Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

And behold, a woman comes to meet him, Dressed as a harlot and cunning of heart.

King James Version

And, behold, there met him a woman with the attire of an harlot, and subtil of heart.

Holman Bible

A woman came to meet him
dressed like a prostitute,
having a hidden agenda.

International Standard Version

Look! A woman makes her way to meet him, dressed as a prostitute and intending to entrap him.

A Conservative Version

And, behold, there met him a woman attired like a harlot, and wily of heart.

American Standard Version

And, behold, there met him a woman With the attire of a harlot, and wily of heart.

Amplified

And behold, there met him a woman, dressed as a harlot and sly and cunning of heart.

Bible in Basic English

And the woman came out to him, in the dress of a loose woman, with a designing heart;

Darby Translation

And behold, there met him a woman in the attire of a harlot, and subtle of heart.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and, behold, a woman met him with the attire of a harlot, and subtil of heart.

Julia Smith Translation

And behold, a woman to his meeting, the attire of a harlot, and hidden of heart

King James 2000

And, behold, there met him a woman with the attire of a harlot, and subtle of heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then behold! A woman [comes] to meet him [with the] garment of a prostitute and {a secret heart}.

Modern King James verseion

And, behold, there a woman met him, with the dress of a harlot and a guarded heart.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And behold, there met him a woman with open tokens of a harlot. Only her heart was hid.

NET Bible

Suddenly a woman came out to meet him! She was dressed like a prostitute and with secret intent.

New Heart English Bible

Behold, there a woman met him with the attire of a prostitute, and with crafty intent.

The Emphasized Bible

And lo! a woman, came to meet him, attired as one unchaste, of a wily heart.

Webster

And behold, there met him a woman with the attire of a harlot, and subtil of heart.

World English Bible

Behold, there a woman met him with the attire of a prostitute, and with crafty intent.

Youngs Literal Translation

And, lo, a woman to meet him -- (A harlot's dress, and watchful of heart,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קראה 
Qir'ah 
Usage: 99

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

with the attire
שׁית 
Shiyth 
Usage: 2

of an harlot
זנה 
Zanah 
Usage: 93

References

Fausets

Context Readings

A Story Of Seduction

9 In the twilight, in the evening, In the middle of the night and in the darkness. 10 And behold, a woman comes to meet him, Dressed as a harlot and cunning of heart. 11 She is boisterous and rebellious, Her feet do not remain at home;



Cross References

Genesis 38:14-15

So she removed her widow's garments and covered herself with a veil, and wrapped herself, and sat in the gateway of Enaim, which is on the road to Timnah; for she saw that Shelah had grown up, and she had not been given to him as a wife.

1 Timothy 2:9

Likewise, I want women to adorn themselves with proper clothing, modestly and discreetly, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly garments,

Genesis 3:1

Now the serpent was more crafty than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said to the woman, "Indeed, has God said, 'You shall not eat from any tree of the garden'?"

2 Kings 9:22

When Joram saw Jehu, he said, "Is it peace, Jehu?" And he answered, "What peace, so long as the harlotries of your mother Jezebel and her witchcrafts are so many?"

2 Kings 9:30

When Jehu came to Jezreel, Jezebel heard of it, and she painted her eyes and adorned her head and looked out the window.

Isaiah 3:16-24

Moreover, the LORD said, "Because the daughters of Zion are proud And walk with heads held high and seductive eyes, And go along with mincing steps And tinkle the bangles on their feet,

Isaiah 23:16

Take your harp, walk about the city, O forgotten harlot; Pluck the strings skillfully, sing many songs, That you may be remembered.

Jeremiah 4:30

And you, O desolate one, what will you do? Although you dress in scarlet, Although you decorate yourself with ornaments of gold, Although you enlarge your eyes with paint, In vain you make yourself beautiful Your lovers despise you; They seek your life.

2 Corinthians 11:2-3

For I am jealous for you with a godly jealousy; for I betrothed you to one husband, so that to Christ I might present you as a pure virgin.

Revelation 17:3-5

And he carried me away in the Spirit into a wilderness; and I saw a woman sitting on a scarlet beast, full of blasphemous names, having seven heads and ten horns.

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