Parallel Verses

King James Version

Hear ye this word which I take up against you, even a lamentation, O house of Israel.

New American Standard Bible

Hear this word which I take up for you as a dirge, O house of Israel:

Holman Bible

Listen to this message that I am singing for you, a lament, house of Israel:

International Standard Version

"Hear this accusation that I am bringing against you: "A dirge, house of Israel:

A Conservative Version

Hear ye this word which I take up for a lamentation over you, O house of Israel.

American Standard Version

Hear ye this word which I take up for a lamentation over you, O house of Israel.

Amplified

Hear this word which I take up for you as a funeral song, O house of Israel:

Bible in Basic English

Give ear to this word, my song of sorrow over you, O children of Israel.

Darby Translation

Hear this word, a lamentation, which I take up against you, O house of Israel.

Julia Smith Translation

Hear ye this word which I lift up to you, a lamentation, O house of Israel.

King James 2000

Hear you this word which I take up against you, even a lamentation, O house of Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Hear this word that I [am] going to intone over you [as] a lament, O house of Israel!

Modern King James verseion

Hear this Word which I take up against you, a dirge, O house of Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Hear this word, O ye house of Israel. And why? I must make this moan for you:

NET Bible

Listen to this funeral song I am ready to sing about you, family of Israel:

New Heart English Bible

Listen to this word which I take up for a lamentation over you, O house of Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

Hear ye this word, which, I, am taking up concerning you - even a dirge, O house of Israel.

Webster

Hear ye this word which I take up against you, even a lamentation, O house of Israel.

World English Bible

Listen to this word which I take up for a lamentation over you, O house of Israel.

Youngs Literal Translation

Hear this word that I am bearing to you, A lamentation, O house of Israel:

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ye this word
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

which I take up
נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

קינה 
Qiynah 
Usage: 18

O house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

References

Fausets

Context Readings

A Lament And Call To Repentance

1 Hear ye this word which I take up against you, even a lamentation, O house of Israel. 2 The virgin of Israel is fallen; she shall no more rise: she is forsaken upon her land; there is none to raise her up.


Cross References

Ezekiel 19:1

Moreover take thou up a lamentation for the princes of Israel,

Jeremiah 7:29

Cut off thine hair, O Jerusalem, and cast it away, and take up a lamentation on high places; for the LORD hath rejected and forsaken the generation of his wrath.

Jeremiah 9:10

For the mountains will I take up a weeping and wailing, and for the habitations of the wilderness a lamentation, because they are burned up, so that none can pass through them; neither can men hear the voice of the cattle; both the fowl of the heavens and the beast are fled; they are gone.

Jeremiah 9:17

Thus saith the LORD of hosts, Consider ye, and call for the mourning women, that they may come; and send for cunning women, that they may come:

Jeremiah 9:20

Yet hear the word of the LORD, O ye women, and let your ear receive the word of his mouth, and teach your daughters wailing, and every one her neighbour lamentation.

Ezekiel 19:14

And fire is gone out of a rod of her branches, which hath devoured her fruit, so that she hath no strong rod to be a sceptre to rule. This is a lamentation, and shall be for a lamentation.

Ezekiel 26:17

And they shall take up a lamentation for thee, and say to thee, How art thou destroyed, that wast inhabited of seafaring men, the renowned city, which wast strong in the sea, she and her inhabitants, which cause their terror to be on all that haunt it!

Ezekiel 27:2

Now, thou son of man, take up a lamentation for Tyrus;

Ezekiel 27:27-32

Thy riches, and thy fairs, thy merchandise, thy mariners, and thy pilots, thy calkers, and the occupiers of thy merchandise, and all thy men of war, that are in thee, and in all thy company which is in the midst of thee, shall fall into the midst of the seas in the day of thy ruin.

Ezekiel 28:12

Son of man, take up a lamentation upon the king of Tyrus, and say unto him, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Thou sealest up the sum, full of wisdom, and perfect in beauty.

Ezekiel 32:2

Son of man, take up a lamentation for Pharaoh king of Egypt, and say unto him, Thou art like a young lion of the nations, and thou art as a whale in the seas: and thou camest forth with thy rivers, and troubledst the waters with thy feet, and fouledst their rivers.

Ezekiel 32:16

This is the lamentation wherewith they shall lament her: the daughters of the nations shall lament her: they shall lament for her, even for Egypt, and for all her multitude, saith the Lord GOD.

Amos 3:1

Hear this word that the LORD hath spoken against you, O children of Israel, against the whole family which I brought up from the land of Egypt, saying,

Amos 4:1

Hear this word, ye kine of Bashan, that are in the mountain of Samaria, which oppress the poor, which crush the needy, which say to their masters, Bring, and let us drink.

Amos 5:16

Therefore the LORD, the God of hosts, the Lord, saith thus; Wailing shall be in all streets; and they shall say in all the highways, Alas! alas! and they shall call the husbandman to mourning, and such as are skilful of lamentation to wailing.

Micah 2:4

In that day shall one take up a parable against you, and lament with a doleful lamentation, and say, We be utterly spoiled: he hath changed the portion of my people: how hath he removed it from me! turning away he hath divided our fields.

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