Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"So she increased her harlotries. And she saw men portrayed on the wall, images of the Chaldeans portrayed with vermilion,

King James Version

And that she increased her whoredoms: for when she saw men pourtrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans pourtrayed with vermilion,

Holman Bible

But she increased her promiscuity when she saw male figures carved on the wall, images of the Chaldeans, engraved in vermilion

International Standard Version

"She became even more sexually immoral when she saw the images of the Chaldean men who had been carved in red on their walls.

A Conservative Version

And she increased her whoredoms, for she saw men portrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans portrayed with vermilion,

American Standard Version

And she increased her whoredoms; for she saw men portrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans portrayed with vermilion,

Amplified

But [Aholibah] carried her harlotries further, for she saw men pictured upon the wall, the pictures of the Chaldeans sketched in bright red pigment,

Bible in Basic English

And her loose behaviour became worse; for she saw men pictured on a wall, pictures of the Chaldaeans painted in bright red

Darby Translation

And she increased her fornications; for she saw men portrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans portrayed with vermilion,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and that she increased her whoredoms, for when she saw men painted upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans painted in colour,

Julia Smith Translation

And she will add to her fornications: and she will see men delineated. upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans being delineated with red color.

King James 2000

And that she increased her harlotries: for when she saw men portrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans portrayed in vermilion,

Lexham Expanded Bible

And she increased her whorings, and she saw men carved on the wall, images of Chaldeans carved in red

Modern King James verseion

And she added to her fornications. And she saw men carved on the wall; images of the Chaldeans engraved with vermilion,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But she increased still in whoredom: for when she saw men painted upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans set forth with fresh colors,

NET Bible

But she increased her prostitution. She saw men carved on the wall, images of the Chaldeans carved in bright red,

New Heart English Bible

She increased her prostitution; for she saw men portrayed on the wall, the images of the Chaldeans portrayed with vermilion,

The Emphasized Bible

Yet did she add, unto her unchaste doings, when she saw men portrayed upon the wall, likenesses of Chaldeans, Portrayed with vermilion:

Webster

And that she increased her prostitutions: for when she saw men pourtrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans pourtrayed with vermilion.

World English Bible

She increased her prostitution; for she saw men portrayed on the wall, the images of the Chaldeans portrayed with vermilion,

Youngs Literal Translation

And she doth add unto her whoredoms, And she seeth graved men on the wall, Pictures of Chaldeans, graved with red lead,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
תּזנת תּזנוּת 
Taznuwth 
Usage: 20

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

אנושׁ 
'enowsh 
Usage: 42

חקה 
Chaqah 
חקק 
Chaqaq 
Usage: 4
Usage: 19

upon the wall
קירה קר קיר 
Qiyr 
Usage: 74

the images
צלם 
Tselem 
Usage: 17

of the Chaldeans
כּשׂדּימה כּשׂדּי 
Kasdiy 
Usage: 81

Context Readings

Oholah And Oholibah As Symbols Of God's Corrupt People

13 "I saw that she had defiled herself; they both took the same way. 14 "So she increased her harlotries. And she saw men portrayed on the wall, images of the Chaldeans portrayed with vermilion, 15 girded with belts on their loins, with flowing turbans on their heads, all of them looking like officers, like the Babylonians in Chaldea, the land of their birth.


Cross References

Ezekiel 8:10

So I entered and looked, and behold, every form of creeping things and beasts and detestable things, with all the idols of the house of Israel, were carved on the wall all around.

Jeremiah 22:14

Who says, 'I will build myself a roomy house With spacious upper rooms, And cut out its windows, Paneling it with cedar and painting it bright red.'

Isaiah 46:1

Bel has bowed down, Nebo stoops over; Their images are consigned to the beasts and the cattle. The things that you carry are burdensome, A load for the weary beast.

Jeremiah 50:2

"Declare and proclaim among the nations Proclaim it and lift up a standard Do not conceal it but say, 'Babylon has been captured, Bel has been put to shame, Marduk has been shattered; Her images have been put to shame, her idols have been shattered.'

Ezekiel 16:29

"You also multiplied your harlotry with the land of merchants, Chaldea, yet even with this you were not satisfied."'"

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