Genesis 21:16
New International Version
Then she went off and sat down about a bowshot away, for she thought, "I cannot watch the boy die." And as she sat there, she began to sob.

New Living Translation
Then she went and sat down by herself about a hundred yards away. "I don't want to watch the boy die," she said, as she burst into tears.

English Standard Version
Then she went and sat down opposite him a good way off, about the distance of a bowshot, for she said, “Let me not look on the death of the child.” And as she sat opposite him, she lifted up her voice and wept.

New American Standard Bible
Then she went and sat down opposite him, about a bowshot away, for she said, "Do not let me see the boy die." And she sat opposite him, and lifted up her voice and wept.

King James Bible
And she went, and sat her down over against him a good way off, as it were a bowshot: for she said, Let me not see the death of the child. And she sat over against him, and lift up her voice, and wept.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then she went and sat down nearby, about a bowshot away, for she said, "I can't bear to watch the boy die!" So as she sat nearby, she wept loudly.

International Standard Version
Then she went and sat by herself about a distance of a bowshot away, because she kept saying to herself, "I can't bear to watch the child die!" That's why she sat a short distance away, crying aloud and weeping.

NET Bible
Then she went and sat down by herself across from him at quite a distance, about a bowshot away; for she thought, "I refuse to watch the child die." So she sat across from him and wept uncontrollably.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then she went about as far away as an arrow can be shot and sat down. She said to herself, "I don't want to watch the boy die." So she sat down and sobbed loudly.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And she went and sat her down over against him a good way off as it were a bowshot; for she said, Let me not see the death of the child. And she sat over against him and lifted up her voice and wept.

King James 2000 Bible
And she went, and sat down apart from him a good way off, as it were a bowshot: for she said, Let me not see the death of the child. And she sat away from him, and lifted up her voice, and wept.

American King James Version
And she went, and sat her down over against him a good way off, as it were a bow shot: for she said, Let me not see the death of the child. And she sat over against him, and lift up her voice, and wept.

American Standard Version
And she went, and sat her down over against him a good way off, as it were a bowshot. For she said, Let me not look upon the death of the child. And she sat over against him, and lifted up her voice, and wept.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And she went her way, and sat over against him a great way off as far as a bow can carry, for she said: I will not see the boy die: and sitting over against, she lifted up her voice and wept.

Darby Bible Translation
and she went and sat down over against [him], a bow-shot off; for she said, Let me not behold the death of the child. And she sat over against [him], and lifted up her voice and wept.

English Revised Version
And she went, and sat her down over against him a good way off, as it were a bowshot: for she said, Let me not look upon the death of the child. And she sat over against him, and lift up her voice, and wept.

Webster's Bible Translation
And she went, and sat her down over against him, a good way off, as it were a bow-shot: for she said, Let me not see the death of the child. And she sat over against him, and raised her voice, and wept.

World English Bible
She went and sat down opposite him, a good way off, about a bow shot away. For she said, "Don't let me see the death of the child." She sat over against him, and lifted up her voice, and wept.

Young's Literal Translation
And she goeth and sitteth by herself over-against, afar off, about a bow-shot, for she said, 'Let me not look on the death of the lad;' and she sitteth over-against, and lifteth up her voice, and weepeth.

Genesis 21:16 Afrikaans PWL
en weggeloop en op ’n afstand gaan sit, so ver as ’n boog kan skiet, want sy het gesê: “Ek wil die dood van die seun nie sien nie.” Sy het op ’n afstand gaan sit en haar stem opgelig en gehuil.

Zanafilla 21:16 Albanian
Dhe shkoi e u ul përballë tij, në një largësi sa një goditje me hark, sepse thoshte: "Nuk dua ta shoh fëmijën të vdesë!" Kështu ajo u ul përballë tij, ngriti zërin dhe qau.

ﺗﻜﻮﻳﻦ 21:16 Arabic: Smith & Van Dyke
ومضت وجلست مقابله بعيدا نحو رمية قوس. لانها قالت لا انظر موت الولد. فجلست مقابله ورفعت صوتها وبكت.

