Isaiah 42:15



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"I will lay waste the mountains and hills And wither all their vegetation; I will make the rivers into coastlands And dry up the ponds.

King James Version

I will make waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs; and I will make the rivers islands, and I will dry up the pools.

International Standard Version

I'll devastate the mountains and hills, and dry up all their vegetation; I'll turn rivers into islands, and dry up the ponds.

A Conservative Version

I will lay waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs. And I will make the rivers islands, and will dry up the pools.

American Standard Version

I will lay waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs; and I will make the rivers islands, and will dry up the pools.

Amplified

I will lay waste the mountains and hills and dry up all their herbage; I will turn the rivers into islands, and I will dry up the pools.

Bible in Basic English

I will make waste mountains and hills, drying up all their plants; and I will make rivers dry, and pools dry land.

Darby Translation

I will lay waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs; and I will make the rivers islands, and I will dry up the pools.

Holman Bible

I will lay waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their vegetation. I will turn rivers into islands, and dry up marshes.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I will make waste mountains and hills and dry up all their grass, and I will make the rivers islands, and I will dry up the pools.

Julia Smith Translation

I will lay waste mountains and hills, and I will dry up all their green herbage; and I set the rivers for islands, and I will dry up the pools.

King James 2000

I will lay waste the mountains and hills, and dry up all their vegetation; and I will turn the rivers into islands, and I will dry up the pools.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I will cause mountains and hills to dry up, and I will cause all their herbage to wither; and I will make rivers like islands, and I will cause pools to dry up.

Modern King James verseion

I will make waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their plants. And I will make the rivers coastlands, and I will dry up the pools.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I will make waste both mountain and hill, and dry up every green thing that groweth thereon. I will dry up the floods of water, and drink up the rivers.

NET Bible

I will make the trees on the mountains and hills wither up; I will dry up all their vegetation. I will turn streams into islands, and dry up pools of water.

New Heart English Bible

I will destroy mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs. I will make the rivers islands, and will dry up the pools.

New simplified Bible

I will destroy the hills and mountains and dry up the grass and trees. I will turn the river valleys into deserts and dry up the pools of water.

The Emphasized Bible

I will lay waste mountains, and hills, And all their vegetation, will I wither, - And I will make rivers to be shores, And lakes, will I dry up:

Webster

I will make waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs; and I will make the rivers to be islands, and I will dry up the pools.

World English Bible

I will destroy mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs. I will make the rivers islands, and will dry up the pools.

Youngs Literal Translation

I make waste mountains and hills, And all their herbs I dry up, And I have made rivers become isles, And ponds I dry up.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I will make waste
חרב חרב 
Charab 
Usage: 40

הר 
Har 
Usage: 544

and hills
גּבעה 
Gib`ah 
Usage: 69

and dry up
יבשׁ 
Yabesh 
Usage: 69

עשׂב 
`eseb 
Usage: 33

and I will make
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

the rivers
נהר 
Nahar 
Usage: 119

אי 
'iy 
Usage: 36

and I will dry up
יבשׁ 
Yabesh 
Usage: 69

References

Context Readings

A Song Of Praise To Yahweh

14 "I have kept silent for a long time, I have kept still and restrained Myself. Now like a woman in labor I will groan, I will both gasp and pant. 15 "I will lay waste the mountains and hills And wither all their vegetation; I will make the rivers into coastlands And dry up the ponds. 16 "I will lead the blind by a way they do not know, In paths they do not know I will guide them I will make darkness into light before them And rugged places into plains These are the things I will do, And I will not leave them undone."



Cross References

Isaiah 50:2

"Why was there no man when I came? When I called, why was there none to answer? Is My hand so short that it cannot ransom? Or have I no power to deliver? Behold, I dry up the sea with My rebuke, I make the rivers a wilderness; Their fish stink for lack of water And die of thirst.

Nahum 1:4-6

He rebukes the sea and makes it dry; He dries up all the rivers Bashan and Carmel wither; The blossoms of Lebanon wither.

Isaiah 2:12-16

For the LORD of hosts will have a day of reckoning Against everyone who is proud and lofty And against everyone who is lifted up, That he may be abased.

Isaiah 44:27

"It is I who says to the depth of the sea, 'Be dried up!' And I will make your rivers dry.

Psalm 18:7

Then the earth shook and quaked; And the foundations of the mountains were trembling And were shaken, because He was angry.

Psalm 107:33-34

He changes rivers into a wilderness And springs of water into a thirsty ground;

Psalm 114:3-7

The sea looked and fled; The Jordan turned back.

Isaiah 11:15-16

And the LORD will utterly destroy The tongue of the Sea of Egypt; And He will wave His hand over the River With His scorching wind; And He will strike it into seven streams And make men walk over dry-shod.

Isaiah 49:11

"I will make all My mountains a road, And My highways will be raised up.

Jeremiah 4:24

I looked on the mountains, and behold, they were quaking, And all the hills moved to and fro.

Ezekiel 38:20

"The fish of the sea, the birds of the heavens, the beasts of the field, all the creeping things that creep on the earth, and all the men who are on the face of the earth will shake at My presence; the mountains also will be thrown down, the steep pathways will collapse and every wall will fall to the ground.

Habakkuk 3:6-10

He stood and surveyed the earth; He looked and startled the nations Yes, the perpetual mountains were shattered, The ancient hills collapsed His ways are everlasting.

Haggai 2:6

"For thus says the LORD of hosts, 'Once more in a little while, I am going to shake the heavens and the earth, the sea also and the dry land.

Zechariah 10:11

"And they will pass through the sea of distress And He will strike the waves in the sea, So that all the depths of the Nile will dry up; And the pride of Assyria will be brought down And the scepter of Egypt will depart.

Revelation 6:12-17

I looked when He broke the sixth seal, and there was a great earthquake; and the sun became black as sackcloth made of hair, and the whole moon became like blood;

Revelation 8:7-12

The first sounded, and there came hail and fire, mixed with blood, and they were thrown to the earth; and a third of the earth was burned up, and a third of the trees were burned up, and all the green grass was burned up.

Revelation 11:13

And in that hour there was a great earthquake, and a tenth of the city fell; seven thousand people were killed in the earthquake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.

Revelation 16:12

The sixth angel poured out his bowl on the great river, the Euphrates; and its water was dried up, so that the way would be prepared for the kings from the east.

Revelation 16:18

And there were flashes of lightning and sounds and peals of thunder; and there was a great earthquake, such as there had not been since man came to be upon the earth, so great an earthquake was it, and so mighty.

Revelation 20:11

Then I saw a great white throne and Him who sat upon it, from whose presence earth and heaven fled away, and no place was found for them.



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