Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

and they said, If we have found favour in thine eyes, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession: bring us not over the Jordan.

New American Standard Bible

They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as a possession; do not take us across the Jordan."

King James Version

Wherefore, said they, if we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

Holman Bible

They said, “If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as a possession. Don’t make us cross the Jordan.”

International Standard Version

If we've found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants as our possession instead of us crossing the Jordan River."

A Conservative Version

And they said, If we have found favor in thy sight, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession. Bring us not over the Jordan.

American Standard Version

And they said, If we have found favor in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants for a possession; bring us not over the Jordan.

Amplified

And they said, If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession. Do not take us over the Jordan.

Bible in Basic English

And they said, With your approval, let this land be given to your servants as their heritage: do not take us over Jordan.

Julia Smith Translation

And they will say, If we found grace in thine eyes, will this land be given to thy servants for a possession; ye will not cause us to pass over Jordan.

King James 2000

Therefore, said they, if we have found grace in your sight, let this land be given unto your servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They said, "If we have found favor in {your sight}, let this land be given to your servants as property; do not lead us [across] the Jordan."

Modern King James verseion

And, they said, If we have found grace in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession; do not bring us over Jordan.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore," said they, "if we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given unto thy servants to possess, and bring us not over Jordan."

NET Bible

So they said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for our inheritance. Do not have us cross the Jordan River."

New Heart English Bible

They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession; do not bring us over the Jordan."

The Emphasized Bible

And they said - If we have found favour in thine eyes, let this land he given unto thy servants, for a possession, - do not take us over the Jordan.

Webster

Wherefore, said they, if we have found grace in thy sight, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession, and bring us not over Jordan.

World English Bible

They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession; don't bring us over the Jordan."

Youngs Literal Translation

And they say, 'If we have found grace in thine eyes, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession; cause us not to pass over the Jordan.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
they, if we have found
מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

in thy sight
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

be given
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

אחזּה 
'achuzzah 
Usage: 66

and bring us not over
עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Gad And Reuben Inherit Gilead

4 the country that Jehovah smote before the assembly of Israel, is a land for cattle, and thy servants have cattle; 5 and they said, If we have found favour in thine eyes, let this land be given to thy servants for a possession: bring us not over the Jordan. 6 And Moses said to the children of Gad, and to the children of Reuben, Shall your brethren go to war, and shall ye abide here?


Cross References

Genesis 19:19

behold now, thy servant has found favour in thine eyes, and thou hast magnified thy goodness, which thou hast shewn to me in preserving my soul alive; but I cannot escape to the mountain, lest calamity lay hold on me, that I die.

Deuteronomy 1:37

Also Jehovah was angry with me on your account, saying, Thou also shalt not go in thither.

Deuteronomy 3:25-26

Let me go over, I pray thee, and see the good land that is beyond the Jordan, that goodly mountain, and Lebanon.

Joshua 7:7

And Joshua said, Alas, Lord Jehovah, wherefore hast thou at all brought this people over the Jordan, to deliver us into the hand of the Amorites, to destroy us? Oh that we had been content and had remained beyond the Jordan!

Ruth 2:10

Then she fell on her face, and bowed herself to the ground, and said to him, Why have I found favour in thine eyes, that thou shouldest regard me, seeing I am a foreigner?

1 Samuel 20:3

And David swore again and again, and said, Thy father certainly knows that I have found favour in thy sight: and he has thought, Jonathan shall not know this, lest he be grieved; but truly as Jehovah liveth, and as thy soul liveth, there is but a step between me and death.

2 Samuel 14:22

And Joab fell to the ground on his face and bowed himself, and blessed the king; and Joab said, To-day thy servant knows that I have found favour in thy sight, my lord, O king, in that the king has fulfilled the request of his servant.

Esther 5:2

And it was so, when the king saw the queen Esther standing in the court, that she obtained grace in his sight; and the king held out to Esther the golden sceptre that was in his hand; and Esther drew near, and touched the top of the sceptre.

Jeremiah 31:2

Thus saith Jehovah: The people that were left of the sword have found grace in the wilderness, even Israel, when I go to give him rest.

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