Hosea 4:10

“For they shall eat, and not have enough: they shall commit whoredom, and shall not increase: because they have left off to take heed to the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Hosea 4:10

For they shall eate, and not haue enough: they shall commit whordome, and shall not increase, because they haue left off to take heed to the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They will eat, but not have enough; They will play the harlot, but not increase, Because they have stopped giving heed to the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they shall eat, and not have enough; they shall play the harlot, and shall not increase; because they have left off taking heed to Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They will have food, but they will not be full; they will be false to me, but they will not be increased, because they no longer give thought to the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

and they shall eat, and not have enough; they shall commit whoredom, and shall not increase: for they have left off taking heed to Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

For they shall eat, and not have enough: they shall be guilty of lewdness, and shall not increase: because they have ceased to take heed to the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

They will eat, and not have enough. They will play the prostitute, and will not increase; because they have abandoned giving to Yahweh.
- World English Bible

And they have eaten, and are not satisfied, They have gone a-whoring, and increase not, For they have left off taking heed to Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And they shall eat, and not have enough, they shall commit harlotry, and shall not increase; because they have left off to take heed to the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Hosea 4:10

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 4:10


4:10 Not have enough - They shall not be nourished, nor satisfied with what they eat. Shall not increase - They shall not hereby increase the number of their children, either the women shall not bear, or the children shall not live.


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