Parallel Verses

World English Bible

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman who has known man by lying with him.

New American Standard Bible

"Now therefore, kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman who has known man intimately.

King James Version

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him.

Holman Bible

So now, kill all the male children and kill every woman who has had sexual relations with a man,

International Standard Version

You are to kill every male child and every woman who has had sexual relations with a man.

A Conservative Version

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that has known man by lying with him.

American Standard Version

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him.

Amplified

Now therefore, kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman who is not a virgin.

Bible in Basic English

So now put every male child to death, and every woman who has had sex relations with a man.

Darby Translation

And now slay every male among the little ones, and slay every woman that hath known man by lying with him,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones and kill every woman that has known a man by lying with him.

Julia Smith Translation

And now kill every male among the little ones; and every woman know in man by the bed of a male, do ye kill.

King James 2000

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that has known man by lying with him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now kill every male among the little children, and kill every woman who has {had sexual intercourse with a man}.

Modern King James verseion

And now kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that has known man by lying with him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now, therefore, slay all the men-children and the women that have lain with men, fleshly.

NET Bible

Now therefore kill every boy, and kill every woman who has had sexual intercourse with a man.

New Heart English Bible

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman who has known man by lying with him.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, therefore, slay ye every male among the young, - every woman also that hath cohabited with man, slay ye.

Webster

Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him.

Youngs Literal Translation

'And now, slay ye every male among the infants, yea, every woman known of man by the lying of a male ye have slain;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

טף 
Taph 
Usage: 42

and kill
הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

by lying
משׁכּב 
Mishkab 
Usage: 46

References

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

The Army Returns

16 Behold, these caused the children of Israel, through the counsel of Balaam, to commit trespass against Yahweh in the matter of Peor, and so the plague was among the congregation of Yahweh. 17 Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman who has known man by lying with him. 18 But all the girls, who have not known man by lying with him, keep alive for yourselves.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 7:2

and when Yahweh your God shall deliver them up before you, and you shall strike them; then you shall utterly destroy them: you shall make no covenant with them, nor show mercy to them;

Deuteronomy 20:16-18

But of the cities of these peoples, that Yahweh your God gives you for an inheritance, you shall save alive nothing that breathes;

Judges 21:11-12

This is the thing that you shall do: you shall utterly destroy every male, and every woman who has lain with a man."

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