KJV LexiconThou hast built
to build (literally and figuratively) -- (begin to) build(-er), obtain children, make, repair, set (up), surely.
thy high place
a height (as a seat of idolatry) -- high place.
at every head
the head (as most easily shaken), whether literal or figurative (in many applications, of place, time, rank, itc.)
of the way
a road (as trodden); figuratively, a course of life or mode of action, often adverb
and hast made thy beauty
beauty -- beauty.
to be abhorred
to loathe, i.e. (morally) detest -- (make to be) abhor(-red), (be, commit more, do) abominable(-y), utterly.
and hast opened
to dispart (the feet or lips), i.e. become licentious -- open (wide).
a foot (as used in walking); by implication, a step; by euphem. the pudenda -- be able to endure, according as, after, coming, follow, (broken-)foot(-ed, -stool), great toe, haunt, journey, leg, piss, possession, time.
to every one that passed by
to cross over; used very widely of any transition (literal or figurative; transitive, intransitive, intensive, causative); specifically, to cover (in copulation)
to increase (in whatever respect)
harlotry, i.e. (figuratively) idolatry -- fornication, whoredom.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
"You built yourself a high place at the top of every street and made your beauty abominable, and you spread your legs to every passer-by to multiply your harlotry.
King James Bible
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.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
You built your elevated place at the head of every street and turned your beauty into a detestable thing. You spread your legs to everyone who passed by and increased your prostitution.
International Standard Version
At every street corner you made your beauty abhorrent when you made yourself available for sex to anyone who was passing by. By doing this, you kept on committing more and more immorality.
At the head of every street you erected your pavilion and you disgraced your beauty when you spread your legs to every passerby and multiplied your promiscuity.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
You also built worship sites at the head of every street. You used your beauty to seduce people there. You offered your body to everyone who passed by. You increased your acts of prostitution.
King James 2000 Bible
You have built your high place at the head of every street, and have made your beauty to be abhorred, and have offered yourself to everyone that passed by, and multiplied your harlotries.
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