Psalm 105:24
New International Version
The LORD made his people very fruitful; he made them too numerous for their foes,

New Living Translation
And the LORD multiplied the people of Israel until they became too mighty for their enemies.

English Standard Version
And the LORD made his people very fruitful and made them stronger than their foes.

Berean Study Bible
And the LORD made His people very fruitful, more numerous than their foes,

King James Bible
And he increased his people greatly; and made them stronger than their enemies.

New King James Version
He increased His people greatly, And made them stronger than their enemies.

New American Standard Bible
And He made His people very fruitful, And made them stronger than their enemies.

NASB 1995
And He caused His people to be very fruitful, And made them stronger than their adversaries.

NASB 1977
And He caused His people to be very fruitful, And made them stronger than their adversaries.

Amplified Bible
There the LORD greatly increased [the number of] His people, And made them more powerful than their enemies.

Christian Standard Bible
The LORD made his people very fruitful; he made them more numerous than their foes,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD made His people very fruitful; He made them more numerous than their foes,

American Standard Version
And he increased his people greatly, And made them stronger than their adversaries.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
He multiplied his people well and strengthened him more than his enemies.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he increased his people greatly, and made them stronger than their enemies.

Contemporary English Version
They were the LORD's people, so he let them grow stronger than their enemies.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he increased his people exceedingly: and strengthened them over their enemies,

English Revised Version
And he increased his people greatly, and made them stronger than their adversaries.

Good News Translation
The LORD gave many children to his people and made them stronger than their enemies.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The LORD made his people grow rapidly in number and stronger than their enemies.

International Standard Version
He caused his people to multiply greatly; and be more numerous than their enemies.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And He increased His people greatly, And made them too mighty for their adversaries.

Literal Standard Version
And He makes His people very fruitful, And makes it mightier than its adversaries.

NET Bible
The LORD made his people very fruitful, and made them more numerous than their enemies.

New Heart English Bible
He increased his people greatly, and made them stronger than their adversaries.

World English Bible
He increased his people greatly, and made them stronger than their adversaries.

Young's Literal Translation
And He maketh His people very fruitful, And maketh it mightier than its adversaries.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Tell of His Wonders
23Then Israel entered Egypt; Jacob dwelt in the land of Ham. 24And the LORD made His people very fruitful, more numerous than their foes, 25whose hearts He turned to hate His people, to conspire against His servants.…

Cross References
Exodus 1:7
but the Israelites were fruitful and increased rapidly; they multiplied and became exceedingly numerous, so that the land was filled with them.

Exodus 1:9
"Look," he said to his people, "the Israelites have become too numerous and too powerful for us.


Treasury of Scripture

And he increased his people greatly; and made them stronger than their enemies.

and he

Genesis 13:16
And I will make thy seed as the dust of the earth: so that if a man can number the dust of the earth, then shall thy seed also be numbered.

Genesis 46:3
And he said, I am God, the God of thy father: fear not to go down into Egypt; for I will there make of thee a great nation:

Exodus 1:7
And the children of Israel were fruitful, and increased abundantly, and multiplied, and waxed exceeding mighty; and the land was filled with them.

made

Exodus 1:8,9
Now there arose up a new king over Egypt, which knew not Joseph…

Exodus 12:37
And the children of Israel journeyed from Rameses to Succoth, about six hundred thousand on foot that were men, beside children.









Verse 24. - And he increased his people greatly (comp. Exodus 1:7, 12, 20). And made them stronger than their enemies. So the Pharaoh who introduced the hard bondage, "The people of the children of Israel are more and mightier than we" (Exodus 1:9).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And the LORD made His people
עַמּ֣וֹ (‘am·mōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5971: A people, a tribe, troops, attendants, a flock

very
מְאֹ֑ד (mə·’ōḏ)
Adverb
Strong's 3966: Vehemence, vehemently, wholly, speedily

fruitful,
וַיֶּ֣פֶר (way·ye·p̄er)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6509: To bear fruit, be fruitful

more numerous
וַ֝יַּֽעֲצִמֵהוּ (way·ya·‘ă·ṣi·mê·hū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's 6105: To bind fast, close, powerful, numerous, to crunch the bones

than their foes,
מִצָּרָֽיו׃ (miṣ·ṣā·rāw)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 6862: Narrow, a tight place, a pebble, an opponent


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