Hosea 3:2



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So I bought her for myself for fifteen shekels of silver and a homer and a half of barley.

King James Version

So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces of silver, and for an homer of barley, and an half homer of barley:

International Standard Version

So I bought her back for myself for fifteen pieces of silver and one and a half omers of barley.

A Conservative Version

So I bought her to me for fifteen [pieces] of silver, and a homer of barley, and a half-homer of barley.

American Standard Version

So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces of silver, and a homer of barley, and a half-homer of barley;

Amplified

So I bought her for fifteen pieces of silver and a homer and a half of barley [the price of a slave].

Bible in Basic English

So I got her for myself for fifteen shekels of silver and a homer and a half of barley;

Darby Translation

So I bought her to me for fifteen silver pieces, and for a homer of barley, and a half-homer of barley.

Holman Bible

So I bought her for 15 shekels of silver and five bushels of barley.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So I bought her for myself for fifteen pieces of silver and an homer and a half of barley:

Julia Smith Translation

And I shall buy her to me for fifteen of silver, and an homer of barley, and a measure of barley:

King James 2000

So I bought her for myself for fifteen pieces of silver, and for a homer of barley, and a half homer of barley:

Lexham Expanded Bible

So I bought her for fifteen shekels of silver and a homer of barely and a measure of wine.

Modern King James verseion

So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces of silver, and for a homer of barley and a half homer of barley.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So I gat her for fifteen silverlings, and for a homer and a half of barley,

NET Bible

So I paid fifteen shekels of silver and about seven bushels of barley to purchase her.

New Heart English Bible

So I bought her for myself for fifteen pieces of silver and a homer and a half of barley.

New simplified Bible

So I bought her for fifteen pieces of silver, and a homer of barley, and a half-homer of barley.

The Emphasized Bible

So I secured n her to me, for fifteen pieces of silver, - and a homer of barley, and a half-homer of barley;

Webster

So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces of silver, and for a homer of barley, and a half homer of barley:

World English Bible

So I bought her for myself for fifteen pieces of silver and a homer and a half of barley.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I buy her to me for fifteen silverlings, and a homer and a letech of barley;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So I bought
כּרה 
Karah 
Usage: 3

her to me for fifteen
עשׂר 
`asar 
Usage: 339

כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

and for an homer
חמר 
Chomer 
Usage: 31

of barley
שׂעור שׂער שׂעורה שׂערה 
S@`orah 
Usage: 34

and an half homer
לתך 
Lethek 
Usage: 1

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Hosea 3:2

Context Readings

Another Symbolic Marriage

1 Then the LORD said to me, "Go again, love a woman who is loved by her husband, yet an adulteress, even as the LORD loves the sons of Israel, though they turn to other gods and love raisin cakes." 2 So I bought her for myself for fifteen shekels of silver and a homer and a half of barley. 3 Then I said to her, "You shall stay with me for many days. You shall not play the harlot, nor shall you have a man; so I will also be toward you."


Cross References

Leviticus 27:16

'Again, if a man consecrates to the LORD part of the fields of his own property, then your valuation shall be proportionate to the seed needed for it: a homer of barley seed at fifty shekels of silver.

Ezekiel 45:11

"The ephah and the bath shall be the same quantity, so that the bath will contain a tenth of a homer and the ephah a tenth of a homer; their standard shall be according to the homer.

Genesis 31:41

"These twenty years I have been in your house; I served you fourteen years for your two daughters and six years for your flock, and you changed my wages ten times.

Genesis 34:12

"Ask me ever so much bridal payment and gift, and I will give according as you say to me; but give me the girl in marriage."

Exodus 22:17

"If her father absolutely refuses to give her to him, he shall pay money equal to the dowry for virgins.

1 Samuel 18:25

Saul then said, "Thus you shall say to David, 'The king does not desire any dowry except a hundred foreskins of the Philistines, to take vengeance on the king's enemies '" Now Saul planned to make David fall by the hand of the Philistines.

Isaiah 5:10

"For ten acres of vineyard will yield only one bath of wine, And a homer of seed will yield but an ephah of grain."



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