Parallel Verses

World English Bible

They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even Yahweh, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

New American Standard Bible

They are coming from a far country,
From the farthest horizons,
The Lord and His instruments of indignation,
To destroy the whole land.

King James Version

They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Holman Bible

They are coming from a far land,
from the distant horizon—
the Lord and the weapons of His wrath—
to destroy the whole country.

International Standard Version

They're coming from a faraway land, from the distant horizon the LORD and the weapons of his anger to destroy the entire land."

A Conservative Version

They come from a far country, from the outermost part of heaven, even LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

American Standard Version

They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even Jehovah, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Amplified


They are coming from a distant country,
From the end of heaven [the farthest horizon]—
The Lord and the weapons of His indignation—
To destroy the whole land.

Bible in Basic English

They come from a far country, from the farthest part of heaven, even the Lord and the instruments of his wrath, with destruction for all the land.

Darby Translation

They come from a far country, from the end of the heavens Jehovah, and the weapons of his indignation to destroy the whole land.

Julia Smith Translation

Coming from a land from afar, from the extremity of the heavens, Jehovah and the vessels of his wrath to overthrow all the earth.

King James 2000

They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[They are] coming from a distant land, from the end of the heavens, Yahweh and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy {the whole earth}.

Modern King James verseion

They come from a far country, from the end of the heavens, Jehovah and the weapons of His indignation, to destroy all the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They come not only out of far countries, but also from the ends of the heavens: Even the LORD himself with the ministers of his wrath, to destroy the whole land.

NET Bible

They come from a distant land, from the horizon. It is the Lord with his instruments of judgment, coming to destroy the whole earth.

New Heart English Bible

They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

The Emphasized Bible

They are coming in From a land far away. From the utmost bound of the heavens, - Yahweh - with his weapons of indignation, To destroy the land.

Webster

They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.

Youngs Literal Translation

They are coming in from a land afar off, From the end of the heavens, Jehovah and the instruments of His indignation, To destroy all the land.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

from a far
מרחק 
merchaq 
Usage: 18

ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

from the end
קצה קצה 
Qatseh 
Usage: 97

of heaven
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

even the Lord

Usage: 0

and the weapons
כּלי 
K@liy 
Usage: 325

זעם 
Za`am 
Usage: 22

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

An Oracle Against Babylon

4 The noise of a multitude is in the mountains, as of a great people; the noise of an uproar of the kingdoms of the nations gathered together! Yahweh of Armies is mustering the army for the battle. 5 They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even Yahweh, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land. 6 Wail; for the day of Yahweh is at hand! It will come as destruction from the Almighty.


Cross References

Isaiah 5:26

He will lift up a banner to the nations from far, and he will whistle for them from the end of the earth. Behold, they will come speedily and swiftly.

Isaiah 13:17

Behold, I will stir up the Medes against them, who will not value silver, and as for gold, they will not delight in it.

Isaiah 24:1

Behold, Yahweh makes the earth empty, makes it waste, turns it upside down, and scatters its inhabitants.

Jeremiah 50:3

For out of the north there comes up a nation against her, which shall make her land desolate, and none shall dwell therein: they are fled, they are gone, both man and animal.

Jeremiah 50:9

For, behold, I will stir up and cause to come up against Babylon a company of great nations from the north country; and they shall set themselves in array against her; from there she shall be taken: their arrows shall be as of an expert mighty man; none shall return in vain.

Jeremiah 51:11

Make sharp the arrows; hold firm the shields: Yahweh has stirred up the spirit of the kings of the Medes; because his purpose is against Babylon, to destroy it: for it is the vengeance of Yahweh, the vengeance of his temple.

Jeremiah 51:20-46

You are my battle axe and weapons of war: and with you will I break in pieces the nations; and with you will I destroy kingdoms;

Matthew 24:31

He will send out his angels with a great sound of a trumpet, and they will gather together his chosen ones from the four winds, from one end of the sky to the other.

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