Exodus 32:3

“And all the people brake off the golden earrings which were in their ears, and brought them unto Aaron.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And all the people brake off the golden earerings, which were in their eares, and brought them vnto Aaron.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then all the people tore off the gold rings which were in their ears and brought {them} to Aaron.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And all the people brake off the golden rings which were in their ears, and brought them unto Aaron.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And all the people took the gold rings from their ears and gave them to Aaron.
- Basic English Bible

Then all the people broke off the golden rings that were in their ears, and brought [them] to Aaron.
- Darby Bible

And all the people broke off the golden ear-rings which were in their ears, and brought them to Aaron.
- Webster's Bible

All the people took off the golden rings which were in their ears, and brought them to Aaron.
- World English Bible

and all the people themselves break off the rings of gold which [are] in their ears, and bring in unto Aaron,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And all the people broke off the golden rings which were in their ears, and brought them unto Aaron.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 32:3


32:3 And all the people brake off their ear - rings - Which Aaron melted down, and, having a mold prepared, poured the melted gold into it, and then produced it in the shape of an ox or calf, giving it some finishing strokes with a graving tool.


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