2 Kings 9:8

“For the whole house of Ahab shall perish: and I will cut off from Ahab him that pisseth against the wall, and him that is shut up and left in Israel:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Kings 9:8

For the whole house of Ahab shal perish, and I will cut off from Ahab, him that pisseth against the wall, and him that is shut vp and left in Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'For the whole house of Ahab shall perish, and I will cut off from Ahab every male person both bond and free in Israel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For the whole house of Ahab shall perish; and I will cut off from Ahab every man-child, and him that is shut up and him that is left at large in Israel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the family of Ahab will come to an end; every male of Ahab's family will be cut off, he who is shut up and he who goes free in Israel.
- Basic English Bible

And the whole house of Ahab shall perish, and I will cut off from Ahab every male, and him that is shut up and left in Israel.
- Darby Bible

For the whole house of Ahab shall perish: and I will cut off from Ahab the males, and him that is shut up and left in Israel:
- Webster's Bible

For the whole house of Ahab shall perish. I will cut off from Ahab everyone who urinates against a wall, both him who is shut up and him who is left at large in Israel.
- World English Bible

and perished hath all the house of Ahab, and I have cut off to Ahab those sitting on the wall, and restrained, and left, in Israel,
- Youngs Literal Bible

For the whole house of Ahab shall perish; and I will cut off from Ahab every man-child, and him that is shut up and him that is left at large in Israel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Kings 9:8

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 9:8


9:7 I may avenge,&c. - That they were idolaters was bad enough: yet that is not mentioned here: the controversy God has with them, is for being persecutors. Nothing fills the measure of the iniquity of any prince so as this doth, nor brings a surer or sorer ruin.


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