Isaiah 33:12

“And the people shall be as the burnings of lime: as thorns cut up shall they be burned in the fire.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the people shalbe as the burnings of lyme: as thornes cut vp shall they be burnt in the fire.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The peoples will be burned to lime, Like cut thorns which are burned in the fire.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the peoples shall be as the burnings of lime, as thorns cut down, that are burned in the fire.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the peoples will be like the burning of chalk: as thorns cut down, which are burned in the fire.
- Basic English Bible

And the peoples shall be [as] burnings of lime, [as] thorns cut up shall they be burned in the fire.
- Darby Bible

And the people shall be as the burnings of lime: as thorns cut up shall they be burned in the fire.
- Webster's Bible

The peoples will be like the burning of lime, like thorns that are cut down and burned in the fire.
- World English Bible

And peoples have been [as] burnings of lime, Thorns, as sweepings, with fire they burn.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the peoples shall be as the burnings of lime; as thorns cut down, that are burned in the fire.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 33:12


33:12 The people - Shall be burnt as easily and effectually as chalk is burned to lime.


Discussion for Isaiah 33:12

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