Isaiah 16:1

“Send ye the lamb to the ruler of the land from Sela to the wilderness, unto the mount of the daughter of Zion.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Send ye the lambe to the ruler of the land from Sela to the wildernesse, vnto the mount of the daughter of Zion.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Send the {tribute} lamb to the ruler of the land, From Sela by way of the wilderness to the mountain of the daughter of Zion.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Send ye the lambs for the ruler of the land from Selah to the wilderness, unto the mount of the daughter of Zion.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they will send ... to the mountain of the daughter of Zion.
- Basic English Bible

Send the lamb of the ruler of the land from the rock to the wilderness, -- unto the mount of the daughter of Zion.
- Darby Bible

Send ye the lamb to the ruler of the land from Sela to the wilderness, to the mount of the daughter of Zion.
- Webster's Bible

Send the lambs for the ruler of the land from Selah to the wilderness, to the mountain of the daughter of Zion.
- World English Bible

Send ye a lamb [to] the ruler of the land, From Selah in the wilderness, Unto the mount of the daughter of Zion.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Send ye the lambs for the ruler of the land from the crags that are toward the wilderness, unto the mount of the daughter of Zion.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 16:1


16:1 Send - The prophet continues his prophecy against Moab, and gives them counsel what to do, to prevent, if possible, the desolation. Make your peace with God, by sacrifice, for all your injuries done to him, and to his people. Sela - An eminent city of Moab, seated upon a rock. Unto the mount - Unto the temple upon mount Zion.


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