Genesis 11:4
New International Version
Then they said, "Come, let us build ourselves a city, with a tower that reaches to the heavens, so that we may make a name for ourselves; otherwise we will be scattered over the face of the whole earth."

New Living Translation
Then they said, "Come, let's build a great city for ourselves with a tower that reaches into the sky. This will make us famous and keep us from being scattered all over the world."

English Standard Version
Then they said, “Come, let us build ourselves a city and a tower with its top in the heavens, and let us make a name for ourselves, lest we be dispersed over the face of the whole earth.”

New American Standard Bible
They said, "Come, let us build for ourselves a city, and a tower whose top will reach into heaven, and let us make for ourselves a name, otherwise we will be scattered abroad over the face of the whole earth."

King James Bible
And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And they said, "Come, let us build ourselves a city and a tower with its top in the sky. Let us make a name for ourselves; otherwise, we will be scattered over the face of the whole earth."

International Standard Version
Then they said, "Come on! Let's build ourselves a city and a tower, with its summit in the heavens, and let's make a name for ourselves so we won't be scattered over the surface of the whole earth."

NET Bible
Then they said, "Come, let's build ourselves a city and a tower with its top in the heavens so that we may make a name for ourselves. Otherwise we will be scattered across the face of the entire earth."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then they said, "Let's build a city for ourselves and a tower with its top in the sky. Let's make a name for ourselves so that we won't become scattered all over the face of the earth."

Jubilee Bible 2000
And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.

King James 2000 Bible
And they said, Come, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.

American King James Version
And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach to heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad on the face of the whole earth.

American Standard Version
And they said, Come, let us build us a city, and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven, and let us make us a name; lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they said: Come, let us make a city and a tower, the top whereof may reach to heaven: and let us make our name famous before we be scattered abroad into all lands.

Darby Bible Translation
And they said, Come on, let us build ourselves a city and a tower, the top of which [may reach] to the heavens; and let us make ourselves a name, lest we be scattered over the face of the whole earth.

English Revised Version
And they said, Go to, let us build us a city, and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven, and let us make us a name; lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they said, come, let us build us a city, and a tower, whose top may reach to heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we should be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.

World English Bible
They said, "Come, let's build ourselves a city, and a tower whose top reaches to the sky, and let's make ourselves a name, lest we be scattered abroad on the surface of the whole earth."

Young's Literal Translation
And they say, 'Give help, let us build for ourselves a city and tower, and its head in the heavens, and make for ourselves a name, lest we be scattered over the face of all the earth.'

Genesis 11:4 Afrikaans PWL
Hulle sê ook: “Kom, laat ons vir ons ’n stad bou en ’n toring waarvan die punt in die hemele is en laat ons vir ons ’n outoriteit en karakter (naam) daarstel sodat ons nie oor die hele aarde verstrooid raak nie.”

Zanafilla 11:4 Albanian
Dhe thanë: "O burra, të ndërtojmë për vete një qytet dhe një kullë maja e së cilës të arrijë deri në qiell, dhe t'i bëjmë një emër vetes që të mos shpërndahemi mbi faqen e tërë dheut".

ﺗﻜﻮﻳﻦ 11:4 Arabic: Smith & Van Dyke
وقالوا هلم نبن لانفسنا مدينة وبرجا راسه بالسماء. ونصنع لانفسنا اسما لئلا نتبدد على وجه كل الارض.

De Bschaffung 11:4 Bavarian
Aft gsagnd s: "Auf; baun myr ayn Stat und aynn Turm, wo hinst eyn n Himml aufhin geet, und mach myr üns dyrmit aynn Nam! Dann verstraeun myr üns nit über de gantze Erdn."

Битие 11:4 Bulgarian
И рекоха: Елате, да си съградим град, даже кула, чийто връх [да стига] до небето; и да си спечелим име, да не би да се разпръснем по лицето на цялата земя.

現代標點和合本 (CUVMP Traditional)
他們說:「來吧!我們要建造一座城和一座塔,塔頂通天,為要傳揚我們的名,免得我們分散在全地上。」

现代标点和合本 (CUVMP Simplified)
他们说:“来吧!我们要建造一座城和一座塔,塔顶通天,为要传扬我们的名,免得我们分散在全地上。”

創 世 記 11:4 Chinese Bible: Union (Traditional)
他 們 說 : 來 罷 ! 我 們 要 建 造 一 座 城 和 一 座 塔 , 塔 頂 通 天 , 為 要 傳 揚 我 們 的 名 , 免 得 我 們 分 散 在 全 地 上 。

創 世 記 11:4 Chinese Bible: Union (Simplified)
他 们 说 : 来 罢 ! 我 们 要 建 造 一 座 城 和 一 座 塔 , 塔 顶 通 天 , 为 要 传 扬 我 们 的 名 , 免 得 我 们 分 散 在 全 地 上 。

Genesis 11:4 Croatian Bible
Onda rekoše: "Hajde da sebi podignemo grad i toranj s vrhom do neba! Pribavimo sebi ime, da se ne raspršimo po svoj zemlji!"

