Jonah 3:5

“So the people of Nineveh believed God, and proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So the people of Nineueh beleeued God, and proclaimed a fast, and put on sackecloth from the greatest of them euen to the least of them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then the people of Nineveh believed in God; and they called a fast and put on sackcloth from the greatest to the least of them.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the people of Nineveh believed God; and they proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the people of Nineveh had belief in God; and a time was fixed for going without food, and they put on haircloth, from the greatest to the least.
- Basic English Bible

And the men of Nineveh believed God, and proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.
- Darby Bible

So the people of Nineveh believed God, and proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.
- Webster's Bible

The people of Nineveh believed God; and they proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.
- World English Bible

And the men of Nineveh believe in God, and proclaim a fast, and put on sackcloth, from their greatest even unto their least,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the people of Nineveh believed God; and they proclaimed a fast, and put on sackcloth, from the greatest of them even to the least of them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jonah 3:5


3:5 From the greatest - Great and small, rich and poor.


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