Numbers 14:12

“I will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a greater nation and mightier than they.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherite them, and will make of thee a greater nation, and mightier then they.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I will smite them with pestilence and dispossess them, and I will make you into a nation greater and mightier than they."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a nation greater and mightier than they.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I will send disease on them for their destruction, and take away their heritage, and I will make of you a nation greater and stronger than they.
- Basic English Bible

I will smite them with the pestilence, and destroy them, and will make of thee a nation greater and mightier than they.
- Darby Bible

I will smite them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a greater nation and mightier than they.
- Webster's Bible

I will strike them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of you a nation greater and mightier than they."
- World English Bible

I smite it with pestilence, and dispossess it, and make thee become a nation greater and mightier than it.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

I will smite them with the pestilence, and destroy them, and will make of thee a nation greater and mightier than they.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Numbers 14:12


14:12 I will smite them - This was not an absolute determination, but a commination, like that of Nineveh's destruction, with a condition implied, except there be speedy repentance, or powerful intercession.


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