Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

because bread and water will be scarce; and they will be appalled with one another and waste away in their iniquity.

King James Version

That they may want bread and water, and be astonied one with another, and consume away for their iniquity.

Holman Bible

So they will lack bread and water; everyone will be devastated and waste away because of their iniquity.

International Standard Version

Indeed, they'll need bread and water, but everyone will be panic-stricken as they waste away in their iniquity."

A Conservative Version

that they may lack bread and water, and be dismayed one with another, and pine away in their iniquity.

American Standard Version

that they may want bread and water, and be dismayed one with another, and pine away in their iniquity.

Amplified

because bread and water will be scarce; and they will look at one another in dismay and waste away [in punishment] for their wickedness.

Bible in Basic English

So that they may be in need of bread and water and be wondering at one another, wasting away in their sin.

Darby Translation

because bread and water shall fail them, and they shall be astonied one with another, and waste away in their iniquity.

Julia Smith Translation

So that they shall want bread and water, and they were astonished, a man and his brother, and they were melted in their iniquity.

King James 2000

That they may lack bread and water, and be dismayed one with another, and waste away for their iniquity.

Lexham Expanded Bible

so that they will lack food and water, and they will be appalled {with one another}, and they will waste away because of their guilt.

Modern King James verseion

so that they may lack bread and water, and be stricken dumb with one another, and waste away in their iniquity.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when they have no more bread nor water, one shall be destroyed with another, and famish away for their wickedness."

NET Bible

because they will lack bread and water. Each one will be terrified, and they will rot for their iniquity.

New Heart English Bible

that they may want bread and water, and be dismayed one with another, and pine away in their iniquity.

The Emphasized Bible

that they may lack bread and water and be astonished one with another, and pine away in their punishment.

Webster

That they may want bread and water, and be astonished one with another, and consume away for their iniquity.

World English Bible

that they may want bread and water, and be dismayed one with another, and pine away in their iniquity.

Youngs Literal Translation

so that they lack bread and water, and have been astonished one with another, and been consumed in their iniquity.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חסר 
Chacer 
Usage: 22

and be astonied
שׁמם 
Shamem 
Usage: 89

one
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

with another
אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

מקק 
Maqaq 
Usage: 10

Context Readings

Ezekiel's Strange Defiled Meal

16 Moreover, He said to me, “Son of man, behold, I am going to break the staff of bread in Jerusalem, and they will eat bread by weight and with anxiety, and drink water by measure and in horror, 17 because bread and water will be scarce; and they will be appalled with one another and waste away in their iniquity.


Cross References

Leviticus 26:39

So those of you who may be left will rot away because of their iniquity in the lands of your enemies; and also because of the iniquities of their forefathers they will rot away with them.

Ezekiel 24:23

Your turbans will be on your heads and your shoes on your feet. You will not mourn and you will not weep, but you will rot away in your iniquities and you will groan to one another.

Ezekiel 33:10

“Now as for you, son of man, say to the house of Israel, ‘Thus you have spoken, saying, “Surely our transgressions and our sins are upon us, and we are rotting away in them; how then can we survive?”’

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