Genesis 36:7

“For their riches were more than that they might dwell together; and the land wherein they were strangers could not bear them because of their cattle.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For their riches were more then that they might dwell together: and the land wherein they were strangers, could not beare them, because of their cattell.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For their property had become too great for them to live together, and the land where they sojourned could not sustain them because of their livestock.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For their substance was too great for them to dwell together; and the land of their sojournings could not bear them because of their cattle.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For their wealth was so great that the land was not wide enough for the two of them and all their cattle.
- Basic English Bible

For their property was too great for them to dwell together, and the land where they were sojourners could not bear them, because of their cattle.
- Darby Bible

For their riches were more than that they might dwell together: and the land wherein they were strangers could not sustain them, because of their cattle.
- Webster's Bible

For their substance was too great for them to dwell together, and the land of their travels couldn't bear them because of their livestock.
- World English Bible

for their substance was more abundant than to dwell together, and the land of their sojournings was not able to bear them because of their cattle;
- Youngs Literal Bible

For their substance was too great for them to dwell together; and the land of their sojournings could not bear them because of their cattle.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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