Isaiah 16:6

“We have heard of the pride of Moab; he is very proud: even of his haughtiness, and his pride, and his wrath: but his lies shall not be so.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 16:6

We haue heard of the pride of Moab (hee is very proud) euen of his hautines, and his pride, and his wrath: but his lies shall not be so.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

We have heard of the pride of Moab, an excessive pride; {Even} of his arrogance, pride, and fury; His idle boasts are false.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

We have heard of the pride of Moab, `that' he is very proud; even of his arrogancy, and his pride, and his wrath; his boastings are nought.
- American Standard Version (1901)

We have had word of the pride of Moab, how great it is; how he is lifted up in pride and passion: his high words about himself are false.
- Basic English Bible

We have heard of the arrogance of Moab, -- [he is] very proud, -- of his pride, and his arrogance, and his wrath: his pratings are vain.
- Darby Bible

We have heard of the pride of Moab; he is very proud: even of his haughtiness, and his pride, and his wrath: but his lies shall not be so.
- Webster's Bible

We have heard of the pride of Moab, that he is very proud; even of his arrogance, his pride, and his wrath. His boastings are nothing.
- World English Bible

We have heard of the pride of Moab -- very proud, His pride, and his arrogance, and his wrath, Not right [are] his devices.
- Youngs Literal Bible

We have heard of the pride of Moab; he is very proud; even of his haughtiness, and his pride, and his arrogancy, his ill-founded boastings.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 16:6

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 16:6


16:6 We - The prophet having spoken to the Moabites, now turns his speech to God's people. The sense is, I do not expect that my counsels will have any good effect upon Moab; they will still carry themselves insolently and outrageously. His lies - His vain imaginations, and false and crafty counsels, shall not take effect.


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