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New Living Translation
When the rulers of Israel finish their drinking, off they go to find some prostitutes. They love shame more than honor.
American Standard Version
Their drink is become sour; they play the harlot continually; her rulers dearly love shame.
Berean Study Bible
When their liquor is gone, they turn to prostitution; their rulers dearly love disgrace.
Their banquet is separated, they have gone astray by fornication: they that should have protected them have loved to bring shame upon them.
English Revised Version
Their drink is become sour: they commit whoredom continually; her rulers dearly love shame.
King James Bible
Their drink is sour: they have committed whoredom continually: her rulers with shame do love, Give ye.
World English Bible
Their drink has become sour. They play the prostitute continually. Her rulers dearly love their shameful way.
Young's Literal Translation
Sour is their drink, They have gone diligently a-whoring, Her protectors have loved shame thoroughly.
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