Bible ~~- Older Testament ~~- Exodus ~~- chapter 1 of 40 (22 verses.)

Exodus 1:9Wrench

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This [evil] new king says to his people, โ€œLook, [our slaves], the tribes of the descendants of Israel, have more people and more [fighting] strength than us [Egyptians, their masters]!

Oppression

Other English Bible translations of Exodus 1:9:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNbut said to his people, "Look, the descendants of Israโ€™el have become a people too numerous and powerful for us.
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SR'Look,' he said to his people, 'the Israelites have become much too numerous for us.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SN'Look,' he said to his people. 'The Israelites are far too many for us.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SNHe told his people, 'These Israelites are becoming a threat to us because there are so many of them.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNHe said to his people, "Look, the Israelite people are more numerous and more powerful than we.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SNHe spoke to his people in alarm, 'There are way too many of these Israelites for us to handle.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SNHe said to his people, "These Israelites are so numerous and strong that they are a threat to us.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SNHe said to his people, 'Behold, the people of the sons of Israel are more and mightier than we.
King James Version (unedited)KJVAnd he said unto his people, Behold, the people of the children of Israel are more and mightier than we: