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Ezekiel 1:17

    Ezekiel 1:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    When they went, they went upon their four sides: and they turned not when they went.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    When they went, they went on their four sides: and they turned not when they went.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    When they went, they went in their four directions: they turned not when they went.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The four of them went straight forward without turning to one side.

    Webster's Revision

    When they went, they went in their four directions: they turned not when they went.

    World English Bible

    When they went, they went in their four directions: they didn't turn when they went.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    When they went, they went upon their four sides: they turned not when they went.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 1:17

    Upon their four sides - i. e. straight in the direction toward which their faces looked. Since the four quarters express all directions, the construction of the living creatures was such that they could move in each direction alike.