Isaiah 21:4

“My heart panted, fearfulness affrighted me: the night of my pleasure hath he turned into fear unto me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My heart panted, fearefulnesse affrighted me: the night of my pleasure hath he turned into feare vnto me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My mind reels, horror overwhelms me; The twilight I longed for has been turned for me into trembling.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My heart fluttereth, horror hath affrighted me; the twilight that I desired hath been turned into trembling unto me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My mind is wandering, fear has overcome me: the evening of my desire has been turned into shaking for me.
- Basic English Bible

My heart panteth, horror affrighteth me: the night of my pleasure hath he turned into trembling unto me.
- Darby Bible

My heart panted, fearfulness affrighted me: the night of my pleasure hath he turned into fear to me.
- Webster's Bible

My heart flutters. Horror has frightened me. The twilight that I desired has been turned into trembling for me.
- World English Bible

Wandered hath my heart, trembling hath terrified me, The twilight of my desire He hath made a fear to me,
- Youngs Literal Bible

My heart is bewildered, terror hath overwhelmed me; the twilight that I longed for hath been turned for me into trembling.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 21:4


21:4 The night - In which I used to have sweet repose. He seems to have had this vision in a night. But withal this signified that horror and destruction, which should befal the Babylonians in a night of feasting and jollity. He - God, who shewed him that vision.


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