Ezekiel 23:16

NET ©

When she saw them, she lusted after them and sent messengers to them in Chaldea.

NIV ©

As soon as she saw them, she lusted after them and sent messengers to them in Chaldea.

NASB ©

"When she saw them she lusted after them and sent messengers to them in Chaldea.

NLT ©

When she saw these paintings, she longed to give herself to them, so she sent messengers to Babylonia to invite them to come to her.

MSG ©

she went wild with lust and sent invitations to them in Babylon.

BBE ©

And when she saw them she was full of desire for them, and sent servants to them in Chaldaea.

NRSV ©

When she saw them she lusted after them, and sent messengers to them in Chaldea.

NKJV ©

As soon as her eyes saw them, She lusted for them And sent messengers to them in Chaldea.

KJV
And as soon as she saw
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them with her eyes
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she doted
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upon them, and sent
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messengers
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unto them into Chaldea
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{as soon...: Heb. at the sight of her eyes}
HEBREW
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Mhyla
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Mykalm
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hynye
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harml
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Mhyle
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*hbgetw {bgetw} (23:16)
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LXXM
kai
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CONJ
epeyeto
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V-AMI-3S
ep
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PREP
autouv
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D-APM
th
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T-DSF
orasei
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N-DSF
ofyalmwn
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N-GPM
authv
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D-GSF
kai
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CONJ
exapesteilen
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V-AAI-3S
aggelouv
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N-APM
prov
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PREP
autouv
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D-APM
eiv
<1519>  
PREP
ghn
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N-ASF
caldaiwn
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N-GPM
NET © [draft] ITL
When she saw them, she lusted
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after them and sent
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messengers
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to them
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in Chaldea
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.
NET © Notes

tn Heb “at the appearance of her eyes.”

sn The Chaldeans were prominent tribal groups of Babylonia. The imagery is reminiscent of events in the reigns of Hezekiah (2 Kgs 20:12-15) and Jehoiakim (2 Kgs 23:34-24:1).