1-kings 14 :11

1-kings 14 :11 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

Him that dies of Jeroboam in the city shall the dogs eat; and him that dies in the field shall the fowls of the air eat: for the LORD has spoken it.

American King James Version (AKJV)

Him that dies of Jeroboam in the city shall the dogs eat; and him that dies in the field shall the fowls of the air eat: for the LORD has spoken it.

American Standard Version (ASV)

Him that dieth of Jeroboam in the city shall the dogs eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the birds of the heavens eat: for Jehovah hath spoken it.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

Those of the family of Jeroboam who come to death in the town, will become food for the dogs; and those on whom death comes in the open country, will be food for the birds of the air; for the Lord has said it.

Webster's Revision

Him that dieth of Jeroboam in the city shall the dogs eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the fowls of the air eat: for the LORD hath spoken it.

World English Bible

He who dies of Jeroboam in the city shall the dogs eat; and he who dies in the field shall the birds of the sky eat: for Yahweh has spoken it."'

English Revised Version (ERV)

Him that dieth of Jeroboam in the city shall the dogs eat; and him that dieth in the field shall the fowls of the air eat: for the LORD hath spoken it.

Definitions for 1-kings 14 :11

Fowls - Birds.

Clarke's Commentary on 1-kings 14 :11

Shall the dogs eat - They shall not have an honorable burial: and shall not come into the sepulchres of their fathers.

Barnes' Commentary on 1-kings 14 :11

The dogs are the chief scavengers of Oriental cities (compare Psalm 59:6, Psalm 59:14). And the vulture is the chief scavenger in the country districts, assisted sometimes by kites and crows (see Job 39:27-30, where the vulture, not the eagle, is intended). Vultures are very abundant in Palestine.

Wesley's Commentary on 1-kings 14 :11

14:11 Eat - So both sorts shall die unburied.
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