Genesis 13:6
Modern Translations
New International Version
But the land could not support them while they stayed together, for their possessions were so great that they were not able to stay together.

New Living Translation
But the land could not support both Abram and Lot with all their flocks and herds living so close together.

English Standard Version
so that the land could not support both of them dwelling together; for their possessions were so great that they could not dwell together,

Berean Study Bible
But the land was unable to support both of them while they stayed together, for they had so many possessions that they were unable to coexist.

New American Standard Bible
And the land could not support both of them while living together, for their possessions were so great that they were not able to remain together.

NASB 1995
And the land could not sustain them while dwelling together, for their possessions were so great that they were not able to remain together.

NASB 1977
And the land could not sustain them while dwelling together; for their possessions were so great that they were not able to remain together.

Amplified Bible
Now the land was not able to support them [that is, sustain all their grazing and water needs] while they lived near one another, for their possessions were too great for them to stay together.

Christian Standard Bible
But the land was unable to support them as long as they stayed together, for they had so many possessions that they could not stay together,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But the land was unable to support them as long as they stayed together, for they had so many possessions that they could not stay together,

Good News Translation
And so there was not enough pasture land for the two of them to stay together, because they had too many animals.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
There wasn't enough pastureland for both of them. They had so many possessions that they were unable to remain together.

International Standard Version
But the land could not support them living together, because they had so many livestock that they could not stay together.

NET Bible
But the land could not support them while they were living side by side. Because their possessions were so great, they were not able to live alongside one another.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.

New King James Version
Now the land was not able to support them, that they might dwell together, for their possessions were so great that they could not dwell together.

King James 2000 Bible
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their possessions were great, so that they could not dwell together.

New Heart English Bible
The land was not able to support them while they stayed together, for they had so many possessions that they were unable to remain together.

World English Bible
The land was not able to bear them, that they might live together: for their substance was great, so that they could not live together.

American King James Version
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.

American Standard Version
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.

A Faithful Version
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might live together, for their substance was great, so that they could not live together.

Darby Bible Translation
And the land could not support them, that they might dwell together, for their property was great; and they could not dwell together.

English Revised Version
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
So that the land coulde not beare them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they coulde not dwell together.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
And the lande was not able to beare them, that they might dwell together: for theyr substaunce was great, so that they coulde not dwell together.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
so yt the londe was not able to receaue them, that they might dwell together: for the substaunce of their riches was so greate, that they coude not dwell together.

Tyndale Bible of 1526
so that the londe was not abill to receaue them that they myght dwell together for the substance of their riches was so greate that they coude not dwell together
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
and the land has not permitted them to dwell together, for their substance has been much, and they have not been able to dwell together;

Young's Literal Translation
and the land hath not suffered them to dwell together, for their substance hath been much, and they have not been able to dwell together;

Smith's Literal Translation
And the land supported them not to dwell together, for their acquisition was a multitude, and they were not able to dwell together.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
Neither was the land able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, and they could not dwell together.

Catholic Public Domain Version
Neither was the land able to contain them, so that they might dwell together. Indeed, their substance was so great that they could not live in common.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
And that land was not sustaining them to dwell together because their cattle were very abundant, and they were not able to dwell together.

Lamsa Bible
And the land was not able to support them, that they might dwell together; for their herds were so large that they could not dwell together.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
And the land was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together; for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the land was not large enough for them to live together, because their possessions were great; and the land was not large enough for them to live together.








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