John 4:15

“The woman saith unto him, Sir, give me this water, that I thirst not, neither come hither to draw.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The woman saith vnto him, Sir, giue me this water, that I thirst not, neither come hither to draw.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The woman *said to Him, "Sir, give me this water, so I will not be thirsty nor come all the way here to draw."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The woman saith unto him, Sir, give me this water, that I thirst not, neither come all the way hither to draw.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The woman said to him, Sir, give me this water, so that I may not be in need again of drink and will not have to come all this way for it.
- Basic English Bible

The woman says to him, Sir, give me this water, that I may not thirst nor come here to draw.
- Darby Bible

The woman saith to him, Sir, give me this water, that I may not thirst, neither come hither to draw.
- Webster's Bible

Sir, said the woman, "give me that water, that I may never be thirsty, nor continually come all the way here to draw from the well."
- Weymouth Bible

The woman said to him, "Sir, give me this water, so that I don't get thirsty, neither come all the way here to draw."
- World English Bible

The womman seith to hym, Sire, yyue me this watir, that Y thirste not, nether come hidur to drawe.
- Wycliffe Bible

The woman saith unto him, `Sir, give me this water, that I may not thirst, nor come hither to draw.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 4:15


4:15 That I thirst not - She takes him still in a gross sense.


People's Bible Notes for John 4:15


Joh 4:15 Sir, give me this water, that I may not thirst. The mysterious words of the Jewish stranger she cannot yet understand, but she is deeply stirred, and one thing seemed plain--if she could have this water she would thirst no more.

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