Ezekiel 29:9

“And the land of Egypt shall be desolate and waste; and they shall know that I am the LORD: because he hath said, The river is mine, and I have made it.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ezekiel 29:9

And the land of Egypt shalbe desolate and waste, and they shall knowe that I am the Lord: because he hath saide, The riuer is mine, and I haue made it.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The land of Egypt will become a desolation and waste. Then they will know that I am the LORD. Because you said, 'The Nile is mine, and I have made {it,}'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the land of Egypt shall be a desolation and a waste; and they shall know that I am Jehovah. Because he hath said, The river is mine, and I have made it;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the land of Egypt will be an unpeopled waste; and they will be certain that I am the Lord: because he has said, The Nile is mine, and I made it.
- Basic English Bible

And the land of Egypt shall be a desolation and a waste: and they shall know that I [am] Jehovah, because he saith, The river is mine, and I made it.
- Darby Bible

And the land of Egypt shall be desolate and waste; and they shall know that I am the LORD: because he hath said, The river is mine, and I have made it.
- Webster's Bible

The land of Egypt shall be a desolation and a waste; and they shall know that I am Yahweh. Because he has said, 'The river is mine, and I have made it;'
- World English Bible

And the land of Egypt hath been for a desolation and a waste, And they have known that I [am] Jehovah. Because he said: The flood [is] mine, and I made [it].
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the land of Egypt shall be desolate and waste, and they shall know that I am the LORD; because he hath said: The river is mine, and I have made it.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ezekiel 29:9

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 29:9


29:7 Rent - Didst them much mischief instead of benefiting them, as thou hast promised, #Jer 37:7|.

29:10 Syene - Boundary between Ethiopia and Egypt; that is, all Egypt from north - east to south - west.

29:11 Forty years - These forty years began about the thirtieth year of Jeconiah's captivity, and end with the seventieth year of the captivity, which was the first of Cyrus.


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