KJV LexiconThen were assembled
to gather for any purpose; hence, to receive, take away, i.e. remove
unto me every one that trembled
fearful; also reverential -- afraid, trembling.
at the words
a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause
of the God
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.
because of the transgression
treachery, i.e. sin -- falsehood, grievously, sore, transgression, trespass, very.
of those that had been carried away
exile; concretely and collectively exiles -- (carried away), captive(-ity), removing.
and I sat
to sit down (specifically as judge. in ambush, in quiet); by implication, to dwell, to remain; causatively, to settle, to marry
to stun (or intransitively, grow numb), i.e. devastate or (figuratively) stupefy (both usually in a passive sense)
until the evening
dusk -- + day, even(-ing, tide), night.
a donation; euphemistically, tribute; specifically a sacrificial offering (usually bloodless and voluntary) -- gift, oblation, (meat) offering, present, sacrifice.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Then everyone who trembled at the words of the God of Israel on account of the unfaithfulness of the exiles gathered to me, and I sat appalled until the evening offering.
King James Bible
Then were assembled unto me every one that trembled at the words of the God of Israel, because of the transgression of those that had been carried away; and I sat astonied until the evening sacrifice.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Everyone who trembled at the words of the God of Israel gathered around me, because of the unfaithfulness of the exiles, while I sat devastated until the evening offering.
International Standard Version
Then everyone who trembled at the words of the God of Israel gathered together as a group because of the sin committed by those who had been led astray. As for me, I remained seated, in shock, until the evening sacrifice.
Everyone who held the words of the God of Israel in awe gathered around me because of the unfaithful acts of the people of the exile. Devastated, I continued to sit there until the evening offering.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
Since the former exiles had been unfaithful, everyone who gathered around me there trembled at the words of the God of Israel. I sat in shock until the evening sacrifice.
King James 2000 Bible
Then were assembled unto me every one that trembled at the words of the God of Israel, because of the transgression of those that had been carried away; and I sat appalled until the evening sacrifice.
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