KJV LexiconAnd he received
to take (in the widest variety of applications)
them at their hand
a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.),
to cramp, i.e. confine (in many applications, literally and figuratively, formative or hostile)
it with a graving tool
a chisel or graver; also a style for writing -- graving tool, pen.
after he had made
to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application
it a molten
a pouring over, i.e. fusion of metal (especially a cast image); by implication, a libation, i.e. league; concretely a coverlet (as if poured out)
a (male) calf (as frisking round), especially one nearly grown (i.e. a steer) -- bullock, calf.
and they said
to say (used with great latitude)
These be thy gods
angels, exceeding, God (gods)(-dess, -ly), (very) great, judges, mighty.
he will rule as God; Jisrael, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity: --Israel.
to ascend, intransitively (be high) or actively (mount); used in a great variety of senses, primary and secondary, literal and figurative (as follow)
thee up out of the land
the earth (at large, or partitively a land) -- common, country, earth, field, ground, land, natins, way, + wilderness, world.
Mitsrajim, i.e. Upper and Lower Egypt -- Egypt, Egyptians, Mizraim.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
He took this from their hand, and fashioned it with a graving tool and made it into a molten calf; and they said, "This is your god, O Israel, who brought you up from the land of Egypt."
King James Bible
And he received them at their hand, and fashioned it with a graving tool, after he had made it a molten calf: and they said, These be thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
He took the gold from their hands, fashioned it with an engraving tool, and made it into an image of a calf. Then they said, "Israel, this is your God, who brought you up from the land of Egypt!"
International Standard Version
He took them from them and, using a tool, fashioned them into a molten calf. The people said, "This, Israel, is your god who brought you out of the land of Egypt."
He accepted the gold from them, fashioned it with an engraving tool, and made a molten calf. Then they said, "These are your gods, O Israel, who brought you up out of Egypt."
GOD'S WORD® Translation
After he had worked on the gold with a tool, he made it into a statue of a calf. Then they said, "Israel, here are your gods who brought you out of Egypt."
King James 2000 Bible
And he received them from their hand, and fashioned it with an engraving tool, after he had made it a molten calf: and they said, These be your gods, O Israel, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt.
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