Ezekiel 19:3

“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 (KJV)

Other Translations

And shee brought vp one of her whelps: it became a yong lion, & it learned to catch the pray, it deuoured men.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'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.


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