Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

'The priest shall then write these curses on a scroll, and he shall wash them off into the water of bitterness.

King James Version

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the bitter water:

Holman Bible

"Then the priest is to write these curses on a scroll and wash [them] off into the bitter water.

International Standard Version

"Then the priest is to write all of these words in a document and wipe it off with the contaminated water.

A Conservative Version

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out into the water of bitterness.

American Standard Version

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out into the water of bitterness:

Amplified

The priest shall then write these curses in a book and shall wash them off into the water of bitterness;

Bible in Basic English

And the priest will put these curses in a book, washing out the writing with the bitter water;

Darby Translation

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and shall blot them out with the bitter water,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the bitter water;

Julia Smith Translation

And the priest wrote these curses in a book, and he wiped off into the water of contradiction.

King James 2000

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the bitter water:

Lexham Expanded Bible

" 'And the priests will write these curses on the scroll, and he will wipe [them] off into the waters of the bitterness.

Modern King James verseion

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the bitter water.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"'And the priest shall write this curse in a bill and wash it out in the bitter water.

NET Bible

"'Then the priest will write these curses on a scroll and then scrape them off into the bitter water.

New Heart English Bible

"The priest shall write these curses on a scroll, and he shall blot them out into the water of bitterness.

The Emphasized Bible

Then shall the priest write these curses in a scroll, - and wipe them out into the deadly water;

Webster

And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the bitter water:

World English Bible

"'The priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out into the water of bitterness.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the priest hath written these execrations in a book, and hath blotted them out with the bitter waters,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the priest
כּהן 
Kohen 
Usage: 750

כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 223

אלה 
'alah 
Usage: 35

in a book
ספרה ספר 
Cepher 
Usage: 186

and he shall blot
מחה 
Machah 
Usage: 36

them out with the bitter
מרה מר 
Mar 
Usage: 38

Context Readings

Rules Concerning An Unfaithful Wife

22 and this water that brings a curse shall go into your stomach, and make your abdomen swell and your thigh waste away." And the woman shall say, "Amen. Amen." 23 'The priest shall then write these curses on a scroll, and he shall wash them off into the water of bitterness. 24 'Then he shall make the woman drink the water of bitterness that brings a curse, so that the water which brings a curse will go into her and cause bitterness.


Cross References

Exodus 17:14

Then the LORD said to Moses, "Write this in a book as a memorial and recite it to Joshua, that I will utterly blot out the memory of Amalek from under heaven."

Deuteronomy 31:19

"Now therefore, write this song for yourselves, and teach it to the sons of Israel; put it on their lips, so that this song may be a witness for Me against the sons of Israel.

2 Chronicles 34:24

thus says the LORD, "Behold, I am bringing evil on this place and on its inhabitants, even all the curses written in the book which they have read in the presence of the king of Judah.

Job 31:35

"Oh that I had one to hear me! Behold, here is my signature; Let the Almighty answer me! And the indictment which my adversary has written,

Psalm 51:1

Be gracious to me, O God, according to Your lovingkindness; According to the greatness of Your compassion blot out my transgressions.

Psalm 51:9

Hide Your face from my sins And blot out all my iniquities.

Isaiah 43:25

"I, even I, am the one who wipes out your transgressions for My own sake, And I will not remember your sins.

Isaiah 44:22

"I have wiped out your transgressions like a thick cloud And your sins like a heavy mist Return to Me, for I have redeemed you."

Jeremiah 51:60-64

So Jeremiah wrote in a single scroll all the calamity which would come upon Babylon, that is, all these words which have been written concerning Babylon.

Acts 3:19

"Therefore repent and return, so that your sins may be wiped away, in order that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord;

1 Corinthians 16:21-22

The greeting is in my own hand--Paul.

Revelation 20:12

And I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing before the throne, and books were opened; and another book was opened, which is the book of life; and the dead were judged from the things which were written in the books, according to their deeds.

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