Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

and they have cast lots for my people, and have given a boy for a harlot, and sold a girl for wine, and have drunk it.

New American Standard Bible

“They have also cast lots for My people,
Traded a boy for a harlot
And sold a girl for wine that they may drink.

King James Version

And they have cast lots for my people; and have given a boy for an harlot, and sold a girl for wine, that they might drink.

Holman Bible

They cast lots for My people;
they bartered a boy for a prostitute
and sold a girl for wine to drink.

International Standard Version

They cast lots for my people they sold a young boy in exchange for a prostitute, and a girl for wine, so they could drink."

A Conservative Version

and have cast lots for my people, and have given a boy for a harlot, and sold a girl for wine, that they may drink.

American Standard Version

and have cast lots for my people, and have given a boy for a harlot, and sold a girl for wine, that they may drink.

Amplified


“They have also cast lots for My people,
And have traded a boy for a prostitute
And have sold a girl for wine that they may drink.

Bible in Basic English

And they have put the fate of my people to the decision of chance: giving a boy for the price of a loose woman and a girl for a drink of wine.

Julia Smith Translation

And for my people they cast the lot: and they will give the boy for a harlot, and they sold the girl for wine; and they will drink

King James 2000

And they have cast lots for my people; and have given a boy for a harlot, and sold a girl for wine, that they might drink.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For my people they cast lots, and {they traded} the male child for the prostitute, and the female child they sold for wine and they drank [it].

Modern King James verseion

And they have cast lots for My people, and have given a boy for a prostitute, and sold a girl for wine, so that they might drink.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Yea, they have cast lots for my people, the young men have they set in the brothel house, and sold the damsels for wine, that they might have to drink.

NET Bible

and they cast lots for my people. They traded a boy for a prostitute; they sold a little girl for wine so they could drink.

New Heart English Bible

and have cast lots for my people, and have given a boy for a prostitute, and sold a girl for wine, that they may drink.

The Emphasized Bible

And, for my people, they cast lots, - and gave a boy for a harlot, and a girl sold they for wine - and drank.

Webster

And they have cast lots for my people; and have given a boy for a harlot, and sold a girl for wine, that they might drink.

World English Bible

and have cast lots for my people, and have given a boy for a prostitute, and sold a girl for wine, that they may drink.

Youngs Literal Translation

And for My people they do cast a lot, And they give the young man for an harlot, And the young woman have sold for wine, That they may drink.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ידד 
Yadad 
Usage: 3

גּרל גּורל 
Gowral 
lot
Usage: 77

for my people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

and have given
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

a boy
ילד 
Yeled 
Usage: 89

for an harlot
זנה 
Zanah 
Usage: 93

and sold
מכר 
Makar 
sell, seller, at all
Usage: 80

a girl
ילדּה 
Yaldah 
Usage: 3

יין 
Yayin 
Usage: 140

References

American

Easton

Context Readings

Yahweh's Judgment On The Nations

2 I will also gather all the nations, and will bring them down into the valley of Jehoshaphat, and I will enter into judgment with them there on account of my people and mine inheritance, Israel, whom they have scattered among the nations: and they have parted my land; 3 and they have cast lots for my people, and have given a boy for a harlot, and sold a girl for wine, and have drunk it. 4 Yea also, what have ye to do with me, O Tyre and Zidon, and all the districts of Philistia? Will ye render me a recompence? But if ye recompense me, swiftly and speedily will I bring your recompence upon your own head;


Cross References

Amos 2:6

Thus saith Jehovah: For three transgressions of Israel, and for four, I will not revoke its sentence; because they have sold the righteous for silver, and the needy for a pair of shoes;

Obadiah 1:11

In the day that thou stoodest on the other side, in the day that strangers carried away captive his substance, and foreigners entered into his gates, and cast lots upon Jerusalem, even thou wast as one of them.

Nahum 3:10

She too was carried away, she went into captivity: her infants also were dashed in pieces, at the top of all the streets; and they cast lots for her honourable men, and all her great men were bound with chains.

2 Chronicles 28:8-9

And the children of Israel carried away captive of their brethren two hundred thousand, women, sons, and daughters, and took away also much spoil from them, and brought the spoil to Samaria.

Revelation 18:13

and cinnamon, and amomum, and incense, and unguent, and frankincense, and wine, and oil, and fine flour, and wheat, and cattle, and sheep, and of horses, and of chariots, and of bodies, and souls of men.

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