New International Version
When you sow, you do not plant the body that will be, but just a seed, perhaps of wheat or of something else.
King James Bible
And that which thou sowest, thou sowest not that body that shall be, but bare grain, it may chance of wheat, or of some other grain:
Darby Bible Translation
And what thou sowest, thou sowest not the body that shall be, but a bare grain: it may be of wheat, or some one of the rest:
World English Bible
That which you sow, you don't sow the body that will be, but a bare grain, maybe of wheat, or of some other kind.
Young's Literal Translation
and that which thou dost sow, not the body that shall be dost thou sow, but bare grain, it may be of wheat, or of some one of the others,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thou sowest not that body that shall be - This is decomposed, and becomes the means of nourishing the whole plant, roots, stalk, leaves, ear, and full corn in the ear.
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1 Corinthians 15:36
How foolish! What you sow does not come to life unless it dies.
1 Corinthians 15:38
But God gives it a body as he has determined, and to each kind of seed he gives its own body.
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