Parallel Verses

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;

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,

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, Know ye not what these things mean? tell them, Behold, the king of Babylon came to Jerusalem, and took the king thereof, and the princes thereof, and brought them to him to Babylon: 13 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; 14 that the kingdom might be base, that it might not lift itself up, but that by keeping his covenant it might stand.



Cross References

2 Chronicles 36:13

And he also rebelled against king Nebuchadnezzar, who had made him swear by God: but he stiffened his neck, and hardened his heart against turning unto Jehovah, the God of Israel.

2 Kings 24:15-17

And he carried away Jehoiachin to Babylon; and the king's mother, and the king's wives, and his officers, and the chief men of the land, carried he into captivity from Jerusalem to Babylon.

Ezekiel 17:5

He took also of the seed of the land, and planted it in a fruitful soil; he placed it beside many waters; he set it as a willow-tree.

Jeremiah 5:2

And though they say, As Jehovah liveth; surely they swear falsely.

Jeremiah 24:1

Jehovah showed me, and, behold, two baskets of figs set before the temple of Jehovah, after that Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon had carried away captive Jeconiah the son of Jehoiakim, king of Judah, and the princes of Judah, with the craftsmen and smiths, from Jerusalem, and had brought them to Babylon.

Jeremiah 29:2

(after that Jeconiah the king, and the queen-mother, and the eunuchs, and the princes of Judah and Jerusalem, and the craftsmen, and the smiths, were departed from Jerusalem,)

Jeremiah 37:1

And Zedekiah the son of Josiah reigned as king, instead of Coniah the son of Jehoiakim, whom Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon made king in the land of Judah.

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