Genesis 11:4 Czech BKR
Nebo řekli: Nuže, vystavějme sobě město a věži, jejíž by vrch dosahal k nebi; a tak učiňme sobě jméno, abychom nebyli rozptýleni po vší zemi.

1 Mosebog 11:4 Danish
Derpaa sagde de: »Kom, lad os bygge os en By og et Taarn, hvis Top naar til Himmelen, og skabe os et Navn, for at vi ikke skal spredes ud over hele Jorden!«

Genesis 11:4 Dutch Staten Vertaling
En zij zeiden: Kom aan, laat ons voor ons een stad bouwen, en een toren, welks opperste in den hemel zij, en laat ons een naam voor ons maken, opdat wij niet misschien over de ganse aarde verstrooid worden!

Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּאמְר֞וּ הָ֣בָה ׀ נִבְנֶה־לָּ֣נוּ עִ֗יר וּמִגְדָּל֙ וְרֹאשֹׁ֣ו בַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וְנַֽעֲשֶׂה־לָּ֖נוּ שֵׁ֑ם פֶּן־נָפ֖וּץ עַל־פְּנֵ֥י כָל־הָאָֽרֶץ׃

WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמרו הבה ׀ נבנה־לנו עיר ומגדל וראשו בשמים ונעשה־לנו שם פן־נפוץ על־פני כל־הארץ׃

Aleppo Codex
ד ויאמרו הבה נבנה לנו עיר ומגדל וראשו בשמים ונעשה לנו שם  פן נפוץ על פני כל הארץ

1 Mózes 11:4 Hungarian: Karoli
És mondának: Jertek, építsünk magunknak várost és tornyot, melynek teteje az eget érje, és szerezzünk magunknak nevet, hogy el ne széledjünk az egész földnek színén.

Moseo 1: Genezo 11:4 Esperanto
Kaj ili diris: Venu, ni konstruu al ni urbon, kaj turon, kies supro atingos la cxielon, kaj ni akiru al ni gloron, antaux ol ni disigxos sur la suprajxo de la tuta tero.

ENSIMMÄINEN MOOSEKSEN 11:4 Finnish: Bible (1776)
Ja sanoivat: käykäämme, rakentakaamme meillemme kaupunki ja torni, joka taivaaseen ulottuisi, tehdäksemme meillemme nimeä; ettei meitä hajoitettaisi kaikkiin maihin.

Genèse 11:4 French: Darby
Et ils dirent: Allons, batissons-nous une ville, et une tour dont le sommet atteigne jusqu'aux cieux; et faisons-nous un nom, de peur que nous ne soyons disperses sur la face de toute la terre.

Genèse 11:4 French: Louis Segond (1910)
Ils dirent encore: Allons! bâtissons-nous une ville et une tour dont le sommet touche au ciel, et faisons-nous un nom, afin que nous ne soyons pas dispersés sur la face de toute la terre.

Genèse 11:4 French: Martin (1744)
Puis ils dirent : Or ça, bâtissons-nous une ville, et une tour de laquelle le sommet soit jusqu'aux cieux; et acquérons-nous de la réputation, de peur que nous ne soyons dispersés sur toute la terre.

1 Mose 11:4 German: Modernized
und sprachen: Wohlauf, laßt uns eine Stadt und Turm bauen, des Spitze bis an den Himmel reiche, daß wir uns einen Namen machen; denn wir werden vielleicht zerstreuet in alle Länder.

1 Mose 11:4 German: Luther (1912)
und sprachen: Wohlauf, laßt uns eine Stadt und einen Turm bauen, des Spitze bis an den Himmel reiche, daß wir uns einen Namen machen! denn wir werden sonst zerstreut in alle Länder.

1 Mose 11:4 German: Textbibel (1899)
Da sprachen sie: Wohlan, wir wollen uns eine Stadt bauen und einen Turm, dessen Spitze bis an den Himmel reicht, und wollen uns ein Denkmal machen, damit wir uns nicht über die ganze Erde hin zerstreuen.

Genesi 11:4 Italian: Riveduta Bible (1927)
E dissero: "Orsù, edifichiamoci una città ed una torre di cui la cima giunga fino al cielo, e acquistiamoci fama, onde non siamo dispersi sulla faccia di tutta la terra".

Genesi 11:4 Italian: Giovanni Diodati Bible (1649)
Poi dissero: Or su, edifichiamoci una città, ed una torre, la cui sommità giunga fino al cielo, ed acquistiamoci fama; che talora noi non siamo dispersi sopra la faccia di tutta la terra.

KEJADIAN 11:4 Indonesian - Terjemahan Lama (TL)
Lagi kata mereka itu: Marilah kita bangunkan sebuah negeri dan sebuah menara, yang kemuncaknya sampai ke langit; demikianlah kita mengadakan suatu nama bagi diri kita, supaya jangan tercerai-berailah kita atas seluruh muka bumi.

창세기 11:4 Korean
또 말하되 `자, 성과 대를 쌓아 대 꼭대기를 하늘에 닿게 하여 우리 이름을 내고 온 지면에 흩어짐을 면하자' 하였더니

Genesis 11:4 Latin: Vulgata Clementina
et dixerunt : Venite, faciamus nobis civitatem et turrim, cujus culmen pertingat ad cælum : et celebremus nomen nostrum antequam dividamur in universas terras.

