Isaiah 33:16

“He shall dwell on high: his place of defence shall be the munitions of rocks: bread shall be given him; his waters shall be sure.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He shall dwell on high: his place of defence shalbe the munitions of rocks, bread shalbe giuen him, his waters shall be sure.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He will dwell on the heights, His refuge will be the impregnable rock; His bread will be given {him,} His water will be sure.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He shall dwell on high; his place of defence shall be the munitions of rocks; his bread shall be given `him'; his waters shall be sure.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He will have a place on high: he will be safely shut in by the high rocks: his bread will be given to him; his waters will be certain.
- Basic English Bible

he shall dwell on high, the fortresses of the rocks shall be his high retreat; bread shall be given him, his water shall be sure.
- Darby Bible

He shall dwell on high: his place of defense shall be the munitions of rocks: bread shall be given him; his waters shall be sure.
- Webster's Bible

he will dwell on high. His place of defense will be the fortress of rocks. His bread will be supplied. His waters will be sure.
- World English Bible

He high places doth inhabit, Strongholds of rock [are] his high tower, His bread hath been given, his waters stedfast.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He shall dwell on high; his place of defence shall be the munitions of rocks; his bread shall be given, his waters shall be sure.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 33:16


33:16 On high - Out of the reach of danger. His waters - God will furnish him with all necessaries.


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