Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

With her many persuasions she entices him; With her flattering lips she seduces him.

King James Version

With her much fair speech she caused him to yield, with the flattering of her lips she forced him.

Holman Bible

She seduces him with her persistent pleading; she lures with her flattering talk.

International Standard Version

She leads him astray with great persuasion; with flattering lips she seduces him.

A Conservative Version

With her much fair speech she causes him to yield. With the flattering of her lips she forces him along.

American Standard Version

With her much fair speech she causeth him to yield; With the flattering of her lips she forceth him along.

Amplified

With much justifying and enticing argument she persuades him, with the allurements of her lips she leads him [to overcome his conscience and his fears] and forces him along.

Bible in Basic English

With her fair words she overcame him, forcing him with her smooth lips.

Darby Translation

With her much enticement she beguiled him; with the smoothness of her lips she constrained him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

With her much fair speech she caused him to yield; with the flattering of her lips she persuaded him.

Julia Smith Translation

With much of her talking she caused him to turn aside; with the smoothness of her lips she will thrust him away.

King James 2000

With her enticing speech she caused him to yield, with the flattering of her lips she seduced him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

She persuades him with the greatness of her teachings; with her smooth lips she compels him.

Modern King James verseion

With her much fair speech she caused him to yield, with the flattering of her lips she forced him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thus with many sweet words she overcame him, and with her flattering lips she enticed him

NET Bible

She persuaded him with persuasive words; with her smooth talk she compelled him.

New Heart English Bible

With persuasive words, she led him astray. With the flattering of her lips, she seduced him.

The Emphasized Bible

She turneth him aside, with her great persuasiveness, - with the flattery of her lips, she compelleth him:

Webster

With her much fair speech she caused him to yield, with the flattering of her lips she impelled him.

World English Bible

With persuasive words, she led him astray. With the flattering of her lips, she seduced him.

Youngs Literal Translation

She turneth him aside with the abundance of her speech, With the flattery of her lips she forceth him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לקח 
Leqach 
Usage: 9

with the flattering
חלק 
Cheleq 
Usage: 67

of her lips
שׂפת שׂפה 
Saphah 
Usage: 176

נדח 
Nadach 
Usage: 53

References

Fausets

Context Readings

A Story Of Seduction

20 He has taken a bag of money with him, At the full moon he will come home." 21 With her many persuasions she entices him; With her flattering lips she seduces him. 22 Suddenly he follows her As an ox goes to the slaughter, Or as one in fetters to the discipline of a fool,



Cross References

Proverbs 5:3

For the lips of an adulteress drip honey And smoother than oil is her speech;

Psalm 12:2

They speak falsehood to one another; With flattering lips and with a double heart they speak.

Judges 16:15-17

Then she said to him, "How can you say, 'I love you,' when your heart is not with me? You have deceived me these three times and have not told me where your great strength is."

1 Samuel 28:23

But he refused and said, "I will not eat " However, his servants together with the woman urged him, and he listened to them So he arose from the ground and sat on the bed.

2 Kings 4:8

Now there came a day when Elisha passed over to Shunem, where there was a prominent woman, and she persuaded him to eat food. And so it was, as often as he passed by, he turned in there to eat food.

Proverbs 6:24

To keep you from the evil woman, From the smooth tongue of the adulteress.

Proverbs 7:5

That they may keep you from an adulteress, From the foreigner who flatters with her words.

Luke 14:23

"And the master said to the slave, 'Go out into the highways and along the hedges, and compel them to come in, so that my house may be filled.

Luke 24:29

But they urged Him, saying, "Stay with us, for it is getting toward evening, and the day is now nearly over." So He went in to stay with them.

Acts 16:15

And when she and her household had been baptized, she urged us, saying, "If you have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, come into my house and stay." And she prevailed upon us.

2 Corinthians 5:14

For the love of Christ controls us, having concluded this, that one died for all, therefore all died;



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