Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and as he sowed, some seeds fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate them up.

King James Version

And when he sowed, some seeds fell by the way side, and the fowls came and devoured them up:

Holman Bible

As he was sowing, some seeds fell along the path, and the birds came and ate them up.

International Standard Version

As he was sowing, some seeds fell along the path, and birds came and ate them up.

A Conservative Version

And as he sowed, some fell by the wayside, and the birds came and devoured them.

American Standard Version

and as he sowed, some'seeds fell by the way side, and the birds came and devoured them:

Amplified

And as he sowed, some seeds fell by the roadside, and the birds came and ate them up.

An Understandable Version

And some of the seed he sowed [i.e., scattering it by hand] landed along the side of the road and birds came and ate it.

Anderson New Testament

And as he sowed, some seeds fell by the way: and the birds came and ate them up.

Bible in Basic English

And while he did so, some seeds were dropped by the wayside, and the birds came and took them for food:

Common New Testament

And as he sowed, some seed fell along the path, and the birds came and devoured them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and in sowing, part of the grain fell in the high-way, and the fowls light and peck'd them up:

Darby Translation

and as he sowed, some grains fell along the way, and the birds came and devoured them;

Godbey New Testament

And while he was sowing, some seeds fell by the wayside, and the fowls came and ate them up.

Goodspeed New Testament

and as he was sowing, some of the seed fell by the path and the birds came and ate it up,

John Wesley New Testament

And while he sowed, some seeds fell by the wayside, and the birds came and devoured them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and when he sowed, some of the seed fell beside the way, and the fowls came and devoured them up.

Julia Smith Translation

And in his sowing some truly fell by the way, and the flying things came and swallowed them down.

King James 2000

And when he sowed, some seeds fell by the wayside, and the fowls came and devoured them up:

Lexham Expanded Bible

and while he was sowing, {some seed} fell on the side of the path, and the birds came [and] devoured it.

Modern King James verseion

And as he sowed, some seeds fell by the wayside, and the birds came and devoured them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as he sowed, some fell by the wayside, and the fowls came, and devoured it up.

Moffatt New Testament

and as he sowed some seeds fell on the road and the birds came and ate them up.

Montgomery New Testament

and as he sowed, some seed fell by the roadside, and the birds came and ate it.

NET Bible

And as he sowed, some seeds fell along the path, and the birds came and devoured them.

New Heart English Bible

And as he sowed, some seeds fell by the roadside, and the birds came and devoured them.

Noyes New Testament

And as he sowed, some seeds fell by the wayside; and the birds came and devoured them.

Sawyer New Testament

and as he sowed, some fell by the way, and the birds came and devoured it.

The Emphasized Bible

and, as he sowed, some, indeed, fell by the pathway, and, the birds, came, and devoured it;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and as he was sowing, some seeds fell indeed by the road-side; and the birds came and ate them up:

Twentieth Century New Testament

As he was sowing, some seed fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up.

Webster

And when he sowed, some seeds fell by the way side, and the fowls came and devoured them:

Weymouth New Testament

As he sows, some of the seed falls by the way-side, and the birds come and peck it up.

Williams New Testament

and as he was sowing, some of the seed fell along the path, and the birds came and ate them up,

World English Bible

As he sowed, some seeds fell by the roadside, and the birds came and devoured them.

Worrell New Testament

And, in his sowing, some seeds fell by the wayside, and the birds, coming, devoured them.

Worsley New Testament

and as he was sowing, some seeds fell by the way-side, and the birds came and ate them up:

Youngs Literal Translation

and in his sowing, some indeed fell by the way, and the fowls did come and devour them,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

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

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

he

Usage: 0

σπείρω 
Speiro 
Usage: 15

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

πίπτω πέτω 
Pipto 
Usage: 56

by
παρά 
Para 
of, with, from, by ... side, at, than,
Usage: 145

the way side
ὁδός 
Hodos 
Usage: 75

and



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

the fowls
πετεινόν 
Peteinon 
Usage: 4

ἔρχομαι 
Erchomai 
come, go, , vr come
Usage: 424

κατεσθίω 
Katesthio 
devour, eat up, devour up
Usage: 8


Usage: 0

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Sower

3 And He spoke many things to them in parables, saying, "Behold, the sower went out to sow; 4 and as he sowed, some seeds fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate them up. 5 "Others fell on the rocky places, where they did not have much soil; and immediately they sprang up, because they had no depth of soil.


Cross References

Matthew 13:18-19

"Hear then the parable of the sower.

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