Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Ephraim is joined to images: leave him.

New American Standard Bible

Ephraim is joined to idols;
Let him alone.

King James Version

Ephraim is joined to idols: let him alone.

Holman Bible

Ephraim is attached to idols;
leave him alone!

International Standard Version

Ephraim has become entwined with idols; leave him alone!

A Conservative Version

Ephraim is joined to idols, let him alone.

American Standard Version

Ephraim is joined to idols; let him alone.

Amplified


Ephraim is joined to idols,
So let him alone [to suffer the consequences].

Bible in Basic English

Ephraim is joined to false gods; let him be.

Darby Translation

Ephraim is joined to idols: leave him alone.

King James 2000

Ephraim is joined to idols: let him alone.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Ephraim is joined to idols; let him alone.

Modern King James verseion

Ephraim is joined to idols; let him alone.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And whereas Ephraim is become partaker of Idols: well, let him go.

NET Bible

Ephraim has attached himself to idols; Do not go near him!

New Heart English Bible

Ephraim is joined to idols. Leave him alone.

The Emphasized Bible

Mated with idols, is Ephraim, let him alone.

Webster

Ephraim is joined to idols: let him alone.

World English Bible

Ephraim is joined to idols. Leave him alone!

Youngs Literal Translation

Joined to idols is Ephraim, let him alone.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אפרים 
'Ephrayim 
Usage: 180

to idols
עצב 
`atsab 
Usage: 17

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Hosea 4:17

References

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

God's Case Against The People

16 For as a stubborn heifer Israel was stubborn: now will Jehovah feed them as a lamb in a wide place. 17 Ephraim is joined to images: leave him. 18 Their drinking bout departed: committing fornication, they committed fornication: they loved, give ye shame upon her shields.



Cross References

Psalm 81:12

And I will send him forth in the hardnesses of their heart: they shall go in their counsels.

Hosea 4:4

But a man shall not contend, and he shall not admonish a man: and my people as contending with the priest.

Hosea 13:2

And now they will add to sin, and they will make to them a molten image of their silver, in their understanding images the work of artificers all of it: they saying to them, The men sacrificing shall kiss the calves.

Matthew 15:14

Let them go: they are blind guides of the blind. And if the blind guide the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.

Hosea 11:2

They called to them, thus they went from them: they will sacrifice to the Baals, and to the carved images they will burn incense.

Hosea 12:1

Ephraim fed upon the wind, and he pursued the east wind: all the day he multiplied falsehood and destruction; and they will cut out a covenant with Assur, and oil will be brought to Egypt

Revelation 22:11

He being unjust, let him be unjust yet: and he being filthy, let him be filthy yet: and the just, let him do justice yet: and the holy, let him be holy yet.

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