Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in their lands; every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.

General references

Bible References

Isles

Genesis 10:25
And to Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg, for in his days was the earth divided; and his brother's name was Joktan.
Psalm 72:10
The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall render presents; the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer tribute:
Isaiah 24:15
Therefore glorify Jehovah in the east, the name of Jehovah, the God of Israel, in the isles of the west.
Isaiah 40:15
Behold, the nations are esteemed as a drop of the bucket, and as the fine dust on the scales; behold, he taketh up the isles as an atom.
Isaiah 41:5
The isles saw it, and feared; the ends of the earth trembled: they drew near, and came.
Isaiah 42:4
He shall not faint nor be in haste, till he have set justice in the earth: and the isles shall wait for his law.
Isaiah 49:1
Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye peoples from afar. Jehovah hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name.
Isaiah 51:5
My righteousness is near, my salvation is gone forth, and mine arms shall judge the peoples: the isles shall wait for me, and in mine arm shall they trust.
Isaiah 59:18
According to deeds, so will he repay: fury to his adversaries, recompence to his enemies; to the islands he will repay recompence.
Isaiah 60:9
For the isles shall await me, and the ships of Tarshish first, to bring thy sons from afar, their silver and their gold with them, unto the name of Jehovah thy God, and to the Holy One of Israel, for he hath glorified thee.
Jeremiah 2:10
For pass over to the isles of Chittim, and see; and send unto Kedar, and consider diligently, and see if there have been such a thing.
Jeremiah 25:22
and all the kings of Tyre, and all the kings of Zidon, and the kings of the isles that are beyond the sea;
Zephaniah 2:11
Jehovah will be terrible unto them; for he will famish all the gods of the earth; and all the isles of the nations shall worship him, every one from his place.

After his

Genesis 10:20
These are the sons of Ham, after their families, after their tongues, in their lands, in their nations.
Genesis 11:1
And the whole earth had one language, and the same words.

General references

Genesis 10:31
These are the sons of Shem, after their families, after their tongues, in their lands, after their nations.
1 Chronicles 1:5
The sons of Japheth: Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.