Isaiah 5:9

“In mine ears said the LORD of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and fair, without inhabitant.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

In mine eares said the Lord of hostes, Of a trueth many houses shall be desolate, euen great and faire without inhabitant.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

In my ears the LORD of hosts {has sworn,} "Surely, many houses shall become desolate, {Even} great and fine ones, without occupants.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

In mine ears `saith' Jehovah of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and fair, without inhabitant.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord of armies has said to me secretly, Truly, numbers of great and fair houses will be waste, with no one living in them.
- Basic English Bible

In mine ears Jehovah of hosts [hath said], Many houses shall assuredly become a desolation, great and excellent ones, without inhabitant.
- Darby Bible

In my ears said the LORD of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and fair, without inhabitant.
- Webster's Bible

In my ears, Yahweh of Armies says: "Surely many houses will be desolate, even great and beautiful, unoccupied.
- World English Bible

By the weapons of Jehovah of Hosts Do not many houses a desolation become? Great and good without inhabitant!
- Youngs Literal Bible

In mine ears said the LORD of hosts: of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and fair, without inhabitant.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 5:9


5:9 In mine ears - I heard God speak what I am about to utter.


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