Ezekiel 23:19
New International Version
Yet she became more and more promiscuous as she recalled the days of her youth, when she was a prostitute in Egypt.

New Living Translation
Yet she turned to even greater prostitution, remembering her youth when she was a prostitute in Egypt.

English Standard Version
Yet she increased her whoring, remembering the days of her youth, when she played the whore in the land of Egypt

Berean Study Bible
Yet she multiplied her promiscuity, remembering the days of her youth, when she had prostituted herself in the land of Egypt

King James Bible
Yet she multiplied her whoredoms, in calling to remembrance the days of her youth, wherein she had played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

New King James Version
“Yet she multiplied her harlotry In calling to remembrance the days of her youth, When she had played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

New American Standard Bible
Yet she multiplied her obscene practices, remembering the days of her youth, when she prostituted herself in the land of Egypt.

NASB 1995
“Yet she multiplied her harlotries, remembering the days of her youth, when she played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

NASB 1977
“Yet she multiplied her harlotries, remembering the days of her youth, when she played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

Amplified Bible
Yet she multiplied her depravities, remembering the days of her youth, when she was actively immoral in the land of Egypt.

Christian Standard Bible
Yet she multiplied her acts of promiscuity, remembering the days of her youth when she acted like a prostitute in the land of Egypt

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Yet she multiplied her acts of promiscuity, remembering the days of her youth when she acted like a prostitute in the land of Egypt

American Standard Version
Yet she multiplied her whoredoms, remembering the days of her youth, wherein she had played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And she increased her fornication and she was reminded of the days of her youth when she fornicated in the land of Egypt

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And thou didst multiply thy fornication, so as to call to remembrance the days of thy youth, wherein thou didst commit whoredom in Egypt,

Contemporary English Version
Oholibah didn't stop there, but became even more immoral and acted as she had back in Egypt.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For she multiplied her fornications, remembering the days of her youth, in which she played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

Good News Translation
She became more of a prostitute than ever, acting the way she did as a young woman, when she was a prostitute in Egypt.

International Standard Version
"Nevertheless, she became even more sexually immoral, even reminiscing about when she was young, when she kept on practicing sexual immorality in the land of Egypt.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Yet she multiplied her harlotries, remembering the days of her youth, wherein she had played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

Literal Standard Version
And she multiplies her whoredoms, To remember the days of her youth, When she went whoring in the land of Egypt.

New American Bible
But she increased her prostitution, recalling the days of her youth when she had served as a prostitute in the land of Egypt.

NET Bible
Yet she increased her prostitution, remembering the days of her youth when she engaged in prostitution in the land of Egypt.

New Revised Standard Version
Yet she increased her whorings, remembering the days of her youth, when she played the whore in the land of Egypt

New Heart English Bible
Yet she multiplied her prostitution, remembering the days of her youth, in which she had played the prostitute in the land of Egypt.

World English Bible
Yet she multiplied her prostitution, remembering the days of her youth, in which she had played the prostitute in the land of Egypt.

Young's Literal Translation
And she multiplieth her whoredoms, To remember the days of her youth, When she went a-whoring in the land of Egypt.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Adultery of Oholah and Oholibah
18When Oholibah openly prostituted herself and exposed her nakedness, I turned away from her in disgust, just as I had turned away from her sister. 19Yet she multiplied her promiscuity, remembering the days of her youth, when she had prostituted herself in the land of Egypt 20and lusted after their lovers, whose genitals were like those of donkeys and whose emission was like that of stallions.…

Cross References
Genesis 38:24
About three months later, Judah was told, "Your daughter-in-law Tamar has prostituted herself, and now she is pregnant." "Bring her out!" Judah replied. "Let her be burned to death!"

Ezekiel 23:8
She did not give up the prostitution she began in Egypt, when men slept with her in her youth, caressed her virgin bosom, and poured out their lust upon her.

Ezekiel 23:18
When Oholibah openly prostituted herself and exposed her nakedness, I turned away from her in disgust, just as I had turned away from her sister.

Ezekiel 23:20
and lusted after their lovers, whose genitals were like those of donkeys and whose emission was like that of stallions.


Treasury of Scripture

Yet she multiplied her prostitutions, in calling to remembrance the days of her youth, wherein she had played the harlot in the land of Egypt.

multiplied

Ezekiel 23:14
And that she increased her whoredoms: for when she saw men pourtrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans pourtrayed with vermilion,

Ezekiel 16:25,29,51
Thou hast built thy high place at every head of the way, and hast made thy beauty to be abhorred, and hast opened thy feet to every one that passed by, and multiplied thy whoredoms…

in calling

Ezekiel 23:3,8,21
And they committed whoredoms in Egypt; they committed whoredoms in their youth: there were their breasts pressed, and there they bruised the teats of their virginity…

Ezekiel 16:22
And in all thine abominations and thy whoredoms thou hast not remembered the days of thy youth, when thou wast naked and bare, and wast polluted in thy blood.

Ezekiel 20:7
Then said I unto them, Cast ye away every man the abominations of his eyes, and defile not yourselves with the idols of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.











Verse 19. - Yet she multiplied her whoredoms. The disappointment and failure, however, did not lead to repentance. Foreign alliances, and with them foreign idolatries, were courted more eagerly than ever, though in a different direction. The lovers were changed, but the harlotry went on.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Yet she multiplied
וַתַּרְבֶּ֖ה (wat·tar·beh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's 7235: To be or become much, many or great

her promiscuity,
תַּזְנוּתֶ֑יהָ (taz·nū·ṯe·hā)
Noun - feminine plural construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's 8457: Harlotry, idolatry

remembering
לִזְכֹּר֙ (liz·kōr)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 2142: To mark, to remember, to mention, to be male

the days
יְמֵ֣י (yə·mê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 3117: A day

of her youth,
נְעוּרֶ֔יהָ (nə·‘ū·re·hā)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person feminine singular
Strong's 5271: Youth, the state, the persons

when
אֲשֶׁ֥ר (’ă·šer)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

she had prostituted herself
זָנְתָ֖ה (zā·nə·ṯāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's 2181: To commit adultery, to commit idolatry

in the land
בְּאֶ֥רֶץ (bə·’e·reṣ)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 776: Earth, land

of Egypt
מִצְרָֽיִם׃ (miṣ·rā·yim)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 4714: Egypt -- a son of Ham, also his descendants and their country in Northwest Africa


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