Comparison of Pentateuch:
Jewish Publication Society 1917
Targums Onkelos,
Jonathan Ben Uzziel/Palestinian,
Jerusalem Fragments

 

Exodus
Chapter 10

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EXODUS 10:1
JPS 10:1 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'Go in unto Pharaoh; for I have hardened his heart, and the heart of his servants, that I might show these My signs in the midst of them;
ONK 10:1 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Go in unto Pharoh; for I have hardened his heart, and the heart of his servants, to set these My signs among them;
PAL 10:1 And the Lord spake to Mosheh, Go in unto Pharoh; for I have made strong the design of his heart, and the design of the heart of his servants, to set these My signs among them;
     
 
EXODUS 10:2
JPS 10:2 and that thou mayest tell in the ears of thy son, and of thy son's son, what I have wrought upon Egypt, and My signs which I have done among them; that ye may know that I am the LORD.'
ONK 10:2 and that thou mayest relate before thy son and the son of thy son the miracles which I wrought in Mizraim and the signs that I did set among them, that ye may know that I am the Lord.
PAL 10:2 and that in the hearing of thy sons and of thy children's children may be told the wonders I have done in Mizraim, and the signs that I set among them, that ye may know that I am the Lord.
 
 
EXODUS 10:3
JPS 10:3 And Moses and Aaron went in unto Pharaoh, and said unto him: 'Thus saith the LORD, the God of the Hebrews: How long wilt thou refuse to humble thyself before Me? let My people go, that they may serve Me
ONK 10:3 And Mosheh and Aharon entered unto Pharoh, and said to him, Thus saith the Lord the God of the Jehudaee, Until now thou hast obstinately refused to humble thyself before Me; send My people away, that they may serve Me.
PAL 10:3 And Mosheh and Aharon went in unto Pharoh, and said to him, Thus saith the Lord, the God of Israel, How long wilt thou refuse to humble thyself before Me? Let My people go, that they may worship before Me.
 
 
EXODUS 10:4
JPS 10:4 Else, if thou refuse to let My people go, behold, to-morrow will I bring locusts into thy border;
ONK 10:4 For if thou refuse to release My people, behold, tomorrow I will bring the locust into thy borders,
PAL 10:4 But if thou refuse to let My people go, behold, tomorrow I bring the locust upon thy borders,
 
 
EXODUS 10:5
JPS 10:5 and they shall cover the face of the earth, that one shall not be able to see the earth; and they shall eat the residue of that which is escaped, which remaineth unto you from the hail, and shall eat every tree which groweth for you out of the field;
ONK 10:5 and he shall cover the eye of the sun of the earth (or, shall hide the sun [which is] the eye of the earth(20)), so that it will not be possible to see the ground; and he will devour the residue which hath been spared (saved) and that hath been reserved to you from the hail, and will devour every tree which groweth up for you from the field;
PAL 10:5 and they shall cover the face of the ground, so that it will be impossible to see the ground, and shall destroy the remainder that was spared to you from the hail, and destroy every tree which groweth for you out of the field.
 
 
EXODUS 10:6
JPS 10:6 and thy houses shall be filled, and the houses of all thy servants, and the houses of all the Egyptians; as neither thy fathers nor thy fathers' fathers have seen, since the day that they were upon the earth unto this day.' And he turned, and went out from Pharaoh.
ONK 10:6 and they shall fill thy house, and the houses of thy servants, and the houses of all the Mizraee, which thy fathers have not seen, nor the fathers of thy fathers, from the day they were upon the earth until this day. And he turned and went out from Pharoh.
PAL 10:6 And they shall fill thy house, and the houses of all thy servants, and the houses of the Mizraee, (the like of) which neither thy fathers nor thy forefathers have seen since the day that they were upon the earth unto this day. And he turned and went out from Pharoh.
 
