Numbers 20:29
New International Version
and when the whole community learned that Aaron had died, all the Israelites mourned for him thirty days.

New Living Translation
When the people realized that Aaron had died, all Israel mourned for him thirty days.

English Standard Version
And when all the congregation saw that Aaron had perished, all the house of Israel wept for Aaron thirty days.

Berean Study Bible
When the whole congregation saw that Aaron had died, the entire house of Israel mourned for him thirty days.

King James Bible
And when all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, they mourned for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

New King James Version
Now when all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, all the house of Israel mourned for Aaron thirty days.

New American Standard Bible
When all the congregation saw that Aaron had died, the whole house of Israel wept for Aaron for thirty days.

NASB 1995
When all the congregation saw that Aaron had died, all the house of Israel wept for Aaron thirty days.

NASB 1977
And when all the congregation saw that Aaron had died, all the house of Israel wept for Aaron thirty days.

Amplified Bible
When all the congregation saw that Aaron had died, all the house of Israel wept (mourned) for him thirty days.

Christian Standard Bible
When the whole community saw that Aaron had passed away, the entire house of Israel mourned for him thirty days.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When the whole community saw that Aaron had passed away, the entire house of Israel mourned for him 30 days.

American Standard Version
And when all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, they wept for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And all of the assembly saw that Ahron was dead, and all of the house of Israel wept for Ahron thirty days.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead: and they wept for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

Contemporary English Version
the people knew that Aaron had died, and they mourned his death for 30 days.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Aaron being dead in the top of the mountain, he came down with Eleazar. And all the multitude seeing that Aaron was dead, mourned for him thirty days throughout all their families.

English Revised Version
And when all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, they wept for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

Good News Translation
The whole community learned that Aaron had died, and they all mourned for him for thirty days.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The whole community saw that Aaron had died, and all the Israelites mourned for Aaron 30 days.

International Standard Version
When the entire community saw that Aaron had died, they mourned in memory of Aaron for 30 days.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And when all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, they wept for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

Literal Standard Version
and all the congregation sees that Aaron has expired, and all the house of Israel laments Aaron [for] thirty days.

NET Bible
When all the community saw that Aaron was dead, the whole house of Israel mourned for Aaron thirty days.

New Heart English Bible
When all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, they wept for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

World English Bible
When all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, they wept for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

Young's Literal Translation
and all the company see that Aaron hath expired, and they bewail Aaron thirty days -- all the house of Israel.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Death of Aaron
28After Moses had removed Aaron’s garments and put them on his son Eleazar, Aaron died there on top of the mountain. Then Moses and Eleazar came down from the mountain. 29When the whole congregation saw that Aaron had died, the entire house of Israel mourned for him thirty days.

Cross References
Genesis 1:5
God called the light "day," and the darkness He called "night." And there was evening, and there was morning--the first day.

Genesis 50:3
taking the forty days required to complete the embalming. And the Egyptians mourned for him seventy days.

Genesis 50:10
When they reached the threshing floor of Atad, which is across the Jordan, they lamented and wailed loudly, and Joseph mourned for his father seven days.

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.

1 Samuel 25:1
When Samuel died, all Israel gathered to mourn for him; and they buried him at his home in Ramah. Then David set out and went down to the Wilderness of Paran.


Treasury of Scripture

And when all the congregation saw that Aaron was dead, they mourned for Aaron thirty days, even all the house of Israel.

Genesis 1:10
And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was good.

Deuteronomy 34:8
And the children of Israel wept for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days: so the days of weeping and mourning for Moses were ended.

2 Chronicles 35:24,25
His servants therefore took him out of that chariot, and put him in the second chariot that he had; and they brought him to Jerusalem, and he died, and was buried in one of the sepulchres of his fathers. And all Judah and Jerusalem mourned for Josiah…









Verse 29. - They mourned for Aaron thirty days. The Egyptians prolonged their mourning for seventy days (Genesis 1:3), but thirty days seems to have been the longest period allowed among the Israelites (cf. Deuteronomy 34:8).



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
When all the
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

congregation
הָ֣עֵדָ֔ה (hā·‘ê·ḏāh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5712: A stated assemblage

saw
וַיִּרְאוּ֙ (way·yir·’ū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 7200: To see

that
כִּ֥י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

Aaron
אַהֲרֹ֑ן (’a·hă·rōn)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 175: Aaron -- an elder brother of Moses

had died,
גָוַ֖ע (ḡā·wa‘)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1478: To breathe out, expire

the entire
כֹּ֖ל (kōl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

house
בֵּ֥ית (bêṯ)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1004: A house

of Israel
יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃ (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

mourned
וַיִּבְכּ֤וּ (way·yiḇ·kū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 1058: To weep, to bemoan

for him
אַהֲרֹן֙ (’a·hă·rōn)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 175: Aaron -- an elder brother of Moses

thirty
שְׁלֹשִׁ֣ים (šə·lō·šîm)
Number - common plural
Strong's 7970: Thirty, thirtieth

days.
י֔וֹם (yō·wm)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3117: A day


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