Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

With which the reaper does not fill his hand,
Or the binder of sheaves his bosom;

King James Version

Wherewith the mower filleth not his hand; nor he that bindeth sheaves his bosom.

Holman Bible

and can’t even fill the hands of the reaper
or the arms of the one who binds sheaves.

International Standard Version

not enough to fill one's hand or to bundle in one's arms.

A Conservative Version

with which the reaper fills not his hand, nor he who binds sheaves, his bosom.

American Standard Version

Wherewith the reaper filleth not his hand, Nor he that bindeth sheaves his bosom.

Amplified


With which the reaper does not fill his hand,
Nor the binder of sheaves his arms,

Darby Translation

Wherewith the mower filleth not his hand, nor he that bindeth sheaves his bosom;

Julia Smith Translation

He harvesting filled not his hand; and he heaping together, not his arm.

King James 2000

With which the reaper fills not his hand; nor he that binds sheaves his bosom.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[with] which a reaper cannot fill his hand, nor the binder of sheaves his {arms},

Modern King James verseion

with which the reaper does not fill his hand, nor the binder of sheaves his bosom.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

whereof the mower filleth not his hand, neither he that bindeth up the sheaves his bosom.

NET Bible

which cannot fill the reaper's hand, or the lap of the one who gathers the grain!

New Heart English Bible

with which the reaper doesn't fill his hand, nor he who binds sheaves, his bosom.

The Emphasized Bible

Wherewith no reaper, hath filled his hand, nor binder, his bosom:

Webster

With which the mower filleth not his hand; nor he that bindeth sheaves, his bosom.

World English Bible

with which the reaper doesn't fill his hand, nor he who binds sheaves, his bosom.

Youngs Literal Translation

That hath not filled the hand of a reaper, And the bosom of a binder of sheaves.

References

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Easton

Fausets

Watsons

Context Readings

Protection Of The Oppressed

6 Let them be like grass upon the housetops,
Which withers before it grows up;
7 With which the reaper does not fill his hand,
Or the binder of sheaves his bosom;
8 Nor do those who pass by say,
“The blessing of the Lord be upon you;
We bless you in the name of the Lord.”


Cross References

Psalm 126:6

He who goes to and fro weeping, carrying his bag of seed,
Shall indeed come again with a shout of joy, bringing his sheaves with him.

Isaiah 17:10-11

For you have forgotten the God of your salvation
And have not remembered the rock of your refuge.
Therefore you plant delightful plants
And set them with vine slips of a strange god.

Hosea 8:7

For they sow the wind
And they reap the whirlwind.
The standing grain has no heads;
It yields no grain.
Should it yield, strangers would swallow it up.

Galatians 6:8

For the one who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption, but the one who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap eternal life.

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