Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Son of man, set your face [toward] the way of [the] south, and preach to [the] south, and prophesy against the forest of the territory of the Negev.

New American Standard Bible

“Son of man, set your face toward Teman, and speak out against the south and prophesy against the forest land of the Negev,

King James Version

Son of man, set thy face toward the south, and drop thy word toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field;

Holman Bible

“Son of man, face the south and preach against it. Prophesy against the forest land in the Negev,

International Standard Version

"Son of Man, turn to the south and oppose it, talking toward the south.

A Conservative Version

Son of man, set thy face toward the south, and drop [thy word] toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the field in the South.

American Standard Version

Son of man, set thy face toward the south, and drop thy word toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the field in the South;

Amplified

“Son of man, set your face toward Teman, and speak out against the south and prophesy against the forest land of the Negev (the South),

Bible in Basic English

Son of man, let your face be turned to the south, let your words be dropped to the south, and be a prophet against the woodland of the South;

Darby Translation

Son of man, set thy face toward the south, and drop words against the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field;

Julia Smith Translation

Son of man, set thy face the way of the south, and drop to the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field.

King James 2000

Son of man, set your face toward the south, and proclaim your word toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field;

Modern King James verseion

Son of man, set your face toward the south, and drop a word toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"Thou son of man, set thy face toward the south, and speak to the south wind,

NET Bible

"Son of man, turn toward the south, and speak out against the south. Prophesy against the open scrub land of the Negev,

New Heart English Bible

"Son of man, set your face toward the south, and drop your word toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the field in the South;

The Emphasized Bible

Son of man Set thy face the way towards Teman, And drop thy word against the land of the sun, And prophesy unto the forest of the field of the South;

Webster

Son of man, set thy face towards the south, and drop thy word towards the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field;

World English Bible

Son of man, set your face toward the south, and drop [your word] toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the field in the South;

Youngs Literal Translation

Son of man, set thy face the way of Teman, and prophesy unto the south, and prophesy unto the forest of the field -- the south;

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

the south
תּמן תּימן 
Teyman 
Usage: 23

and drop
נטף 
Nataph 
Usage: 18

דּרום 
Darowm 
Usage: 17

and prophesy
נבא 
Naba' 
Usage: 115

יער 
Ya`ar 
Usage: 58

of the south
נגב 
Negeb 
Usage: 112

References

Easton

Context Readings

Fire In The South

45 And the word of Yahweh {came} to me, {saying}, 46 "Son of man, set your face [toward] the way of [the] south, and preach to [the] south, and prophesy against the forest of the territory of the Negev. 47 And you must say to the forest of the Negev, 'Hear the word of Yahweh, thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I am kindling against you a fire, and it will devour in you every fresh tree and every dry tree; [the] blaze of [the] flame will not be quenched, and all the surfaces from [the] south [to] [the] north will be scorched by it.



Cross References

Ezekiel 21:2

"Son of man, set your face toward Jerusalem, and preach to [the] sanctuaries, and prophesy to the land of Israel.

Amos 7:16

And so then, hear the word of Yahweh! You are saying, 'You must not prophesy against Israel and you must not preach against the house of Isaac!'

Jeremiah 13:19

The towns of the Negev are shut up, and there is no [one who] opens [them]. All of Judah is deported; it is deported [in] completeness.

Deuteronomy 32:2

May my teaching trickle like the dew, my words like rain showers on tender grass, and like spring showers on new growth.

Job 29:22

After my word, they did not speak again, and my word dropped down [like dew] upon them.

Isaiah 30:6

An oracle of the animals of the Negev: Through a land of trouble and distress, [of] lioness and lion, {among} them [are] snake and flying serpent; they carry their wealth on [the] {backs} of male donkeys and their treasures on [the] humps of camels, to a people [that] cannot profit [them].

Jeremiah 22:7

And I will consecrate against you destroyers, everyone with his weapons, and they will cut down {your choicest cedars}, and cast [them] on the fire.

Ezekiel 4:7

And toward the siege of Jerusalem you must set your face and your bared arm; then you must prophesy against it.

Ezekiel 6:2

"Son of man, set your face to the mountains of Israel and prophesy against them,

Micah 2:6

"Do not preach!" they are preaching. They should not preach to these; disgrace will not overtake us.

Zechariah 11:1-2

Open your doors, Lebanon, so that fire will devour your cedars!

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