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

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

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.


Discussion for Exodus 5:5

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