Ezekiel 4:2

“And lay siege against it, and build a fort against it, and cast a mount against it; set the camp also against it, and set battering rams against it round about.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And lay siege against it, and build a fort against it, and cast a mount against it: set the campe also against it, and set battering rammes against it round about.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Then lay siege against it, build a siege wall, raise up a ramp, pitch camps and place battering rams against it all around.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and lay siege against it, and build forts against it, and cast up a mound against it; set camps also against it, and plant battering rams against it round about.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And make an attack on it, shutting it in, building strong places against it, and making high an earthwork against it; and put up tents against it, placing engines all round it for smashing down its walls.
- Basic English Bible

and lay siege against it, and build forts against it, and cast a mound against it, and set camps against it, and place battering-rams against it round about.
- Darby Bible

And lay siege against it, and build a fort against it, and cast a mount against it; set the camp also against it, and set battering rams against it on every side.
- Webster's Bible

and lay siege against it, and build forts against it, and cast up a mound against it; set camps also against it, and plant battering rams against it all around.
- World English Bible

and hast placed against it a siege, and builded against it a fortification, and poured out against it a mount, and placed against it camps, yea, set thou against it battering-rams round about.
- Youngs Literal Bible

and lay siege against it, and build forts against it, and cast up a mound against it; set camps also against it, and set battering rams against it round about.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 4:2


4:2 Lay siege - Draw the figure of a siege about the city. Build - Raise a tower and bulwarks.


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