Parallel Verses

World English Bible

He said, "This is Wickedness;" and he threw her down into the midst of the ephah basket; and he threw the weight of lead on its mouth.

New American Standard Bible

Then he said, "This is Wickedness!" And he threw her down into the middle of the ephah and cast the lead weight on its opening.

King James Version

And he said, This is wickedness. And he cast it into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth thereof.

Holman Bible

“This is Wickedness,” he said. He shoved her down into the basket and pushed the lead weight over its opening.

International Standard Version

And the angel said, "This is evil!" So he shoved her back into the basket and snapped the round, lead cover over the opening.

A Conservative Version

And he said, This is Wickedness. And he cast her down into the midst of the ephah, and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth of it.

American Standard Version

And he said, This is Wickedness: and he cast her down into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth thereof.

Amplified

And he said, This is lawlessness (wickedness)! And he thrust her back into the ephah[-sized vessel] and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth of it!

Bible in Basic English

And he said, This is Sin; and pushing her down into the ephah, he put the weight of lead on the mouth of it.

Darby Translation

And he said, This is Wickedness: and he cast her into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth thereof.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said, This is wickedness. And he cast her into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon the mouth thereof.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say, This injustice. And he will cast her into the midst of the ephah; and he will cast a stone of lead upon its mouth.

King James 2000

And he said, This is wickedness. And he cast her into the midst of the basket; and he cast the cover of lead upon its mouth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said, "This [is] Wickedness!" And he thrust her [back down] into the basket, and threw the lead cover on top of it.

Modern King James verseion

And he said, This is wickedness. And he cast it into the midst of the ephah. And he cast the lead stone over its opening.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said, 'This is ungodliness.' So he cast her into the midst of the measure, and threw the lump of lead up in to a hole.

NET Bible

He then said, "This woman represents wickedness," and he pushed her down into the basket and placed the lead cover on top.

New Heart English Bible

He said, "This is Wickedness;" and he threw her down into the midst of the ephah basket; and he threw the weight of lead on its mouth.

The Emphasized Bible

Then said he, This, is Lawlessness. So he thrust her back inside the ephah, - and then thrust the leaden weight into the mouth thereof.

Webster

And he said, This is wickedness. And he cast it into the midst of the ephah; and he cast the weight of lead upon its mouth.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith, 'This is the wicked woman.' And he casteth her unto the midst of the ephah, and casteth the weight of lead on its mouth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רשׁעה 
Rish`ah 
Usage: 15

And he cast
שׁלך 
Shalak 
Usage: 125

it into the midst
תּוך 
Tavek 
Usage: 419

of the ephah
אפה איפה 
'eyphah 
Usage: 40

and he cast
שׁלך 
Shalak 
Usage: 125

of lead
עפרת עופרת 
`owphereth 
Usage: 9

References

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Zechariah's Seventh Vision

7 (and behold, a talent of lead was lifted up); and this is a woman sitting in the midst of the ephah basket." 8 He said, "This is Wickedness;" and he threw her down into the midst of the ephah basket; and he threw the weight of lead on its mouth. 9 Then lifted I up my eyes, and saw, and behold, there were two women, and the wind was in their wings. Now they had wings like the wings of a stork, and they lifted up the ephah basket between earth and the sky.


Cross References

Genesis 15:16

In the fourth generation they will come here again, for the iniquity of the Amorite is not yet full."

Psalm 38:4

For my iniquities have gone over my head. As a heavy burden, they are too heavy for me.

Proverbs 5:22

The evil deeds of the wicked ensnare him. The cords of his sin hold him firmly.

Lamentations 1:14

The yoke of my transgressions is bound by his hand; They are knit together, they are come up on my neck; he has made my strength to fail: The Lord has delivered me into their hands, against whom I am not able to stand.

Amos 9:1-4

I saw the Lord standing beside the altar, and he said, "Strike the tops of the pillars, that the thresholds may shake; and break them in pieces on the head of all of them; and I will kill the last of them with the sword: there shall not one of them flee away, and there shall not one of them escape.

Micah 6:11

Shall I be pure with dishonest scales, and with a bag of deceitful weights?

Zechariah 5:7

(and behold, a talent of lead was lifted up); and this is a woman sitting in the midst of the ephah basket."

Matthew 23:32

Fill up, then, the measure of your fathers.

1 Thessalonians 2:16

forbidding us to speak to the Gentiles that they may be saved; to fill up their sins always. But wrath has come on them to the uttermost.

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