Hosea 9:13

“Ephraim, as I saw Tyrus, is planted in a pleasant place: but Ephraim shall bring forth his children to the murderer.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Ephraim, as I saw Tyrus, is planted in a pleasant place: but Ephraim shall bring foorth his children to the murderer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Ephraim, as I have seen, Is planted in a pleasant meadow like Tyre; But Ephraim will bring out his children for slaughter.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ephraim, like as I have seen Tyre, is planted in a pleasant place: but Ephraim shall bring out his children to the slayer.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As I have seen a beast whose young have been taken from her, so Ephraim will give birth to children only for them to be put to death.
- Basic English Bible

Ephraim, as I saw [him], was a Tyre planted in a beautiful place; but Ephraim shall bring forth his children to the slayer.
- Darby Bible

Ephraim, as I saw Tyre, is planted in a pleasant place: but Ephraim shall bring forth his children to the murderer.
- Webster's Bible

I have seen Ephraim, like Tyre, planted in a pleasant place; but Ephraim will bring out his children to the murderer.
- World English Bible

Ephraim! when I have looked to the rock, Is planted in comeliness, And Ephraim [is] to bring out unto a slayer his sons.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Ephraim, like as I have seen Tyre, is planted in a pleasant place; but Ephraim shall bring forth his children to the slayer.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 9:13


9:13 To the murderer - He will send them forth in mighty armies; but it will be sending them out to the slaughter.


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