Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

The cities of Aroer were forsaken : they shall be for flocks, and they lay down, and none terrifying.

New American Standard Bible

“The cities of Aroer are forsaken;
They will be for flocks to lie down in,
And there will be no one to frighten them.

King James Version

The cities of Aroer are forsaken: they shall be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make them afraid.

Holman Bible

The cities of Aroer are forsaken;
they will be places for flocks.
They will lie down without fear.

International Standard Version

The cities of Oraru will be deserted they will be devoted to herds that will lay at rest, and terrorism will be no more.

A Conservative Version

The cities of Aroer are forsaken. They shall be for flocks, which shall lay down, and none shall make them afraid.

American Standard Version

The cities of Aroer are forsaken; they shall be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make them afraid.

Amplified


“The cities of Aroer [east of the Jordan] are deserted;
They will be [only a refuge] for flocks to lie down in,
And there will be no one to make them afraid.

Bible in Basic English

Her towns are unpeopled for ever; there the flocks take their rest in peace, without fear.

Darby Translation

The cities of Aroer are forsaken: they shall be for flocks; and they shall lie down and there shall be none to make them afraid.

King James 2000

The cities of Aroer are forsaken: they shall be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make them afraid.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The cities of Aroer will be deserted; they will be for the flocks, and they will lie down and {no one will frighten} [them].

Modern King James verseion

The cities of Aroer are forsaken; now they are for flocks; they shall lie down, and no one terrifies them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The cities of Aroer shall be waste: the cattle shall lie there, and no man shall fraye them away.

NET Bible

The cities of Aroer are abandoned. They will be used for herds, which will lie down there in peace.

New Heart English Bible

The cities of Aroer are forsaken. They will be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make them afraid.

The Emphasized Bible

Forsaken, are the desolate cities, - For flocks, shall they serve, Which shall lie down and have none to make them afraid.

Webster

The cities of Aroer are forsaken: they shall be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make them afraid.

World English Bible

The cities of Aroer are forsaken. They will be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make them afraid.

Youngs Literal Translation

Forsaken are the cities of Aroer, For droves they are, and they have lain down, And there is none troubling.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

of Aroer
ערעור ערער ערוער 
`Arow`er 
Usage: 16

עדר 
`eder 
Usage: 39

רבץ 
Rabats 
Usage: 30

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Oracle Of Judgment On Damascus

1 The burden of Damascus. Behold, Damascus being taken away from a city, and it was a falling heap of rubbish. 2 The cities of Aroer were forsaken : they shall be for flocks, and they lay down, and none terrifying. 3 And the fortress ceased from Ephraim, and the kingdom from Damascus, and the remnant of Aram: they shall be as the glory of the sons of Israel, says Jehovah of armies.


Cross References

Ezekiel 25:5

And I gave Rabbah for a rest of camels, and the sons of Ammon for a place of lying down of sheep, and ye knew that I am Jehovah.

Numbers 32:34

And the sons of Gad will build Dibon and Ataroth, and Aroer,

Deuteronomy 2:36

From Aroer which is upon the lip of the torrent Arnon, and the city which is by the torrent, and even to Gilead, not a city which was high above us: Jehovah our God gave all before us.

Jeremiah 7:33

And the carcass of this people was for food to the birds of the heavens and for the cattle of the earth; and none terrifying.

Micah 4:4

And they shall sit every man under his vine and under his fig tree, and none terrifying: for the mouth of Jehovah of armies spake.

Zephaniah 2:6

And the region of the sea was a dwelling, and a cutting off of the shepherds and sheepfolds.

Deuteronomy 3:12

And this land we possessed in that time from Aroer which is by the torrent Arnon, and half the mount of Gilead and its cities I gave to the Reubenites and to the Gates.

Joshua 13:16

And the boundary to them will be from Aroer which is upon the lip of the torrent Arnon, and the city which is in the midst of the torrent, and all the plain upon Medeba:

Isaiah 5:17

And the lambs feed according to their word, and the deserts of the fat ones shall strangers eat

Isaiah 7:21

And it was in, that day a man shall preserve alive a heifer of the herd, and two sheep.

Isaiah 7:23-25

And it was in that day every place shall be where shall be there a thousand vines for a thousand of silver, for sharp points and thorns shall it be.

Jeremiah 48:19

Stand to the way and look about, thou inhabiting Aroer; ask him fleeing, and her escaping, say, What was it?

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