Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

A land of fruit to saltness, for the evil of those dwelling in it

New American Standard Bible

A fruitful land into a salt waste,
Because of the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

King James Version

A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein.

Holman Bible

and fruitful land into salty wasteland,
because of the wickedness of its inhabitants.

International Standard Version

and a fruitful land into a salty waste, due to the wickedness of its inhabitants.

A Conservative Version

a fruitful land into a salt desert, for the wickedness of those who dwell therein.

American Standard Version

A fruitful land into a salt desert, For the wickedness of them that dwell therein.

Amplified


A productive land into a [barren] salt waste,
Because of the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

Bible in Basic English

He makes a fertile country into a salt waste, because of the sins of those who are living there.

Darby Translation

A fruitful land into a plain of salt, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein.

King James 2000

A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein.

Lexham Expanded Bible

a fruitful land into a salty place, because of the evil of its inhabitants.

Modern King James verseion

a fruitful land to a salty desert, because of the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

A fruitful land maketh he barren, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein.

NET Bible

and a fruitful land into a barren place, because of the sin of its inhabitants.

New Heart English Bible

and a fruitful land into a salt waste, for the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

The Emphasized Bible

A Land of Fruit, into a waste of salt, For the wickedness of them who dwell therein.

Webster

A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell in it.

World English Bible

and a fruitful land into a salt waste, for the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

Youngs Literal Translation

A fruitful land becometh a barren place, For the wickedness of its inhabitants.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּרי 
P@riy 
Usage: 119

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

מלחה 
M@lechah 
Usage: 3

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

References

Easton

Fausets

Watsons

Context Readings

Thanksgiving To Yahweh For His Of Deliverance

33 He will set rivers to a desert, and the findings of waters to thirst; 34 A land of fruit to saltness, for the evil of those dwelling in it 35 He will set a desert for pools of water, and a land of dryness for findings of water.


Cross References

Genesis 13:10

And Lot will lift his eyes and will see all the environs of Jordan, that all was watered, before that Jehovah destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, as the garden of Jehovah as the land of Egypt in thy coming to Zoar.

Genesis 14:3

All these joined together in the valley of Siddim; this is the sea of salt

Genesis 13:13

And the men of Sodom were evil and sinful before Jehovah exceedingly.

Genesis 19:24-25

And Jehovah rained upon Sodom and upon Gomorrah, sulphur and fire from Jehovah out of the heavens.

Deuteronomy 29:23-28

Pitch and burning salt, all its land; it shall not be sown, and it shall not sprout, and no green herb shall come up upon it, as the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which Jehovah overthrew in his anger and in his wrath:

Isaiah 32:13-15

Upon the land of my people shall come up the thorn of the sharp point; so upon the houses of rejoicing of the exulting city.

Ezekiel 47:11

Its marshes and its pools and they shall not be healed; they were given marshes to salt

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