Hosea 2:7 NIV

7 She will chase after her lovers but not catch them; she will look for them but not find them. Then she will say, ‘I will go back to my husband as at first, for then I was better off than now.’

References for Hosea 2:7

Study tools for Hosea 2:7

  • a 2:15 - "Achor" means "trouble."
  • b 2:15 - Or "sing"
  • c 2:16 - Hebrew "baal"
  • d 2:19 - Or "with" ; also in verse 20
  • e 2:19 - Or "with"
  • f 2:22 - "Jezreel" means "God plants."
  • g 2:23 - Hebrew "Lo-Ruhamah" (see 1:6)
  • h 2:23 - Hebrew "Lo-Ammi" (see 1:9)