KJV LexiconIn the day
a day (as the warm hours),
that thou stoodest
to stand, in various relations (literal and figurative, intransitive and transitive)
on the other side in the day
a day (as the warm hours),
that the strangers
to turn aside (especially for lodging); hence to be a foreigner, strange, profane; specifically (active participle) to commit adultery
carried away captive
to transport into captivity -- (bring away, carry, carry away, lead, lead away, take) captive(-s), drive (take) away.
probably a force, whether of men, means or other resources; an army, wealth, virtue, valor, strength
strange, in a variety of degrees and applications (foreign, non-relative, adulterous, different, wonderful) -- alien, foreigner, outlandish, strange(-r, woman).
to go or come (in a wide variety of applications)
into his gates
an opening, i.e. door or gate -- city, door, gate, port (-er).
to handle, i.e. to throw, e.g. lots -- cast.
properly, a pebble, i.e. a lot (small stones being used for that purpose); figuratively, a portion or destiny (as if determined by lot) -- lot.
founded peaceful; Jerushalaim or Jerushalem, the capital city of Palestine -- Jerusalem.
even thou wast as one
united, i.e. one; or (as an ordinal) first
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
"On the day that you stood aloof, On the day that strangers carried off his wealth, And foreigners entered his gate And cast lots for Jerusalem-- You too were as one of them.
King James Bible
In the day that thou stoodest on the other side, in the day that the strangers carried away captive his forces, and foreigners entered into his gates, and cast lots upon Jerusalem, even thou wast as one of them.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
On the day you stood aloof, on the day strangers captured his wealth, while foreigners entered his gate and cast lots for Jerusalem, you were just like one of them.
International Standard Version
"On the day you just stood by, when strangers carried away Jacob's wealth and foreigners entered his gates, casting lots for Jerusalem, you were just like one of them.
You stood aloof while strangers took his army captive, and foreigners advanced to his gates. When they cast lots over Jerusalem, you behaved as though you were in league with them.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
While you stood there doing nothing, strangers carried off Jacob's wealth. Foreigners entered his gates and threw dice for Jerusalem. You acted like one of them.
King James 2000 Bible
In the day that you stood on the other side, in the day that the strangers carried away captive his forces, and foreigners entered into his gates, and cast lots upon Jerusalem, even you were as one of them.
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