Isaiah 21:14

“The inhabitants of the land of Tema brought water to him that was thirsty, they prevented with their bread him that fled.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The inhabitants of the land of Tema brought water to him that was thirsty, they preuented with their bread him that fled.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Bring water for the thirsty, O inhabitants of the land of Tema, Meet the fugitive with bread.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Unto him that was thirsty they brought water; the inhabitants of the land of Tema did meet the fugitives with their bread.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Give water to him who is in need of water; give bread, O men of the land of Tema, to those in flight.
- Basic English Bible

Bring ye water to meet the thirsty! The inhabitants of the land of Tema come forth with their bread for him that fleeth.
- Darby Bible

The inhabitants of the land of Tema brought water to him that was thirsty, they met with their bread him that fled.
- Webster's Bible

They brought water to him who was thirsty. The inhabitants of the land of Tema met the fugitives with their bread.
- World English Bible

To meet the thirsty brought water have Inhabitants of the land of Tema, With his bread they came before a fugitive.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Unto him that is thirsty bring ye water! The inhabitants of the land of Tema did meet the fugitive with his bread.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 21:14


21:14 Tema - A part of Arabia. Fled - Whereby he implies, that those other Arabians, against whom this prophecy is principally directed, should be reduced to great scarcity, and forced to flee for their lives, from a bloody enemy.


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