Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And seven women shall lay hold upon one man in that day, saying, We will eat our bread, and we will be clothed with our garments: only thy name shall be called upon us to take away our reproach.

New American Standard Bible

For seven women will take hold of one man in that day, saying, “We will eat our own bread and wear our own clothes, only let us be called by your name; take away our reproach!”

King James Version

And in that day seven women shall take hold of one man, saying, We will eat our own bread, and wear our own apparel: only let us be called by thy name, to take away our reproach.

Holman Bible

On that day seven women
will seize one man, saying,
“We will eat our own bread
and provide our own clothing.
Just let us be called by your name.
Take away our disgrace.”

International Standard Version

"At that time, seven women will cling tightly to one man and will make him this offer: "We'll provide our own bread. We'll provide our own clothes. Just let us marry you so we won't be stigmatized anymore.'"

A Conservative Version

And seven women shall take hold of one man in that day, saying, We will eat our own bread, and wear our own apparel. Only let us be called by thy name; take thou away our reproach.

American Standard Version

And seven women shall take hold of one man in that day, saying, We will eat our own bread, and wear our own apparel: only let us be called by thy name; take thou away our reproach.

Amplified

And in that day seven women will take hold of one man, saying, “We will eat our own food and wear [and provide] our own clothes; only let us be called by your name; take away our shame [of being unmarried].”

Bible in Basic English

And in that day seven women will put their hands on one man, saying, There will be no need for you to give us food or clothing, only let us go under your name, so that our shame may be taken away.

Darby Translation

And seven women shall take hold of one man in that day, saying, Our own bread will we eat, and with our own garments will we be clothed; only let us be called by thy name; take away our reproach!

King James 2000

And in that day seven women shall take hold of one man, saying, We will eat our own bread, and wear our own apparel: only let us be called by your name, to take away our reproach.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And seven women shall grasp at one man on that day, saying, "We will eat our own bread, and we will wear our own clothing; only {let us be called by your name}! Take away our disgrace!"

Modern King James verseion

And in that day seven women shall take hold of one man, saying, we will eat our own bread and wear our own clothing; only let us be called by your name, to take away our shame.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then shall seven wives take hold of one man, and say, "We will lay all our meat and clothing together in common, only that we may be called thy wives, and that this shameful reproof may be taken from us."

NET Bible

Seven women will grab hold of one man at that time. They will say, "We will provide our own food, we will provide our own clothes; but let us belong to you -- take away our shame!"

New Heart English Bible

Seven women shall take hold of one man in that day, saying, "We will eat our own bread, and wear our own clothing: only let us be called by your name. Take away our reproach."

The Emphasized Bible

And seven women will take hold of one man in that day, saying, Our own bread, will we eat, And our own apparel, will we wear, - Only let us be called by thy name, to take away our reproach.

Webster

And in that day seven women shall take hold of one man, saying, We will eat our own bread, and wear our own apparel: only let us be called by thy name, to take away our reproach.

World English Bible

Seven women shall take hold of one man in that day, saying, "We will eat our own bread, and wear our own clothing: only let us be called by your name. Take away our reproach."

Youngs Literal Translation

And taken hold have seven women on one man, In that day, saying, 'Our own bread we do eat, And our own raiment we put on, Only, let thy name be called over us, Remove thou our reproach.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And in that day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

שׁבעה שׁבע 
Sheba` 
Usage: 395

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

of one
אחד 
'echad 
Usage: 432

man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

We will eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

and wear
לבשׁ לבשׁ 
Labash 
Usage: 111

שׂמלה 
Simlah 
Usage: 29

only let us be called
קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

by thy name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

to take away
אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

The Lord's New Glory For Zion

1 And seven women shall lay hold upon one man in that day, saying, We will eat our bread, and we will be clothed with our garments: only thy name shall be called upon us to take away our reproach. 2 In that day shall the springing up of Jehovah be for beauty and for glory, and the fruit of the earth for majesty and for ornament, for the escaping of Israel.



Cross References

Genesis 30:23

And she will conceive and will bare a son, and she will say, God took away my reproach.

Isaiah 13:12

I will make a man precious above pure gold, and a man above the gold of Ophir.

1 Samuel 1:6

Being grieved, her distress grieved her so that she was moved because Jehovah shut up about her womb

Isaiah 2:11

The lofty eyes of man were humbled, and the height of men bowed down, and Jehovah alone was exalted in that day.

Isaiah 2:17

And the haughtiness of man was bowed down, and the height of man was humbled: and Jehovah alone was exalted in that day.

Isaiah 3:25-26

Thy men shall fall by the sword, and thy strength in the war.

Isaiah 10:20

And it was in that day the remainder of Israel shall no more add, and the escaping of the house of Jacob, to lean upon him smiting them; and were leaning upon Jehovah the holy of Israel in truth.

Isaiah 17:7

In that day shall the man look upon him making him, and his eyes shall look to the Holy One of Israel

Luke 1:25

That so has the Lord done to me in days which he looked upon, to take away my reproach among men.

Luke 21:22

For these are the days of vengeance, that all things having been written, should be completed.

2 Thessalonians 3:12

And to such we proclaim and beseech by our Lord Jesus Christ, that, with freedom from care working, they should eat their own bread.

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