Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

‘As for the western border, you shall have the Great Sea, that is, its coastline; this shall be your west border.

King James Version

And as for the western border, ye shall even have the great sea for a border: this shall be your west border.

Holman Bible

Your western border will be the coastline of the Mediterranean Sea; this will be your western border.

International Standard Version

""The western border is to be the Mediterranean Sea. This is to be the western border.'"

A Conservative Version

And for the western border, ye shall have the great sea and the border [of it]. This shall be your west border.

American Standard Version

And for the western border, ye shall have the great sea and the border thereof : this shall be your west border.

Amplified

‘As the western boundary you shall have the Great [Mediterranean] Sea and its coastline. This shall be your western boundary.

Bible in Basic English

And for your limit on the west you will have the Great Sea and its edge: this will be your limit on the west.

Darby Translation

And as west border ye shall have the great sea, and its coast. This shall be your west border.

Julia Smith Translation

And the boundary of the sea, and it was to you the great sea; and this shall be the boundary to you, the boundary of the sea.

King James 2000

And as for the western border, you shall even have the Great Sea for a border: this shall be your west border.

Lexham Expanded Bible

" 'Your western boundary will be the Great Sea; this will be your western boundary.

Modern King James verseion

And for the western border, you shall even have the Great Sea for a border. This shall be your west border.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And your west quarter shall be the great sea, which coast shall be your west coast.

NET Bible

"'And for a western border you will have the Great Sea. This will be your western border.

New Heart English Bible

"'For the western border, you shall have the great sea and its border: this shall be your west border.

The Emphasized Bible

And, for a west boundary, - ye shall have the great sea, even a boundary, this, shall serve you as west boundary.

Webster

And as for the western border, ye shall even have the great sea for a border: this shall be your west border.

World English Bible

"'For the western border, you shall have the great sea and the border [of it]: this shall be your west border.

Youngs Literal Translation

'As to the west border, even the great sea hath been to you a border; this is to you the west border.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And as for the western
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

גּבל גּבוּל 
G@buwl 
Usage: 240

ye shall even have the great
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

sea
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

גּבל גּבוּל 
G@buwl 
Usage: 240

ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

Context Readings

The Land Of Canaan Is Divided

5 The border shall turn direction from Azmon to the brook of Egypt, and its termination shall be at the sea. 6 ‘As for the western border, you shall have the Great Sea, that is, its coastline; this shall be your west border. 7 And this shall be your north border: you shall draw your border line from the Great Sea to Mount Hor.



Cross References

Joshua 1:4

From the wilderness and this Lebanon, even as far as the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and as far as the Great Sea toward the setting of the sun will be your territory.

Joshua 9:1

Now it came about when all the kings who were beyond the Jordan, in the hill country and in the lowland and on all the coast of the Great Sea toward Lebanon, the Hittite and the Amorite, the Canaanite, the Perizzite, the Hivite and the Jebusite, heard of it,

Joshua 15:12

The west border was at the Great Sea, even its coastline. This is the border around the sons of Judah according to their families.

Joshua 15:47

Ashdod, its towns and its villages; Gaza, its towns and its villages; as far as the brook of Egypt and the Great Sea, even its coastline.

Joshua 23:4

See, I have apportioned to you these nations which remain as an inheritance for your tribes, with all the nations which I have cut off, from the Jordan even to the Great Sea toward the setting of the sun.

Ezekiel 47:10

And it will come about that fishermen will stand beside it; from Engedi to Eneglaim there will be a place for the spreading of nets. Their fish will be according to their kinds, like the fish of the Great Sea, very many.

Ezekiel 47:15

“This shall be the boundary of the land: on the north side, from the Great Sea by the way of Hethlon, to the entrance of Zedad;

Ezekiel 47:20

“The west side shall be the Great Sea, from the south border to a point opposite Lebo-hamath. This is the west side.

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