 
EXODUS 10:7
JPS 10:7 And Pharaoh's servants said unto him: 'How long shall this man be a snare unto us? let the men go, that they may serve the LORD their God, knowest thou not yet that Egypt is destroyed?'
ONK 10:7 And the servants of Pharoh said to him, How long shall this man be an injury (stumbling-block) to us? Send the men away, that they may serve before the Lord their God. Knowest thou not yet that Mizraim hath perished?
PAL 10:7 And the servants of Pharoh said, How long shall this man be a stumbling-block to us? Let the men be released, that they may worship before the Lord their God. Art thou not aware that by His hand it will be that the land of Mizraim shall be destroyed?
 
 
EXODUS 10:8
JPS 10:8 And Moses and Aaron were brought again unto Pharaoh; and he said unto them: 'Go, serve the LORD your God; but who are they that shall go?'
ONK 10:8 And Mosheh and Aharon were made to return unto Pharoh; and he said to them, Go, serve before the Lord your God: (but) who and who shall go?
PAL 10:8 And he commanded to bring back Mosheh and Aharon to Pharoh, and said to them, Go, worship before the Lord your God: but who are they that are to go?
 
 
EXODUS 10:9
JPS 10:9 And Moses said: 'We will go with our young and with our old, with our sons and with our daughters, with our flocks and with our herds we will go; for we must hold a feast unto the LORD.'
ONK 10:9 And Mosheh said, With our young ones and with our old men will we go; with our sons and with our daughters, with our sheep and with our oxen, will we go; for we have a feast before the Lord.
PAL 10:9 And Mosheh said, With our children and with our old men will we go; with our sons and with our daughters we will go; with our sheep and with our oxen we will go; for we have a solemn feast before the Lord.
 
 
EXODUS 10:10
JPS 10:10 And he said unto them: 'So be the LORD with you, as I will let you go, and your little ones; see ye that evil is before your face.
ONK 10:10 And he said to them, So be the Word of the Lord in your help when I send you away and your little ones: beware, for the evil that you are thinking to do will be turned against your faces.
PAL 10:10 And he said to them, So may the Word of the Lord be a help to you: (but) how can I release (both) you and your children? The evil offence is in the look of your faces: (you think to go onward) in the way that you would walk, till the time that you shall have come to the house of the place of your habitation.
 
 
EXODUS 10:11
JPS 10:11 Not so; go now ye that are men, and serve the LORD; for that is what ye desire.' And they were driven out from Pharaoh's presence.
ONK 10:11 Not so: but let the men go and serve before the Lord; for it was that which you demanded. And they were driven from before Pharoh.
PAL 10:11 (It shall be) not so as ye devise; but the men only shall go and worship before the Lord; for that it was which ye demanded. And he drave them out from before the face of Pharoh.
 
 
EXODUS 10:12
JPS 10:12 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'Stretch out thy hand over the land of Egypt for the locusts, that they may come up upon the land of Egypt, and eat every herb of the land, even all that the hail hath left.'
ONK 10:12 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Lift up thy hand over the land of Mizraim, that the locusts may come, and go up on the land of Mizraim, and devour every herb of the earth, even all which the hail hath left.
PAL 10:12 And the Lord spake to Mosheh, Lift up thy hand over the land of Mizraim for the locust, that he may come up over the land of Mizraim, and destroy every herb of the earth, whatsoever the hail hath left.
 
 
EXODUS 10:13
JPS 10:13 And Moses stretched forth his rod over the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an east wind upon the land all that day, and all the night; and when it was morning, the east wind brought the locusts.
ONK 10:13 And Mosheh stretched forth his rod upon the land of Mizraim, and the Lord led an east wind upon the land all that day and all the night; at morn the east wind bare the locust.
PAL 10:13 And Mosheh lifted up his rod over the land of Mizraim, and the Lord brought an east wind upon the country all that day and all the night; and in the morning the east wind bare the locust.
 
 
EXODUS 10:14
JPS 10:14 And the locusts went up over all the land of Egypt, and rested in all the borders of Egypt; very grievous were they; before them there were no such locusts as they, neither after them shall be such.
ONK 10:14 And the locust came up on all the land of Mizraim, and abode in all the boundary of Mizraim exceedingly strong. Before him the locust had never been like him, nor afterward will he be so;
PAL 10:14 And the locust came up over all the land of Mizraim, and settled in all the limits of Mizraim exceedingly strong. Before him there had been no locust so hard, nor will there be like him.
 
