Nahum 2:12 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Nahum 2:12, NIV: "The lion killed enough for his cubs and strangled the prey for his mate, filling his lairs with the kill and his dens with the prey."
Nahum 2:12, ESV: "The lion tore enough for his cubs and strangled prey for his lionesses; he filled his caves with prey and his dens with torn flesh."
Nahum 2:12, KJV: "The lion did tear in pieces enough for his whelps, and strangled for his lionesses, and filled his holes with prey, and his dens with ravin."
Nahum 2:12, NASB: "The lion tore enough for his cubs, Killed enough prey for his lionesses, And filled his lairs with prey And his dens with torn flesh."
Nahum 2:12, NLT: "The lion tore up meat for his cubs and strangled prey for his mate. He filled his den with prey, his caverns with his plunder."
Nahum 2:12, CSB: "The lion mauled whatever its cubs needed and strangled prey for its lionesses. It filled up its dens with the kill, and its lairs with mauled prey."