Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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 mower fills not his hand, nor the binder of sheaves his bosom -- "

Jubilee 2000 Bible

with which the reaper does not fill his hand nor he that binds 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 as the grass upon the house-tops, which withereth before it is plucked up, 7 Wherewith the mower filleth not his hand, nor he that bindeth sheaves his bosom; 8 Neither do the passers-by say, The blessing of Jehovah be upon you; we bless you in the name of Jehovah!


Cross References

Psalm 126:6

He goeth forth and weepeth, bearing seed for scattering; he cometh again with rejoicing, bearing his sheaves.

Isaiah 17:10-11

For thou hast forgotten the God of thy salvation, and hast not been mindful of the rock of thy strength; therefore shalt thou plant pleasant plantations, and shalt set them with foreign slips:

Hosea 8:7

For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: it hath no stalk; should it sprout, it would yield no meal; if so be it yield, strangers shall swallow it up.

Galatians 6:8

For he that sows to his own flesh, shall reap corruption from the flesh; but he that sows to the Spirit, from the Spirit shall reap eternal life:

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