Psalms 105:16

NET ©

He called down a famine upon the earth; he cut off all the food supply.

NIV ©

He called down famine on the land and destroyed all their supplies of food;

NASB ©

And He called for a famine upon the land; He broke the whole staff of bread.

NLT ©

He called for a famine on the land of Canaan, cutting off its food supply.

MSG ©

Then he called down a famine on the country, he broke every last blade of wheat.

BBE ©

And he took away all food from the land, so that the people were without bread.

NRSV ©

When he summoned famine against the land, and broke every staff of bread,

NKJV ©

Moreover He called for a famine in the land; He destroyed all the provision of bread.

KJV
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NET © [draft] ITL
He called
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down a famine
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upon
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the earth
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; he cut off
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all
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. supply
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NET © Notes

tn Heb “and every staff of food he broke.” The psalmist refers to the famine that occurred in Joseph’s time (see v. 17 and Gen 41:53-57).