Nahum 2:7

“And Huzzab shall be led away captive, she shall be brought up, and her maids shall lead her as with the voice of doves, tabering upon their breasts.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Huzzab shall be led away captiue, she shall be brought vp, and her maids shall leade her as with the voyce of doues, tabring vpon their breasts.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It is fixed: She is stripped, she is carried away, And her handmaids are moaning like the sound of doves, Beating on their breasts.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it is decreed: she is uncovered, she is carried away; and her handmaids moan as with the voice of doves, beating upon their breasts.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the queen is uncovered, she is taken away and her servant-girls are weeping like the sound of doves, hammering on their breasts.
- Basic English Bible

And it is decreed: she shall be uncovered, she shall be led away, and her maids shall moan as with the voice of doves, drumming upon their breasts.
- Darby Bible

And Huzzab shall be led away captive, she shall be brought up, and her maids shall lead her as with the voice of doves, tabering upon their breasts.
- Webster's Bible

It is decreed: she is uncovered, she is carried away; and her handmaids moan as with the voice of doves, beating on their breasts.
- World English Bible

And it is established -- she hath removed, She hath been brought up, And her handmaids are leading as the voice of doves, Tabering on their hearts.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(2:8) And the queen is uncovered, she is carried away, and her handmaids moan as with the voice of doves, tabering upon their breasts.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Nahum 2:7


2:7 Huzzab - The queen. The voice of doves - Sighing out their complaints. Upon their breasts - Instead of musical instruments, on which they were used to play, now they only strike their breasts.


Discussion for Nahum 2:7

  • Robin land for verse 7
    I had a dream i was sitting on a hill with alot of people (i mean alot) it was a beautiful day really green grass and I heard what was like THUNDER it was walking and all of a sudden a path was clear and all i saw was a HUGE foot and a voice that sounded like THUNDER YELL NAHUM....it was so loud it woke me up...

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