Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes banquet in the morning!

New American Standard Bible

Woe to you, O land, whose king is a lad and whose princes feast in the morning.

King James Version

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes eat in the morning!

Holman Bible

Woe to you, land, when your king is a youth
and your princes feast in the morning.

International Standard Version

Woe to the land whose king is a youth and whose princes feast in the morning.

A Conservative Version

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy rulers feast in the morning!

American Standard Version

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes eat in the morning!

Amplified

Woe to you, O land, when your king is a child or a servant and when your officials feast in the morning!

Bible in Basic English

Unhappy is the land whose king is a boy, and whose rulers are feasting in the morning.

Darby Translation

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes eat in the morning!

Julia Smith Translation

Wo! to thee, O land: thy king a youth, and thy chiefs will eat in the morning.

King James 2000

Woe to you, O land, when your king is a child, and your princes feast in the morning!

Lexham Expanded Bible

Woe to you, O land, when your king is a youth and your princes feast in the morning.

Modern King James verseion

Woe to you, O land, when your king is a child and your leaders eat in the morning.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Woe be unto thee, O thou realm and land, whose king is but a child, and whose princes are early at their banquets.

NET Bible

Woe to you, O land, when your king is childish, and your princes feast in the morning!

New Heart English Bible

Woe to you, land, when your king is a child, and your princes eat in the morning.

The Emphasized Bible

Alas! for thee, O land, when thy king is a boy, - and, thy rulers, in the morning, do eat:

Webster

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes eat in the morning!

World English Bible

Woe to you, land, when your king is a child, and your princes eat in the morning!

Youngs Literal Translation

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a youth, And thy princes do eat in the morning.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Woe
אי 
'iy 
woe
Usage: 2

to thee, O land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

is a child
נער 
Na`ar 
Usage: 239

and thy princes
שׂר 
Sar 
Usage: 421

eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

References

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Context Readings

The Burden Of Folly

15 The labour of the foolish wearies all of them because they do not know how to go to the city. 16 Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes banquet in the morning! 17 Blessed art thou, O land, when thy king is the son of nobles, and thy princes eat in due season for strength, and not for drunkenness!



Cross References

Isaiah 3:12

The oppressors of my people are many, and women rule over him. O my people, those who lead thee cause thee to err and twist the way of thy paths.

2 Chronicles 13:7

And there are gathered unto him vain men, the sons of Belial, and have strengthened themselves against Rehoboam the son of Solomon, when Rehoboam was young and tenderhearted and could not withstand them.

Isaiah 3:4-5

And I will give children to be their princes, and young fools shall rule over them.

2 Chronicles 33:1-20

Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and he reigned fifty-five years in Jerusalem.

2 Chronicles 36:2

Jehoahaz was twenty-three years old when he began to reign, and he reigned three months in Jerusalem.

2 Chronicles 36:5

Jehoiakim was twenty-five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem, and he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD his God.

2 Chronicles 36:9

Jehoiachin was eight years old when he began to reign, and he reigned three months and ten days in Jerusalem; and he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD.

2 Chronicles 36:11

Zedekiah was twenty-one years old when he began to reign and reigned eleven years in Jerusalem.

Proverbs 20:1-2

Wine makes a mocker, and beer a reveler, and whoever errs concerning them shall never be wise.

Isaiah 5:11-12

Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning that they may continue their drunkenness; that continue until night until wine inflames them!

Isaiah 28:7-8

But they also have erred through wine, and through strong drink are out of the way; the priest and the prophet have erred through strong drink; they are swallowed up of wine, they are out of the way through strong drink; they err in vision, they stumble in judgment.

Jeremiah 21:12

O house of David, thus hath the LORD said: Execute judgment early and deliver him that is oppressed out of the hand of the oppressor lest my fury go forth like fire, and burn so that no one can quench it because of the evil of your doings.

Hosea 7:5-7

In the day of our king the princes have made him sick with a wineskin; he stretched out his hand with the scorners.

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