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Ezekiel 16:56 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— For thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— For thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “As [the name of] your sister Sodom was not heard from your lips in your day of pride,
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— For thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Yea, Sodom thy sister was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And Sodom thy sister was never heard in thy mouth,—In the day of thy pride:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And thy sister Sodom hath not been for a report in thy mouth, In the day of thine arrogancy,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And Sodom thy sister was not heard of in thy mouth, in the day of thy pride,
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— For thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride;
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And surely thy sister Sodom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the days of thy pride:
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— For thy sister Sedom was not mentioned by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
For thy sister 269
{0269} Prime
אָחוֹת
'achowth
{aw-khoth'}
Irregular feminine of H0251; a sister (used very widely (like H0250), literally and figuratively).
Sm סְדֹם 5467
{5467} Prime
סְדֹם
C@dom
{sed-ome'}
From an unused root meaning to scorch; burnt (that is, volcanic or bituminous) district; Sedom, a place near the Dead Sea.
was x1961
(1961) Complement
הָיָה
hayah
{haw-yaw'}
A primitive root (compare H1933); to exist, that is, be or become, come to pass (always emphatic, and not a mere copula or auxiliary).
not x3808
(3808) Complement
לֹא
lo'
{lo}
lo; a primitive particle; not (the simple or abstract negation); by implication no; often used with other particles.
mentioned 8052
{8052} Prime
שְׁמוּעָה
sh@muw`ah
{sehm-oo-aw'}
Feminine passive participle of H8074; something heard, that is, an announcement.
by thy mouth 6310
{6310} Prime
פֶּה
peh
{peh}
From H6284; the mouth (as the means of blowing), whether literally or figuratively (particularly speech); specifically edge, portion or side; adverbially (with preposition) according to.
in the day 3117
{3117} Prime
יוֹם
yowm
{yome}
From an unused root meaning to be hot; a day (as the warm hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially).
of thy pride, 1347
{1347} Prime
גָּאוֹן
ga'own
{gaw-ohn'}
From H1342; the same as H1346.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Ezekiel 16:56

_ _ Sodom was not mentioned — literally, “was not for a report.” Thou didst not deign to mention her name as if her case could possibly apply as a warning to thee, but it did apply (2 Peter 2:6).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Ezekiel 16:44-59.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Ezekiel 16:56

Not mentioned — The sins of Sodom, and her plagues, were not minded or mentioned by thee.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Ezekiel 16:56

For thy sister Sodom was not mentioned (h) by thy mouth in the day of thy pride,

(h) You would not call her punishment to mind when you were aloft, to learn by her example to fear my judgments.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
was not:

Isaiah 65:5 Which say, Stand by thyself, come not near to me; for I am holier than thou. These [are] a smoke in my nose, a fire that burneth all the day.
Zephaniah 3:11 In that day shalt thou not be ashamed for all thy doings, wherein thou hast transgressed against me: for then I will take away out of the midst of thee them that rejoice in thy pride, and thou shalt no more be haughty because of my holy mountain.
Luke 15:28-30 And he was angry, and would not go in: therefore came his father out, and intreated him. ... But as soon as this thy son was come, which hath devoured thy living with harlots, thou hast killed for him the fatted calf.
Luke 18:11 The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee, that I am not as other men [are], extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as this publican.

mentioned:
Heb. for a report, or a hearing

pride:
Heb. prides, or excellencies.
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Is 65:5. Zp 3:11. Lk 15:28; 18:11.

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