Psalm 106:14
Modern Translations
New International Version
In the desert they gave in to their craving; in the wilderness they put God to the test.

New Living Translation
In the wilderness their desires ran wild, testing God’s patience in that dry wasteland.

English Standard Version
But they had a wanton craving in the wilderness, and put God to the test in the desert;

Berean Study Bible
They craved intensely in the wilderness and tested God in the desert.

New American Standard Bible
But became lustfully greedy in the wilderness, And put God to the test in the desert.

NASB 1995
But craved intensely in the wilderness, And tempted God in the desert.

NASB 1977
But craved intensely in the wilderness, And tempted God in the desert.

Amplified Bible
But lusted intensely in the wilderness And tempted God [with their insistent desires] in the desert.

Christian Standard Bible
They were seized with craving in the wilderness and tested God in the desert.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They were seized with craving in the wilderness and tested God in the desert.

Contemporary English Version
They became greedy for food and tested you there in the desert.

Good News Translation
They were filled with craving in the desert and put God to the test;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
They had an unreasonable desire [for food]in the wilderness.[In the desert they tested God.]

International Standard Version
They were overwhelmed with craving in the wilderness, so God tested them in the wasteland.

NET Bible
In the wilderness they had an insatiable craving for meat; they challenged God in the desert.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

New King James Version
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, And tested God in the desert.

King James 2000 Bible
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tested God in the desert.

New Heart English Bible
but gave in to craving in the desert, and tested God in the wasteland.

World English Bible
but gave in to craving in the desert, and tested God in the wasteland.

American King James Version
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

American Standard Version
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, And tempted God in the desert.

A Faithful Version
But they lusted exceedingly in the wilderness and tempted God in the desert.

Darby Bible Translation
And they lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

English Revised Version
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

Webster's Bible Translation
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
But lusted with concupiscence in the wildernes, and tempted God in the desert.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
And they were taken with a great lust in the wyldernesse: and they tempted God in the desert.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
A lust came vpo them in the wildernesse, so that they tempted God in the deserte.
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
And they lust greatly in a wilderness, "" And try God in a desert.

Young's Literal Translation
And they lust greatly in a wilderness, And try God in a desert.

Smith's Literal Translation
And they will desire a desire in the desert, and they will tempt God in the waste.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
And they coveted their desire in the desert: and they tempted God in the place without water.

Catholic Public Domain Version
And they coveted their desire in the desert, and they tempted God in a waterless place.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
They lusted greatly in the wilderness and they tempted God in the desert.

Lamsa Bible
But craved exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, And tried God in the desert.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And they lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the dry land.








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