Isaiah 21:16

“For thus hath the Lord said unto me, Within a year, according to the years of an hireling, and all the glory of Kedar shall fail:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For thus hath the Lord sayd vnto me: Within a yeere, according to the yeeres of an hireling, and all the glory of Kedar shall faile.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For thus the Lord said to me, "In a year, as a hired man would count it, all the splendor of Kedar will terminate;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For thus hath the Lord said unto me, Within a year, according to the years of a hireling, all the glory of Kedar shall fail;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For so has the Lord said to me, In a year, by the years of a servant working for payment, all the glory of Kedar will come to an end:
- Basic English Bible

For thus hath the Lord said unto me: Within a year, according to the years of a hired servant, and all the glory of Kedar shall fail;
- Darby Bible

For thus hath the Lord said to me, Within a year, according to the years of a hireling, and all the glory of Kedar shall fail:
- Webster's Bible

For the Lord said to me, "Within a year, as a worker bound by contract would count it, all the glory of Kedar will fail,
- World English Bible

For thus said the Lord unto me: `Within a year, as years of a hireling, Consumed hath been all the honour of Kedar.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For thus hath the Lord said unto me: 'Within a year, according to the years of a hireling, and all the glory of Kedar shall fail;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 21:16


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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