Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither didst thou go up to offer sacrifice.

New American Standard Bible

"Upon a high and lofty mountain You have made your bed. You also went up there to offer sacrifice.

King James Version

Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither wentest thou up to offer sacrifice.

Holman Bible

You have placed your bed
on a high and lofty mountain;
you also went up there to offer sacrifice.

International Standard Version

"You have made your bed on a high and lofty mountain, and you went up to offer sacrifice there.

A Conservative Version

Upon a high and lofty mountain thou have set thy bed. Thou also went up there to offer sacrifice.

American Standard Version

Upon a high and lofty mountain hast thou set thy bed; thither also wentest thou up to offer sacrifice.

Amplified

Upon a lofty and high mountain you have openly and shamelessly set your [idolatrous and adulterous] bed; even there you went up to offer sacrifice [in spiritual unfaithfulness to your divine Husband].

Bible in Basic English

You have put your bed on a high mountain: there you went up to make your offering.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Upon the lofty and high mountain thou hast set thy bed: even there thou didst go up to offer sacrifice.

Julia Smith Translation

Upon a mountain high and lifted up thou didst set thy bed: also there thou wentest up to sacrifice a sacrifice.

King James 2000

Upon a lofty and high mountain have you set your bed: even there you went up to offer sacrifice.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have set your bed upon a high and lofty mountain; indeed, you went up there to slaughter sacrifice.

Modern King James verseion

On a lofty and high mountain you have set your bed; even there you went up to offer sacrifice.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou hast made thy bed upon high mountains; thou wentest up thither, and there hast thou slain sacrifices.

NET Bible

On every high, elevated hill you prepare your bed; you go up there to offer sacrifices.

New Heart English Bible

On a high and lofty mountain you have set your bed; there also you went up to offer sacrifice.

The Emphasized Bible

On a mountain high and uplifted, hast thou set thy couch, - Even thither, hast thou gone up, to offer sacrifice;

Webster

Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither thou wentest up to offer sacrifice.

World English Bible

On a high and lofty mountain you have set your bed; there also you went up to offer sacrifice.

Youngs Literal Translation

On a mountain, high and exalted, Thou hast set thy couch, Also thither thou hast gone up to make a sacrifice.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּבוהּ גּבהּ 
Gaboahh 
Usage: 37

and high
נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

hast thou set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

משׁכּב 
Mishkab 
Usage: 46

even thither wentest thou up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

to offer
זבח 
Zabach 
Usage: 134

Context Readings

Idolatry Is Adultery

6 Among the smooth stones of the torrent is thy portion; they, they are thy lot: even to them hast thou poured out a drink-offering, thou hast offered an oblation. Shall I be comforted myself as to these things? 7 Upon a lofty and high mountain hast thou set thy bed: even thither didst thou go up to offer sacrifice. 8 Behind the doors also and the posts hast thou set up thy remembrance: for apart from me, thou hast uncovered thyself, and art gone up; thou hast enlarged thy bed, and hast made agreement with them; thou lovedst their bed, thou sawest their nakedness.



Cross References

Ezekiel 16:16

And of thy garments thou didst take, and madest for thyself high places decked with divers colours, and didst play the harlot thereupon: the like hath not come to pass, and shall be no more.

Ezekiel 23:41

and satest upon a stately bed, with a table prepared before it, whereupon thou hadst set mine incense and mine oil.

Jeremiah 2:20

For of old thou hast broken thy yoke, and burst thy bands; and thou saidst, I will not serve. For upon every high hill, and under every green tree, thou bowest down, playing the harlot.

Jeremiah 3:2

Lift up thine eyes unto the heights and see, where hast thou not been lain with? In the ways hast thou sat for them, as an Arab in the wilderness; and thou hast polluted the land with thy fornications and with thy wickedness.

Jeremiah 3:6

And Jehovah said unto me in the days of Josiah the king, Hast thou seen what backsliding Israel hath done? She hath gone up upon every high mountain and under every green tree, and there hath committed fornication.

Ezekiel 16:25

thou didst build thy high place at every head of the way, and madest thy beauty to be abhorred, and thou didst open thy feet to every one that passed by, and multiply thy whoredom.

Ezekiel 20:28-29

When I had brought them into the land which I had lifted up my hand to give unto them, then they saw every high hill and all the thick trees, and they offered there their sacrifices, and there they presented the provocation of their offering; and there they placed their sweet savour, and there poured out their drink-offerings.

Ezekiel 23:17

And the children of Babylon came to her into the bed of love, and they defiled her with their fornication; she too defiled herself with them, and her soul was alienated from them.

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