Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for 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

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

And earth's businessmen will weep and grieve over her because no one buys their freight (cargo) any more.

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,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her, for no one buys their merchandise anymore:

Julia Smith Translation

And the wholesale merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for their cargo will none purchase 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 Standing afar off for the fear of her torment, saying, Alas, alas that great city Babylon, that mighty city! for in one hour is your judgment come. 11 And the merchants of the earth shall weep and mourn over her; for no man buys their merchandise any more: 12 The merchandise of gold, and silver, and precious stones, and of pearls, and fine linen, and purple, and silk, and scarlet, and all citron wood, and all manner of vessels of ivory, and all manner of vessels of most precious wood, and of bronze, and iron, and marble,



Cross References

Revelation 18:3

For all nations have drunk of the wine of the wrath of her fornication, and the kings of the earth have committed fornication with her, and the merchants of the earth have grown rich through the abundance of her luxury.

Revelation 18:15

The merchants of these things, who were made rich by her, shall stand afar off for the fear of her torment, weeping and wailing,

Revelation 18:23

And the light of a lamp shall shine no more at all in you; and the voice of the bridegroom and of the bride shall be heard no more at all in you: for your merchants were the great men of the earth; for by your sorceries were all nations deceived.

Proverbs 3:14

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

Isaiah 23:1-15

The burden concerning Tyre. Wail, you ships of Tarshish; for it is laid waste, so that there is no house, no entering in: from the land of Kittim it is revealed to them.

Isaiah 47:15

Thus shall they be unto you with whom you have labored, even your merchants, from your youth: they shall wander everyone to his quarter; none shall save you.

Ezekiel 26:17-21

And they shall take up a lamentation for you, and say to you, How are you destroyed, that were inhabited by seafaring men, the renowned city, which was strong in the sea, she and her inhabitants, who cause their terror to be on all that inhabit it!

Ezekiel 27:27-36

Your riches, and your wares, your merchandise, your mariners, and your pilots, your caulkers, and the traders of your merchandise, and all your men of war, that are in you, and in all your company which is in the midst of you, shall fall into the midst of the seas in the day of your ruin.

Zephaniah 1:11

Wail, you inhabitants of Maktesh, for all the merchant people are cut down; all they that trade with silver are cut off.

Zephaniah 1:18

Neither their silver nor their gold shall be able to deliver them in the day of the LORD'S wrath; but the whole land shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy: for he shall make even a speedy riddance of all them that dwell in the land.

Matthew 22:5

But they made light of it, and went their ways, one to his farm, another to his merchandise:

John 2:16

And said unto them that sold doves, Take these things away; make not my Father's house a house of merchandise.

2 Peter 2:3

And through covetousness shall they with false words exploit you: whose judgment of old now lingers not, and their destruction slumbers not.

Revelation 13:16-17

And he causes all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and slave, to receive a mark in their right hand, or in their foreheads:

Revelation 18:9

And the kings of the earth, who have committed fornication and lived in luxury with her, shall bewail her, and lament for her, when they shall see the smoke of her burning,

Revelation 18:20

Rejoice over her, you heaven, and you holy apostles and prophets; for God has avenged you on her.

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