Isaiah 3:17

17 Therefore the Lord will bring sores on the heads of the women of Zion; the LORD will make their scalps bald.”

Isaiah 3:17 in Other Translations

KJV
17 Therefore the Lord will smite with a scab the crown of the head of the daughters of Zion, and the LORD will discover their secret parts.
ESV
17 therefore the Lord will strike with a scab the heads of the daughters of Zion, and the LORD will lay bare their secret parts.
NLT
17 So the Lord will send scabs on her head; the LORD will make beautiful Zion bald.”
MSG
17 The Master will fix it so those Zion women will all turn bald - Scabby, bald-headed women. The Master will do it.
CSB
17 the Lord will put scabs on the heads of the daughters of Zion, and the Lord will shave their foreheads bare.

Isaiah 3:17 In-Context

15 What do you mean by crushing my people and grinding the faces of the poor?” declares the Lord, the LORD Almighty.
16 The LORD says, “The women of Zion are haughty, walking along with outstretched necks, flirting with their eyes, strutting along with swaying hips, with ornaments jingling on their ankles.
17 Therefore the Lord will bring sores on the heads of the women of Zion; the LORD will make their scalps bald.”
18 In that day the Lord will snatch away their finery: the bangles and headbands and crescent necklaces,
19 the earrings and bracelets and veils,

Cross References 1

  • 1. ver 24; Ezekiel 27:31; Amos 8:10
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