KJV LexiconAnd it came to pass when king
a king -- king, royal.
strengthened of Jah; Chizkijah, a king of Judah, also the name of two other Israelites -- Hezekiah, Hizkiah, Hizkijah.
to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively, to tell, etc.)
it that he rent
to rend, literally or figuratively (revile, paint the eyes, as if enlarging them) -- cut out, rend, surely, tear.
a covering, i.e. clothing; also treachery or pillage -- apparel, cloth(-es, ing), garment, lap, rag, raiment, robe, very (treacherously), vesture, wardrobe.
to plump, i.e. fill up hollows; by implication, to cover (for clothing or secrecy) -- clad self, close, clothe, conceal, cover (self), (flee to) hide, overwhelm.
himself with sackcloth
a mesh (as allowing a liquid to run through), i.e. coarse loose cloth or sacking (used in mourning and for bagging); hence, a bag (for grain, etc.) -- sack(-cloth, -clothes).
to go or come (in a wide variety of applications)
into the house
a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.)
of the LORD
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
And when King Hezekiah heard it, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth and entered the house of the LORD.
King James Bible
And it came to pass, when king Hezekiah heard it, that he rent his clothes, and covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the house of the LORD.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
When King Hezekiah heard their report, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the LORD's temple.
International Standard Version
When King Hezekiah heard Eliakim's report, he tore his clothes, put on a sackcloth covering, entered the LORD's Temple,
When King Hezekiah heard this, he tore his clothes, put on sackcloth, and went to the LORD's temple.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
When King Hezekiah heard the message, he tore his clothes in grief, covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the LORD's temple.
King James 2000 Bible
And it came to pass, when king Hezekiah heard it, that he tore his clothes, and covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the house of the LORD.
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