Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

They ravished the women in Zion, the virgins in the cities of Judah.

New American Standard Bible

They ravished the women in Zion,
The virgins in the cities of Judah.

King James Version

They ravished the women in Zion, and the maids in the cities of Judah.

Holman Bible

Women are raped in Zion,
girls in the cities of Judah.

International Standard Version

They have raped women in Zion, young women in the towns of Judah.

American Standard Version

They ravished the women in Zion, The virgins in the cities of Judah.

Amplified


They ravished the women in Zion,
The virgins in the cities of Judah.

Bible in Basic English

They took by force the women in Zion, the virgins in the towns of Judah.

Darby Translation

They have ravished the women in Zion, the maids in the cities of Judah.

Julia Smith Translation

They humbled the women in Zion the virgins in the cities of Judah.

King James 2000

They ravished the women in Zion, and the maidens in the cities of Judah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They raped women in Zion, young women in the cities of Judah.

Modern King James verseion

They raped the women in Zion, virgins in the cities of Judah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The wives are ravished in Zion, and the maidens in the cities of Judah.

NET Bible

They raped women in Zion, virgins in the towns of Judah.

New Heart English Bible

They raped the women in Zion, the virgins in the cities of Judah.

The Emphasized Bible

Women - in Zion, were ravished, virgins, in the cities of Judah!

Webster

They ravished the women in Zion, and the maids in the cities of Judah.

World English Bible

They ravished the women in Zion, The virgins in the cities of Judah.

Youngs Literal Translation

Wives in Zion they have humbled, Virgins -- in cities of Judah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
the women
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

in Zion
ציּון 
Tsiyown 
Usage: 154

and the maids
בּתוּלה 
B@thuwlah 
Usage: 50

in the cities
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

References

Fausets

Watsons

Fox

Context Readings

A Request For Mercy

10 Our skin is black like an oven, because of the burning heat of famine. 11 They ravished the women in Zion, the virgins in the cities of Judah. 12 Rulers were hanged up by their hand. The faces of elders were not honored.


Cross References

Zechariah 14:2

For I will gather all nations against Jerusalem to battle. And the city shall be taken, and the houses rifled, and the women ravished, and half of the city shall go forth into captivity. And the residue of the people shall not be c

Isaiah 13:16

Their infants also shall be dashed in pieces before their eyes. Their houses shall be rifled, and their wives ravished.

Deuteronomy 28:30

Thou shall betroth a wife, and another man shall lay with her. Thou shall build a house, and thou shall not dwell in it. Thou shall plant a vineyard, and shall not use the fruit of it.

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