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Ezekiel 16:10

    Ezekiel 16:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    I clothed thee also with broidered work, and shod thee with badgers' skin, and I girded thee about with fine linen, and I covered thee with silk.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    I clothed you also with broidered work, and shod you with badgers' skin, and I girded you about with fine linen, and I covered you with silk.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    I clothed thee also with broidered work, and shod thee with sealskin, and I girded thee about with fine linen, and covered thee with silk.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And I had you clothed with needlework, and put leather shoes on your feet, folding fair linen about you and covering you with silk.

    Webster's Revision

    I clothed thee also with broidered work, and shod thee with sealskin, and I girded thee about with fine linen, and covered thee with silk.

    World English Bible

    I clothed you also with embroidered work, and shod you with sealskin, and I dressed you about with fine linen, and covered you with silk.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    I clothed thee also with broidered work, and shod thee with sealskin, and I girded thee about with fine linen, and covered thee with silk.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 16:10

    I clothed thee also with broidered work - Cloth on which various figures, in various colors, were wrought by the needle.

    With badgers'skin - See Exodus 25:6. The same kind of skin with which the tabernacle was covered.

    Fine linen - בשש beshesh, with cotton. I have seen cloth of this kind enveloping the finest mummies.

    I covered thee with silk - משי meshi. Very probably the produce of the silk-worm.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 16:10

    Badgers' skin - Probably the skin of the dolphin or dugong (Exodus 25:5 note).

    Silk - For a robe, a turban, or (as gauze) for a transparent veil; the derivation of the word in the original is much disputed.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 16:10

    16:10 Broidered - Rich and beautiful needle - work. Badgers skin - The eastern people had an art of curiously dressing and colouring the skins of those beasts, of which they made their neatest shoes, for the richest and greatest personages.