Parallel Verses

Amplified


Thus they exchanged [the true God who was] their glory
For the image of an ox that eats grass.

New American Standard Bible

Thus they exchanged their glory
For the image of an ox that eats grass.

King James Version

Thus they changed their glory into the similitude of an ox that eateth grass.

Holman Bible

They exchanged their glory
for the image of a grass-eating ox.

International Standard Version

They exchanged their glory with the image of a grass-eating bull.

A Conservative Version

Thus they changed their glory for the likeness of an ox that eats grass.

American Standard Version

Thus they changed their glory For the likeness of an ox that eateth grass.

Bible in Basic English

And their glory was changed into the image of an ox, whose food is grass.

Darby Translation

And they changed their glory into the similitude of an ox that eateth grass.

Julia Smith Translation

And they will change their glory into the likeness of an ox eating grass.

King James 2000

Thus they changed their glory into the image of an ox that eats grass.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [so] they exchanged their glory for an image of an ox that eats grass.

Modern King James verseion

And they changed their Glory into the likeness of an ox that eats grass.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thus they turned their glory into the similitude of a calf, that eateth hay.

NET Bible

They traded their majestic God for the image of an ox that eats grass.

New Heart English Bible

Thus they exchanged their glory for an image of a bull that eats grass.

The Emphasized Bible

Thus changed they my glory, for the similitude of an ox that eateth grass.

Webster

Thus they changed their glory into the similitude of an ox that eateth grass.

World English Bible

Thus they exchanged their glory for an image of a bull that eats grass.

Youngs Literal Translation

And change their Honour Into the form of an ox eating herbs.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מוּר 
Muwr 
Usage: 15

כּבד כּבוד 
Kabowd 
Usage: 200

תּבנית 
Tabniyth 
Usage: 20

of an ox
שׁור 
Showr 
ox, bullock, cow, bull, wall
Usage: 78

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

References

Watsons

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Faithfulness In Israel's History

19
They made a calf in Horeb (Sinai)
And worshiped a cast image.
20 
Thus they exchanged [the true God who was] their glory
For the image of an ox that eats grass.
21
They forgot God their Savior,
Who had done such great things in Egypt,


Cross References

Jeremiah 2:11


“Has a nation [ever] changed gods
Even though they were not gods [but merely man-made objects]?
But My people have exchanged their Glory (the true God)
For that [man-made idol] which does not benefit [them].

Exodus 20:4-5

“You shall not make for yourself any idol, or any likeness (form, manifestation) of what is in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the water under the earth [as an object to worship].

Psalm 89:17


For You are the glory of their strength [their proud adornment],
And by Your favor our horn is exalted.

Isaiah 40:18-25


To whom then will you liken God?
Or with what likeness will you compare Him?

Romans 1:22-23

Claiming to be wise, they became fools,

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