De Bschaffung 21:16 Bavarian
gieng ayn Stückl danhin und gsitzt si hin, aangfaer aynn Bognschuß weit wögg, weil si syr gsait: Dös kan i nit mit anseghn, wie dös Kind stirbt. Si gsitzt eyn dyr Naehend und greert laut.

Битие 21:16 Bulgarian
и отиде та седна насреща, далеч колкото един хвърлей на стрела, защото си рече: Да не гледам, като умира детето. И като седна насреща, издигна глас и заплака.

現代標點和合本 (CUVMP Traditional)
自己走開約有一箭之遠,相對而坐,說:「我不忍見孩子死!」就相對而坐,放聲大哭。

现代标点和合本 (CUVMP Simplified)
自己走开约有一箭之远,相对而坐,说:“我不忍见孩子死!”就相对而坐,放声大哭。

創 世 記 21:16 Chinese Bible: Union (Traditional)
自 己 走 開 約 有 一 箭 之 遠 , 相 對 而 坐 , 說 : 我 不 忍 見 孩 子 死 , 就 相 對 而 坐 , 放 聲 大 哭 。

創 世 記 21:16 Chinese Bible: Union (Simplified)
自 己 走 开 约 有 一 箭 之 远 , 相 对 而 坐 , 说 : 我 不 忍 见 孩 子 死 , 就 相 对 而 坐 , 放 声 大 哭 。

Genesis 21:16 Croatian Bible
a sama ode i sjede nasuprot, daleko koliko luk može dobaciti. Govorila je u sebi: "Neću da vidim kako dijete umire." Sjedeći tako, udari u jecanje.

Genesis 21:16 Czech BKR
A odšedši, sedla naproti tak daleko, jako by mohl z lučiště dostřeliti; nebo pravila: Nebudu se dívati na smrt dítěte. Seděla tedy naproti, a pozdvihši hlasu svého, plakala.

1 Mosebog 21:16 Danish
og gik hen og satte sig i omtrent et Pileskuds Afstand derfra, idet hun sagde ved sig selv: »Jeg kan ikke udholde at se Drengen dø!« Og saaledes sad hun, medens Drengen græd højt.

Genesis 21:16 Dutch Staten Vertaling
En zij ging en zette zich tegenover, afgaande zo verre, als die met de boog schieten; want zij zeide: Dat ik het kind niet zie sterven; en zij zat tegenover, en hief haar stem op, en weende.

Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַתֵּלֶךְ֩ וַתֵּ֨שֶׁב לָ֜הּ מִנֶּ֗גֶד הַרְחֵק֙ כִּמְטַחֲוֵ֣י קֶ֔שֶׁת כִּ֣י אָֽמְרָ֔ה אַל־אֶרְאֶ֖ה בְּמֹ֣ות הַיָּ֑לֶד וַתֵּ֣שֶׁב מִנֶּ֔גֶד וַתִּשָּׂ֥א אֶת־קֹלָ֖הּ וַתֵּֽבְךְּ׃

WLC (Consonants Only)
ותלך ותשב לה מנגד הרחק כמטחוי קשת כי אמרה אל־אראה במות הילד ותשב מנגד ותשא את־קלה ותבך׃

Aleppo Codex
טז ותלך ותשב לה מנגד הרחק כמטחוי קשת כי אמרה אל אראה במות הילד ותשב מנגד ותשא את קלה ותבך

1 Mózes 21:16 Hungarian: Karoli
És elméne s leûle által ellenébe mintegy nyillövésnyi távolságra; mert azt mondja vala: Ne lássam mikor a gyermek meghal. Leûle tehát által ellenébe, és fölemelé szavát és síra.

Moseo 1: Genezo 21:16 Esperanto
Kaj sxi iris kaj sidigxis kontrauxe, en la malproksimeco de pafo el pafarko; cxar sxi diris: Mi ne povas rigardi la morton de la infano. Kaj sxi sidigxis kontrauxe, kaj sxi komencis lauxte plori.

