Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah will send upon the people deadly serpents, and they will bite the people; and much people will die from Israel

New American Standard Bible

The Lord sent fiery serpents among the people and they bit the people, so that many people of Israel died.

King James Version

And the LORD sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people; and much people of Israel died.

Holman Bible

Then the Lord sent poisonous snakes among the people, and they bit them so that many Israelites died.

International Standard Version

In response, the LORD sent poisonous serpents among the people to bite them. As a result, many people of Israel died.

A Conservative Version

And LORD sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people, and many people of Israel died.

American Standard Version

And Jehovah sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people; and much people of Israel died.

Amplified

Then the Lord sent fiery (burning) serpents among the people; and they bit the people, and many Israelites died.

Bible in Basic English

Then the Lord sent poison-snakes among the people; and their bites were a cause of death to numbers of the people of Israel.

Darby Translation

Then Jehovah sent fiery serpents among the people, which bit the people; and much people of Israel died.

King James 2000

And the LORD sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people; and many people of Israel died.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Yahweh sent among the people poisonous snakes; they bit the people, and many people from Israel died.

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people. And many people of Israel died.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then the LORD sent fiery serpents among the people, which stung them: so that much people died in Israel.

NET Bible

So the Lord sent poisonous snakes among the people, and they bit the people; many people of Israel died.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people; and many people of Israel died.

The Emphasized Bible

And Yahweh sent among the people the poisonous serpents, and they bit the people, - and much people out of Israel died.

Webster

And the LORD sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people; and many people of Israel died.

World English Bible

Yahweh sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people; and many people of Israel died.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah sendeth among the people the burning serpents, and they bite the people, and much people of Israel die;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the Lord

Usage: 0

שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

שׂרף 
Saraph 
Usage: 7

נחשׁ 
Nachash 
Usage: 31

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

and they bit
נשׁך 
Nashak 
Usage: 16

the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

and much
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

Context Readings

The Bronze Snake

5 And the people will speak against God, and against Moses, For what brought ye us up from Egypt to die in the desert? for no bread, and no water; and our soul loathed upon this light bread. 6 And Jehovah will send upon the people deadly serpents, and they will bite the people; and much people will die from Israel 7 And the people will come to Moses, and they will say, We sinned, for we spake against Jehovah and against thee; wilt thou pray to Jehovah and he will remove the serpent from us? And Moses will pray for the people.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 8:15

He causing thee to go in the great and fearful desert, the fiery serpent and the scorpion, and a thirsty land, where is no water: he bringing forth to thee water from the rock of flint;

Jeremiah 8:17

For behold me sending serpents, vipers among you, which to them no hissing, and they bit you, says Jehovah.

1 Corinthians 10:9

Neither should we tempt Christ, as also some of them tempted, and were destroyed by serpents.

Isaiah 14:29

Thou shalt not rejoice Philistia, all of thee, because the rod of him striking thee was broken: for from the root of the serpent shall come forth a viper, and his fruit burning flying.

Isaiah 30:6

The burden of quadrupeds of the south: into the land of straits and distress, the lioness and the lion from them, the viper and the burning flying they will lift up upon the shoulder of young asses, their riches, and upon the humps of camels their treasures, for a people who shall not profit

Genesis 3:14-15

And Jehovah God will say to the serpent, Because thou didst this, cursed art thou above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust thou shalt eat all the days of thy life.

Amos 9:3-4

And if they shall hide in the head of Carmel, from thence will I search and take them; and if they shall be concealed from before mine eyes in the bottom of the sea, from thence I will command the serpent, and he bit them.

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