Isaiah 51:20

“Thy sons have fainted, they lie at the head of all the streets, as a wild bull in a net: they are full of the fury of the LORD, the rebuke of thy God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thy sonnes haue fainted, they lie at the head of all the streetes as a wilde bull in a net; they are full of the furie of the Lord, the rebuke of thy God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Your sons have fainted, They lie {helpless} at the head of every street, Like an antelope in a net, Full of the wrath of the LORD, The rebuke of your God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thy sons have fainted, they lie at the head of all the streets, as an antelope in a net; they are full of the wrath of Jehovah, the rebuke of thy God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Your sons are overcome, like a roe in a net; they are full of the wrath of the Lord, the punishment of your God.
- Basic English Bible

Thy children have fainted, they lie at the head of all the streets, as an oryx in a net: they are full of the fury of Jehovah, the rebuke of thy God.
- Darby Bible

Thy sons have fainted, they lie at the head of all the streets, as a wild bull in a net: they are full of the fury of the LORD, the rebuke of thy God.
- Webster's Bible

Your sons have fainted, they lie at the head of all the streets, as an antelope in a net; they are full of the wrath of Yahweh, the rebuke of your God.
- World English Bible

Thy sons have been wrapt up, they have lain down, At the head of all out places, as a wild ox [in] a net, They are full of the fury of Jehovah, The rebuke of Thy God.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thy sons have fainted, they lie at the head of all the streets, as an antelope in a net; they are full of the fury of the LORD, the rebuke of thy God.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 51:20


51:20 Fainted - They are so far from being able to comfort thee, that they themselves faint away. They lie - Dead by famine or the sword. As a bull - Those of them who are not slain are struggling for life.


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