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

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

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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