Hosea 8:10

“Yea, though they have hired among the nations, now will I gather them, and they shall sorrow a little for the burden of the king of princes.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Hosea 8:10

Yea, though they haue hired among the nations, now will I gather them, and they shall sorrow a little for the burden of the King of princes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Even though they hire {allies} among the nations, Now I will gather them up; And they will begin to diminish Because of the burden of the king of princes.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Yea, though they hire among the nations, now will I gather them; and they begin to be diminished by reason of the burden of the king of princes.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But though they give money to the nations for help, still I will send them in all directions; and in a short time they will be without a king and rulers.
- Basic English Bible

Although they hire among the nations, now will I gather them, and they shall begin to be straitened under the burden of the king of princes.
- Darby Bible

Yes, though they have hired among the nations, now will I gather them, and they shall sorrow a little for the burden of the king of princes.
- Webster's Bible

But although they sold themselves among the nations, I will now gather them; and they begin to waste away because of the oppression of the king of mighty ones.
- World English Bible

Also though they hire among nations, Now I gather them, and they are pained a little, From the burden of a king of princes.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Yea, though they hire among the nations, now will I gather them up; and they begin to be minished by reason of the burden of king and princes.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Hosea 8:10

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 8:10


8:10 Gather them - I will assemble them together, that they may be taken and destroyed together. A little - For a while before their final captivity. The burden - The tribute laid on them by the king.


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