Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

behold, I am going to arouse them from the place where you have sold them, and return your recompense on your head.

King James Version

Behold, I will raise them out of the place whither ye have sold them, and will return your recompence upon your own head:

Holman Bible

Look, I am about to rouse them up from the place where you sold them; I will bring retribution on your heads.

International Standard Version

"Look, I will bring them up from where you sold them, I will turn your revenge back upon you,

A Conservative Version

behold, I will stir them up out of the place where ye have sold them, and will return your recompense upon your own head.

American Standard Version

behold, I will stir them up out of the place whither ye have sold them, and will return your recompense upon your own head;

Amplified

behold, I am going to stir them up from the place where you have sold them [and return them to their land], and I shall return your action [of retaliation] on your own head.

Bible in Basic English

See, I will have them moved from the place where you have sent them, and will let what you have done come back on your head;

Darby Translation

Behold, I will raise them up out of the place whither ye have sold them, and will bring your recompence upon your own head.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold me raising them up from the place where ye sold them there, and I turned back your recompense upon your head:

King James 2000

Behold, I will raise them out of the place to which you have sold them, and will return your recompense upon your own head:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Look! I [am] rousing them from the place where you have sold them, and I will return what you deserve on your head!

Modern King James verseion

Behold, I am raising them out of the place where you have sold them, and will turn your reward on your own head.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Behold, therefore, I will raise them out of the place, where ye have sold them, and will reward you even upon your head.

NET Bible

Look! I am rousing them from that place to which you sold them. I will repay you for what you have done!

New Heart English Bible

Behold, I will stir them up out of the place where you have sold them, and will return your repayment on your own head;

The Emphasized Bible

Behold me! rousing them up out of the place whither ye sold them, - So will I bring back your dealing upon your own head.

Webster

Behold, I will raise them out of the place whither ye have sold them, and will return your recompense upon your own head:

World English Bible

Behold, I will stir them up out of the place where you have sold them, and will return your repayment on your own head;

Youngs Literal Translation

Lo, I am stirring them up out of the place Whither ye have sold them, And I have turned back your recompence on your head,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Behold, I will raise
עוּר 
`uwr 
Usage: 80

them out of the place
מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

מכר 
Makar 
sell, seller, at all
Usage: 80

them, and will return
שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

גּמוּל 
G@muwl 
Usage: 19

References

Context Readings

Yahweh's Judgment On The Nations

6 and sold the sons of Judah and Jerusalem to the Greeks in order to remove them far from their territory, 7 behold, I am going to arouse them from the place where you have sold them, and return your recompense on your head. 8 Also I will sell your sons and your daughters into the hand of the sons of Judah, and they will sell them to the Sabeans, to a distant nation,” for the Lord has spoken.


Cross References

Isaiah 43:5-6

“Do not fear, for I am with you;
I will bring your offspring from the east,
And gather you from the west.

Jeremiah 23:8

but, ‘As the Lord lives, who brought up and led back the descendants of the household of Israel from the north land and from all the countries where I had driven them.’ Then they will live on their own soil.”

Joel 3:4

Moreover, what are you to Me, O Tyre, Sidon and all the regions of Philistia? Are you rendering Me a recompense? But if you do recompense Me, swiftly and speedily I will return your recompense on your head.

2 Thessalonians 1:6

For after all it is only just for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,

Judges 1:7

Adoni-bezek said, “Seventy kings with their thumbs and their big toes cut off used to gather up scraps under my table; as I have done, so God has repaid me.” So they brought him to Jerusalem and he died there.

1 Samuel 15:33

But Samuel said, “As your sword has made women childless, so shall your mother be childless among women.” And Samuel hewed Agag to pieces before the Lord at Gilgal.

Esther 7:10

So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had prepared for Mordecai, and the king’s anger subsided.

Isaiah 11:12

And He will lift up a standard for the nations
And assemble the banished ones of Israel,
And will gather the dispersed of Judah
From the four corners of the earth.

Isaiah 49:12

“Behold, these will come from afar;
And lo, these will come from the north and from the west,
And these from the land of Sinim.”

Jeremiah 30:10

Fear not, O Jacob My servant,’ declares the Lord,
‘And do not be dismayed, O Israel;
For behold, I will save you from afar
And your offspring from the land of their captivity.
And Jacob will return and will be quiet and at ease,
And no one will make him afraid.

Jeremiah 30:16

‘Therefore all who devour you will be devoured;
And all your adversaries, every one of them, will go into captivity;
And those who plunder you will be for plunder,
And all who prey upon you I will give for prey.

Jeremiah 31:8

“Behold, I am bringing them from the north country,
And I will gather them from the remote parts of the earth,
Among them the blind and the lame,
The woman with child and she who is in labor with child, together;
A great company, they will return here.

Jeremiah 32:37

Behold, I will gather them out of all the lands to which I have driven them in My anger, in My wrath and in great indignation; and I will bring them back to this place and make them dwell in safety.

Ezekiel 34:12-13

As a shepherd cares for his herd in the day when he is among his scattered sheep, so I will care for My sheep and will deliver them from all the places to which they were scattered on a cloudy and gloomy day.

Ezekiel 36:24

For I will take you from the nations, gather you from all the lands and bring you into your own land.

Ezekiel 38:8

After many days you will be summoned; in the latter years you will come into the land that is restored from the sword, whose inhabitants have been gathered from many nations to the mountains of Israel which had been a continual waste; but its people were brought out from the nations, and they are living securely, all of them.

Zechariah 10:6-10

“I will strengthen the house of Judah,
And I will save the house of Joseph,
And I will bring them back,
Because I have had compassion on them;
And they will be as though I had not rejected them,
For I am the Lord their God and I will answer them.

Matthew 7:2

For in the way you judge, you will be judged; and by your standard of measure, it will be measured to you.

James 2:13

For judgment will be merciless to one who has shown no mercy; mercy triumphs over judgment.

Revelation 13:10

If anyone is destined for captivity, to captivity he goes; if anyone kills with the sword, with the sword he must be killed. Here is the perseverance and the faith of the saints.

Revelation 16:6

for they poured out the blood of saints and prophets, and You have given them blood to drink. They deserve it.”

Revelation 19:2

because His judgments are true and righteous; for He has judged the great harlot who was corrupting the earth with her immorality, and He has avenged the blood of His bond-servants on her.”

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