Isaiah 14:6

“He who smote the people in wrath with a continual stroke, he that ruled the nations in anger, is persecuted, and none hindereth.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He who smote the people in wrath with a continuall stroke; hee that ruled the nations in anger, is persecuted and none hindereth.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Which used to strike the peoples in fury with unceasing strokes, Which subdued the nations in anger with unrestrained persecution.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that smote the peoples in wrath with a continual stroke, that ruled the nations in anger, with a persecution that none restrained.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He whose rod was on the peoples with an unending wrath, ruling the nations in passion, with an uncontrolled rule.
- Basic English Bible

He that smote the peoples in wrath with a relentless stroke, he that ruled the nations in anger, is persecuted unsparingly.
- Darby Bible

He who smote the people in wrath with a continual stroke, he that ruled the nations in anger, is persecuted, and none hindereth.
- Webster's Bible

who struck the peoples in wrath with a continual stroke, who ruled the nations in anger, with a persecution that none restrained.
- World English Bible

He who is smiting peoples in wrath, A smiting without intermission, He who is ruling in anger nations, Pursuing without restraint!
- Youngs Literal Bible

That smote the peoples in wrath with an incessant stroke, that ruled the nations in anger, with a persecution that none restrained.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 14:6


14:6 Anger - With rigour and not with clemency. None - Neither the Babylonians themselves, nor their confederates.


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