Parallel Verses

King James Version

And Moab was sore afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel.

New American Standard Bible

So Moab was in great fear because of the people, for they were numerous; and Moab was in dread of the sons of Israel.

Holman Bible

Moab was terrified of the people because they were numerous, and dreaded the Israelites.

International Standard Version

As a result, Moab greatly feared the people, because they were so numerous. Because a sense of impending doom was afflicting the Moabites as they faced the Israelis,

A Conservative Version

And Moab was exceedingly afraid of the people, because they were many. And Moab was distressed because of the sons of Israel.

American Standard Version

And Moab was sore afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel.

Amplified

And Moab was terrified at the people and full of dread, because they were many. Moab was distressed and overcome with fear because of the Israelites.

Bible in Basic English

And in Moab there was great fear of the people, because their numbers were so great: and the feeling of Moab was bitter against the children of Israel.

Darby Translation

And Moab was much afraid of the people, because they were many; and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Moab was sore afraid of the people because they were many; and Moab was distressed because of the sons of Israel.

Julia Smith Translation

And Moab will be afraid from before the people greatly, for they were many; and Moab will feel disgust from the face of the sons of Israel.

King James 2000

And Moab was greatly afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and Moab was very terrified in the presence of the people because {they} [were] numerous; and Moab dreaded the presence of the {Israelites}.

Modern King James verseion

And Moab was much afraid of the people because they were many. And Moab was distressed because of the sons of Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and the Moabites were sore afraid of the people, because they were many; and abhorred the children of Israel.

NET Bible

And the Moabites were greatly afraid of the people, because they were so numerous. The Moabites were sick with fear because of the Israelites.

New Heart English Bible

Moab was very afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

and Moab shrank with great fear from the presence of the people because, many, they were, - and Moab was alarmed at the presence of the sons of Israel.

Webster

And Moab was greatly afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel.

World English Bible

Moab was very afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Moab is exceedingly afraid of the presence of the people, for it is numerous; and Moab is vexed by the presence of the sons of Israel,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מואב 
Mow'ab 
Usage: 181

of
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

and Moab
מואב 
Mow'ab 
Usage: 181

קוּץ 
Quwts 
Usage: 8

because of
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Balak Hires Balaam

2 And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites. 3 And Moab was sore afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of the children of Israel. 4 And Moab said unto the elders of Midian, Now shall this company lick up all that are round about us, as the ox licketh up the grass of the field. And Balak the son of Zippor was king of the Moabites at that time.


Cross References

Exodus 15:15

Then the dukes of Edom shall be amazed; the mighty men of Moab, trembling shall take hold upon them; all the inhabitants of Canaan shall melt away.

Deuteronomy 2:25

This day will I begin to put the dread of thee and the fear of thee upon the nations that are under the whole heaven, who shall hear report of thee, and shall tremble, and be in anguish because of thee.

Joshua 2:10-11

For we have heard how the LORD dried up the water of the Red sea for you, when ye came out of Egypt; and what ye did unto the two kings of the Amorites, that were on the other side Jordan, Sihon and Og, whom ye utterly destroyed.

Joshua 2:24

And they said unto Joshua, Truly the LORD hath delivered into our hands all the land; for even all the inhabitants of the country do faint because of us.

Joshua 9:24

And they answered Joshua, and said, Because it was certainly told thy servants, how that the LORD thy God commanded his servant Moses to give you all the land, and to destroy all the inhabitants of the land from before you, therefore we were sore afraid of our lives because of you, and have done this thing.

Psalm 53:5

There were they in great fear, where no fear was: for God hath scattered the bones of him that encampeth against thee: thou hast put them to shame, because God hath despised them.

Isaiah 23:5

As at the report concerning Egypt, so shall they be sorely pained at the report of Tyre.

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