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Ezekiel 3:6

    Ezekiel 3:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Not to many people of a strange speech and of an hard language, whose words thou canst not understand. Surely, had I sent thee to them, they would have hearkened unto thee.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Not to many people of a strange speech and of an hard language, whose words you can not understand. Surely, had I sent you to them, they would have listened to you.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    not to many peoples of a strange speech and of a hard language, whose words thou canst not understand. Surely, if I sent thee to them, they would hearken unto thee.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Not to a number of peoples whose talk is strange and whose language is hard and whose words are not clear to you. Truly, if I sent you to them they would give ear to you.

    Webster's Revision

    not to many peoples of a strange speech and of a hard language, whose words thou canst not understand. Surely, if I sent thee to them, they would hearken unto thee.

    World English Bible

    not to many peoples of a strange speech and of a hard language, whose words you can not understand. Surely, if I sent you to them, they would listen to you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    not to many peoples of a strange speech and of an hard language, whose words thou canst not understand. Surely, if I sent thee to them, they would hearken unto thee.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 3:6

    To many people - To various nations using diverse languages.

    Surely - The thought is that expressed by our Saviour Himself (margin reference). Some render it: "but I have sent thee unto these; they can hearken" etc.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 3:6

    3:6 Many people - Divers nations, that thou shouldest need divers tongues, to speak to them all in their own language.