Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Ephraim is joined to idols: let him alone.

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.

Julia Smith Translation

Ephraim is joined to images: leave him.

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 Israel slides back like a stubborn heifer: now the LORD will feed them as a lamb in an open pasture. 17  Ephraim is joined to idols: let him alone. 18 Their drink is sour: they have committed harlotry continually: her rulers love shame more than glory.



Cross References

Psalm 81:12

So I gave them up unto their own hearts' lust: and they walked in their own counsels.

Hosea 4:4

Yet let no man strive, nor reprove another: for your people are as they that strive with the priest.

Hosea 13:2

And now they sin more and more, and have made them molten images of their silver, and idols according to their own understanding, all of it the work of craftsmen: they say of them, Let the men that sacrifice kiss the calves.

Matthew 15:14

Let them alone: they are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.

Hosea 11:2

As they called them, so they went from them: they sacrificed unto Baalim, and burned incense to graven images.

Hosea 12:1

Ephraim feeds on wind, and follows after the east wind: he daily increases lies and desolation; and they do make a covenant with the Assyrians, and oil is carried into Egypt.

Revelation 22:11

He that is unjust, let him be unjust still: and he that is filthy, let him be filthy still: and he that is righteous, let him be righteous still: and he that is holy, let him be holy still.

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