Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

And after an alliance is made with him he shall work deceitfully; for he shall become strong with a small force.

New American Standard Bible

After an alliance is made with him he will practice deception, and he will go up and gain power with a small force of people.

King James Version

And after the league made with him he shall work deceitfully: for he shall come up, and shall become strong with a small people.

Holman Bible

After an alliance is made with him, he will act deceitfully. He will rise to power with a small nation.

International Standard Version

From the time that an alliance is made with him, he'll act deceitfully, and he will go up and take power with only a small group of nations.

A Conservative Version

And after the league made with him, he shall work deceitfully, for he shall come up, and shall become strong, with a small people.

American Standard Version

And after the league made with him he shall work deceitfully; for he shall come up, and shall become strong, with a small people.

Amplified

After an alliance is made with him he will work deceitfully, and he will go up and gain power with a small force of people.

Bible in Basic English

And from the time when they make an agreement with him, he will be working falsely: for he will take up arms suddenly with a small force,

Darby Translation

And after the league made with him he shall work deceitfully, and he shall come up, and shall become strong with a small people.

Julia Smith Translation

And from being joined to him he shall do deceit: and he came up and was strong with a small nation.

King James 2000

And after the league is made with him he shall work deceitfully: for he shall come up, and shall become strong with a small number of people.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And after an alliance [is made] with him, he will act deceitfully, and he will rise and he will become powerful with few people [backing him].

Modern King James verseion

And after they join him, he will practice deceit. For he will come and be strong with a few people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So after that he hath taken truce with him, he shall handle deceitfully, that he may get up, and overcome him with a small flock:

NET Bible

After entering into an alliance with him, he will behave treacherously; he will ascend to power with only a small force.

The Emphasized Bible

and, by reason of the leaguing against him, he will work deceitfully, and will come up and become strong, with a small nation.

Webster

And after the league made with him he shall work deceitfully: for he shall come up, and shall become strong with a small people.

World English Bible

After the treaty made with him he shall work deceitfully; for he shall come up, and shall become strong, with a small people.

Youngs Literal Translation

And after they join themselves unto him, he worketh deceit, and hath increased, and hath been strong by a few of the nation.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
for he shall come up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

with a small
מעט מעט 
M@`at 
Usage: 101

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

A Survey Of The Kings Of The North And South

22 And large armies shall be swept away and shattered before him, as well as the prince of the covenant. 23 And after an alliance is made with him he shall work deceitfully; for he shall become strong with a small force. 24 In a time of prosperity he shall come even on the richest places of the province; and he shall do that which his fathers have not done, nor their fathers; he shall distribute among them plunder, and spoil, and property. He shall devise plans against their strongholds, but only for a time.



Cross References

Daniel 8:25

Through his cunning he shall cause deceit to prosper by his influence, and he shall be great in his own mind, and without warning he shall destroy many. He shall also stand up against the Prince of princes; but he shall be shattered, but not by human hands.

Genesis 34:13

The sons of Jacob answered Shechem and Hamor his father with deceit, and spoke, because he had defiled Dinah their sister,

Psalm 52:2

Your tongue plots destruction, like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.

Proverbs 11:18

Wicked people earn deceitful wages, but one who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward.

Ezekiel 17:13-19

and he took of the royal family, and made a covenant with him; he also brought him under an oath, and took away the mighty of the land;

Romans 1:29

being filled with all unrighteousness, wickedness, covetousness, maliciousness; full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, evil habits, secret slanderers,

2 Corinthians 11:3

But I am afraid that somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve in his craftiness, so your minds might be corrupted from a sincere and pure devotion to Christ.

2 Thessalonians 2:9

even he whose coming is according to the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders,

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