Parallel Verses

King James Version

Thou makest us a reproach to our neighbours, a scorn and a derision to them that are round about us.

New American Standard Bible

You make us a reproach to our neighbors,
A scoffing and a derision to those around us.

Holman Bible

You make us an object of reproach to our neighbors,
a source of mockery and ridicule to those around us.

International Standard Version

You made us a laughing stock to our neighbors, a source of mockery and derision to those around us.

A Conservative Version

Thou make us a reproach to our neighbors, a scoffing and a derision to those who are round about us.

American Standard Version

Thou makest us a reproach to our neighbors, A scoffing and a derision to them that are round about us.

Amplified


You have made us the reproach and taunt of our neighbors,
A scoffing and a derision to those around us.

Bible in Basic English

You have made us to be looked down on by our neighbours, we are laughed at and shamed by those who are round about us.

Darby Translation

Thou makest us a reproach to our neighbours, a mockery and a derision for them that are round about us;

Julia Smith Translation

Thou wilt set us a reproach to our neighbors, and a derision and scorn to them round about us.

King James 2000

You make us a reproach to our neighbors, a scorn and a derision to them that are round about us.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You have made us a taunt to our neighbors, a derision and a scorn to those around us.

Modern King James verseion

You make us a curse to our neighbors, a scorn and a mockery to those who are round about us.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou makest us to be rebuked of our neighbours, to be laughed to scorn and had in derision of them that are round about us.

NET Bible

You made us an object of disdain to our neighbors; those who live on our borders taunt and insult us.

New Heart English Bible

You make us a reproach to our neighbors, a scoffing and a derision to those who are around us.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou dust make us, A reproach to our neighbours, A mockery and a derision to them who are round about us:

Webster

Thou makest us a reproach to our neighbors, a scorn and a derision to them that are around us.

World English Bible

You make us a reproach to our neighbors, a scoffing and a derision to those who are around us.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou makest us a reproach to our neighbours, A scorn and a reproach to our surrounders.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Israel's Complaint

12 Thou sellest thy people for nought, and dost not increase thy wealth by their price. 13 Thou makest us a reproach to our neighbours, a scorn and a derision to them that are round about us. 14 Thou makest us a byword among the heathen, a shaking of the head among the people.


Cross References

Psalm 79:4

We are become a reproach to our neighbours, a scorn and derision to them that are round about us.

Psalm 80:6

Thou makest us a strife unto our neighbours: and our enemies laugh among themselves.

Deuteronomy 28:37

And thou shalt become an astonishment, a proverb, and a byword, among all nations whither the LORD shall lead thee.

Psalm 89:41

All that pass by the way spoil him: he is a reproach to his neighbours.

Psalm 89:51

Wherewith thine enemies have reproached, O LORD; wherewith they have reproached the footsteps of thine anointed.

Psalm 123:3-4

Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.

Jeremiah 24:9

And I will deliver them to be removed into all the kingdoms of the earth for their hurt, to be a reproach and a proverb, a taunt and a curse, in all places whither I shall drive them.

Jeremiah 48:27

For was not Israel a derision unto thee? was he found among thieves? for since thou spakest of him, thou skippedst for joy.

Ezekiel 36:19-23

And I scattered them among the heathen, and they were dispersed through the countries: according to their way and according to their doings I judged them.

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