Ezekiel 27:12

“Tarshish was thy merchant by reason of the multitude of all kind of riches; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they traded in thy fairs.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ezekiel 27:12

Tarshish was thy merchant by reason of the multitude of all kinde of riches: with siluer, yron, tinne, and lead they traded in thy faires.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Tarshish was your customer because of the abundance of all {kinds} of wealth; with silver, iron, tin and lead they paid for your wares.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Tarshish was thy merchant by reason of the multitude of all kinds of riches; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they traded for thy wares.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Tarshish did business with you because of the great amount of your wealth; they gave silver, iron, tin, and lead for your goods.
- Basic English Bible

Tarshish dealt with thee by reason of the abundance of all substance; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they furnished thy markets.
- Darby Bible

Tarshish was thy merchant by reason of the multitude of all kind of riches; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they traded in thy fairs.
- Webster's Bible

Tarshish was your merchant by reason of the multitude of all kinds of riches; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they traded for your wares.
- World English Bible

Tarshish [is] thy merchant, Because of the abundance of all wealth, For silver, iron, tin, and lead, They have given out thy remnants.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Tarshish was thy merchant by reason of the multitude of all kinds of riches; with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they traded for thy wares.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ezekiel 27:12

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 27:12


27:10 Lud - Lydians, not those Cresus was king over, but those that dwelt in Egypt about the lake Maraeolis. Phut - Lybians, a people of Africa; these were their hired soldiers. Hanged the shield - In time of peace. They set forth - These stout, expert, well armed guards, were an honour to thee.

27:11 With - Mixed with other hired soldiers. The Gammadim - Probably men of Gammade, a town of Phoenicia.

27:13 Javan - The Grecians, particularly the Ionians. Tubal - The Asiatic Iberians, and the Albanians toward the Caspian sea. Meshech - The Cappadocians. They traded - Brought men to sell for slaves.

27:14 Of the house - Of the country. Togarmah - Armenia the lesser, Phrygia, Galatia, or Cappadocia. Horsemen - It is likely they might sell grooms, as best able to manage, and keep those horses.


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