Ezekiel 19:3

“And shee brought vp one of her whelps: it became a yong lion, & it learned to catch the pray, it deuoured men.”

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Other Translations

And she brought up one of her whelps: it became a young lion, and it learned to catch the prey; it devoured men.
- King James Version

'When she brought up one of her cubs, He became a lion, And he learned to tear {his} prey; He devoured men.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And she brought up one of her whelps: he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And one of her little ones came to growth under her care, and became a young lion, learning to go after beasts for his food; and he took men for his meat.
- Basic English Bible

And she brought up one of her whelps; it became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
- Darby Bible

And she brought up one of her whelps: it became a young lion, and it learned to catch the prey; it devoured men.
- Webster's Bible

She brought up one of her cubs: he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
- World English Bible

And she bringeth up one of her whelps, A young lion it hath been, And it learneth to tear prey, man it hath devoured.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And she brought up one of her whelps, he became a young lion; and he learned to catch the prey, he devoured men.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 19:3


19:3 Brought up - Advanced, caused him to take the throne after the slaughter of Josiah. One - Jehoahaz the second son of Josiah. Became - Soon shewed his fierce, cruel, and bloody disposition.


Discussion for Ezekiel 19

  • BSP
    This chapter is referring to what would happen to the kings and the people of Israel.
  • Otto
    I see the fall of U.S.A. in Chapter 19. for we have sin again GOD. Turn are back to GOD. for when we say it is alright for men to men and women to women in marriage is all right are nation will not stand again the Almighty GOD that all thing made by HIM.

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