Parallel Verses

Amplified

She lays her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold the distaff.

New American Standard Bible

She stretches out her hands to the distaff, And her hands grasp the spindle.

King James Version

She layeth her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold the distaff.

Holman Bible

She extends her hands to the spinning staff,
and her hands hold the spindle.

International Standard Version

She works with her own hands on her clothes her hands work the sewing spindle.

A Conservative Version

She lays her hands to the distaff, and her hands hold the spindle.

American Standard Version

She layeth her hands to the distaff, And her hands hold the spindle.

Bible in Basic English

She puts her hands to the cloth-working rod, and her fingers take the wheel.

Darby Translation

She putteth her hands to the distaff, and her hands hold the spindle.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Jod She laid her hands to the spindle, and her hands held the distaff.

Julia Smith Translation

She sent forth her hands upon the spindle, and her hands take hold of the whirl.

King James 2000

She lays her hands to the distaff, and her hands hold the spindle.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Her hands she puts onto the distaff, and her palms hold a spindle.

Modern King James verseion

She lays her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold the distaff.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

She layeth her fingers to the spindle, and her hand taketh hold of the rock.

NET Bible

Her hands take hold of the distaff, and her hands grasp the spindle.

New Heart English Bible

She lays her hands to the distaff, and her hands hold the spindle.

The Emphasized Bible

Her hands, she putteth forth to the distaff, and, her palms, lay hold of the spindle:

Webster

She layeth her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold the distaff.

World English Bible

She lays her hands to the distaff, and her hands hold the spindle.

Youngs Literal Translation

Her hands she hath sent forth on a spindle, And her hands have held a distaff.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

to the spindle
כּישׁור 
Kiyshowr 
Usage: 1

and her hands
כּף 
Kaph 
Usage: 192

תּמך 
Tamak 
Usage: 21

Context Readings

An Excellent Woman

18 She tastes and sees that her gain from work [with and for God] is good; her lamp goes not out, but it burns on continually through the night [of trouble, privation, or sorrow, warning away fear, doubt, and distrust]. 19 She lays her hands to the spindle, and her hands hold the distaff. 20 She opens her hand to the poor, yes, she reaches out her filled hands to the needy [whether in body, mind, or spirit].


Cross References

Exodus 35:25-26

All the women who had ability and were wisehearted spun with their hands and brought what they had spun of blue and purple and scarlet [stuff] and fine linen;

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