Close Cross References & Expand User Comments

Cross Reference

Previous Chapter - Genesis 10:1 Previous Verse - Genesis 11:6 Next Verse - Genesis 11:8 Next Chapter - Genesis 12:1
{Genesis 11:7} Go to, 3051 z8798 let us go down, 3381 z8799 and there x8033 confound 1101 z8799 their language, 8193 that 834 they may not x3808 understand 8085 z8799 one 376 another's 7453 speech. 8193
Go to:
The Hebrew word signifies, "Come," or, "make preparation," as for a journey or the execution of a purpose.
let:
"And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the children of men builded." {Gen 11:5} + "And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth." {Gen 1:26} + "And the LORD God said, Behold, the man is become as one of us, to know good and evil: and now, lest he put forth his hand, and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live for ever:" {Gen 3:22} + "Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here [am] I; send me." {Isa 6:8}
confound:
"He disappointeth the devices of the crafty, so that their hands cannot perform [their] enterprise. ... He taketh the wise in their own craftiness: and the counsel of the froward is carried headlong." {Job 5:12-13} + "He removeth away the speech of the trusty, and taketh away the understanding of the aged." {Job 12:20} + "He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh: the Lord shall have them in derision." {Psa 2:4} + "The LORD bringeth the counsel of the heathen to nought: he maketh the devices of the people of none effect." {Psa 33:10} + "And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance. ... Cretes and Arabians, we do hear them speak in our tongues the wonderful works of God." {Act 2:4-11}
may:
"By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in their lands; every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations." {Gen 10:5} + "These [are] the sons of Ham, after their families, after their tongues, in their countries, [and] in their nations." {Gen 10:20} + "These [are] the families of the sons of Noah, after their generations, in their nations: and by these were the nations divided in the earth after the flood." {Gen 10:32} + "And they knew not that Joseph understood [them]; for he spake unto them by an interpreter." {Gen 42:23} + "The LORD shall bring a nation against thee from far, from the end of the earth, [as swift] as the eagle flieth; a nation whose tongue thou shalt not understand;" {Deu 28:49} + "Destroy, O Lord, [and] divide their tongues: for I have seen violence and strife in the city." {Psa 55:9} + "Lo, I will bring a nation upon you from far, O house of Israel, saith the LORD: it [is] a mighty nation, it [is] an ancient nation, a nation whose language thou knowest not, neither understandest what they say." {Jer 5:15} + "For he that speaketh in an [unknown] tongue speaketh not unto men, but unto God: for no man understandeth [him]; howbeit in the spirit he speaketh mysteries. ... Therefore if I know not the meaning of the voice, I shall be unto him that speaketh a barbarian, and he that speaketh [shall be] a barbarian unto me." {1Co 14:2-11} + "If therefore the whole church be come together into one place, and all speak with tongues, and there come in [those that are] unlearned, or unbelievers, will they not say that ye are mad?" {1Co 14:23}

cBible.com - Cross Reference Bible Search

Chain Reference & Topical Research

Previous Chapter - Genesis 10:1 Previous Verse - Genesis 11:6 Top of Biblical Cross Reference Verses Information List Next Verse - Genesis 11:8 Next Chapter - Genesis 12:1

User Comments | Bibles | Cross Reference | Become a fan.