Isaiah 42:2

“He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Isaiah 42:2

Hee shall not crie, nor lift vp, nor cause his voyce to bee heard in the streete.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"He will not cry out or raise {His voice,} Nor make His voice heard in the street.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He will not cry, nor lift up his voice, nor cause it to be heard in the street.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He will make no cry, his voice will not be loud: his words will not come to men's ears in the streets.
- Basic English Bible

He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.
- Darby Bible

He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.
- Webster's Bible

He will not shout, nor raise his voice, nor cause it to be heard in the street.
- World English Bible

He doth not cry, nor lift up, Nor cause his voice to be heard, in the street.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He shall not cry, nor lift up, nor cause his voice to be heard in the street.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Isaiah 42:2

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 42:2


42:2 Cry - In a way of contention, or ostentation. Lift - His voice. Heard - As contentious and vain - glorious persons frequently do.


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