KJV LexiconAnd his brother's
a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance (like 1) -- another, brother(-ly); kindred, like, other.
an appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character -- + base, (in-)fame(-ous), named(-d), renown, report.
stream; Jubal, an antediluvian -- Jubal.
he was the father
father, in a literal and immediate, or figurative and remote application) -- chief, (fore-)father(-less), patrimony, principal. Compare names in Abi-.
of all such as handle
to manipulate, i.e. seize; chiefly to capture, wield, specifically, to overlay; figuratively, to use unwarrantably
a harp -- harp.
a reed-instrument of music -- organ.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
His brother's name was Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe.
King James Bible
And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and organ.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
His brother was named Jubal; he was the father of all who play the lyre and the flute.
International Standard Version
His brother was named Jubal; he became the ancestor of all those who play the lyre and the flute.
The name of his brother was Jubal; he was the first of all who play the harp and the flute.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
His brother's name was Jubal. He was the first person to play the harp and the flute.
King James 2000 Bible
And his brother's name was Jubal: he was the father of all such as handle the harp and pipe.
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