Parallel Verses

Amplified

But the people who live in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified (walled) and very large; moreover, we saw there the descendants of Anak [people of great stature and courage].

New American Standard Bible

Nevertheless, the people who live in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified and very large; and moreover, we saw the descendants of Anak there.

King James Version

Nevertheless the people be strong that dwell in the land, and the cities are walled, and very great: and moreover we saw the children of Anak there.

Holman Bible

However, the people living in the land are strong, and the cities are large and fortified. We also saw the descendants of Anak there.

International Standard Version

except that the people who have settled in the land are strong, and their cities are greatly fortified. We also saw the descendants of Anak.

A Conservative Version

However the people who dwell in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified, very great, and moreover we saw the children of Anak there.

American Standard Version

Howbeit the people that dwell in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified, and very great: and moreover we saw the children of Anak there.

Bible in Basic English

But the people living in the land are strong, and the towns are walled and very great; further, we saw the children of Anak there.

Darby Translation

Only, the people are strong that dwell in the land, and the cities are walled, very great; moreover we saw the children of Anak there.

Julia Smith Translation

Only that the people are strong dwelling upon the land, and the cities fortified, and very great: and also we saw the children of Anak there.

King James 2000

Nevertheless the people are strong that dwell in the land, and the cities are walled, and very great: and moreover we saw the children of Anak there.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yet the people who are inhabiting [it are] strong and the cities [are] fortified and very large; moreover, we saw the descendants of the Anakites there.

Modern King James verseion

However, the people that dwell in the land are strong, and the cities are walled, very great. And also we saw the children of Anak there.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nevertheless, the people be strong that dwell in the land, and the cities are walled and exceeding great, and moreover we saw the children of Anak there.

NET Bible

But the inhabitants are strong, and the cities are fortified and very large. Moreover we saw the descendants of Anak there.

New Heart English Bible

However the people who dwell in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified and very large. Moreover, we saw the children of Anak there.

The Emphasized Bible

Nevertheless surely mighty, are the people that dwell in the land, - and, the cities, walled in, exceeding great, moreover also, the descendants of the

Webster

Nevertheless, the people are strong that dwell in the land, and the cities are walled, and very great: and moreover, we saw the children of Anak there.

World English Bible

However the people who dwell in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified, [and] very great: and moreover we saw the children of Anak there.

Youngs Literal Translation

only, surely the people which is dwelling in the land is strong; and the cities are fenced, very great; and also children of Anak we have seen there.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אפס 
'ephec 
ends, no, none, not, nothing, without, else, beside, but, cause, howbeit, .
Usage: 43

the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

be strong
עז 
`az 
Usage: 22

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and the cities
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

and moreover we saw
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

the children
יליד 
Yaliyd 
Usage: 13

of Anak
ענק 
`Anaq 
Usage: 9

References

Context Readings

Report About Canaan

27 They reported to Moses and said, “We went in to the land where you sent us; and it certainly does flow with milk and honey, and this is its fruit. 28 But the people who live in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified (walled) and very large; moreover, we saw there the descendants of Anak [people of great stature and courage]. 29 [The people descended from] Amalek live in the land of the Negev (South country); the Hittite, the Jebusite, and the Amorite live in the hill country; and the Canaanites live by the [Dead] Sea and along the side of the Jordan.”



Cross References

Deuteronomy 1:28

Where can we go up? Our brothers (spies) have made our hearts melt [in fear] and demoralized us by saying, “The people are bigger and taller than we; the cities are large, and fortified [all the way up] to heaven. And besides, we saw the [giant-like] sons of the Anakim there.”’

Deuteronomy 9:1-2

“Hear, O Israel! You are crossing the Jordan today to go in to dispossess nations greater and more powerful than you, great cities fortified to heaven,

Numbers 13:33

There we saw the Nephilim (the sons of Anak are part of the Nephilim); and we were like grasshoppers in our own sight, and so we were in their sight.”

Numbers 13:22-23

When they had gone up into the Negev (the South country), they came to Hebron; and Ahiman, Sheshai, and Talmai the descendants of Anak were there. (Now Hebron was built seven years before Zoan in Egypt.)

Deuteronomy 2:10-11

(The Emim lived there in times past, a people great and numerous, and as tall as the Anakim.

Deuteronomy 2:21

a great, numerous people, and tall as the Anakim, but the Lord destroyed them before the sons of Ammon. And they dispossessed them and settled in their place,

Deuteronomy 3:5

All these cities were fortified and unassailable with their high walls, gates, and bars; in addition, [there were] a very great number of unwalled villages.

Joshua 11:22

There were no Anakim left in the land of the children of Israel; only in Gaza, in Gath, and in Ashdod [of Philistia] some remained.

Joshua 15:14

So Caleb drove out from there the three sons of Anak: Sheshai and Ahiman and Talmai, the children of Anak.

Judges 1:20

Then they gave Hebron to Caleb, as Moses had said, and he drove out from there the three sons of Anak.

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