therefore I am going to gather all your lovers, with whom you found pleasure, those you loved as well as those you hated. I will gather them against you from all around and will strip you in front of them, and they will see you stark naked.
Behold, therefore I will gather all thy lovers, with whom thou hast taken pleasure, and all them that thou hast loved, with all them that thou hast hated; I will even gather them round about against thee, and will discover thy nakedness unto them, that they may see all thy nakedness.
therefore, behold, I will gather all your lovers with whom you took pleasure, all those you loved and all those you hated. I will gather them against you from every side and will uncover your nakedness to them, that they may see all your nakedness.
this is what I am going to do. I will gather together all your allies—the lovers with whom you have sinned, both those you loved and those you hated—and I will strip you naked in front of them so they can stare at you.
Behold, therefore I will gather all thy lovers, with whom
thou hast taken pleasure
Or, "with whom thou hast mixed" F18; in unlawful embraces,
joined in sinful alliances, or in idolatrous practices: and
all [them] that thou hast loved;
the Egyptians and Assyrians, whose friendship and idolatrous
customs they were fond of: with all [them] that thou hast
as the Philistines, Moabites, and Ammonites: I will even
gather them round about against thee;
as they were in the Chaldean army, which consisted of many
nations: and will discover thy nakedness unto them, that
they may see all thy nakedness;
as a just retaliation for discovering it herself, as in (
16:36 ) ; than which nothing can be more disagreeable to the
sex. The Milesian virgins were restrained from suicide by a law,
which ordered that such should be drawn naked through the market
place. This is to be understood of the spoiling of the city and
tbre rva) "quibus commixtuisti cum illis", Starckius.