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Ezekiel 29:7

    Ezekiel 29:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    When they took hold of thee by thy hand, thou didst break, and rend all their shoulder: and when they leaned upon thee, thou brakest, and madest all their loins to be at a stand.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    When they took hold of you by your hand, you did break, and rend all their shoulder: and when they leaned on you, you brake, and made all their loins to be at a stand.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    When they took hold of thee by thy hand, thou didst break, and didst rend all their shoulders; and when they leaned upon thee, thou brakest, and madest all their loins to be at a stand.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    When they took a grip of you in their hands, you were crushed so that their arms were broken: and when they put their weight on you for support, you were broken and all their muscles gave way.

    Webster's Revision

    When they took hold of thee by thy hand, thou didst break, and didst rend all their shoulders; and when they leaned upon thee, thou brakest, and madest all their loins to be at a stand.

    World English Bible

    When they took hold of you by your hand, you broke, and tore all their shoulders; and when they leaned on you, you broke, and paralyzed all of their thighs."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    When they took hold of thee by thy hand, thou didst break, and didst rend all their shoulders: and when they leaned upon thee, thou brakest, and madest all their loins to be at a stand.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 29:7

    Loins - The lower back; waist.
    Rend - To divide; break or tear apart.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 29:7

    So Egypt was continually proving to Israel, to Jehoiakim and to Zedekiah. The tenses are present not past.

    To be at a stand - Others, "to totter."

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 29:7

    29:7 Rent - Didst them much mischief instead of benefiting them, as thou hast promised, Jer 37:7.