KJV LexiconAnd the king
a king -- king, royal.
confusion; Babel (i.e. Babylon), including Babylonia and the Babylonian empire -- Babel, Babylon.
to strike (lightly or severely, literally or figuratively)
them and slew
causatively, to kill
them at Riblah
fertile; Riblah, a place in Syria -- Riblah.
in the land
the earth (at large, or partitively a land) -- common, country, earth, field, ground, land, natins, way, + wilderness, world.
walled; Chamath, a place in Syria -- Hamath, Hemath.
celebrated; Jehudah (or Judah), the name of five Israelites; also of the tribe descended from the first, and of its territory -- Judah.
was carried away
to denude (especially in a disgraceful sense); by implication, to exile (captives being usually stripped); figuratively, to reveal
out of their land
soil (from its general redness) -- country, earth, ground, husband(-man) (-ry), land.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Then the king of Babylon struck them down and put them to death at Riblah in the land of Hamath. So Judah was led away into exile from its land.
King James Bible
And the king of Babylon smote them, and slew them at Riblah in the land of Hamath. So Judah was carried away out of their land.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
The king of Babylon put them to death at Riblah in the land of Hamath. So Judah went into exile from its land.
International Standard Version
where the king of Babylon executed them in the land of Hamath. And so Judah was transported into exile from the land.
The king of Babylon ordered them to be executed at Riblah in the territory of Hamath. So Judah was deported from its land.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
The king of Babylon executed them at Riblah in the territory of Hamath. So the people of Judah were captives when they left their land.
King James 2000 Bible
And the king of Babylon struck them down, and slew them at Riblah in the land of Hamath. So Judah was carried away out of their land.
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