2 Kings 20:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

'Some of your sons who shall issue from you, whom you will beget, will be taken away; and they will become officials in the palace of the king of Babylon.'"

King James Version

And of thy sons that shall issue from thee, which thou shalt beget, shall they take away; and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.

International Standard Version

"Some of your descendants your very own seed, whom you will father will be carried away to become officials in the palace of the king of Babylon.'"

A Conservative Version

And of thy sons who shall issue from thee, whom thou shall beget, they shall take away. And they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.

American Standard Version

And of thy sons that shall issue from thee, whom thou shalt beget, shall they take away; and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.

Amplified

And some of your sons who shall be born to you shall be taken away, and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of Babylon's king.

Bible in Basic English

And your sons, the offspring of your body, they will take away to be unsexed servants in the house of the king of Babylon.

Darby Translation

And of thy sons that shall issue from thee, whom thou shalt beget, shall they take away; and they shall be chamberlains in the palace of the king of Babylon.

Holman Bible

'Some of your descendants who come from you will be taken away, and they will become eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.' "

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And of thy sons that shall issue from thee, which thou shalt beget, they shall take away; and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.

Julia Smith Translation

And from thy sons which shall go forth from thee, which thou shalt beget, shall be taken; and they were eunuchs in the temple of the king of Babel.

King James 2000

And of your sons that shall descend from you, whom you shall beget, shall they take away; and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.

Lexham Expanded Bible

'Your sons who went out from you, whom you brought forth, will be taken, and they shall be eunuchs in the temple of the king of Babylon.'"

Modern King James verseion

And of your sons which shall issue from you, which you shall father, they shall take away. And they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And of thy sons that proceeded out of thee, which thou begattest, shall there be carried away, and shall be made chamberlains in the palace of the king of Babylon."

NET Bible

Some of your very own descendants whom you father will be taken away and will be made eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.'"

New Heart English Bible

'Of your sons who shall issue from you, whom you shall father, shall they take away; and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.'"

New simplified Bible

Some of your own descendants will be taken away. They will become officials in the palace of the king of Babylon.'

The Emphasized Bible

and, of thy sons who shall issue from thee, whom thou shalt beget, shall they take away, - and they shall become eunuchs, in the palace of the king of Babylon.

Webster

And of thy sons that shall issue from thee, which thou shalt beget, shall they take away; and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.

World English Bible

Of your sons who shall issue from you, whom you shall father, shall they take away; and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.'"

Youngs Literal Translation

and of thy sons who go out from thee, whom thou begettest, they take away, and they have been eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

Usage: 0

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out , ....forth , bring , come , proceed , go , depart ,
Usage: 1068

ילד 
Yalad 
Usage: 497

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

סרס סריס 
Cariyc 
Usage: 42

in the palace
היכל 
heykal 
Usage: 80

of the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

References

Context Readings

Hezekiah Reveals Too Much To A Babylonian Envoy

17 'Behold, the days are coming when all that is in your house, and all that your fathers have laid up in store to this day will be carried to Babylon; nothing shall be left,' says the LORD. 18 'Some of your sons who shall issue from you, whom you will beget, will be taken away; and they will become officials in the palace of the king of Babylon.'" 19 Then Hezekiah said to Isaiah, "The word of the LORD which you have spoken is good." For he thought, "Is it not so, if there will be peace and truth in my days?"


Cross References

2 Chronicles 33:11

Therefore the LORD brought the commanders of the army of the king of Assyria against them, and they captured Manasseh with hooks, bound him with bronze chains and took him to Babylon.

2 Kings 24:12

Jehoiachin the king of Judah went out to the king of Babylon, he and his mother and his servants and his captains and his officials So the king of Babylon took him captive in the eighth year of his reign.

Daniel 1:3

Then the king ordered Ashpenaz, the chief of his officials, to bring in some of the sons of Israel, including some of the royal family and of the nobles,

2 Kings 25:6

Then they captured the king and brought him to the king of Babylon at Riblah, and he passed sentence on him.



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