Micah 7:16

“The nations shall see and be confounded at all their might: they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall be deaf.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The nations shall see, and be confounded at all their might: they shall lay their hand vpon their mouth: their eares shall be deafe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Nations will see and be ashamed Of all their might. They will put {their} hand on {their} mouth, Their ears will be deaf.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The nations shall see and be ashamed of all their might; they shall lay their hand upon their mouth; their ears shall be deaf.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The nations will see and be shamed because of all their strength; they will put their hands on their mouths, their ears will be stopped.
- Basic English Bible

-- The nations shall see, and be ashamed for all their might: they shall lay [their] hand upon [their] mouth, their ears shall be deaf.
- Darby Bible

The nations shall see and be confounded at all their might: they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall be deaf.
- Webster's Bible

The nations will see and be ashamed of all their might. They will lay their hand on their mouth. Their ears will be deaf.
- World English Bible

See do nations, and they are ashamed of all their might, They lay a hand on the mouth, their ears are deaf.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The nations shall see and be put to shame for all their might; they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall be deaf.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Micah 7:16


7:16 Shall be deaf - They shall neither care to hear, nor to speak of it.


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