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Joel 1:4 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

What the cutting locust left,
    the swarming locust has eaten.
What the swarming locust left,
    the hopping locust has eaten,
and what the hopping locust left,
    the destroying locust has eaten.

English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

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Joel 1:4 New International Version (NIV)

What the locust swarm has left
    the great locusts have eaten;
what the great locusts have left
    the young locusts have eaten;
what the young locusts have left
    other locusts[a] have eaten.

Footnotes:

  1. Joel 1:4 The precise meaning of the four Hebrew words used here for locusts is uncertain.
New International Version (NIV)

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Joel 1:4 King James Version (KJV)

That which the palmerworm hath left hath the locust eaten; and that which the locust hath left hath the cankerworm eaten; and that which the cankerworm hath left hath the caterpiller eaten.

Joel 1:4 New King James Version (NKJV)

What the chewing [a]locust left, the swarming locust has eaten;
What the swarming locust left, the crawling locust has eaten;
And what the crawling locust left, the consuming locust has eaten.

Footnotes:

  1. Joel 1:4 Exact identity of these locusts unknown
New King James Version (NKJV)

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