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Bible in Basic English

And I will make you a waste and a name of shame among the nations round about you, in the eyes of everyone who goes by.

New American Standard Bible

Moreover, I will make you a desolation and a reproach among the nations which surround you, in the sight of all who pass by.

King James Version

Moreover I will make thee waste, and a reproach among the nations that are round about thee, in the sight of all that pass by.

Holman Bible

“I will make you a ruin and a disgrace among the nations around you, in the sight of everyone who passes by.

International Standard Version

I'm also going to turn you into a waste and an object of insult among the nations that surround you and in front of every person who passes by.

A Conservative Version

Moreover I will make thee a desolation and a reproach among the nations that are round about thee, in the sight of all who pass by.

American Standard Version

Moreover I will make thee a desolation and a reproach among the nations that are round about thee, in the sight of all that pass by.

Amplified

Moreover, I will make you a desolation and a disgrace among the nations which surround you and in the sight of all who pass by.

Darby Translation

And I will make thee a waste and a reproach among the nations that are round about thee, in the sight of all that pass by.

Julia Smith Translation

And I will give thee for a waste, and for a reproach among the nations which are round about thee, before the eyes of all passing by.

King James 2000

Moreover I will make you a waste, and a reproach among the nations that are round about you, in the sight of all that pass by.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And I will make you into a desolate place and into a disgrace among the nations that surround you before the eyes of {every one who passes by}.

Modern King James verseion

And I will make you a waste and a curse among the nations that are all around you, in the sight of all who pass by.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Moreover, I will make thee waste and abhorred before all the Heathen that dwell about thee, and in the sight of all them that go by thee:

NET Bible

"I will make you desolate and an object of scorn among the nations around you, in the sight of everyone who passes by.

New Heart English Bible

Moreover I will make you a desolation and a reproach among the nations that are around you, in the sight of all that pass by.

The Emphasized Bible

And I will deliver thee up to desolation and reproach, among the nations that are round about thee, - in the eyes of every passer-by.

Webster

Moreover I will make thee waste, and a reproach among the nations that are around thee, in the sight of all that pass by.

World English Bible

Moreover I will make you a desolation and a reproach among the nations that are around you, in the sight of all that pass by.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I give thee for a waste, And for a reproach among nations that are round about thee, Before the eyes of every passer by.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Moreover I will make
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

and a reproach
חרפּה 
Cherpah 
Usage: 73

גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

סביבה סביב 
Cabiyb 
Usage: 334

thee, in the sight
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

Verse Info

Context Readings

Ezekiel Dramatizes Jerusalem's Fall

13 So my wrath will be complete and my passion will come to rest on them; and they will be certain that I the Lord have given the word of decision, when my wrath against them is complete. 14 And I will make you a waste and a name of shame among the nations round about you, in the eyes of everyone who goes by. 15 And you will be a name of shame and a cause of bitter words, an example and a wonder to the nations round about you, when I give effect to my judging among you in wrath and in passion and in burning protests: I the Lord have said it:



Cross References

Nehemiah 2:17

Then I said to them, You see what a bad condition we are in; how Jerusalem is a waste, and its doorways burned with fire: come, let us get to work, building up the wall of Jerusalem, so that we may no longer be put to shame.

Psalm 74:3-10

Go up and see the unending destruction; all the evil which your haters have done in the holy place;

Psalm 79:1-4

O God, the nations have come into your heritage; they have made your holy Temple unclean; they have made Jerusalem a mass of broken walls.

Ezekiel 22:4

You are responsible for the blood drained out by you, and you are unclean through the images which you have made; and you have made your day come near, and the time of your judging has come; for this cause I have made you a name of shame to the nations and a cause of laughing to all countries.

Leviticus 26:31-32

And I will make your towns waste and send destruction on your holy places; I will take no pleasure in the smell of your sweet perfumes;

Deuteronomy 28:37

And you will become a wonder and a name of shame among all the nations where the Lord will take you.

2 Chronicles 7:20-21

Then I will have this people uprooted out of my land which I have given them; and this house, which I have made holy for my name, I will put away from before my eyes, and make it an example and a word of shame among all peoples.

Isaiah 64:10-11

Your holy towns have become a waste, Zion has become a waste, Jerusalem is a mass of broken walls.

Jeremiah 19:8

And I will make this town a thing of wonder and a cause of surprise; everyone who goes by will be overcome with wonder and make sounds of surprise, because of all its troubles.

Jeremiah 24:9-10

I will give them up to be a cause of fear and of trouble among all the kingdoms of the earth; to be a name of shame and common talk and a cutting word and a curse in all the places wherever I will send them wandering.

Jeremiah 42:18

For this is what the Lord of armies, the God of Israel, has said: As my wrath and passion have been let loose on the people of Jerusalem, so will my passion be let loose on you when you go into Egypt: and you will become an oath and a cause of wonder and a curse and a name of shame; and you will never see this place again.

Lamentations 1:4

The ways of Zion are sad, because no one comes to the holy meeting; all her doorways are made waste, her priests are breathing out sorrow: her virgins are troubled, and it is bitter for her.

Lamentations 1:8

Great is the sin of Jerusalem; for this cause she has become an unclean thing: all those who gave her honour are looking down on her, because they have seen her shame: now truly, breathing out grief, she is turned back.

Lamentations 2:15-17

All who go by make a noise with their hands at you; they make hisses, shaking their heads at the daughter of Jerusalem, and saying, Is this the town which was the crown of everything beautiful, the joy of all the earth?

Lamentations 5:18

Because of the mountain of Zion which is a waste; jackals go over it.

Micah 3:12

For this reason, Zion will be ploughed like a field because of you, and Jerusalem will become a mass of broken walls, and the mountain of the house like a high place in the woods.

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