Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And they will desire a desire in the desert, and they will tempt God in the waste.

New American Standard Bible

But craved intensely in the wilderness,
And tempted God in the desert.

King James Version

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

Holman Bible

They were seized with craving in the wilderness
and tested God in the desert.

International Standard Version

They were overwhelmed with craving in the wilderness, so God tested them in the wasteland.

A Conservative Version

but lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and challenged God in the desert.

American Standard Version

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, And tempted God in the desert.

Amplified


But lusted intensely in the wilderness
And tempted God [with their insistent desires] in the desert.

Bible in Basic English

They gave way to their evil desires in the waste land, and put God to the test in the dry places.

Darby Translation

And they lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

King James 2000

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tested God in the desert.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they {craved intensely} in the wilderness, and tested God in [the] desert.

Modern King James verseion

but they lusted greedily in the wilderness, and tested God in the desert.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

A lust came upon them in the wilderness, so that they tempted God in the desert.

NET Bible

In the wilderness they had an insatiable craving for meat; they challenged God in the desert.

New Heart English Bible

but gave in to craving in the desert, and tested God in the wasteland.

The Emphasized Bible

But lusted a lust in the desert, and tested GOD in the waste.

Webster

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

World English Bible

but gave in to craving in the desert, and tested God in the wasteland.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they lust greatly in a wilderness, And try God in a desert.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אוה 
'avah 
Usage: 26

תּאוה 
Ta'avah 
Usage: 20

in the wilderness
מדבּר 
Midbar 
Usage: 271

and tempted
נסה 
Nacah 
Usage: 36

God
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Smith

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Faithfulness In Israel's History

13 They hastened; they forget his works; they waited not for his counsel. 14 And they will desire a desire in the desert, and they will tempt God in the waste. 15 And he will give to them their asking; and he will send leanness into their soul.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 10:9

Neither should we tempt Christ, as also some of them tempted, and were destroyed by serpents.

Exodus 17:2

And the people contended with Moses, and they will say, Give to us water and we will drink. And Moses will say to them, Why will ye contend with me, and why will ye tempt Jehovah?

Numbers 11:4

And the scraped together which in its midst will long a longing; and the sons of Israel also will turn back and weep, and they will say, Who will feed us with flesh?

1 Corinthians 10:6

And these things were our types, that we be not eagerly desirous of evil things, as they also eagerly desired.

Numbers 11:33-34

And the flesh yet between their teeth, before it shall be withdrawn and the anger of Jehovah was kindled against the people, and Jehovah will smite upon them an exceeding great blow.

Numbers 14:22

For all the men having seen my glory and my signs which I did in Egypt and in the desert, and they will try me this ten times, they heard not to my voice.

Deuteronomy 9:22

And in Taberah and in Massah, and in Kibroth Hatavah, ye were provoking Jehovah to anger.

Psalm 78:18-20

And they will tempt God in their heart to ask food for their soul.

Psalm 78:30

They turned not away from their desire, yet their food in their mouth.

Psalm 78:40-41

How often they will embitter him in the desert! they will grieve him in the waste.

Psalm 95:8-9

Ye shall not harden your heart as the strife, as the day of trial in the desert:

Hebrews 3:8-10

Harden not your hearts, as in the exasperation, in the day of trial in the desert:

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