Isaiah 14:8

“Yea, the fir trees rejoice at thee, and the cedars of Lebanon, saying, Since thou art laid down, no feller is come up against us.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Yea the firre trees reioyce at thee, and the cedars of Lebanon, saying, Since thou art layd downe, no feller is come vp against vs.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Even the cypress trees rejoice over you, {and} the cedars of Lebanon, {saying,} 'Since you were laid low, no {tree} cutter comes up against us.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Yea, the fir-trees rejoice at thee, `and' the cedars of Lebanon, `saying', Since thou art laid low, no hewer is come up against us.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Even the trees of the wood are glad over you, the trees of Lebanon, saying, From the time of your fall no wood-cutter has come up against us with an axe.
- Basic English Bible

Even the cypresses rejoice at thee, the cedars of Lebanon, [saying,] Since thou art laid down, no feller is come up against us.
- Darby Bible

Yes, the fir-trees rejoice at thee, and the cedars of Lebanon, saying, Since thou art laid down, no feller is come up against us.
- Webster's Bible

Yes, the fir trees rejoice with you, with the cedars of Lebanon, saying, "Since you are humbled, no lumberjack has come up against us."
- World English Bible

Even firs have rejoiced over thee, Cedars of Lebanon -- [saying]: Since thou hast lain down, The hewer cometh not up against us.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Yea, the cypresses rejoice at thee, and the cedars of Lebanon: 'Since thou art laid down, no feller is come up against us.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 14:8


14:8 The trees - Which were felled for the service of her pride and luxury, but now are suffered to stand.


Discussion for Isaiah 14:8

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