ENSIMMÄINEN MOOSEKSEN 21:16 Finnish: Bible (1776)
Ja meni pois, ja istui hänen kohdallensa taamma, liki joutsen kantamalle; sillä hän sanoi: en minä voi nähdä pojan kuolemaa. Ja hän istui hänen kohdallensa, korotti äänensä ja itki.

Genèse 21:16 French: Darby
s'en alla et s'assit vis-à-vis, à une portee d'arc; car elle disait: Que je ne voie pas mourir l'enfant. Et elle s'assit vis-à-vis, et elle eleva sa voix et pleura.

Genèse 21:16 French: Louis Segond (1910)
et alla s'asseoir vis-à-vis, à une portée d'arc; car elle disait: Que je ne voie pas mourir mon enfant! Elle s'assit donc vis-à-vis de lui, éleva la voix et pleura.

Genèse 21:16 French: Martin (1744)
Et elle s'en alla environ à la portée d'une flèche, et s'assit vis-à-vis; car elle dit : Que je ne voie point mourir l'enfant. S'étant donc assise vis-à-vis, elle éleva sa voix, et pleura.

1 Mose 21:16 German: Modernized
und ging hin und setzte sich gegenüber von ferne, eines Bogenschusses weit; denn sie sprach: Ich kann nicht zusehen des Knaben Sterben. Und sie setzte sich gegenüber und hub ihre Stimme auf und weinete.

1 Mose 21:16 German: Luther (1912)
und ging hin und setzte sich gegenüber von fern, einen Bogenschuß weit; denn sie sprach: Ich kann nicht ansehen des Knaben Sterben. Und sie setzte sich gegenüber und hob ihre Stimme auf und weinte.

1 Mose 21:16 German: Textbibel (1899)
ging hin und setzte sich abseits einen Bogenschuß weit; denn sie sprach: Ich kann das Sterben des Kindes nicht ansehen! Daher setzte sie sich abseits; das Kind aber begann laut zu weinen.

Genesi 21:16 Italian: Riveduta Bible (1927)
E se ne andò, e si pose a sedere dirimpetto, a distanza d’un tiro d’arco; perché diceva: "Ch’io non vegga morire il fanciullo!" E sedendo così dirimpetto, alzò la voce e pianse.

Genesi 21:16 Italian: Giovanni Diodati Bible (1649)
Ed ella se ne andò, e si pose a sedere dirimpetto, di lungi intorno ad una tratta d’arco; perciocchè ella diceva: Ch’io non vegga morire il fanciullo; e sedendo così dirimpetto, alzò la voce e pianse.

KEJADIAN 21:16 Indonesian - Terjemahan Lama (TL)
Lalu pergilah ia duduk bertentangan kira-kira sepermanah jauhnya, serta katanya: Tiada tertahan aku melihat budak ini mati. Maka duduklah ia bertentangan dengan dia sambil menangis dengan nyaring suaranya.

창세기 21:16 Korean
가로되 `자식의 죽는 것을 참아 보지 못하겠다' 하고 살 한 바탕쯤가서 마주 앉아 바라보며 방성대곡하니

Genesis 21:16 Latin: Vulgata Clementina
Et abiit, seditque e regione procul quantum potest arcus jacere : dixit enim : Non videbo morientem puerum : et sedens contra, levavit vocem suam et flevit.

Pradþios knyga 21:16 Lithuanian
Paėjusi atsisėdo priešais jį lanko šūvio atstumu. Ji sakė: “Negaliu matyti mirštančio vaiko”. Ir graudžiai verkė.

Genesis 21:16 Maori
Na ka haere ia, a ka noho mai i tawhiti, me te anga nui mai ano ki a ia, he pera te matara me te taunga pere: i mea hoki ia, Kei kite ahau i te matenga o te tamaiti. Na ka noho ia me te aronui mai ki a ia, a ka puaki tona reo, ka tangi.

1 Mosebok 21:16 Norwegian: Det Norsk Bibelselskap (1930)
og gikk bort og satte sig et stykke ifra, sa langt som et bueskudd; for hun tenkte: Jeg vil ikke se på at gutten dør. Så satt hun et stykke ifra og brast i gråt.

