Ezekiel 19:6

“And he went up and down among the lions, he became a young lion, and learned to catch the prey, and devoured men.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he went vp and downe among the lions, he became a yong lion, and learned to catch the pray, and deuoured men.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'And he walked about among the lions; He became a young lion, He learned to tear {his} prey; He devoured men.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he went up and down among the lions; he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he went up and down among the lions and became a young lion, learning to go after beasts for his food; and he took men for his meat.
- Basic English Bible

And he went up and down among the lions; he became a young lion, and learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
- Darby Bible

And he went up and down among the lions, he became a young lion, and learned to catch the prey, and devoured men.
- Webster's Bible

He went up and down among the lions; he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
- World English Bible

And it goeth up and down in the midst of lions, A young lion it hath been, And it learneth to tear prey, man it hath devoured.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he went up and down among the lions, 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 19:6


19:6 He - Jehoiachim. Went up - He continued eleven years on the throne; whereas Jehoahaz was taken as soon as he first ventured out. The lions - Heathen kings, with whom he entered into leagues. He became - Fierce, ravenous, unsatiable.


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