Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“But you made the Nazirites drink wine,
And you commanded the prophets saying, ‘You shall not prophesy!’

King James Version

But ye gave the Nazarites wine to drink; and commanded the prophets, saying, Prophesy not.

Holman Bible

But you made the Nazirites drink wine
and commanded the prophets,
“Do not prophesy.”

International Standard Version

"But you forced the Nazirites to drink wine, and commanded the prophets, "You are not to prophesy!'

A Conservative Version

But ye gave the Nazirites wine to drink, and commanded the prophets, saying, Do not Prophesy.

American Standard Version

But ye gave the Nazirites wine to drink, and commanded the prophets, saying, Prophesy not.

Amplified


“But you gave the Nazirites wine to drink [despite their vows]
And commanded the prophets, saying, ‘You shall not prophesy!’

Bible in Basic English

But to those who were separate you gave wine for drink; and to the prophets you said, Be prophets no longer.

Darby Translation

And ye gave the Nazarites wine to drink; and commanded the prophets, saying, Prophesy not.

Julia Smith Translation

And ye will give the Nazarites wine to drink; and ye commanded to the prophets, saying, Ye shall not prophesy.

King James 2000

But you gave the Nazarites wine to drink; and commanded the prophets, saying, Prophesy not.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But you made the Nazirites drink wine and commanded the prophets, saying, 'You shall not prophesy.'

Modern King James verseion

But you gave the Nazarites wine to drink, and commanded the prophets, saying, Do not prophesy.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

'But ye gave the Nazarites wine to drink! Yea, ye commanded the prophets, saying, 'Prophesy not.'

NET Bible

"But you made the Nazirites drink wine; you commanded the prophets, 'Do not prophesy!'

New Heart English Bible

"But you gave the Nazirites wine to drink, and commanded the prophets, saying, 'Do not prophesy.'

The Emphasized Bible

And yet ye caused the Nazirites to drink wine, - and, on the prophet, laid ye command, saying, Ye shall not prophesy!

Webster

But ye gave the Nazarites wine to drink; and commanded the prophets, saying, Prophesy not.

World English Bible

"But you gave the Nazirites wine to drink, and commanded the prophets, saying, 'Don't prophesy!'

Youngs Literal Translation

And ye cause the Nazarites to drink wine, And on the prophets ye have laid a charge, Saying, 'Do not prophecy!'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
But ye gave the Nazarites
נזר נזיר 
Naziyr 
Usage: 16

יין 
Yayin 
Usage: 140

to drink
שׁקה 
Shaqah 
Usage: 60

and commanded
צוה 
Tsavah 
Usage: 494

the prophets
נביא 
Nabiy' 
Usage: 315

נבא 
Naba' 
Usage: 115

References

Context Readings

Judgment On Israel

11 And I raised up of your sons for prophets and of your young men for Nazarites. Is it not even thus, O ye sons of Israel? said the LORD. 12 “But you made the Nazirites drink wine,
And you commanded the prophets saying, ‘You shall not prophesy!’
13 Behold, I will press you in your place, as a cart is pressed that is full of sheaves.


Cross References

Isaiah 30:10

Who say to those that see, See not; and to the prophets, Do not prophesy right things unto us, speak unto us smooth things, prophesy deceits:

Amos 7:13

but do not prophesy any more in Bethel: for it is the king's sanctuary, and the head of the kingdom.

Micah 2:6

Do not prophesy, they say to those that prophesy: Do not prophesy unto them that they are to understand shame.

Jeremiah 11:21

Therefore, thus hath the LORD said regarding the men of Anathoth that seek thy life, saying, Do not prophesy in the name of the LORD that thou not die by our hand;

Amos 7:16

Now therefore hear thou the word of the LORD: Thou sayest, Do not prophesy against Israel and do not drop thy word against the house of Isaac.

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