Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Hear ye, and give ear; be not proud; for Jehovah hath spoken.

New American Standard Bible

Listen and give heed, do not be haughty,
For the Lord has spoken.

King James Version

Hear ye, and give ear; be not proud: for the LORD hath spoken.

Holman Bible

Listen and pay attention. Do not be proud,
for the Lord has spoken.

International Standard Version

Listen and pay attention! Don't be proud, for the LORD has spoken.

A Conservative Version

Hear ye, and give ear, be not proud, for LORD has spoken.


Listen and pay close attention, do not be haughty and overconfident,
For the Lord has spoken [says Jeremiah].

Bible in Basic English

Give ear and let your ears be open; be not lifted up: for these are the words of the Lord.

Darby Translation

Hear ye, and give ear, be not lifted up; for Jehovah hath spoken.

Julia Smith Translation

Hear ye, and give ear; ye shall not be proud: for Jehovah spake.

King James 2000

Hear you, and give ear; be not proud: for the LORD has spoken.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Listen, and pay attention, you must not be haughty, for Yahweh has spoken.

Modern King James verseion

Hear and give ear; do not be proud; for Jehovah has spoken.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Be obedient, give ear, take no disdain at it, for it is the LORD himself that speaketh!

NET Bible

Then I said to the people of Judah, "Listen and pay attention! Do not be arrogant! For the Lord has spoken.

New Heart English Bible

"Hear, and give ear; do not be proud; for the LORD has spoken.

The Emphasized Bible

Hear ye and give ear, be not haughty, - For Yahweh, hath spoken.


Hear ye, and give ear; be not proud: for the LORD hath spoken.

World English Bible

Hear, and give ear; don't be proud; for Yahweh has spoken.

Youngs Literal Translation

Hear, and give ear -- be not haughty, For Jehovah hath spoken.


Root Form
ye, and give ear
Usage: 42

be not proud
Usage: 34

for the Lord

Usage: 0

Context Readings

The Linen Loincloth

14 And I will dash them one against another, even the fathers and the sons together, saith Jehovah: I will not pity, nor spare, nor have compassion, that I should not destroy them. 15 Hear ye, and give ear; be not proud; for Jehovah hath spoken. 16 Give glory to Jehovah your God, before he cause darkness, and before your feet stumble upon the dark mountains, and, while ye look for light, he turn it into the shadow of death, and make it gross darkness.

Cross References

Isaiah 28:14-22

Wherefore hear the word of Jehovah, ye scoffers, that rule this people that is in Jerusalem:

Isaiah 42:23

Who is there among you that will give ear to this? that will hearken and hear for the time to come?

Jeremiah 26:15

Only know ye for certain that, if ye put me to death, ye will bring innocent blood upon yourselves, and upon this city, and upon the inhabitants thereof; for of a truth Jehovah hath sent me unto you to speak all these words in your ears.

Joel 1:2

Hear this, ye old men, and give ear, all ye inhabitants of the land. Hath this been in your days, or in the days of your fathers?

Amos 7:15

and Jehovah took me from following the flock, and Jehovah said unto me, Go, prophesy unto my people Israel.

Acts 4:19-20

But Peter and John answered and said unto them, Whether it is right in the sight of God to hearken unto you rather than unto God, judge ye:

James 4:10

Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall exalt you.

Revelation 2:29

He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith to the churches.

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