in strips of cloth and lying in a feeding trough."

A Conservative Version

And this is the sign to you: Ye will find a babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, and lying in a feed trough.

American Standard Version

And this is the sign unto you: Ye shall find a babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, and lying in a manger.

Amplified

And this will be a sign for you [by which you will recognize Him]: you will find [ after searching] a Baby wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger.

An Understandable Version

And this is the sign [that will verify it] to you: You will find a baby wrapped in [linen] cloths lying in an animal's feeding trough."

Anderson New Testament

And this shall be to you the sign: you will find the babe wrapped in swathing-clothes, and lying in a stable.

Bible in Basic English

And this is the sign to you: you will see a young child folded in linen, in the place where the cattle have their food.

Common New Testament

And this will be a sign to you: you will find a babe wrapped in swaddling cloths and lying in a manger."

Daniel Mace New Testament

and by this sign shall you know him; you will find the babe swathed, lying in a manger.

Darby Translation

And this is the sign to you: ye shall find a babe wrapped in swaddling-clothes, and lying in a manger.

Godbey New Testament

And this shall be the sign unto you; you shall find an infant lying in a manger, wrapped in swaddling clothes.

Goodspeed New Testament

And this will prove it to you: You will find a baby wrapped up and lying in a manger."

John Wesley New Testament

And this shall be a sign to you; ye shall find the babe, wrapped in swaddling-clothes, lying in a manger.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.

Julia Smith Translation

And this the sign to you; ye shall find the babe swathed, lying in a manger.

King James 2000

And this shall be a sign unto you; You shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And this will be the sign for you: you will find the baby wrapped in strips of cloth and lying in a manger."

Modern King James verseion

And this is a sign to you. You will find the babe wrapped, lying in a manger.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And take this for a sign: ye shall find the child swaddled, and laid in a manger."

Moffatt New Testament

And here is a proof for you: you will find a baby wrapped up and lying in a stall for cattle."

Montgomery New Testament

"And this is a sign to you; You shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling-clothes lying in a manger."

NET Bible

This will be a sign for you: You will find a baby wrapped in strips of cloth and lying in a manger."

New Heart English Bible

This is the sign to you: you will find a baby wrapped in strips of cloth, lying in a feeding trough."

Noyes New Testament

And this shall be the sign to you: Ye shall find a babe wrapped in swathingclothes, [lying] in a manger.

Sawyer New Testament

And this shall be a sign to you. You shall find the babe wrapped in bandages, lying in a manger.

The Emphasized Bible

And, this, to you is, a sign: Ye shall find a babe, wrapped in swaddling clothes, and lying in a manger.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And this shall be a sign for you; Ye shall find the babe in swaddling-clothes, lying in a manger.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And this shall be the sign for you. You will find the infant swathed, and lying in a manger."

Webster

And this shall be a sign to you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling-clothes, lying in a manger.

Weymouth New Testament

And this is the token for you: you will find a babe wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger."

Williams New Testament

And this is proof for you: You will find a baby wrapped up and lying in a manger."

World English Bible

This is the sign to you: you will find a baby wrapped in strips of cloth, lying in a feeding trough."

Worrell New Testament

And this is the sign to you: ye will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, and lying in a manger."

Worsley New Testament

And this shall be a sign to you, Ye shall find the child wrapped in swaddling bands lying in a manger.

Youngs Literal Translation

and this is to you the sign: Ye shall find a babe wrapped up, lying in the manger.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

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

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

shall be a sign
σημεῖον 
Semeion 
Usage: 56

ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
Usage: 130

the babe
βρέφος 
Brephos 
Usage: 8

σπαργανόω 
Sparganoo 
Usage: 2

κεῖμαι 
Keimai 
lie, be laid, be set, be appointed, be, be made, laid up, there
Usage: 23

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

Context Readings

The Shepherds And The Angels

11 for today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. 12 "This will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger." 13 And suddenly there appeared with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying,


Cross References

Isaiah 7:14

"Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, a virgin will be with child and bear a son, and she will call His name Immanuel.

1 Samuel 2:34

'This will be the sign to you which will come concerning your two sons, Hophni and Phinehas: on the same day both of them will die.

2 Kings 19:29

'Then this shall be the sign for you: you will eat this year what grows of itself, in the second year what springs from the same, and in the third year sow, reap, plant vineyards, and eat their fruit.

2 Kings 20:8

Now Hezekiah said to Isaiah, "What will be the sign that the LORD will heal me, and that I shall go up to the house of the LORD the third day?"

Isaiah 53:1-2

Who has believed our message? And to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed?

Exodus 3:12

And He said, "Certainly I will be with you, and this shall be the sign to you that it is I who have sent you: when you have brought the people out of Egypt, you shall worship God at this mountain."

1 Samuel 10:2-7

"When you go from me today, then you will find two men close to Rachel's tomb in the territory of Benjamin at Zelzah; and they will say to you, 'The donkeys which you went to look for have been found. Now behold, your father has ceased to be concerned about the donkeys and is anxious for you, saying, "What shall I do about my son?"'

Psalm 22:6

But I am a worm and not a man, A reproach of men and despised by the people.

Isaiah 7:11

"Ask a sign for yourself from the LORD your God; make it deep as Sheol or high as heaven."

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