Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Therefore I am like a moth to Ephraim And like rottenness to the house of Judah.

King James Version

Therefore will I be unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

Holman Bible

So I am like rot to Ephraim and like decay to the house of Judah.

International Standard Version

Therefore I will consume Ephraim like a moth, and the house of Judah as rottenness consumes.

A Conservative Version

Therefore I am to Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

American Standard Version

Therefore am I unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

Amplified

Therefore I am like a moth to Ephraim and like dry rot to the house of Judah [in My judgment against them].

Bible in Basic English

And so to Ephraim I am like a wasting insect, and a destruction to the children of Judah.

Darby Translation

And I will be unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore I will be unto Ephraim as a moth and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

Julia Smith Translation

And I as a moth to Ephraim, and as rottenness to the house of Judah.

King James 2000

Therefore will I be unto Ephraim like a moth, and to the house of Judah like rottenness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But I [am] like a maggot to Ephraim and like rottenness to the house of Judah.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore I am as a moth to Ephraim, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore will I be unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as a caterpillar.

NET Bible

I will be like a moth to Ephraim, like wood rot to the house of Judah.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore I am to Ephraim like a moth, and to the house of Judah like rottenness.

The Emphasized Bible

But, I, was like a moth, to Ephraim, - and like rotten wood to the house of Judah.

Webster

Therefore will I be to Ephraim as a moth, and to the house of Judah as rottenness.

World English Bible

Therefore I am to Ephraim like a moth, and to the house of Judah like rottenness.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I am as a moth to Ephraim, And as a rotten thing to the house of Judah.

Interlinear

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

as a moth
עשׂב עשׁ 
`ash 
Usage: 12

and to the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

of Judah
יהוּדה 
Y@huwdah 
Usage: 648

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

The Priests Are A Snare

11 Ephraim is oppressed, crushed in judgment, Because he was determined to follow man's command. 12 Therefore I am like a moth to Ephraim And like rottenness to the house of Judah. 13 When Ephraim saw his sickness, And Judah his wound, Then Ephraim went to Assyria And sent to King Jareb But he is unable to heal you, Or to cure you of your wound.



Cross References

Isaiah 51:8

"For the moth will eat them like a garment, And the grub will eat them like wool But My righteousness will be forever, And My salvation to all generations."

Job 13:28

While I am decaying like a rotten thing, Like a garment that is moth-eaten.

Proverbs 12:4

An excellent wife is the crown of her husband, But she who shames him is like rottenness in his bones.

Isaiah 50:9

Behold, the Lord GOD helps Me; Who is he who condemns Me? Behold, they will all wear out like a garment; The moth will eat them.

Jonah 4:7

But God appointed a worm when dawn came the next day and it attacked the plant and it withered.

Mark 9:43-48

"If your hand causes you to stumble, cut it off; it is better for you to enter life crippled, than, having your two hands, to go into hell, into the unquenchable fire,

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