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 shall be born two sons: the name of the latter, Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided; and the name of his brother, Joktan.
Psalm 72:10
The kings of Tarshish and the islands shall turn back a gift, the kings of Sheba and Seba shall bring a present
Isaiah 24:15
For this, with lights they honored Jehovah in the isles of the sea, the name of Jehovah the God of Israel.
Isaiah 40:15
Behold, the nations as a drop from a bucket; they were reckoned as the fine dust of the scales: behold, he will cast down the isles as small dust
Isaiah 41:5
The isles saw, and they will be afraid; the extremities of the earth will tremble; they drew near and they will come.
Isaiah 42:4
He shall not be weak, and he shall not break, till he shall set judgment in the earth; and the isles shall wait for his law:
Isaiah 49:1
Hear to me, ye islands, and attend ye people from far off; Jehovah called me from the belly; from my mother's bowels he made mention of my name.
Isaiah 51:5
My justice is near; my salvation went forth, and mine arms shall judge the peoples; the islands shall wait for me, and to mine arm shall they hope.
Isaiah 59:18
According to the works, accordingly he will recompense, wrath to his adversaries, recompense, to his enemies; to the islands will he requite recompense.
Isaiah 60:9
For the islands shall wait for me, and the ships of Tarshish among the first to bring thy sons from far off, their silver and their gold with them, to the name of Jehovah thy God, and to the Holy One of Israel, because he honored thee.
Jeremiah 2:10
For pass over the isles of Chittim, and see; and send to Kedar, and consider greatly, and see whether there was like this.
Jeremiah 25:22
And all the kings of Tyre, and all the kings of Zidon, and the kings of the island which is beyond the sea,
Zephaniah 2:11
God being terrible to them, for he made lean all the gods of the earth; and they shall worship to him each from his place, all the isles of the nations.

After his

Genesis 10:20
These the sons of Hain according to their families, according to their tongues, in their lands, in their nations.
Genesis 11:1
And all the earth shall be one lip, and the same words.

General references

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