Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Kings 4:20 in English Standard Version "Judah and Israel were as many as the sand by the sea. They ate and drank and were happy." Ge 22:17 I will surely bless you, and I will surely multiply your offspring as the stars of heaven and as the sand that is on the seashore. And your offspring shall possess the gate of his enemies, 1Ki 3:8 And your servant is in the midst of your people whom you have chosen, a great people, too many to be numbered or counted for multitude. 2Ch 1:9 O Lord God, let your word to David my father be now fulfilled, for you have made me king over a people as numerous as the dust of the earth.