Matthew 13:6

And when the sun was up, they were scorched; and because they had no root, they withered away.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when the Sunne was vp, they were scorched: and because they had not root, they withered away.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But when the sun had risen, they were scorched; and because they had no root, they withered away.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and when the sun was risen, they were scorched; and because they had no root, they withered away.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when the sun was high, it was burned; and because it had no root it became dry and dead.
- Basic English Bible

but when the sun rose they were burned up, and because of not having [any] root were dried up;
- Darby Bible

And when the sun had risen, they were scorched; and because they had not root, they withered.
- Webster's Bible

but when the sun is risen, it is scorched by the heat, and through having no root it withers up.
- Weymouth Bible

When the sun had risen, they were scorched. Because they had no root, they withered away.
- World English Bible

But whanne the sonne was risun, thei swaliden, and for thei hadden not roote, thei drieden vp.
- Wycliffe Bible

and the sun having risen they were scorched, and through not having root, they withered,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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People's Bible Notes for Matthew 13:6


Mt 13:6 And when the sun was up, they were scorched. It was not rooted in that deep, moist soil which would have enabled it to resist the scorching heat of the sun.

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