 
EXODUS 10:15
JPS 10:15 For they covered the face of the whole earth, so that the land was darkened; and they did eat every herb of the land, and all the fruit of the trees which the hail had left; and there remained not any green thing, either tree or herb of the field, through all the land of Egypt.
ONK 10:15 and he covered the eye of the sun of all the earth, and the earth was darkened; and he devoured every herb of the ground, and all the fruit of the trees which the hail had left; and there did not remain any green on the trees nor herbage of the field in all the land of Mizraim.
PAL 10:15 And he covered the face of all the land, until the land was darkened, and every herb of the ground was consumed, and all the fruit of the tree that the hail had left; and nothing green of tree or herb of the field was left in all the land of Mizraiin.
 
 
EXODUS 10:16
JPS 10:16 Then Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron in haste; and he said: 'I have sinned against the LORD your God, and against you.
ONK 10:16 And Pharoh made haste to call Mosheh and Aharon, and said, I have sinned before the Lord your God, and you.
PAL 10:16 And Pharoh made haste, and sent certain to call Mosheh and Aharon. And he said, I have sinned before the Lord your God and against you.
 
 
EXODUS 10:17
JPS 10:17 Now therefore forgive, I pray thee, my sin only this once, and entreat the LORD your God, that He may take away from me this death only.
ONK 10:17 And now, forgive my sin only this time, and intercede before the Lord your God, that He may remove from me only this death.
PAL 10:17 But now, pardon my sin only this once, and pray before the Lord, that He would only remove from me this death.
 
 
EXODUS 10:18
JPS 10:18 And he went out from Pharaoh, and entreated the LORD.
ONK 10:18 And they went out from Pharoh, and prayed before the Lord.
PAL 10:18 And he went out from Pharoh, and prayed before the Lord.
 
 
EXODUS 10:19
JPS 10:19 And the LORD turned an exceeding strong west wind, which took up the locusts, and drove them into the Red Sea; there remained not one locust in all the border of Egypt.
ONK 10:19 And the Lord turned a west wind exceedingly strong, and it carried the locust and drave him into the sea of Suph, nor did one locust remain in all the border of Mizraim.
PAL 10:19 And the Lord turned a wind from the west of exceeding strength, and it carried away the locust, and bare him to the sea of Suph: there was not one locust left in all the borders of Mizraim. And even such as had been salted in vessels for needed food, those, too, the western wind bare away, and they went.
 
 
EXODUS 10:20
JPS 10:20 But the LORD hardened Pharaoh's heart, and he did not let the children of Israel go.
ONK 10:20 Yet the heart of Pharoh was hardened, and he would not send the sons of Israel away.
PAL 10:20 But the Lord strengthened the design of Pharoh's heart, and he would not release the children of Israel.
 
 
EXODUS 10:21
JPS 10:21 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'Stretch out thy hand toward heaven, that there may be darkness over the land of Egypt, even darkness which may be felt.'
ONK 10:21 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Uplift thy hand towards heaven(21) and there shall be darkness(22) upon the land of Mizraim after the darkness of the night hath passed away.
PAL 10:21 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Lift up thy hand towards the height of the heavens, and there shall be darkness over all the land of Mizraim, in the morning, at the passing away of the first darkness of the night.
JER 10:21 And they shall serve in darkness.
 
EXODUS 10:22
JPS 10:22 And Moses stretched forth his hand toward heaven; and there was a thick darkness in all the land of Egypt three days;
ONK 10:22 And Mosheh lifted up his hand towards heaven, and there was darkness of darkness in all the land of Mizraim three days:
PAL 10:22 And Mosheh stretched out his hand towards the height of the heavens, and there was dark darkness in all the land of Mizraim three days.
 
 
EXODUS 10:23
JPS 10:23 they saw not one another, neither rose any from his place for three days; but all the children of Israel had light in their dwellings.
ONK 10:23 a man saw not his brother, nor did any man rise up from his place, three days. Yet, all the sons of Israel had light in their dwellings.
PAL 10:23 No man saw his brother, and none arose from his place three days. But among all the sons of Israel there was light, that the wicked among them who died might be buried, and that the righteous might be occupied with the precepts of the law in their dwellings.
 
