Parallel Verses

Amplified


“For my husband is not at home.
He has gone on a long journey;

New American Standard Bible

“For my husband is not at home,
He has gone on a long journey;

King James Version

For the goodman is not at home, he is gone a long journey:

Holman Bible

My husband isn’t home;
he went on a long journey.

International Standard Version

because my husband isn't home. He left on a long trip.

A Conservative Version

For the man is not at home. He has gone a long journey.

American Standard Version

For the man is not at home; He is gone a long journey:

Bible in Basic English

For the master of the house is away on a long journey:

Darby Translation

For the husband is not at home, he is gone a long journey;

Julia Smith Translation

For the man not in the house, he went in a way far off.

King James 2000

For my husband is not at home, he has gone on a long journey:

Lexham Expanded Bible

For there is no man in his home; he has gone on a {long journey}.

Modern King James verseion

For my husband is not at home, he has gone on a long journey;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the goodman is not at home, he is gone far off.

NET Bible

For my husband is not at home; he has gone on a journey of some distance.

New Heart English Bible

For my husband isn't at home. He has gone on a long journey.

The Emphasized Bible

For the husband is not in his house, he hath gone on a journey afar;

Webster

For the good-man is not at home, he is gone a long journey:

World English Bible

For my husband isn't at home. He has gone on a long journey.

Youngs Literal Translation

For the man is not in his house, He hath gone on a long journey.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For the goodman
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

is not at home
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

he is gone
הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

a long
רחק רחוק 
Rachowq 
Usage: 85

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

A Story Of Seduction

18
“Come, let us drink our fill of love until morning;
Let us console and delight ourselves with love.
19 
“For my husband is not at home.
He has gone on a long journey;
20
He has taken a bag of money with him,
And he will come home on the appointed day.”



Cross References

Matthew 20:11

When they received it, they protested and grumbled at the owner of the estate,

Matthew 24:43

But understand this: If the head of the house had known what time of the night the thief was coming, he would have been on the alert and would not have allowed his house to be broken into.

Matthew 24:48

But if that servant is evil and says in his heart, ‘My master is taking his time [he will not return for a long while],’

Mark 13:34-36

It is like a man away on a journey, who when he left home put his servants in charge, each with his particular task, and also ordered the doorkeeper to be continually alert.

Luke 12:39

“But be sure of this, that if the head of the house had known at what time the thief was coming, he [would have been awake and alert, and] would not have allowed his house to be broken into.

Luke 12:45-46

But if that servant says in his heart, ‘My master is taking his time in coming,’ and begins to beat the servants, both men and women, and to eat and drink and get drunk,

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