Isaiah 16:11

“Wherefore my bowels shall sound like an harp for Moab, and mine inward parts for Kirharesh.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherefore my bowels shal sound like an harpe for Moab, and mine inward parts for Kir-haresh.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore my heart intones like a harp for Moab And my inward feelings for Kir-hareseth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Wherefore my heart soundeth like a harp for Moab, and mine inward parts for Kir-heres.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For this cause the cords of my heart are sounding for Moab, and I am full of sorrow for Kir-heres.
- Basic English Bible

Therefore my bowels sound like a harp for Moab, and mine inward parts for Kirheres.
- Darby Bible

Wherefore my bowels shall sound like a harp for Moab, and my inward parts for Kir-haresh.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore my heart sounds like a harp for Moab, and my inward parts for Kir Heres.
- World English Bible

Therefore my bowels for Moab as a harp do sound, And mine inward parts for Kir-Haresh.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Wherefore my heart moaneth like a harp for Moab, and mine inward parts for Kir-heres.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 16:11


16:11 My bowels - Thro' compassion. In excessive grief, the bowels are sometimes rolled together, so as to make an audible noise.


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