NIV: Was not Israel the object of your ridicule? Was she caught among thieves, that you shake your head in scorn whenever you speak of her?
NAS: "Now was not Israel a laughingstock to you? Or was he caught among thieves? For each time you speak about him you shake your head in scorn.
KJV: For was not Israel a derision unto thee? was he found among thieves? for since thou spakest of him, thou skippedst for joy.
GWT: People of Moab, didn't you laugh at the people of Israel? Were they caught among thieves? Whenever you talk about them you shake your heads in contempt.
ASV: For was not Israel a derision unto thee? was he found among thieves? for as often as thou speakest of him, thou waggest the head.
BBE: For did you not make sport of Israel? was he taken among thieves? for whenever you were talking about him, you were shaking your head over him.
DBY: For was not Israel a derision unto thee? Was he found among thieves, that as oft as thou didst speak of him, thou didst shake the head?
DRB: For Israel hath been a derision unto thee: as though thou hadst found him amongst thieves: for thy words therefore, which thou hast spoken against him, thou shalt be led away captive.
WBS: For was not Israel a derision to thee? was he found among thieves? for since thou hast spoken of him, thou hast leaped for joy.
WEB: For wasn't Israel a derision to you? was he found among thieves? for as often as you speak of him, you shake your head.
YLT: And was not Israel the derision to thee? Among thieves was he found? For since thy words concerning him, Thou dost bemoan thyself.
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