Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

thus says the Lord GOD, 'Remove the turban and take off the crown; this will no longer be the same Exalt that which is low and abase that which is high.

King James Version

Thus saith the Lord GOD; Remove the diadem, and take off the crown: this shall not be the same: exalt him that is low, and abase him that is high.

Holman Bible

This is what the Lord God says:Remove the turban, and take off the crown.
Things will not remain as they are;
exalt the lowly and bring down the exalted.

International Standard Version

This is what the Lord GOD says: "Remove your turban! Take off your crown! Things aren't going to remain as they used to be. What is lowly will be exalted, and what is lofty will be brought low.

A Conservative Version

thus says lord LORD: Remove the miter, and take off the crown. This [shall be] no more the same. Exalt that which is low, and abase that which is high.

American Standard Version

thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Remove the mitre, and take off the crown; this'shall be no more the same; exalt that which is low, and abase that which is high.

Amplified

Thus says the Lord God: Remove the [high priest's] miter or headband and take off the [king's] crown; things shall not remain as they have been; the low is to be exalted and the high is to be brought low.

Bible in Basic English

This is what the Lord has said: Take away the holy head-dress, take off the crown: this will not be again: let that which is low be lifted up, and that which is high be made low.

Darby Translation

thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Remove the mitre and take off the crown; what is shall be no more. Exalt that which is low, and abase that which is high.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

thus hath the Lord GOD said: Remove the diadem and take off the crown; it shall no longer be like this; I will exalt the one that is low and abase the one that is high.

Julia Smith Translation

Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Remove the tiara, and lift up the crown: this not thus: lift up the low, and make low the high.

King James 2000

Thus says the Lord GOD; Remove the turban, and take off the crown: this shall not remain the same: exalt him that is low, and abase him that is high.

Lexham Expanded Bible

thus says the Lord Yahweh: 'Remove the turban and lift off the crown; things [are] no longer the same. Exalt the low and bring low the high.

Modern King James verseion

So says the Lord Jehovah: Remove the diadem, and take off the crown. This shall not be as it was. Lift up the low one, and put down the high one.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thus sayeth the LORD God: Take away the mitre, and put off the crown, and so is it away: the humble is exalted, and the proud brought low.

NET Bible

this is what the sovereign Lord says: Tear off the turban, take off the crown! Things must change! Exalt the lowly, bring down the proud!

New Heart English Bible

thus says the Lord GOD: "Remove the turban, and take off the crown; this shall be no more the same; exalt that which is low, and abase that which is high."

The Emphasized Bible

Thus, saith My Lord. Yahweh, Remove the turban, And lift off the crown, - This not that, The abased, exalt, And the exalted, abase.

Webster

Thus saith the Lord GOD; Remove the diadem, and take off the crown: this shall not be the same: exalt him that is low, and abase him that is high.

World English Bible

thus says the Lord Yahweh: Remove the turban, and take off the crown; this [shall be] no more the same; exalt that which is low, and abase that which is high.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Turn aside the mitre, and bear away the crown, This -- not this -- the low make high, And the high make low.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the Lord
אדני 
'Adonay 
Usage: 438

God
יהוה 
Y@hovih 
Usage: 302

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

the diadem
מצנפת 
Mitsnepheth 
Usage: 12

and take off
רוּם 
Ruwm 
Usage: 189

the crown
עטרה 
`atarah 
Usage: 23

this shall not be the same
זאת 
Zo'th 
Usage: 602

גּבהּ 
Gabahh 
Usage: 34

him that is low
שׁפל 
Shaphal 
Usage: 18

and abase
שׁפל 
Shaphel 
Usage: 31

References

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Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

A Vision Of The Avenging Sword Of Yahweh

25 'And you, O slain, wicked one, the prince of Israel, whose day has come, in the time of the punishment of the end,' 26 thus says the Lord GOD, 'Remove the turban and take off the crown; this will no longer be the same Exalt that which is low and abase that which is high. 27 'A ruin, a ruin, a ruin, I will make it This also will be no more until He comes whose right it is, and I will give it to Him.'



Cross References

Ezekiel 17:24

"All the trees of the field will know that I am the LORD; I bring down the high tree, exalt the low tree, dry up the green tree and make the dry tree flourish. I am the LORD; I have spoken, and I will perform it."

Psalm 75:7

But God is the Judge; He puts down one and exalts another.

Jeremiah 13:18

Say to the king and the queen mother, "Take a lowly seat, For your beautiful crown Has come down from your head."

Ezekiel 16:12

"I also put a ring in your nostril, earrings in your ears and a beautiful crown on your head.

Luke 1:52

"He has brought down rulers from their thrones, And has exalted those who were humble.

1 Samuel 2:7-8

"The LORD makes poor and rich; He brings low, He also exalts.

2 Kings 25:6

Then they captured the king and brought him to the king of Babylon at Riblah, and he passed sentence on him.

2 Kings 25:27

Now it came about in the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the twelfth month, on the twenty-seventh day of the month, that Evil-merodach king of Babylon, in the year that he became king, released Jehoiachin king of Judah from prison;

Psalm 113:7-8

He raises the poor from the dust And lifts the needy from the ash heap,

Jeremiah 39:6-7

Then the king of Babylon slew the sons of Zedekiah before his eyes at Riblah; the king of Babylon also slew all the nobles of Judah.

Jeremiah 52:9-11

Then they captured the king and brought him up to the king of Babylon at Riblah in the land of Hamath, and he passed sentence on him.

Jeremiah 52:31-34

Now it came about in the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the twelfth month, on the twenty-fifth of the month, that Evil-merodach king of Babylon, in the first year of his reign, showed favor to Jehoiachin king of Judah and brought him out of prison.

Lamentations 5:16

The crown has fallen from our head; Woe to us, for we have sinned!

Ezekiel 12:12-13

"The prince who is among them will load his baggage on his shoulder in the dark and go out. They will dig a hole through the wall to bring it out. He will cover his face so that he can not see the land with his eyes.

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