Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And He commanded them all to sit down by groups on the green grass.

King James Version

And he commanded them to make all sit down by companies upon the green grass.

Holman Bible

Then He instructed them to have all the people sit down in groups on the green grass.

International Standard Version

Then he ordered them to have all the people sit down in groups on the green grass.

A Conservative Version

And he commanded them to sit down, all by companies upon the green grass.

American Standard Version

And he commanded them that all should sit down by companies upon the green grass.

Amplified

Then He commanded the people all to recline on the green grass by companies.

An Understandable Version

And He ordered all of them to recline in groups on the green grass.

Anderson New Testament

And he commanded them to make all recline in table parties upon the green grass.

Bible in Basic English

And he made them all be seated in groups on the green grass.

Common New Testament

Then he commanded them to make them all sit down in groups on the green grass.

Daniel Mace New Testament

then he order'd the people to sit down in distinct companies upon the green grass.

Darby Translation

And he ordered them to make them all sit down by companies on the green grass.

Godbey New Testament

And He commanded them all to sit down in companies on the green grass.

Goodspeed New Testament

And he directed them all to sit down in parties on the fresh grass.

John Wesley New Testament

And he commanded them to make all sit down by companies on the green grass.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he commanded them to make all sit down by companies upon the green grass.

Julia Smith Translation

And he commanded them all to recline a drinking together, drinking together upon the green grass.

King James 2000

And he commanded them to make all sit down by groups upon the green grass.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he ordered them all to recline in groups on the green grass.

Modern King James verseion

And He commanded them all to recline, group by group, on the green grass.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he commanded them to make them all sit down, by companies upon the green grass.

Moffatt New Testament

Then he gave orders that they were to make all the people lie down in parties on the green grass;

Montgomery New Testament

Then he directed them to make all sit down by companies on the green grass.

NET Bible

Then he directed them all to sit down in groups on the green grass.

New Heart English Bible

He commanded them that everyone should sit down in groups on the green grass.

Noyes New Testament

And he ordered them to make all lie down in companies upon the green grass.

Sawyer New Testament

And he commanded them to cause all to recline in companies on the green grass.

The Emphasized Bible

And he gave them orders, that all should be made recline, in parties, upon, the green grass.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he commanded them to seat them all by companies on the green grass:

Twentieth Century New Testament

Jesus directed them to make all the people take their seats on the green grass, in parties;

Webster

And he commanded them to make all sit down by companies upon the green grass.

Weymouth New Testament

So He directed them to make all sit down in companies on the green grass.

Williams New Testament

Then He ordered them all to sit down in rows on the green grass.

World English Bible

He commanded them that everyone should sit down in groups on the green grass.

Worrell New Testament

And He commanded that all should recline by companies on the grass.

Worsley New Testament

And He ordered them to cause all the people to sit down by companies upon the grass:

Youngs Literal Translation

And he commanded them to make all recline in companies upon the green grass,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

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

ἐπιτάσσω 
Epitasso 
Usage: 8


Usage: 0

to make
ἀνακλίνω 
Anaklino 
Usage: 5

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

ἀνακλίνω 
Anaklino 
Usage: 5

συμπόσιον 
Sumposion 
company, not tr.
Usage: 2

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

the green
χλωρός 
Chloros 
Usage: 4

Context Readings

The Feeding Of Five Thousand

38 And He said to them, "How many loaves do you have? Go look!" And when they found out, they said, "Five, and two fish." 39 And He commanded them all to sit down by groups on the green grass. 40 They sat down in groups of hundreds and of fifties.


Cross References

1 Kings 10:5

the food of his table, the seating of his servants, the attendance of his waiters and their attire, his cupbearers, and his stairway by which he went up to the house of the LORD, there was no more spirit in her.

Esther 1:5-6

When these days were completed, the king gave a banquet lasting seven days for all the people who were present at the citadel in Susa, from the greatest to the least, in the court of the garden of the king's palace.

Matthew 15:35

And He directed the people to sit down on the ground;

1 Corinthians 14:33

for God is not a God of confusion but of peace, as in all the churches of the saints.

1 Corinthians 14:40

But all things must be done properly and in an orderly manner.



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