Isaiah 3:16

Overview - Isaiah 3
The great calamities which come by sin.
10 The different reward of the righteous and wicked.
12 The oppression and covetousness of the rulers.
16 The judgments which shall be for the pride of the women.
25 The general desolation.
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Isaiah 3:16  (King James Version)
Moreover the LORD saith, Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, and walk with stretched forth necks and wanton eyes, walking and mincing as they go, and making a tinkling with their feet:

the daughters
1:8 4:4 Matthew 21:5 ; Luke 23:28

are haughty
24:4 32:9-11 Proverbs 16:18 ; 30:13 Ezekiel 16:49 Ezekiel 16:50 ; Zephaniah 3:11

wanton eyes
Hebrew deceiving with their eyes.
Or, as {messakkaroth ainayim} is rendered in the Targum, "painting their eyes with stibium:" for {sakar} is probably
the same as the Chaldee {sekar,} or that import.* mincing
or, tripping nicely. and making.
The Eastern ladies wear on their ankles large rings to which smaller ones are attached, which make a tinkling sound as they move nimbly.