Parallel Verses

King James 2000

For her rich men are full of violence, and her inhabitants have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

New American Standard Bible

“For the rich men of the city are full of violence,
Her residents speak lies,
And their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

King James Version

For the rich men thereof are full of violence, and the inhabitants thereof have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

Holman Bible

For the wealthy of the city are full of violence,
and its residents speak lies;
the tongues in their mouths are deceitful.

International Standard Version

Her rich people are filled with violence, and her inhabitants tell lies their tongues speak deceitfully!

A Conservative Version

For the rich men of it are full of violence, and the inhabitants of it have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

American Standard Version

For the rich men thereof are full of violence, and the inhabitants thereof have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

Amplified


“For the rich men of the city are full of violence [of every kind];
Her inhabitants speak lies
And their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

Bible in Basic English

For its men of wealth are cruel, and its people have said what is not true, and their tongue is false in their mouth.

Darby Translation

For her rich men are full of violence, and her inhabitants speak lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

Julia Smith Translation

For her rich ones were full of violence, and her inhabitants spake falsehood, and their tongue of deceit in their mouth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Because her rich are full of violence, and her inhabitants speak lies, and their tongue [is] deceitful in their mouth.

Modern King James verseion

For its rich men are full of violence, and its people have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

among those that be full of riches unrighteously gotten: where the citizens deal with falsity, speak lies, and have deceitful tongues in their mouths?

NET Bible

The city's rich men think nothing of resorting to violence; her inhabitants lie, their tongues speak deceptive words.

New Heart English Bible

Her rich men are full of violence, her inhabitants speak lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their speech.

The Emphasized Bible

For, her rich men, are full of violence, and, her inhabitants, have spoken falsehood, - and, their tongue, is deceitful in their mouth.

Webster

For the rich men thereof are full of violence, and the inhabitants thereof have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

World English Bible

Her rich men are full of violence, her inhabitants speak lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their speech.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whose rich ones have been full of violence, And its inhabitants have spoken falsehood, And their tongue is deceitful in their mouth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For the rich men
עשׁיר 
`ashiyr 
Usage: 23

and the inhabitants
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

שׁקר 
Sheqer 
Usage: 113

לשׁנה לשׁן לשׁון 
Lashown 
Usage: 116

רמיּה 
R@miyah 
Usage: 15

References

Hastings

Context Readings

The Destruction Of The Wicked

11 Shall I count those pure with the wicked balances, and with the bag of deceitful weights? 12  For her rich men are full of violence, and her inhabitants have spoken lies, and their tongue is deceitful in their mouth. 13 Therefore also will I make you sick in striking you, in making you desolate because of your sins.


Cross References

Isaiah 1:23

Your princes are rebellious, and companions of thieves: everyone loves bribes, and follows after rewards: they judge not the fatherless, neither does the cause of the widow come before them.

Jeremiah 9:8

Their tongue is as an arrow shot out; it speaks deceit: one speaks peaceably to his neighbor with his mouth, but in his heart he lies in wait.

Hosea 7:13

Woe unto them! for they have fled from me: destruction unto them! because they have transgressed against me: though I have redeemed them, yet they have spoken lies against me.

Isaiah 5:7

For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant: and he looked for justice, but behold oppression; for righteousness, but behold a cry.

Jeremiah 9:2-6

Oh that I had in the wilderness a lodging place for wayfaring men; that I might leave my people and go from them! For they are all adulterers, an assembly of treacherous men.

Micah 2:1-2

Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practice it, because it is in the power of their hand.

Isaiah 3:8

For Jerusalem is ruined, and Judah is fallen: because their tongue and their deeds are against the LORD, to provoke the eyes of his glory.

Isaiah 59:3-15

For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips have spoken lies, your tongue has muttered perverseness.

Jeremiah 5:5-6

I will get me unto the great men, and will speak unto them; for they have known the way of the LORD, and the law of their God: but these have altogether broken the yoke, and burst the bonds.

Jeremiah 5:26-29

For among my people are found wicked men: they lie in wait, as he that sets snares; they set a trap, they catch men.

Jeremiah 6:6-7

For thus has the LORD of hosts said, Hew you down trees, and cast a mound against Jerusalem: this is the city to be punished; she is full of oppression in the midst of her.

Ezekiel 22:6-13

Behold, the princes of Israel, each one in you used his power to shed blood.

Ezekiel 22:25-29

There is a conspiracy of her prophets in her midst, like a roaring lion tearing the prey; they have devoured souls; they have taken the treasure and precious things; they have made her many widows in her midst.

Hosea 4:1-2

Hear the word of the LORD, you children of Israel: for the LORD has a controversy with the inhabitants of the land: Because there is no truth, nor mercy, nor knowledge of God in the land.

Hosea 7:1

When I would have healed Israel, then the iniquity of Ephraim was uncovered, and the wickedness of Samaria: for they commit falsehood; and the thief comes in, and bands of robbers plunder outside.

Amos 5:11-12

Since therefore you tread upon the poor, and you take from him burdens of wheat: you have built houses of hewn stone, but you shall not dwell in them; you have planted pleasant vineyards, but you shall not drink wine of them.

Amos 6:1-3

Woe to them that are at ease in Zion, and trust in the mountain of Samaria, who are named chief of the nations, to whom the house of Israel came!

Micah 3:1-3

And I said, Hear, I pray you, O heads of Jacob, and you rulers of the house of Israel; Is it not for you to know judgment?

Micah 3:9-11

Hear this, I pray you, you heads of the house of Jacob, and rulers of the house of Israel, that abhor justice, and pervert all equity.

Micah 7:2-6

The godly man has perished out of the earth: and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt every man his brother with a net.

Zephaniah 3:3

Her princes within her are roaring lions; her judges are evening wolves; they leave not a bone till the morning.

Romans 3:13

Their throat is an open sepulcher; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips:

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