Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He took one of the royal family and made a covenant with him, putting him under oath. He also took away the mighty of the land,

King James Version

And hath taken of the king's seed, and made a covenant with him, and hath taken an oath of him: he hath also taken the mighty of the land:

Holman Bible

He took one of the royal family and made a covenant with him, putting him under oath. Then he took away the leading men of the land,

International Standard Version

Then he took one of the royal descendants, made a covenant with him, and put him under an oath of loyalty, taking the leaders of the land captive

A Conservative Version

And he took of the seed royal, and made a covenant with him. He also brought him under an oath, and took away the mighty of the land,

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

And he took a member of the royal family [the king’s uncle, Zedekiah] and made a covenant with him, putting him under oath. He also took the important leaders of the land,

Bible in Basic English

And he took one of the sons of the king and made an agreement with him; and he put him under an oath, and took away the great men of the land:

Darby Translation

And he took of the king's seed, and made a covenant with him, and brought him under an oath, and he took away the mighty of the land;

Julia Smith Translation

And he will take from the seed of the kingdom and cut out with him a covenant, and he will bring him in with an oath, and he took the mighty of the land:

King James 2000

And has taken the king's descendant, and made a covenant with him, and has taken an oath from him: he has also taken the mighty of the land:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he took from the seed of the kingship, and he made with him a covenant, and {he brought him under oath}, and he took the rulers of the land,

Modern King James verseion

And he has taken of the king's seed and has made a covenant with him, and has taken an oath from him. He has also taken the mighty of the land,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He took of the king's seed, and made a covenant with him, and took an oath of him: The princes of the land toke he with him also,

NET Bible

He took one from the royal family, made a treaty with him, and put him under oath. He then took the leaders of the land

New Heart English Bible

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;

The Emphasized Bible

Yea took of the seed royal And solemnised with him a covenant, And brought him into an oath, Also the mighty ones of the land, did he take.

Webster

And hath taken of the king's seed, and made a covenant with him, and hath taken an oath from him: he hath also taken the mighty of the land:

World English Bible

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

Youngs Literal Translation

And he taketh of the seed of the kingdom, And maketh with him a covenant, And bringeth him in to an oath, And the mighty of the land he hath taken,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

of the king's
מלוּכה 
M@luwkah 
Usage: 24

זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

and made
כּרת 
Karath 
Usage: 287

בּרית 
B@riyth 
Usage: 284

with him, and hath taken

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

an oath
אלה 
'alah 
Usage: 35

of him he hath also taken
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

the mighty
איל 
'ayil 
Usage: 100

References

Context Readings

Parable Of Two Eagles And A Vine

12 “Say now to the rebellious house, ‘Do you not know what these things mean?’ Say, ‘Behold, the king of Babylon came to Jerusalem, took its king and princes and brought them to him in Babylon. 13 He took one of the royal family and made a covenant with him, putting him under oath. He also took away the mighty of the land, 14 that the kingdom might be in subjection, not exalting itself, but keeping his covenant that it might continue.



Cross References

2 Chronicles 36:13

He also rebelled against King Nebuchadnezzar who had made him swear allegiance by God. But he stiffened his neck and hardened his heart against turning to the Lord God of Israel.

2 Kings 24:15-17

So he led Jehoiachin away into exile to Babylon; also the king’s mother and the king’s wives and his officials and the leading men of the land, he led away into exile from Jerusalem to Babylon.

Ezekiel 17:5

He also took some of the seed of the land and planted it in fertile soil. He placed it beside abundant waters; he set it like a willow.

Jeremiah 5:2

“And although they say, ‘As the Lord lives,’
Surely they swear falsely.”

Jeremiah 24:1

After Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon had carried away captive Jeconiah the son of Jehoiakim, king of Judah, and the officials of Judah with the craftsmen and smiths from Jerusalem and had brought them to Babylon, the Lord showed me: behold, two baskets of figs set before the temple of the Lord!

Jeremiah 29:2

(This was after King Jeconiah and the queen mother, the court officials, the princes of Judah and Jerusalem, the craftsmen and the smiths had departed from Jerusalem.)

Jeremiah 37:1

Now Zedekiah the son of Josiah whom Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon had made king in the land of Judah, reigned as king in place of Coniah the son of Jehoiakim.

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