Ezekiel 27:19

“Dan also and Iauan going to and fro, occupyed in thy faires: bright yron, Cassia and Calamus were in thy market.”

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Other Translations

Dan also and Javan going to and fro occupied in thy fairs: bright iron, cassia, and calamus, were in thy market.
- King James Version

"Vedan and Javan paid for your wares from Uzal; wrought iron, cassia and sweet cane were among your merchandise.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Vedan and Javan traded with yarn for thy wares: bright iron, cassia, and calamus, were among thy merchandise.
- American Standard Version (1901)

... for your goods: they gave polished iron and spices for your goods.
- Basic English Bible

Vedan and Javan of Uzal traded in thy markets: wrought iron, cassia, and calamus were in thy traffic.
- Darby Bible

Dan also and Javan going to and fro occupied in thy fairs: bright iron, cassia, and calamus, were in thy market.
- Webster's Bible

Vedan and Javan traded with yarn for your wares: bright iron, cassia, and calamus, were among your merchandise.
- World English Bible

Vedan and Javan go about with thy remnants, They have given shining iron, cassia, and cane, In thy merchandise it hath been.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Vedan and Javan traded with yarn for thy wares; massive iron, cassia, and calamus, were among thy merchandise.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 27:19


27:19 Javan - In the isle of Meroe, in Egypt.


Discussion for Ezekiel 27

  • Mubiana
    Ezekiel was a true prophet of God. He was able to see what was happening in the spirit world and that is a true picture of what is happening now. There are forces that control events in the world and Ezekiel saw that so clearly. I see pride as the a common denominator between the king and prince of tyre. Pride was a link between the two and it ended up in influencing events. God resists the proud.
  • Obbie Beal
    Tyrus; the above was great, a world power; great military and economy, but sins, ..., ..., therefore the day arrived when the wrath of Jehovah / GOD would be issued against her / Tyrus; the sea /ocean consumed her. (2018 has gone down the same road as Tyrus, now the day of sentencing await 2018). WOW! WOW! WOW!
  • A disciple
    Ever since men first thought to make themselves a name and build a city with a tower to defy the heavens, the deceits of their heart for a global alliance of Nations has not departed from them, and has been the thrust of all their wars. "The bricks are fallen, but we will rebuild with hewn stone." At one point God removes His restraint, and then will their own confusion be their ruin and end.
  • MaryAnn Vasquez
    a lesson of prosperity to exercise much caution else the deadly sin of greed taketh over...give thanks to God for bestowing such good fortune but be humble and try to be generous....
  • BSP
    Verse 3: Tyre was a greedy and prideful city. God did not approve of this haughty attitude.
  • Adrian. jackson
    A pastor spoke on this chapter on Sunday i just. wanna read it fo myself Awesome,

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