Amos 3:15

“And I will smite the winter house with the summer house; and the houses of ivory shall perish, and the great houses shall have an end, saith the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Amos 3:15

And I will smite the winter house with the summer house; and the houses of yuorie shall perish, and the great houses shall haue an end, saith the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I will also smite the winter house together with the summer house; The houses of ivory will also perish And the great houses will come to an end, Declares the LORD."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I will smite the winter-house with the summer-house; and the houses of ivory shall perish, and the great houses shall have an end, saith Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I will send destruction on the winter house with the summer house; the ivory houses will be falling down and the great houses will come to an end, says the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

And I will smite the winter-house with the summer-house; and the houses of ivory shall perish, and many houses shall have an end, saith Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

And I will smite the winter-house with the summer-house; and the houses of ivory shall perish, and the great houses shall have an end, saith the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

I will strike the winter house with the summer house; and the houses of ivory will perish, and the great houses will have an end," says Yahweh.
- World English Bible

And I have smitten the winter-house with the summer-house, And perished have houses of ivory, And consumed have been many houses, An affirmation of Jehovah!
- Youngs Literal Bible

And I will smite the winter-house with the summer-house; and the houses of ivory shall perish, and the great houses shall have an end, saith the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Amos 3:15

Wesley's Notes for Amos 3:15


3:15 The winter - house - Which probably was in the chief city, whither the great men retired in the winter. The summer - house - The houses of pleasure, where the nobles and rich men spent the summer time. Of ivory - Beautified with ivory.


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