New International Version
He gave their crops to the grasshopper, their produce to the locust.
King James Bible
He gave also their increase unto the caterpiller, and their labour unto the locust.
Darby Bible Translation
And he gave their increase unto the caterpillar, and their labour unto the locust;
World English Bible
He gave also their increase to the caterpillar, and their labor to the locust.
Young's Literal Translation
And giveth to the caterpillar their increase, And their labour to the locust.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The caterpillar and - the locust - See on Exodus 10:13 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the caterpillar - from chosal, to consume, eat up, is rendered in
and Aquila here, and also the Vulgate in Chron, and is
and Jerome here, bruchus, the chaffer, which every one knows to be a great devourer of the leaves of trees. The syriac in Joel
2:25 renders it tzartzooro, which Michaelis, from the Arabic Tzartzar, a cricket, interprets the mole-cricket, which in its grub state is also very destructive to corn, grass, and other vegetables, by cankering the roots on which it feeds.
LibraryMemory, Hope, and Effort
'That they might set their hope in God, and not forget the works of God, but keep His commandments.'--PSALM lxxviii. 7. In its original application this verse is simply a statement of God's purpose in giving to Israel the Law, and such a history of deliverance. The intention was that all future generations might remember what He had done, and be encouraged by the remembrance to hope in Him for the future; and by both memory and hope, be impelled to the discharge of present duty. So, then, the words …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Fifteenth Day for Schools and Colleges
Out of the Deep of Loneliness, Failure, and Disappointment.
The Good Shepherd: a Farewell Sermon
So Moses stretched out his staff over Egypt, and the LORD made an east wind blow across the land all that day and all that night. By morning the wind had brought the locusts;
they invaded all Egypt and settled down in every area of the country in great numbers. Never before had there been such a plague of locusts, nor will there ever be again.
1 Kings 8:37
"When famine or plague comes to the land, or blight or mildew, locusts or grasshoppers, or when an enemy besieges them in any of their cities, whatever disaster or disease may come,
He spoke, and the locusts came, grasshoppers without number;
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