Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great rejoicing, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them.

New American Standard Bible

All the people went away to eat, to drink, to send portions and to celebrate a great festival, because they understood the words which had been made known to them.

King James Version

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them.

Holman Bible

Then all the people began to eat and drink, send portions, and have a great celebration, because they had understood the words that were explained to them.

International Standard Version

So all the people went to eat, to drink, to send something to those who had nothing, and to celebrate with great joy, because they understood the words that were being declared to them.

A Conservative Version

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.

American Standard Version

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them.

Amplified

And all the people went their way to eat, drink, send portions, and make great rejoicing, for they had understood the words that were declared to them.

Bible in Basic English

And all the people went away to take food and drink, and to send food to others, and to be glad, because the words which were said to them had been made clear.

Darby Translation

And all the people went their way, to eat and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great rejoicing. For they had understood the words that were declared to them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And all the people went to eat and to drink and to send portions and to rejoice with great joy because they had understood the words that were taught unto them.

Julia Smith Translation

And all the people will go to eat and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great gladness, for they understood the words that were made known to them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

All of the people went to eat, to drink, to send a share, and to have great joy because they understood the words that they had made known to them.

Modern King James verseion

And all the people went to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great rejoicing, because they had understood the words which were declared to them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And all the people went their way to eat and to drink, and to send part unto others, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them.

NET Bible

So all the people departed to eat and drink and to share their food with others and to enjoy tremendous joy, for they had gained insight in the matters that had been made known to them.

New Heart English Bible

All the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.

The Emphasized Bible

And all the people went their way, to eat and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great rejoicing, - because they had understood the words which were made known unto them.

Webster

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.

World English Bible

All the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood the words that were declared to them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And all the people go to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great joy, because they have understood concerning the words that they made known to them.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And all the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

to eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

and to drink
שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

and to send
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

מנה 
manah 
Usage: 11

and to make

Usage: 0

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

שׂמחה 
Simchah 
Usage: 93

the words
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

Context Readings

Ezra Reads The Law To The People

11 So the Levites stilled all the people, saying, Hold your peace, for the day is holy; neither be you grieved. 12 And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great rejoicing, because they had understood the words that were declared unto them. 13 And on the second day were gathered together the heads of the fathers' houses of all the people, the priests, and the Levites, unto Ezra the scribe, even to understand the words of the law.



Cross References

Nehemiah 8:7-8

Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, caused the people to understand the law: and the people stood in their place.

Job 23:12

Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have esteemed the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.

Psalm 19:8-11

The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Psalm 119:14

I have rejoiced in the way of your testimonies, as much as in all riches.

Psalm 119:16

I will delight myself in your statutes: I will not forget your word.

Psalm 119:72

The law of your mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver pieces.

Psalm 119:97

[Mem] O how love I your law! it is my meditation all the day.

Psalm 119:103-104

How sweet are your words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth!

Psalm 119:111

Your testimonies have I taken as a heritage forever: for they are the rejoicing of my heart.

Psalm 119:127

Therefore I love your commandments above gold; yea, above fine gold.

Psalm 119:130

The entrance of your words gives light; it gives understanding unto the simple.

Psalm 119:171

My lips shall utter praise, when you have taught me your statutes.

Psalm 119:174

I have longed for your salvation, O LORD; and your law is my delight.

Psalm 126:1-3

[A song of ascents.] When the LORD turned again the captivity of Zion, we were like them that dream.

Proverbs 2:10-11

When wisdom enters into your heart, and knowledge is pleasant unto your soul;

Proverbs 24:13-14

My son, eat honey because it is good; and the honeycomb, which is sweet to your taste:

Jeremiah 15:16

Your words were found, and I did eat them; and your word was unto me the joy and rejoicing of my heart: for I am called by your name, O LORD God of hosts.

Luke 24:32

And they said one to another, Did not our hearts burn within us, while he talked with us by the way, and while he opened to us the scriptures?

Romans 7:18

For I know that in me (that is, in my flesh,) dwells no good thing: for to will is present with me; but how to perform that which is good I find not.

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