Woe to Assyria, the rod of My anger! And the staff in their hand is My fury.
And the staff in whose hands is
O Assyrian, the rod of mine anger, and the staff in their hand is mine indignation.
the staff in their hands is My wrath.
"How terrible it will be for Assyria, the rod of my anger! The club is in their hands!
Ho, Assyrian, the rod of my anger, the staff in whose hand is my indignation!
Ho Assyrian, the rod of mine anger, the staff in whose hand is mine indignation!
Woe to Assyria, the rod of My anger [against Israel],
The staff in whose hand is My indignation and fury [against Israel’s disobedience]!
Ho! Assyrian, the rod of my wrath, the instrument of my punishment!
Ah! the Assyrian! the rod of mine anger! and the staff in their hand is mine indignation.
Wo to Assur the rod of mine anger, and that rod in their hand, my wrath.
O Assyria, the rod of my anger, the staff in their hand is my indignation.
Ah! Assyria, the rod of my anger, and a staff is in their hand: my wrath!
Woe be also unto Assyria, which is a staff of my wrath, in whose hand is the rod of my punishment.
Assyria, the club I use to vent my anger, is as good as dead, a cudgel with which I angrily punish.
Alas Assyrian, the rod of my anger, the staff in whose hand is my indignation.
Alas! for Assyria, the rod of mine anger, - Yea, the very staff in their hand, is, my displeasure:
O Assyrian, the rod of my anger, and the staff in their hand is my indignation.
Alas Assyrian, the rod of my anger, the staff in whose hand is my indignation!
Woe to Asshur, a rod of Mine anger, And a staff in their hand is Mine indignation.
Word Count of 20 Translations in Isaiah 10:5
4 Surely they shall bow down under the prisoners, and they shall fall under the slain. In all this His hand is not turned away, but His hand is stretched out still. 5 Woe to Assyria, the rod of My anger! And the staff in their hand is My fury. 6 I will send him against an ungodly nation, and against the people of My wrath. I will command him to take the plunder, and to strip off the spoil, and to trample them like the mud of the streets.
Out of that land he went forth to Asshur. And he built Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah,
from men by Your hand, O Jehovah, from men of the world whose portion is in this life, and whose belly You fill with Your treasure. They are satisfied with sons, and will leave their riches to their babes.
For the rod of the wicked shall not rest on the lot of the righteous; lest the righteous put forth their hands to iniquity.
For before the child shall have knowledge to cry, My father, and, My mother, the riches of Damascus and the spoil of Samaria shall be taken away before the king of Assyria.
Shall the axe boast itself against him who chops with it? Shall the saw magnify itself against him who moves it? As if the rod could wave those who lift itself up! As if a staff could raise what is not wood!
They come from a far country, from the end of the heavens, Jehovah and the weapons of His indignation, to destroy all the land.
Jehovah has broken the staff of the wicked, the scepter of the rulers
to break Assyria in My land, and on My mountains, trample him under foot. Then his yoke shall be removed from them, and his burden shall be taken off their shoulders.
And Jehovah shall cause His glorious voice to be heard, and the bringing down of His arm shall be seen with raging anger and flame of a devouring fire, cloudburst and storm and hailstones.
And you will see, and your heart will rejoice, and your bones will flourish like the grass. And the hand of Jehovah will be known toward His servants, and His fury toward His enemies.
You are My war-club and weapons of war; for with you I will shatter nations; and with you I will destroy kingdoms.
And He will stretch out His hand against the north and destroy Assyria, and will make Nineveh a desert and dry like a desert.