Hosea 9:11

As for Ephraim, their glory shall fly away like a bird, from the birth, and from the womb, and from the conception.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

As for Ephraim, their glory shall flee away like a bird: from the birth and from the wombe, and from the conception.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

As for Ephraim, their glory will fly away like a bird-- No birth, no pregnancy and no conception!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As for Ephraim, their glory shall fly away like a bird: there shall be no birth, and none with child, and no conception.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As for Ephraim, their glory will go in flight like a bird: there will be no birth and no one with child and no giving of life.
- Basic English Bible

As for Ephraim, their glory shall fly away as a bird, -- no birth, no pregnancy, no conception!
- Darby Bible

As for Ephraim, their glory shall fly away like a bird, from the birth, and from the womb, and from the conception.
- Webster's Bible

As for Ephraim, their glory will fly away like a bird. There will be no birth, none with child, and no conception.
- World English Bible

Ephraim [is] as a fowl, Fly away doth their honour, without birth, And without womb, and without conception.
- Youngs Literal Bible

As for Ephraim, their glory shall fly away like a bird; there shall be no birth, and none with child, and no conception.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 9:11


9:11 Their glory - Their children or posterity, which was the glory of Israel. Shall fly - It is proverbial, and speaks a sudden loss of children. From the birth - As soon as born. From the womb - Their mothers shall not bring their fruit alive into the world. The conception - Their wives shall not conceive.


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