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Numbers 14:16

    Numbers 14:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Because the LORD was not able to bring this people into the land which he sware unto them, therefore he hath slain them in the wilderness.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Because the LORD was not able to bring this people into the land which he swore to them, therefore he has slain them in the wilderness.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Because Jehovah was not able to bring this people into the land which he sware unto them, therefore he hath slain them in the wilderness.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Because the Lord was not able to take this people into the land which he made an oath to give them, he sent destruction on them in the waste land.

    Webster's Revision

    Because Jehovah was not able to bring this people into the land which he sware unto them, therefore he hath slain them in the wilderness.

    World English Bible

    'Because Yahweh was not able to bring this people into the land which he swore to them, therefore he has slain them in the wilderness.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Because the LORD was not able to bring this people into the land which he sware unto them, therefore he hath slain them in the wilderness.

    Wesley's Notes on Numbers 14:16

    14:16 Not able - His power was quite spent in bringing them out of Egypt, and could not finish the work he had begun and had sworn to do.