Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

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.

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 causeth the curse shall go into thy bowels, to make thy belly to swell, and thy thigh to rot: And the woman shall say, Amen, amen. 23 And the priest shall write these curses in a book, and he shall blot them out with the bitter water: 24 And he shall cause the woman to drink the bitter water that causeth the curse: and the water that causeth the curse shall enter into her, and become bitter.


Cross References

Exodus 17:14

And the LORD said unto Moses, Write this for a memorial in a book, and rehearse it in the ears of Joshua: for I will utterly put out the remembrance of Amalek from under heaven.

Deuteronomy 31:19

Now therefore write ye this song for you, and teach it the children of Israel: put it in their mouths, that this song may be a witness for me against the children of Israel.

2 Chronicles 34:24

Thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will bring evil upon this place, and upon the inhabitants thereof, even all the curses that are written in the book which they have read before the king of Judah:

Job 31:35

Oh that one would hear me! behold, my desire is, that the Almighty would answer me, and that mine adversary had written a book.

Psalm 51:1

{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet came unto him, after he had gone in to Bathsheba.} Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy lovingkindness: according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions.

Psalm 51:9

Hide thy face from my sins, and blot out all mine iniquities.

Isaiah 43:25

I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins.

Isaiah 44:22

I have blotted out, as a thick cloud, thy transgressions, and, as a cloud, thy sins: return unto me; for I have redeemed thee.

Jeremiah 51:60-64

So Jeremiah wrote in a book all the evil that should come upon Babylon, even all these words that are written against Babylon.

Acts 3:19

Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord;

1 Corinthians 16:21-22

The salutation of me Paul with mine own hand.

Revelation 20:12

And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works.

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