Isaiah 21:15

“For they fled from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 21:15

For they fled from the swords, from the drawen sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grieuousnesse of warre.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For they have fled from the swords, From the drawn sword, and from the bent bow And from the press of battle.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For they fled away from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For they are in flight from the sharp sword, and the bent bow, and from the trouble of war.
- Basic English Bible

For they flee from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.
- Darby Bible

For they fled from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.
- Webster's Bible

For they fled away from the swords, from the drawn sword, from the bent bow, and from the heat of battle.
- World English Bible

For from the face of destructions they fled, From the face of a stretched-out sword, And from the face of a trodden bow, And from the face of the grievousness of battle.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For they fled away from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 21:15

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 21:15


21:13 Forest - Not as you used to do, in the houses or tents of the Arabians: whereby he implies, that that populous country should be a wilderness. Companies - In those parts travellers then did, and still do, go together in companies. Dedanim - These were merchants, who used to trade with Tyre, and their way lay thro' Arabia.

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.

21:16 A year - From the time of this prophecy: an exact year. Glory - Their power, and riches, and all things wherein they used to glory. This was executed by the Assyrians.


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