Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

For they embittered his spirit, and he talked idly with his lips.

New American Standard Bible

Because they were rebellious against His Spirit,
He spoke rashly with his lips.

King James Version

Because they provoked his spirit, so that he spake unadvisedly with his lips.

Holman Bible

for they embittered his spirit,
and he spoke rashly with his lips.

International Standard Version

For they rebelled against him, so that he spoke thoughtlessly with his lips.

A Conservative Version

because they were rebellious against his spirit, and he spoke ill-advisedly with his lips.

American Standard Version

Because they were rebellious against his spirit, And he spake unadvisedly with his lips.

Amplified

For they provoked [Moses'] spirit, so that he spoke unadvisedly with his lips.

Bible in Basic English

For they made his spirit bitter, and he said unwise things.

Darby Translation

For they provoked his spirit, so that he spoke unadvisedly with his lips.

King James 2000

Because they provoked his spirit, so that he spoke rashly with his lips.

Lexham Expanded Bible

because they rebelled against his Spirit, and he spoke thoughtlessly with his lips.

Modern King James verseion

because they provoked his spirit so that he spoke rashly with his lips.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

because they provoked his spirit, so that he spoke unadvisedly with his lips.

NET Bible

for they aroused his temper, and he spoke rashly.

New Heart English Bible

because they were rebellious against his spirit, he spoke rashly with his lips.

The Emphasized Bible

For they embittered his spirit, and he spake rashly with his lips.

Webster

Because they provoked his spirit, so that he spoke unadvisedly with his lips.

World English Bible

because they were rebellious against his spirit, he spoke rashly with his lips.

Youngs Literal Translation

For they have provoked his spirit, And he speaketh wrongfully with his lips.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רוּח 
Ruwach 
Usage: 378

בּטה בּטא 
Bata' 
Usage: 4

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Faithfulness In Israel's History

32 And they will anger him at the water of strife, and it will be evil to Moses on account of them: 33 For they embittered his spirit, and he talked idly with his lips. 34 They did not destroy the peoples which Jehovah said to them.


Cross References

Numbers 20:10-11

And Moses and Aaron will gather together the gathering before the rock, and he will say to them, Hear, now, ye rebellious: from this rock shall we bring forth to you water?

Genesis 30:1

And Rachel will see that she shall not bring forth to Jacob, and Rachel will envy her sister, and will say to Jacob, Give me sons, and if not, I die.

Genesis 35:16-18

And they will remove from the House of God; and there will be yet a measure of land to come to Ephrath: and Rachel will bring forth, and she will be hard in bringing forth.

Job 2:10

And he will say to her, According to the word of one of the foolish women thou wilt speak. Shall we also receive good from God, and shall we not receive evil? In all this. Job sinned not with his lips.

Job 38:2

Who this darkening counsel in words without knowledge?

Job 40:4-5

Behold, I was vile; what shall I turn back to thee? I put my hand to my mouth.

Job 42:7-8

And it will be after Jehovah spake these words to Job, and Jehovah will say to Eliphaz the Temanite, Mine anger was kindled against thee, and against thy two friends: for ye spake not the right before me as my servant Job.

Psalm 39:1

To the overseer, to Jeduthun: chanting of David. I said, I will watch my way from sinning with my tongue: I will watch for my mouth with a muzzle while yet the unjust one is before me.

Psalm 78:40

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

Psalm 107:11

For they embittered the sayings of God, and they despised the counsel of the Most High:

Psalm 141:3

Set, O Jehovah, a watch to my mouth; guard over the door of my lips.

James 3:2

For in many things we all stumble. If any stumble not in word, this a perfect man, able to govern by a bridle also the whole body.

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