Exodus 5:5

“And Pharaoh said, Behold, the people of the land now are many, and ye make them rest from their burdens.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Exodus 5:5

And Pharaoh said, Behold, the people of the land now are many, & you make them rest from their burdens.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Again Pharaoh said, "Look, the people of the land are now many, and you would have them cease from their labors!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Pharaoh said, Behold, the people of the land are now many, and ye make them rest from their burdens.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Pharaoh said, Truly, the people of the land are increasing in number, and you are keeping them back from their work.
- Basic English Bible

And Pharaoh said, Behold the people of the land are now many, and ye wish to make them rest from their burdens.
- Darby Bible

And Pharaoh said, Behold, the people of the land now are many, and ye make them rest from their burdens.
- Webster's Bible

Pharaoh said, "Behold, the people of the land are now many, and you make them rest from their burdens."
- World English Bible

Pharaoh also saith, `Lo, numerous now [is] the people of the land, and ye have caused them to cease from their burdens!'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Pharaoh said: 'Behold, the people of the land are now many, and will ye make them rest from their burdens?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Exodus 5:5

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 5:5


5:5 The people are many - Therefore your injury to me is the greater, in attempting to make them rest from their labours.


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