Deuteronomy 34:7
New International Version
Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died, yet his eyes were not weak nor his strength gone.

New Living Translation
Moses was 120 years old when he died, yet his eyesight was clear, and he was as strong as ever.

English Standard Version
Moses was 120 years old when he died. His eye was undimmed, and his vigor unabated.

Berean Study Bible
Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died, yet his eyes were not weak, and his vitality had not diminished.

King James Bible
And Moses was an hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.

New King James Version
Moses was one hundred and twenty years old when he died. His eyes were not dim nor his natural vigor diminished.

New American Standard Bible
Although Moses was 120 years old when he died, his eyesight was not dim, nor had his vigor left him.

NASB 1995
Although Moses was one hundred and twenty years old when he died, his eye was not dim, nor his vigor abated.

NASB 1977
Although Moses was one hundred and twenty years old when he died, his eye was not dim, nor his vigor abated.

Amplified Bible
Although Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died, his eyesight was not dim, nor his natural strength abated.

Christian Standard Bible
Moses was one hundred twenty years old when he died; his eyes were not weak, and his vitality had not left him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Moses was 120 years old when he died; his eyes were not weak, and his vitality had not left him.

American Standard Version
And Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Moshe was son of a hundred and twenty years when he died; his eye was not dim, neither were his cheeks wrinkled.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Moses was a hundred and twenty years old at his death; his eyes were not dimmed, nor were his natural powers destroyed.

Contemporary English Version
Moses was 120 years old when he died, yet his eyesight was still good, and his body was strong.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, neither were his teeth moved.

English Revised Version
And Moses was an hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.

Good News Translation
Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died; he was as strong as ever, and his eyesight was still good.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Moses was 120 years old when he died. His eyesight never became poor, and he never lost his physical strength.

International Standard Version
Moses was 120 years old when he died. His eyesight wasn't impaired and he was still vigorous and strong.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.

Literal Standard Version
And Moses [is] a son of one hundred and twenty years when he dies; his eye has not become dim, nor has his moisture fled.

NET Bible
Moses was 120 years old when he died, but his eye was not dull nor had his vitality departed.

New Heart English Bible
Moses was one hundred twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural vigor diminished.

World English Bible
Moses was one hundred twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.

Young's Literal Translation
And Moses is a son of a hundred and twenty years when he dieth; his eye hath not become dim, nor hath his moisture fled.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Death of Moses
6And He buried him in a valley in the land of Moab facing Beth-peor, and no one to this day knows the location of his grave. 7Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died, yet his eyes were not weak, and his vitality had not diminished. 8The Israelites grieved for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days, until the time of weeping and mourning for Moses came to an end.…

Cross References
Genesis 27:1
When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he could no longer see, he called his older son Esau and said to him, "My son." "Here I am," Esau replied.

Genesis 48:10
Now Israel's eyesight was poor because of old age; he could hardly see. Joseph brought his sons to him, and his father kissed them and embraced them.

Exodus 7:7
Moses was eighty years old and Aaron was eighty-three when they spoke to Pharaoh.

Deuteronomy 31:2
he said to them, "I am now a hundred and twenty years old; I am no longer able to come and go, and the LORD has said to me, 'You shall not cross the Jordan.'

Deuteronomy 34:8
The Israelites grieved for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days, until the time of weeping and mourning for Moses came to an end.

Joshua 14:11
still as strong today as I was the day Moses sent me out. As my strength was then, so it is now for war, for going out, and for coming in.


Treasury of Scripture

And Moses was an hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.

an hundred

Deuteronomy 31:2
And he said unto them, I am an hundred and twenty years old this day; I can no more go out and come in: also the LORD hath said unto me, Thou shalt not go over this Jordan.

Acts 7:23,30,36
And when he was full forty years old, it came into his heart to visit his brethren the children of Israel…

his eye

Genesis 27:1
And it came to pass, that when Isaac was old, and his eyes were dim, so that he could not see, he called Esau his eldest son, and said unto him, My son: and he said unto him, Behold, here am I.

Genesis 48:10
Now the eyes of Israel were dim for age, so that he could not see. And he brought them near unto him; and he kissed them, and embraced them.

Joshua 14:10,11
And now, behold, the LORD hath kept me alive, as he said, these forty and five years, even since the LORD spake this word unto Moses, while the children of Israel wandered in the wilderness: and now, lo, I am this day fourscore and five years old…









Verse 7. - Though Moses had reached the age of a hundred and twenty years, his eye had not become dim, nor were the juices of his body dried. Natural force. The word so rendered (לֵחַ) occurs only here; but it is doubtless the subst. connected with the adj. לַח moist, fresh (cf. Genesis 30:37; Numbers 6:3), and properly means moisture, freshness. It is used here of the natural juices of the body.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Moses [was]
וּמֹשֶׁ֗ה (ū·mō·šeh)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 4872: Moses -- a great Israelite leader, prophet and lawgiver

a hundred
מֵאָ֧ה (mê·’āh)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 3967: A hundred

and twenty
וְעֶשְׂרִ֛ים (wə·‘eś·rîm)
Conjunctive waw | Number - common plural
Strong's 6242: Twenty, twentieth

years old
בֶּן־ (ben-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1121: A son

when he died,
בְּמֹת֑וֹ (bə·mō·ṯōw)
Preposition-b | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 4194: Death, the dead, their place, state, pestilence, ruin

yet his eyes
עֵינ֖וֹ (‘ê·nōw)
Noun - common singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5869: An eye, a fountain

were not
לֹֽא־ (lō-)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

weak,
כָהֲתָ֥ה (ḵā·hă·ṯāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's 3543: To be weak, to despond, to grow dull

and his vitality
לֵחֹֽה׃ (lê·ḥōh)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 3893: Moisture, freshness

had not
וְלֹא־ (wə·lō-)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

diminished.
נָ֥ס (nās)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5127: To flit, vanish away


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