Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And the merchants of the earth will weep and mourn for her, because no man buys their merchandise any more,

New American Standard Bible

“And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, because no one buys their cargoes any more—

King James Version

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for no man buyeth their merchandise any more:

Holman Bible

The merchants of the earth will also weep and mourn over her, because no one buys their merchandise any longer—

International Standard Version

The world's businesses cry and mourn over her, because no one buys their cargo anymore

American Standard Version

And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, for no man buyeth their merchandise any more;

Amplified

“And merchants of the earth will weep and grieve over her, because no one buys their cargo (goods, merchandise) anymore—

An Understandable Version

"And the [wholesale] merchants of the earth cry and mourn over her, for no one buys their cargoes [of goods] anymore:

Anderson New Testament

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and lament over her, because no one buys their merchandise any more;

Bible in Basic English

And the traders of the earth are weeping and crying over her, because no man has any more desire for their goods,

Common New Testament

And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, because no one buys their cargoes any more

Daniel Mace New Testament

the merchants of the earth shall bewail and mourn over her, because there are none to purchase their cargo:

Darby Translation

And the merchants of the earth weep and grieve over her, because no one buys their lading any more;

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

And the merchants of the earth shall wail and lament over her, because no one buys their wares any longer-

Godbey New Testament

And the merchants of the earth are weeping and mourning over her; because no one any longer buys their merchandise:

Goodspeed New Testament

The merchants of the earth will weep and mourn over her, for no one will buy their cargoes any more??12 cargoes of gold, silver, precious stones, pearls, fine linen, purple, silk, and scarlet, all kinds of citron wood, all kinds of objects of ivory and costly wood, bronze, iron, and marble,

John Wesley New Testament

And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her; for none buyeth their merchandize any more; Merchandize of gold,

Julia Smith Translation

And the wholesale merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for their cargo will none purchase more:

King James 2000

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for no man buys their merchandise any more:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, because no one buys their cargo any more--

Modern King James verseion

And the merchants of the earth will weep and mourn over her, for no one buys their cargo any more;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and wail in themselves, for no man will buy their ware any more,

Moffatt New Testament

And the traders of earth shall weep and wail over her; for now there is none to buy their freights,

Montgomery New Testament

"And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, For no one buys their merchandise any more??12 Merchandise of gold and silver and precious stones, Of pearls, and fine linen, and purple and silk and scarlet; All citron wood, and vessels of ivory, And vessels of rare wood and brass and iron and marble;

NET Bible

Then the merchants of the earth will weep and mourn for her because no one buys their cargo any longer --

New Heart English Bible

The merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, for no one buys their merchandise any more;

Noyes New Testament

And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, because no one buyeth their merchandise any more;

Sawyer New Testament

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and lament for her, because no one buys their wares any more,

The Emphasized Bible

And, the merchants of the earth, weep and grieve over her, because, their cargo, no one, buyeth any more:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the merchants of the earth wept and wailed over her: because no man buyeth their merchandise any more:

Twentieth Century New Testament

And the merchants of the earth weep and wail over her, because no longer does any one buy their cargoes--

Webster

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for no man buyeth their merchandise any more:

Weymouth New Testament

And the merchants of the earth weep aloud and lament over her, because now there is no sale for their cargoes--

Williams New Testament

The businessmen of the earth will weep and mourn over her, because no one can buy their cargoes anymore --

World English Bible

The merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her, for no one buys their merchandise any more;

Worrell New Testament

"And the merchants of the earth weep and mourn over her; because no one buys their merchandise any more;

Worsley New Testament

And the merchants of the earth shall bewail and mourn over her, because no one will buy their merchandize any more:

Youngs Literal Translation

'And the merchants of the earth shall weep and sorrow over her, because their lading no one doth buy any more;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

the merchants
ἔμπορος 
Emporos 
Usage: 4

of the earth
γῆ 
Ge 
Usage: 186

κλαίω 
Klaio 
Usage: 30

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

πενθέω 
Pentheo 
Usage: 7

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

her

Usage: 0

for
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

no man
οὐδείς 
Oudeis 
Usage: 160

G59
ἀγοράζω 
Agorazo 
Usage: 21


Usage: 0

γόμος 
Gomos 
Usage: 3

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Lament Over Babylon The Great

10 having stood from afar because of the fear of her torment, saying, Alas, alas, the great city, Babylon, the mighty city! Because thy judgment has come in one hour. 11 And the merchants of the earth will weep and mourn for her, because no man buys their merchandise any more, 12 merchandise of gold, and silver, and precious stone, and pearl, and fine linen, and purple, and silk, and scarlet, and all thyine wood, and every ivory vessel, and every vessel of most precious wood, and of brass, and iron, and mar



Cross References

Revelation 18:3

Because all the nations have drunk from the wine of the wrath of her fornication. And the kings of the earth fornicated with her, and the merchants of the earth became rich from the power of her wantonness.

Revelation 18:15

The merchants of these things who became rich from her will stand from afar because of the fear of her torment, weeping and mourning,

Revelation 18:23

And the light of a lamp will, no, not shine in thee any more. And a voice of a bridegroom and of a bride will, no, not be heard in thee any more. Because thy merchants were the chief men of the earth, because all the nations were l

Proverbs 3:14

For the gain of it is better than the gain of silver, and the profit of it than fine gold.

Isaiah 23:1-15

The burden of Tyre. Howl, ye ships of Tarshish, for it is laid waste, so that there is no house, no entering in. It is revealed to them from the land of Kittim.

Isaiah 47:15

Thus shall be the things to thee, in which thou have labored. Those who have trafficked with thee from thy youth shall wander each one to his quarter. There shall be none to save thee.

Ezekiel 26:17-21

And they shall take up a lamentation over thee, and say to thee, How thou are destroyed, who were inhabited by seafaring men, the renowned city that was strong in the sea, she and her inhabitants, who caused their terror to be on a

Ezekiel 27:27-36

Thy riches, and thy wares, thy merchandise, thy mariners, and thy pilots, thy caulkers, and the dealers in thy merchandise, and all thy men of war, who are in thee, with all thy company which is in the midst of thee, shall fall int

Zephaniah 1:11

Wail, ye inhabitants of Maktesh, for all the people of Canaan are undone. All those who were laden with silver are cut off.

Zephaniah 1:18

Neither their silver nor their gold shall be able to deliver them in the day of LORD's wrath, but the whole land shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy. For he will make an end, yea, a terrible end, of all those who dwell in

Matthew 22:5

But having disregarded, they departed, one to his own farm, another to his merchandise,

John 2:16

And he said to those who sell the doves, Take these things from here. Make not my Father's house a house of merchandise.

2 Peter 2:3

And they will exploit you in greed with fabricated words, whose judgment is not idle for long, and their destruction will not slumber.

Revelation 13:16-17

And it makes all, the small and the great, and the rich and the poor, and the freemen and the bondmen, that they would give them marks on their right hand, or on their foreheads.

Revelation 18:9

And the kings of the earth who fornicated and lived wantonly with her, will weep and will beat their breasts for her when they see the smoke of her burning,

Revelation 18:20

Be glad over her, thou heaven, and the sanctified, and the apostles, and the prophets, because God has decreed your judgment of her.

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