Pradþios knyga 11:4 Lithuanian
Jie tarėsi: “Pasistatykime miestą ir bokštą, kurio viršūnė siektų dangų. Išgarsinkime savo vardą prieš išsiskirstydami į visus kraštus!”

Genesis 11:4 Maori
Na ka mea ratou, Tena, tatou ka hanga i tetahi pa me tetahi pourewa, a kia tutuki a runga ki te rangi, kia whai ingoa ai tatou; kei marara noa atu tatou ki te mata o te whenua katoa.

1 Mosebok 11:4 Norwegian: Det Norsk Bibelselskap (1930)
Så sa de: Kom, la oss bygge oss en by med et tårn som når op til himmelen, og gjøre oss et navn, så vi ikke skal spres over hele jorden!

Génesis 11:4 Spanish: La Biblia de las Américas
Y dijeron: Vamos, edifiquémonos una ciudad y una torre cuya cúspide llegue hasta los cielos, y hagámonos un nombre famoso , para que no seamos dispersados sobre la faz de toda la tierra.

Génesis 11:4 Spanish: La Nueva Biblia de los Hispanos
Luego dijeron: "Vamos, edifiquémonos una ciudad y una torre cuya cúspide llegue hasta los cielos, y hagámonos un nombre famoso , para que no seamos dispersados sobre la superficie de toda la tierra."

Génesis 11:4 Spanish: Reina Valera Gómez
Y dijeron: Vamos, edifiquémonos una ciudad y una torre, cuya cúspide llegue al cielo; y hagámonos un nombre, por si fuéremos esparcidos sobre la faz de toda la tierra.

Génesis 11:4 Spanish: Reina Valera 1909
Y dijeron: Vamos, edifiquémonos una ciudad y una torre, cuya cúspide llegue al cielo; y hagámonos un nombre, por si fuéremos esparcidos sobre la faz de toda la tierra.

Génesis 11:4 Spanish: Sagradas Escrituras 1569
Y dijeron: Dad acá, edifiquémonos ciudad, y torre, que tenga la cabeza en el cielo; y hagámonos nombrados, por ventura nos esparciremos sobre la faz de toda la tierra.

Gênesis 11:4 Bíblia King James Atualizada Português
E decidiram mais: “Vinde! Construamos uma cidade e uma torre cujo ápice penetre nos céus! Dessa forma, nosso nome será honrado por todos e jamais seremos dispersos pela face da terra!”

Gênesis 11:4 Portugese Bible
Disseram mais: Eia, edifiquemos para nós uma cidade e uma torre cujo cume toque no céu, e façamo-nos um nome, para que não sejamos espalhados sobre a face de toda a terra.   

Geneza 11:4 Romanian: Cornilescu
Si au mai zis: ,,Haidem! să ne zidim o cetate şi un turn al cărui vîrf să atingă cerul, şi să ne facem un nume, ca să nu fim împrăştiaţi pe toată faţa pămîntului.``

Бытие 11:4 Russian: Synodal Translation (1876)
И сказали они: построим себе город и башню, высотою до небес, и сделаем себе имя, прежде нежели рассеемся по лицу всей земли.

Бытие 11:4 Russian koi8r
И сказали они: построим себе город и башню, высотою до небес, и сделаем себе имя, прежде нежели рассеемся по лицу всей земли.

1 Mosebok 11:4 Swedish (1917)
Och de sade: »Kom, låt oss bygga en stad åt oss och ett torn vars spets räcker upp i himmelen, och så göra oss ett namn; vi kunde eljest bliva kringspridda över hela jorden.»

Genesis 11:4 Tagalog: Ang Dating Biblia (1905)
At nagsipagsabi, Halikayo! Magtayo tayo ng isang bayan natin at ng isang moog, na ang taluktok niyaon ay aabot hanggang sa langit, at magtaglay tayo ng isang ngalan; baka tayo'y mangalat sa ibabaw ng buong lupa.

ปฐมกาล 11:4 Thai: from KJV
เขาทั้งหลายพูดว่า "มาเถิด ให้พวกเราสร้างเมืองขึ้นเมืองหนึ่งและก่อหอให้ยอดของมันไปถึงฟ้าสวรรค์ และให้พวกเราสร้างชื่อเสียงของพวกเราไว้ เพื่อว่าพวกเราจะไม่กระจัดกระจายไปทั่วพื้นแผ่นดินโลก"

Yaratılış 11:4 Turkish
Sonra, ‹‹Kendimize bir kent kuralım›› dediler, ‹‹Göklere erişecek bir kule dikip ün salalım. Böylece yeryüzüne dağılmayız.››

Saùng-theá Kyù 11:4 Vietnamese (1934)
Lại nói rằng: Nào! chúng ta hãy xây một cái thành và dựng lên một cái tháp, chót cao đến tận trời; ta hãy lo làm cho rạng danh, e khi phải tản lạc khắp trên mặt đất.

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