Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

At their cries, all the people of Israel who were around them fled because they thought, “The earth may swallow us too!”

New American Standard Bible

All Israel who were around them fled at their outcry, for they said, "The earth may swallow us up!"

King James Version

And all Israel that were round about them fled at the cry of them: for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up also.

International Standard Version

Then all of the Israelis who were around them ran away when they heard them crying, ""so the ground won't swallow us up, too."

A Conservative Version

And all Israel that were round about them fled at the cry of them, for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up.

American Standard Version

And all Israel that were round about them fled at the cry of them; for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up.

Amplified

And all Israel who were round about them fled at their cry, for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up also.

Bible in Basic English

And all Israel round about them went in flight at their cry, For fear, said they, that we go down into the heart of the earth.

Darby Translation

And all Israel that were round about them fled at their cry; for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up!

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And all Israel, those that were round about them, fled at the cry of them, for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up also.

Julia Smith Translation

And all Israel which were round about them fled at their voice: for they said, Lest the earth shall swallow us.

King James 2000

And all Israel that were round about them fled at the cry of them: for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up also.

Lexham Expanded Bible

All Israel who [were] around them fled at their cry, because they said, "Lest the land swallow us up!"

Modern King James verseion

And all Israel around them fled at their cry. For they said, Lest the earth swallow us up.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And all Israel that were about them, fled at the cry of them. For they said, "The earth might haply swallow us also."

NET Bible

All the Israelites who were around them fled at their cry, for they said, "What if the earth swallows us too?"

New Heart English Bible

All Israel that were around them fled at their cry; for they said, "Lest the earth swallow us up."

The Emphasized Bible

And, all Israel who were round about them, fled at their cry, - for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up.

Webster

And all Israel that were round about them, fled at the cry of them: for they said, Lest the earth swallow us up also.

World English Bible

All Israel that were around them fled at the cry of them; for they said, "Lest the earth swallow us up!"

Youngs Literal Translation

and all Israel who are round about them have fled at their voice, for they said, 'Lest the earth swallow us;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

סביבה סביב 
Cabiyb 
Usage: 334

נוּס 
Nuwc 
Usage: 160

at the cry
קל קול 
Qowl 
Usage: 506

Lest the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

swallow us up
בּלע 
Bala` 
Usage: 49

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

Korah, Dathan, And Abiram Rebel

33 They went down alive into Sheol with all that belonged to them. The earth closed over them, and they vanished from the assembly. 34 At their cries, all the people of Israel who were around them fled because they thought, “The earth may swallow us too!” 35 Fire also came out from the Lord and consumed the 250 men who were presenting the incense.



Cross References

Numbers 17:12-13

Then the Israelites declared to Moses, “Look, we’re perishing! We’re lost; we’re all lost!

Isaiah 33:3

The peoples flee at the thunderous noise;
the nations scatter when You rise in Your majesty.

Zechariah 14:5

You will flee by My mountain valley, for the valley of the mountains will extend to Azal. You will flee as you fled from the earthquake in the days of Uzziah king of Judah. Then the Lord my God will come and all the holy ones with Him.

Revelation 6:15-17

Then the kings of the earth, the nobles, the military commanders, the rich, the powerful, and every slave and free person hid in the caves and among the rocks of the mountains.

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