New American Standard Bible
as he was sowing, some seed fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate it up.
King James Bible
And it came to pass, as he sowed, some fell by the way side, and the fowls of the air came and devoured it up.
Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass as he sowed, one fell by the wayside, and the birds came and devoured it.
World English Bible
and it happened, as he sowed, some seed fell by the road, and the birds came and devoured it.
Young's Literal Translation
and it came to pass, in the sowing, some fell by the way, and the fowls of the heaven did come and devour it;
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LibraryLamps and Bushels
'And Jesus said unto them, Is a candle brought to be put under a bushel, or under a bed? and not to be set on a candlestick?'--Mark iv. 21. The furniture of a very humble Eastern home is brought before us in this saying. In the original, each of the nouns has the definite article attached to it, and so suggests that in the house there was but one of each article; one lamp, a flat saucer with a wick swimming in oil; one measure for corn and the like; one bed, raised slightly, but sufficiently to admit …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Toiling Christ
Chapter: 4:21-25 Lamp and Stand
and as he sowed, some seeds fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate them up.
"Listen to this! Behold, the sower went out to sow;
"Other seed fell on the rocky ground where it did not have much soil; and immediately it sprang up because it had no depth of soil.
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