Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"I dug wells and drank foreign waters, And with the sole of my feet I dried up All the rivers of Egypt."

King James Version

I have digged and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet have I dried up all the rivers of besieged places.

Holman Bible

I dug [wells], and I drank foreign waters. I dried up all the streams of Egypt with the soles of my feet.

International Standard Version

I myself dug for and drank foreign water. With the sole of my foot I dried up all the streams of Egypt!"

A Conservative Version

I have dug and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet I will dry up all the rivers of Egypt.

American Standard Version

I have digged and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet will I dry up all the rivers of Egypt.

Amplified

I dug wells and drank foreign waters, and with the sole of my feet have I dried up all [the defense and] the streams of Egypt.

Bible in Basic English

I have made water-holes and taken their waters, and with my foot I have made all the rivers of Egypt dry.

Darby Translation

I have digged, and have drunk strange waters, And with the sole of my feet have I dried up all the streams of Matsor.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I have dug and drunk the waters of others, and with the sole of my feet I have dried up all the rivers of defended places.

Julia Smith Translation

I dug and drank the waters of strangers, and I will dry up with the sole of my foot all the rivers of the fortress.

King James 2000

I have dug and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet have I dried up all the rivers of besieged places.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I dug [wells] and I drank foreign water, and I dried up with the sole of my steps all the canals of Egypt.'

Modern King James verseion

I have dug and drunk foreign waters, and with the sole of my feet I have dried up all the rivers of Egypt.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I have digged and drunk strange waters, and with the soles of my feet have I dried up the sea!'

NET Bible

I dug wells and drank water in foreign lands. With the soles of my feet I dried up all the rivers of Egypt.'

New Heart English Bible

I have dug and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet will I dry up all the rivers of Egypt.'

The Emphasized Bible

I, have digged, and have drunk foreign waters, - and have dried up, with the soles of my feet, all the streams of besieged places.

Webster

I have digged and drank strange waters, and with the sole of my feet have I dried up all the rivers of besieged places.

World English Bible

I have dug and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet will I dry up all the rivers of Egypt.'

Youngs Literal Translation

I have digged, and drunk strange waters, And I dry up with the sole of my steps All floods of a bulwark.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קוּר 
Quwr 
Usage: 5

and drunk
שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

and with the sole
כּף 
Kaph 
Usage: 192

of my feet
פּעמה פּעם 
Pa`am 
Usage: 118

חרב חרב 
Charab 
Usage: 40

up all the rivers
יאר 
Y@`or 
Usage: 65

References

Context Readings

Isaiah Brings A Prophetic Response

23 'Through your messengers you have reproached the Lord, And you have said, "With my many chariots I came up to the heights of the mountains, To the remotest parts of Lebanon; And I cut down its tall cedars and its choice cypresses And I entered its farthest lodging place, its thickest forest. 24 "I dug wells and drank foreign waters, And with the sole of my feet I dried up All the rivers of Egypt." 25 'Have you not heard? Long ago I did it; From ancient times I planned it Now I have brought it to pass, That you should turn fortified cities into ruinous heaps.


Cross References

Exodus 15:9

"The enemy said, 'I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; My desire shall be gratified against them; I will draw out my sword, my hand will destroy them.'

2 Samuel 17:13

"If he withdraws into a city, then all Israel shall bring ropes to that city, and we will drag it into the valley until not even a small stone is found there."

1 Kings 20:10

Ben-hadad sent to him and said, "May the gods do so to me and more also, if the dust of Samaria will suffice for handfuls for all the people who follow me."

Isaiah 19:6

The canals will emit a stench, The streams of Egypt will thin out and dry up; The reeds and rushes will rot away.

Daniel 4:30

"The king reflected and said, 'Is this not Babylon the great, which I myself have built as a royal residence by the might of my power and for the glory of my majesty?'



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