 
EXODUS 10:24
JPS 10:24 And Pharaoh called unto Moses, and said: 'Go ye, serve the LORD; only let your flocks and your herds be stayed; let your little ones also go with you.'
ONK 10:24 And Pharoh called Mosheh and said, Go, serve before the Lord; only leave your sheep and your oxen, your little ones also may go with you.
PAL 10:24 And at the end of three days Pharoh called Mosheh, and said, Go, worship before the Lord; only your sheep and your oxen shall abide with me: your children also may go with you.
 
 
EXODUS 10:25
JPS 10:25 And Moses said: 'Thou must also give into our hand sacrifices and burnt-offerings, that we may sacrifice unto the LORD our God.
ONK 10:25 But Mosheh said, Thou must give into our hands also the holy victims and holocausts, that we may serve before the Lord our God.
PAL 10:25 But Mosheh said, Thou must also give into our hands holy oblations and burnt offerings, that we may perform service before the Lord our God.
 
 
EXODUS 10:26
JPS 10:26 Our cattle also shall go with us; there shall not a hoof be left behind; for thereof must we take to serve the LORD our God; and we know not with what we must serve the LORD, until we come thither.'
ONK 10:26 Our cattle too shall go with us, and there shall not remain any thereof; for of it we must take to serve the Lord our God, and we know not with what we have to do service before Him until we come thither.
PAL 10:26 Our flocks, moreover, must go with as; not one hoof of them shall remain; for from them we are to take, to do service before the Lord our God. We cannot leave them; for we know not (as yet) in what manner we are to worship before the Lord, until we come thither.
 
 
EXODUS 10:27
JPS 10:27 But the LORD hardened Pharaoh's heart, and he would not let them go.
ONK 10:27 But the Lord hardened Pharoh's heart, and he was not willing to send them away.
PAL 10:27 But the Lord made strong the design of Pharoh's heart, and he would not release them.
 
 
EXODUS 10:28
JPS 10:28 And Pharaoh said unto him: 'Get thee from me, take heed to thyself, see my face no more; for in the day thou seest my face thou shalt die.' 29 And Moses said: 'Thou hast spoken well; I will see thy face again no more.'
ONK 10:28 And Pharoh said to him, Go from me. Beware for thyself. See my face no more; for in the day that thou seest my face thou shalt die.
PAL 10:28 And Pharoh said to him, Go from me. Beware that thou add not to see my face to speak before me one of these words that are so hard: for in the day that thou seest my face, my anger will grow strong against thee, and I will deliver thee into the hands of the men who seek thy life to take it.
JER 10:28 And Pharoh said to him, Go from me. Beware that thou increase not my anger against thee by saying, Are not these hard words that thou speakest to me? Verily Pharoh would rather die than hear thy words. Beware, lest my anger grow strong against thee, and I deliver thee into the hands of this people, who require thy life to slay thee.
 
EXODUS 10:29
JPS 10:29 And Moses said: 'Thou hast spoken well; I will see thy face again no more.'
ONK 10:29 And Mosheh said, Thou hast spoken well. I will see thy face no more.
PAL 10:29 And Mosheh said, Thou hast spoken fairly. While I was dwelling in Midian, it was told me in a word from before the Lord, that the men who had sought to kill me had fallen from their means, and were reckoned with the dead. At the end there will be no mercy upon thee; but I will pray, and the plague shall be restrained from thee. And now I will see thy face no more.
JER 10:29 And Mosheh said, Thou hast spoken truly. But it was certified to me at the former time when I dwelt in Midian, that all the men were dead who sought to kill my life. At the end there will be no mercy upon thee. Yet I will pray for thee, and this plague shall be restrained. But a tenth plague is for Pharoh, of (which the victim will be) thy firstborn son. And Mosheh said to him, Thou hast spoken fairly the truth: I will see thy face no more.
 
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