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Ezekiel 19:6

    Ezekiel 19:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he went up and down among the lions, he became a young lion, and learned to catch the prey, and devoured men.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he went up and down among the lions, he became a young lion, and learned to catch the prey, and devoured men.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he went up and down among the lions; he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he went up and down among the lions and became a young lion, learning to go after beasts for his food; and he took men for his meat.

    Webster's Revision

    And he went up and down among the lions; he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.

    World English Bible

    He went up and down among the lions; he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he went up and down among the lions, he became a young lion: and he learned to catch the prey, he devoured men.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 19:6

    Became - Was exactly suited for; was fitting.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 19:6

    And he went up and down among the lions - He became a perfect heathen, and made Judea as idolatrous as any of the surrounding nations. He reigned eleven years, a monster of iniquity, 2 Kings 23:30, etc.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 19:6

    19:6 He - Jehoiachim. Went up - He continued eleven years on the throne; whereas Jehoahaz was taken as soon as he first ventured out. The lions - Heathen kings, with whom he entered into leagues. He became - Fierce, ravenous, unsatiable.