Parallel Verses

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."

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.

Holman Bible

At their cries, all the people of Israel who were around them fled because they thought, “The earth may swallow us 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 So they and all that belonged to them descended alive to Sheol. Then the earth closed over them. That's how they were annihilated from the assembly. 34 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." 35 After this, fire came from the LORD and incinerated the 250 men who offered the incense.



Cross References

Numbers 17:12-13

Then the Israelis told Moses, "We're sure to die! We're all going to perish all of us!

Isaiah 33:3

At the thunder of your voice, the nations flee; at your silence, the nations scatter.

Zechariah 14:5

You will run away through my mountain valley, because the valley of the mountains will extend as far as Azal. You will flee, as you fled from the earthquake during the reign of King Uzziah of Judah. And so the LORD my God will come, and all his holy ones will be accompanying you."

Revelation 6:15-17

Then the kings of the earth, the important people, the generals, the rich, the powerful, and all the slaves and free people concealed themselves in caves and among the rocks in the mountains.

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