Exodus 15:23

When they came to Marah, they couldn't drink from the waters of Marah, for they were bitter. Therefore the name of it was called Marah.{Marah means bitter.}

Alternate Versions of Exodus 15-23

A Conservative Version: Exodus 15:23
And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter. Therefore the name of it was called Marah.

American Standard Version: Exodus 15:23
And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah.

Bible in Basic English: Exodus 15:23
And when they came to Marah, the water was no good for drinking, for the waters of Marah were bitter, which is why it was named Marah.

Darby English Bible: Exodus 15:23
And they came to Marah, and could not drink the waters of Marah, for they were bitter; therefore the name of it was called Marah.

King James Version: Exodus 15:23
And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah.

King James Version (UK): Exodus 15:23
And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were bitter therefore the name of it was called Marah.

Webster's: Exodus 15:23
And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah; for they were bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah.

Youngs Literal Translation: Exodus 15:23
and they come in to Marah, and have not been able to drink the waters of Marah, for they `are' bitter; therefore hath `one' called its name Marah.

Verses Related to Exodus 15-23

Numbers 33:8
They traveled from before Hahiroth, and passed through the midst of the sea into the wilderness: and they went three days' journey in the wilderness of Etham, and encamped in Marah.

Ruth 1:20
She said to them, "Don't call me Naomi, call me Mara; for the Almighty has dealt very bitterly with me.