Parallel Verses

Amplified


At times she was in the streets, at times in the market places,
Lurking and setting her ambush at every corner.

New American Standard Bible

She is now in the streets, now in the squares,
And lurks by every corner.

King James Version

Now is she without, now in the streets, and lieth in wait at every corner.)

Holman Bible

Now in the street, now in the squares,
she lurks at every corner.

International Standard Version

Now she is in the street, now in the plazas, she lurks near every corner.

A Conservative Version

Now she is in the streets, now in the broad places, and lays in wait at every corner.

American Standard Version

Now she is in the streets, now in the broad places, And lieth in wait at every corner.

Bible in Basic English

Now she is in the street, now in the open spaces, waiting at every turning of the road.

Darby Translation

now without, now in the broadways, and she lieth in wait at every corner.

Julia Smith Translation

One time without, one time in the broad ways; and she will lie in wait near every corner.

King James 2000

Now is she outside, now in the streets, and lies in wait at every corner.)

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now in the street, now in the square, {at} every corner she lies in wait.

Modern King James verseion

now she is outside, now in the streets, and lies in wait at every corner.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now is she without, now in the streets, and lurketh in every corner.

NET Bible

at one time outside, at another in the wide plazas, and by every corner she lies in wait.)

New Heart English Bible

Now she is in the streets, now in the squares, and lurking at every corner.

The Emphasized Bible

Now outside, now in the broadways, and, near every corner, she lieth in wait:

Webster

Now is she without, now in the streets, and lieth in wait at every corner.)

World English Bible

Now she is in the streets, now in the squares, and lurking at every corner.

Youngs Literal Translation

Now in an out-place, now in broad places, And near every corner she lieth in wait) --

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Now
פּעמה פּעם 
Pa`am 
Usage: 118

חץ חוּץ 
Chuwts 
Usage: 164

now
פּעמה פּעם 
Pa`am 
Usage: 118

in the streets
רחוב רחב 
R@chob 
Usage: 43

and lieth in wait
ארב 
'arab 
Usage: 42

at
אצל 
'etsel 
by, beside, by ..., near, at, with ..., from ..., against, close, to, toward, unto, with
Usage: 61

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

A Story Of Seduction

11
She was boisterous and rebellious;
She would not stay at home.
12 
At times she was in the streets, at times in the market places,
Lurking and setting her ambush at every corner.
13
So she caught him and kissed him
And with a brazen and impudent face she said to him:



Cross References

Proverbs 23:28


She lurks and lies in wait like a robber [who waits for prey],
And she increases the faithless among men.

Proverbs 9:14


She sits at the doorway of her house,
On a seat by the high and conspicuous places of the city,

Jeremiah 2:20


“For long ago you broke your yoke [in deliberate disobedience]
And tore off your bonds [of the law that I gave you];
You said, ‘I will not serve and obey You!’
For on every high hill
And under every green tree
You have lain down [in idolatrous worship] like a [compliant] prostitute.

Jeremiah 2:33


“How well you prepare your path
To seek and obtain [adulterous] love!
Even the most wicked of women
Have learned [indecent] ways from you.

Jeremiah 2:36


“Why do you go around and wander so much
Changing your way?
Also, you will be shamed by Egypt
As you were shamed by Assyria.

Jeremiah 3:2


“Lift up your eyes to the barren heights and see;
Where have you not been violated?
You sat by the road waiting [eagerly] for them [those man-made gods]
Like an Arab [tribesman who waits to attack] in the desert,
And you have desecrated the land
With your [vile] prostitution and your wickedness (disobedience to God).

Ezekiel 16:24-25

that you built yourself an altar for prostitution and made yourself a high place [for ritual prostitution] in every square [of Jerusalem].

Ezekiel 16:31

When you built your shrine altar for prostitution at the beginning of every street and made your high place in every public square, you were not like a prostitute because you refused payment.

Revelation 18:3

For all the nations have drunk from the wine of the passion of her [sexual] immorality, and the kings and political leaders of the earth have committed immorality with her, and the merchants of the earth have become rich by the wealth and economic power of her sensuous luxury.”

Revelation 18:23

And never again will the light of a lamp shine in you, and never again will the voice of the bridegroom and bride be heard in you; for your merchants were the great and prominent men of the earth, because all the nations were deceived and misled by your sorcery [your magic spells and poisonous charm].

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