Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Like the striking of Him who has struck them, has He struck them? Or like the slaughter of His slain, have they been slain?

King James Version

Hath he smitten him, as he smote those that smote him? or is he slain according to the slaughter of them that are slain by him?

Holman Bible

Did the Lord strike Israel as He struck the one who struck Israel? Was he killed like those killed by Him?

International Standard Version

Has the LORD struck them down, just as he struck down those who struck them? Or have they been killed, just as their killers were killed?

A Conservative Version

Has he smitten them as he smote those who smote them? Or are they slain according to the slaughter of those who were slain by them?

American Standard Version

Hath he smitten them as he smote those that smote them? or are they slain according to the slaughter of them that were slain by them?

Amplified

Has [the Lord] smitten [Israel] as He smote those who smote them? Or have [the Israelites] been slain as their slayers were slain?

Bible in Basic English

Is his punishment like the punishment of those who overcame him? or are his dead as great in number as those he put to the sword?

Darby Translation

Hath he smitten him according to the smiting of those that smote him? Is he slain according to the slaughter of those slain by him?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Has he been smitten as he who smote him? or has he been slain as those who slew him?

Julia Smith Translation

According to the blow of him striking him, he struck him; or according to the killing of those killing him, he killed.

King James 2000

Has he struck him, as he struck those that struck him? or is he slain according to the slaughter of them that are slain by him?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Does he strike him {as he struck down those who struck him}? Or is he killed {as those who killed him were killed}?

Modern King James verseion

Has He stricken him, as He struck those who struck Him? Is He slain according to the slaughter of the slain by Him?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Smiteth he not his smiter, as even as he is smitten himself? Destroyeth he not the murderers, as he is murdered?

NET Bible

Has the Lord struck down Israel like he did their oppressors? Has Israel been killed like their enemies?

New Heart English Bible

Has he struck them as he struck those who struck them? Or are they killed like those who killed them were killed?

The Emphasized Bible

Was it, with the smiting of his smiter, that he smote him? Or as with the slaying of his slayer, was he slain?

Webster

Hath he smitten him, as he smote those that smote him? or is he slain according to the slaughter of them that are slain by him?

World English Bible

Has he struck them as he struck those who struck them? Or are they killed like those who killed them were killed?

Youngs Literal Translation

As the smiting of his smiter hath He smitten him? As the slaying of his slain doth He slay?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

him, as he smote
מכּה מכּה 
Makkah 
Usage: 48

נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

him or is he slain
הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

הרג 
hereg 
Usage: 5

הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Israel Rescued

6 In the days to come Jacob will take root, Israel will blossom and sprout, And they will fill the whole world with fruit. 7 Like the striking of Him who has struck them, has He struck them? Or like the slaughter of His slain, have they been slain? 8 You contended with them by banishing them, by driving them away With His fierce wind He has expelled them on the day of the east wind.



Cross References

Isaiah 37:36-38

Then the angel of the LORD went out and struck 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians; and when men arose early in the morning, behold, all of these were dead.

Isaiah 10:20-25

Now in that day the remnant of Israel, and those of the house of Jacob who have escaped, will never again rely on the one who struck them, but will truly rely on the LORD, the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 14:22-23

"I will rise up against them," declares the LORD of hosts, "and will cut off from Babylon name and survivors, offspring and posterity," declares the LORD.

Isaiah 17:3

"The fortified city will disappear from Ephraim, And sovereignty from Damascus And the remnant of Aram; They will be like the glory of the sons of Israel," Declares the LORD of hosts.

Isaiah 17:14

At evening time, behold, there is terror! Before morning they are no more. Such will be the portion of those who plunder us And the lot of those who pillage us.

Jeremiah 30:11-16

'For I am with you,' declares the LORD, 'to save you; For I will destroy completely all the nations where I have scattered you, Only I will not destroy you completely But I will chasten you justly And will by no means leave you unpunished.'

Jeremiah 50:33-34

Thus says the LORD of hosts, "The sons of Israel are oppressed, And the sons of Judah as well; And all who took them captive have held them fast, They have refused to let them go.

Jeremiah 50:40

"As when God overthrew Sodom And Gomorrah with its neighbors," declares the LORD, "No man will live there, Nor will any son of man reside in it.

Jeremiah 51:24

"But I will repay Babylon and all the inhabitants of Chaldea for all their evil that they have done in Zion before your eyes," declares the LORD.

Daniel 2:31-35

"You, O king, were looking and behold, there was a single great statue; that statue, which was large and of extraordinary splendor, was standing in front of you, and its appearance was awesome.

Nahum 1:14

The LORD has issued a command concerning you: "Your name will no longer be perpetuated I will cut off idol and image From the house of your gods I will prepare your grave, For you are contemptible."

Nahum 3:19

There is no relief for your breakdown, Your wound is incurable All who hear about you Will clap their hands over you, For on whom has not your evil passed continually?

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