KJV LexiconFor while they be folden together
to entwine -- fold together, wrap.
a pot; also a thorn (as springing up rapidly); by implication, a hook -- caldron, fishhook, pan, (wash-)pot, thorn.
and while they are drunken
to quaff to satiety, i.e. become tipsy -- drunkard, fill self, Sabean, (wine-)bibber.
potation, concretely (wine), or abstractly (carousal) -- drink, drunken, wine.
they shall be devoured
to eat -- at all, burn up, consume, devour(-er, up), dine, eat(-er, up), feed (with), food, freely, in...wise(-deed, plenty), (lay) meat, quite.
straw (as dry) -- stubble.
full or filling (literally); also (concretely) fulness; adverbially, fully -- she that was with child, fill(-ed, -ed with), full(-ly), multitude, as is worth.
dry -- dried (away), dry.
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Like tangled thorns, And like those who are drunken with their drink, They are consumed As stubble completely withered.
King James Bible
For while they be folden together as thorns, and while they are drunken as drunkards, they shall be devoured as stubble fully dry.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
For they will be consumed like entangled thorns, like the drink of a drunkard and like straw that is fully dry.
International Standard Version
Indeed, while tangled as by a thorn bush, while drunken as by a strong drink, the Ninevites will be burned like dry straw.
Surely they will be totally consumed like entangled thorn bushes, like the drink of drunkards, like very dry stubble.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
[The people of Nineveh will be] like tangled thorns and like people drunk on their own drink. They will be completely burned up like very dry straw.
King James 2000 Bible
For while they are entangled together as thorns, and while they are drunk as drunkards, they shall be devoured as stubble fully dry.
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