Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"He plucked off the topmost of its young twigs and brought it to a land of merchants; he set it in a city of traders.

King James Version

He cropped off the top of his young twigs, and carried it into a land of traffick; he set it in a city of merchants.

Holman Bible

He plucked off its topmost shoot, brought it to the land of merchants, and set it in a city of traders.

International Standard Version

He plucked off the top of its shoot, brought it to a land of merchants, and set it down in a city full of traders.

A Conservative Version

He cropped off the topmost of the young twigs of it, and carried it to a land of merchandise. He set it in a city of merchants.

American Standard Version

he cropped off the topmost of the young twigs thereof, and carried it unto a land of traffic; he set it in a city of merchants.

Amplified

He broke off the topmost of its young twigs [the youthful King Jehoiachin] and carried it into a land of trade [Babylon]; he set it in a city of merchants.

Bible in Basic English

Biting off the highest of its young branches, he took it to the land of Canaan, and put it in a town of traders.

Darby Translation

He cropped off the top of its young shoots, and carried it into a merchants' land; he set it in a city of traders.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

he cropped off the principal shoot and carried it into a land of markets; he set it in the city of the merchants.

Julia Smith Translation

He plucked off the head of the suckers, and he will bring it to the land of Canaan, and he set it in a city of merchants.

King James 2000

He cropped off the top of its young twigs, and carried it into a land of trade; he set it in a city of merchants.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He plucked the top of its new plant shoot, and he brought it to the land of Canaan [and] put it in a city of merchants,

Modern King James verseion

He plucked off the top of its young twigs and carried it into a land of traders. He set it in a city of merchants.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and brake off the top of his twig, and carried it into the land of Canaan, and set it in a city of merchants.

NET Bible

He plucked off its topmost shoot; he brought it to a land of merchants and planted it in a city of traders.

New Heart English Bible

he cropped off the topmost of the young twigs of it, and carried it to a land of traffic; he set it in a city of merchants.

The Emphasized Bible

The crown of its young twigs, plucked he off, and brought it into a land of traffic, :in a city of merchants, he t it.

Webster

He cropped off the top of its young twigs, and carried it into a land of traffick; he set it in a city of merchants.

World English Bible

he cropped off the topmost of the young twigs of it, and carried it to a land of traffic; he set it in a city of merchants.

Youngs Literal Translation

The top of its tender twigs it hath cropped, And it bringeth it in to the land of Canaan. In a city of merchants it hath placed it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קטף 
Qataph 
Usage: 5

the top
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

יניקה 
Y@niqah 
Usage: 2

and carried

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

it into a land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

כּנען 
K@na`an 
Usage: 93

he set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

it in a city
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

Context Readings

Parable Of Two Eagles And A Vine

3 saying, 'Thus says the Lord GOD, "A great eagle with great wings, long pinions and a full plumage of many colors came to Lebanon and took away the top of the cedar. 4 "He plucked off the topmost of its young twigs and brought it to a land of merchants; he set it in a city of traders. 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.


Cross References

Isaiah 43:14

Thus says the LORD your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel, "For your sake I have sent to Babylon, And will bring them all down as fugitives, Even the Chaldeans, into the ships in which they rejoice.

Isaiah 47:15

"So have those become to you with whom you have labored, Who have trafficked with you from your youth; Each has wandered in his own way; There is none to save you.

Jeremiah 51:13

O you who dwell by many waters, Abundant in treasures, Your end has come, The measure of your end.

Revelation 18:3

"For all the nations have drunk of the wine of the passion of her immorality, and the kings of the earth have committed acts of immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth have become rich by the wealth of her sensuality."

Revelation 18:11-19

"And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, because no one buys their cargoes any more--



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