Génesis 21:16 Spanish: La Biblia de las Américas
y ella fue y se sentó enfrente, como a un tiro de arco de distancia, porque dijo: Que no vea yo morir al niño. Y se sentó enfrente y alzó su voz y lloró.

Génesis 21:16 Spanish: La Nueva Biblia de los Hispanos
Entonces ella fue y se sentó enfrente, como a un tiro de arco de distancia, porque dijo: "Que no vea yo morir al niño." Y se sentó enfrente y alzó su voz y lloró.

Génesis 21:16 Spanish: Reina Valera Gómez
Y se fue y se sentó enfrente, alejándose como a un tiro de arco; porque decía: No veré cuando el muchacho morirá: y se sentó enfrente, y alzó su voz y lloró.

Génesis 21:16 Spanish: Reina Valera 1909
Y fuése y sentóse enfrente, alejándose como un tiro de arco; porque decía: No veré cuando el muchacho morirá: y sentóse enfrente, y alzó su voz y lloró.

Génesis 21:16 Spanish: Sagradas Escrituras 1569
y se fue y se sentó enfrente, alejándose como un tiro de arco; diciendo: No veré cuando el muchacho morirá; y se sentó enfrente, y alzó su voz y lloró.

Gênesis 21:16 Bíblia King James Atualizada Português
e foi sentar-se perto dali, à distância de um tiro de arco e flecha. Lastimava consigo mesma: “Não suporto ver morrer meu menino!” Enquanto ela se lamentava, a criança começou a chorar ainda mais forte.

Gênesis 21:16 Portugese Bible
e foi assentar-se em frente dele, a boa distância, como a de um tiro de arco; porque dizia: Que não veja eu morrer o menino. Assim sentada em frente dele, levantou a sua voz e chorou.   

Geneza 21:16 Romanian: Cornilescu
şi s -a dus de a şezut în faţa lui la o mică depărtare de el, ca la o aruncătură de arc; căci zicea ea: ,,Să nu văd moartea copilului!`` A şezut dar în faţa lui la o parte, a ridicat glasul, şi a început să plîngă.

Бытие 21:16 Russian: Synodal Translation (1876)
и пошла, села вдали, в расстоянии на один выстрел из лука. Ибо она сказала: не хочу видеть смерти отрока. И она села против, и подняла вопль, и плакала;

Бытие 21:16 Russian koi8r
и пошла, села вдали, в расстоянии на [один] выстрел из лука. Ибо она сказала: не [хочу] видеть смерти отрока. И она села против, и подняла вопль, и плакала;

1 Mosebok 21:16 Swedish (1917)
och gick bort och satte sig ett stycke därifrån, på ett bågskotts avstånd, ty hon tänkte: »Jag förmår icke se på, huru barnet dör.» Och där hon nu satt, på något avstånd, brast hon ut i gråt.

Genesis 21:16 Tagalog: Ang Dating Biblia (1905)
At yumaon at naupo sa tapat niya, na ang layo ay isang hilagpos ng pana; sapagka't sinabi niya, Huwag kong makita ang kamatayan ng bata. At naupo sa tapat, at naghihiyaw at umiyak.

ปฐมกาล 21:16 Thai: from KJV
แล้วนางก็ไปนั่งลงห่างออกไปตรงหน้าเด็กนั้น ประมาณเท่ากับระยะลูกธนูตก เพราะนางพูดว่า "อย่าให้ข้าเห็นความตายของเด็กนั้นเลย" นางก็นั่งอยู่ตรงหน้าเด็กนั้นแล้วตะเบ็งเสียงร้องไห้

Yaratılış 21:16 Turkish
Yaklaşık bir ok atımı uzaklaşıp, ‹‹Oğlumun ölümünü görmeyeyim›› diyerek onun karşısına oturup hıçkıra hıçkıra ağladı.

Saùng-theá Kyù 21:16 Vietnamese (1934)
đi ngồi đối diện cách xa xa dài chừng một khoảng tên bắn; vì nói rằng: Ôi! tôi nỡ nào thấy đứa trẻ phải chết! Nàng ngồi đối diện đó, cất tiếng la khóc.

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