Parallel Verses

Amplified

[Hosea], say to your brethren, Ammi [or You-are-my-people], and to your sisters, Ruhamah [or You-have-been-pitied-and-have-obtained-mercy].

New American Standard Bible

Say to your brothers, "Ammi," and to your sisters, "Ruhamah."

King James Version

Say ye unto your brethren, Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

Holman Bible

Call your brothers: My People
and your sisters: Compassion.

A Conservative Version

Say ye to your brothers, Ammi, and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

American Standard Version

Say ye unto your brethren, Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

Bible in Basic English

Say to your brothers, Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

Darby Translation

Say unto your brethren Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Say ye unto your brethren, Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

Julia Smith Translation

Say ye to your brethren, My people; and to your sisters, Being compassionated.

King James 2000

Say you unto your brethren, Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Say to your brother, "Ammi," and to your sister, "Ruhamah."

Modern King James verseion

Say to your brothers, A People; and to your sisters, Mercy.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Tell your brethren, that they are my people; and your sistren, that they have obtained mercy.

NET Bible

Then you will call your brother, "My People" (Ammi)! You will call your sister, "Pity" (Ruhamah)!

New Heart English Bible

"Say to your brothers, 'My people.' and to your sisters, 'My loved one.'

The Emphasized Bible

Say ye unto your brethren, O Ammi, and unto your sisters, O Ruhamah:

Webster

Say ye to your brethren, Ammi; and to your sisters, Ruhamah.

World English Bible

"Say to your brothers, 'My people!' and to your sisters, 'My loved one!'

Youngs Literal Translation

Say ye to your brethren -- Ammi, And to your sisters -- Ruhamah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

and to your sisters
אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Hosea 2:1

References

Context Readings

Hosea's Marriage And Children

1 [Hosea], say to your brethren, Ammi [or You-are-my-people], and to your sisters, Ruhamah [or You-have-been-pitied-and-have-obtained-mercy]. 2 Plead with your mother [your nation]; plead, for she is not My wife and I am not her Husband; [plead] that she put away her [marks of] harlotry from her face and her adulteries from between her breasts,



Cross References

Hosea 2:23

And I will sow her for Myself anew in the land, and I will have love, pity, and mercy for her who had not obtained love, pity, and mercy; and I will say to those who were not My people, You are My people, and they shall say, You are my God!

Exodus 19:5-6

Now therefore, if you will obey My voice in truth and keep My covenant, then you shall be My own peculiar possession and treasure from among and above all peoples; for all the earth is Mine.

Jeremiah 31:33

But this is the covenant which I will make with the house of Israel: After those days, says the Lord, I will put My law within them, and on their hearts will I write it; and I will be their God, and they will be My people.

Jeremiah 32:38

And they will be My people, and I will be their God.

Ezekiel 11:20

That they may walk in My statutes and keep My ordinances, and do them. And they shall be My people, and I will be their God.

Ezekiel 36:28

And you shall dwell in the land that I gave to your fathers; and you shall be My people, and I will be your God.

Ezekiel 37:27

My tabernacle or dwelling place also shall be with them; and I will be their God, and they shall be My people.

Hosea 1:9-11

And the Lord said, Call his name Lo-Ammi [Not-my-people], for you are not My people and I am not your God.

Zechariah 13:9

And I will bring the third part through the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined and will test them as gold is tested. They will call on My name, and I will hear and answer them. I will say, It is My people; and they will say, The Lord is my God.

Romans 11:30-31

Just as you were once disobedient and rebellious toward God but now have obtained [His] mercy, through their disobedience,

2 Corinthians 4:1

Therefore, since we do hold and engage in this ministry by the mercy of God [granting us favor, benefits, opportunities, and especially salvation], we do not get discouraged (spiritless and despondent with fear) or become faint with weariness and exhaustion.

1 Timothy 1:13

Though I formerly blasphemed and persecuted and was shamefully and outrageously and aggressively insulting [to Him], nevertheless, I obtained mercy because I had acted out of ignorance in unbelief.

1 Peter 2:10

Once you were not a people [at all], but now you are God's people; once you were unpitied, but now you are pitied and have received mercy.

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