Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

where the birds make their nests. As for the stork, the fir trees are her house.

New American Standard Bible

Where the birds build their nests,
And the stork, whose home is the fir trees.

King James Version

Where the birds make their nests: as for the stork, the fir trees are her house.

Holman Bible

There the birds make their nests;
the stork makes its home in the pine trees.

International Standard Version

the birds build their nests there, and the heron builds its nest among the evergreen.

American Standard Version

Where the birds make their nests: As for the stork, the fir-trees are her house.

Amplified


Where the birds make their nests;
As for the stork, the fir trees are her house.

Bible in Basic English

Where the birds have their resting-places; as for the stork, the tall trees are her house.

Darby Translation

Where the birds make their nests; as for the stork, the fir trees are her house.

Julia Smith Translation

Where there the sparrows will nest: the stork, the cypresses her house.

King James 2000

Where the birds make their nests: as for the stork, the fir trees are her house.

Lexham Expanded Bible

where birds make [their] nest. [The] stork [has] its home in [the] fir trees.

Modern King James verseion

where the birds make their nests; the fir trees are the house of the stork.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

wherein the birds make their nests; and the fir trees are a dwelling for the stork.

NET Bible

where the birds make nests, near the evergreens in which the herons live.

New Heart English Bible

where the birds make their nests. The stork makes its home in the fir trees.

The Emphasized Bible

Where the birds build their nests, The stork, in the fir-trees, hath her house;

Webster

Where the birds make their nests: as for the stork, the fir-trees are her house.

World English Bible

where the birds make their nests. The stork makes its home in the fir trees.

Youngs Literal Translation

Where birds do make nests, The stork -- the firs are her house.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Where the birds
צפּר צפּור 
Tsippowr 
Usage: 40

קנן 
Qanan 
Usage: 5

as for the stork
חסידה 
Chaciydah 
Usage: 6

the fir trees
בּרושׁ 
B@rowsh 
Usage: 20

References

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Watsons

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Creation And Providence

16 The trees of LORD are full, the cedars of Lebanon, which he has planted, 17 where the birds make their nests. As for the stork, the fir trees are her house. 18 The high mountains are for the wild goats. The rocks are a refuge for the conies.


Cross References

Psalm 104:12

By them the birds of the heavens have their habitation. They sing among the branches.

Leviticus 11:19

and the stork, the heron after its kind, and the hoopoe, and the bat.

Jeremiah 8:7

Yea, the stork in the heavens knows her appointed times, and the turtledove and the swallow and the crane observe the time of their coming, but my people know not the law of LORD.

Jeremiah 22:23

O inhabitant of Lebanon, who makes thy nest in the cedars, how greatly to be pitied thou shall be when pangs come upon thee, the pain as of a woman in travail!

Ezekiel 31:6

All the birds of the heavens made their nests in its boughs, and under its branches all the beasts of the field brought forth their young, and under its shadow dwelt all great nations.

Daniel 4:21

whose leaves were fine, and the fruit of it much, and in it was food for all, under which the beasts of the field dwelt, and upon whose branches the birds of the heavens had their habitation,

Obadiah 1:4

Though thou mount on high as the eagle, and though thy nest be set among the stars, I will bring thee down from there, says LORD.

Matthew 13:32

Which indeed is smaller than all seeds, but when it is grown, it is greater than the plants, and becomes a tree, so as for the birds of the sky to come and lodge in the branches of it.

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