Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.

New American Standard Bible

Now she wrote in the letters, saying, “Proclaim a fast and seat Naboth at the head of the people;

King James Version

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

Holman Bible

In the letters, she wrote:

Proclaim a fast and seat Naboth at the head of the people.

International Standard Version

In the memos, she wrote the following directives: "Proclaim a public fast and seat Naboth in the front row.

American Standard Version

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

Amplified

Now in the letters she wrote, “Proclaim a fast and seat Naboth at the head of the people;

Bible in Basic English

And in the letter she said, Let a time of public sorrow be fixed, and put Naboth at the head of the people;

Darby Translation

And she wrote in the letter saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth at the head of the people;

Julia Smith Translation

And she will write in the letters, Saying, Call a fast; set Naboth in the head of the people:

King James 2000

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

Lexham Expanded Bible

She had written in the letters, saying, "Call a fast and seat Naboth at the head of the people.

Modern King James verseion

And she wrote in the letter, saying, Proclaim a fast and set Naboth on high among the people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And she wrote in the letter, saying, "Proclaim fasting and set Naboth on high among the people,

NET Bible

This is what she wrote: "Observe a time of fasting and seat Naboth in front of the people.

New Heart English Bible

She wrote in the letters, saying, "Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.

The Emphasized Bible

Now she wrote in the letters, saying, - Proclaim ye a fast, and cause Naboth to sit at the head of the people;

Webster

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

World English Bible

She wrote in the letters, saying, "Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.

Youngs Literal Translation

and she writeth in the letters, saying, 'Proclaim a fast, and cause Naboth to sit at the head of the people,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 223

in the letters
ספרה ספר 
Cepher 
Usage: 186

קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

a fast
צם צום 
Tsowm 
Usage: 26

and set
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

נבות 
Nabowth 
Usage: 22

on high
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

The Vineyard Of Naboth The Jezreelite

8 So she wrote letters in Ahab's name, and sealed them with his seal, and sent the letters to the elders and to the nobles who were in his city, [and] who dwelt with Naboth. 9 And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people. 10 And set two men, base fellows, before him, and let them bear witness against him, saying, Thou cursed God and the king. And then carry him out, and stone him to death.


Cross References

Genesis 34:13-17

And the sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father with guile, and spoke, because he had defiled Dinah their sister,

Isaiah 58:4

Behold, ye fast for strife and contention, and to smite with the fist of wickedness. Ye do not fast this day so as to make your voice to be heard on high.

Matthew 2:8

And having sent them to Bethlehem, he said, After going, search diligently about the child. And when ye find him, report to me, so that I also having come, may worship him.

Matthew 23:13

Woe to you, scholars and Pharisees, hypocrites! Because ye close up the kingdom of the heavens ahead of men. For ye enter not in, nor do ye allow those who are entering to enter in.

Luke 20:47

who devour widows' houses, and in pretence make long prayers. These will receive greater damnation.

John 18:28

They lead Jesus therefore from Caiaphas to the Praetorium. And it was early, and they did not enter into the Praetorium, so that they would not be defiled, but that they might eat the Passover.

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