Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

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

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.

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.

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
Therefore will I be unto Ephraim
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 Oppressed, is Ephraim, crushed in judgment, - because he hath, wilfully, walked after falsehood. 12 But, I, was like a moth, to Ephraim, - and like rotten wood to the house of Judah. 13 When Ephraim, saw, his injury, and Judah his wound, then went Ephraim unto Assyria, and Judah sent unto a hostile king, - yet, he, cannot heal you, nor will the wound, remove from you.



Cross References

Isaiah 51:8

For like a garment, shall they be eaten of the moth, And like wool, shall they he eaten of the larva; But, my righteousness, unto times age-abiding shall continue, And, my salvation, unto the remotest generation.

Job 13:28

And, a man himself, as a rotten thing, weareth out, as a garment which the moth hath eaten.

Proverbs 12:4

A virtuous woman, is the crown of her husband, but, a veritable decay in his bones, is she that causeth shame.

Isaiah 50:9

Lo! My Lord, Yahweh, will help me, Who is he that shall prove me lawless? Lo! they all, as a garment, shall fall to pieces, the moth shall consume them.

Jonah 4:7

But God appointed a worm, at the uprisings of the dawn, the next day, - and it smote the gourd, that it withered.

Mark 9:43-48

And, if thy hand shall cause thee to stumble, cut it off, - it is, seemly, for thee, maimed, to enter into life, rather than having, the two hands, to depart into the gehenna, into the fire that is not quenched;

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