Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The earth has destroyed itself and fallen; the world has become sick and fallen; the haughty peoples of the earth are become sick.

New American Standard Bible

The earth mourns and withers, the world fades and withers, the exalted of the people of the earth fade away.

King James Version

The earth mourneth and fadeth away, the world languisheth and fadeth away, the haughty people of the earth do languish.

Holman Bible

The earth mourns and withers;
the world wastes away and withers;
the exalted people of the earth waste away.

International Standard Version

"The earth dries up and withers; the world languishes and fades away; heaven fades away, along with the earth.

A Conservative Version

The earth mourns and fades away. The world languishes and fades away. The lofty people of the earth languish.

American Standard Version

The earth mourneth and fadeth away, the world languisheth and fadeth away, the lofty people of the earth do languish.

Amplified

The land and the earth mourn and wither, the world languishes and withers, the high ones of the people [and the heavens with the earth] languish.

Bible in Basic English

The earth is sorrowing and wasting away, the world is full of grief and wasting away, the high ones of the earth come to nothing.

Darby Translation

The land mourneth, it fadeth away; the world languisheth, it fadeth away: the haughty people of the land do languish.

Julia Smith Translation

The earth mourning, fell away: the habitable globe languishing, fell away: the heights of the people of the land languished,

King James 2000

The earth mourns and fades away, the world languishes and fades away, the haughty people of the earth do languish.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The earth dries up, it withers; [the] world languishes, it withers. The elevated of the people of the earth languish,

Modern King James verseion

The earth mourns and languishes; the world droops and languishes; the proud people of the earth droop.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The earth shall be heavy and decay: The face of the earth shall perish and fall away, the proud people of the world shall come to naught.

NET Bible

The earth dries up and withers, the world shrivels up and withers; the prominent people of the earth fade away.

New Heart English Bible

The earth mourns and fades away. The world languishes and fades away. The lofty people of the earth languish.

The Emphasized Bible

Mourneth, fadeth, the earth Languisheth, fadeth, the world, - Languished have the lofty of the people of the earth.

Webster

The earth mourneth and fadeth away, the world languisheth and fadeth away, the haughty people of the earth do languish.

World English Bible

The earth mourns and fades away. The world languishes and fades away. The lofty people of the earth languish.

Youngs Literal Translation

Mourned, faded hath the land, Languished, faded hath the world, Languished have they -- the high place of the people of the land.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

H56
אבל 
'abal 
Usage: 39

the world
תּבל 
Tebel 
Usage: 36

אמל 
'amal 
Usage: 16

the haughty
מרום 
Marowm 
Usage: 54

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

of the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

Context Readings

The Judgment On The Earth

3 The land shall be utterly emptied and utterly spoiled: for the LORD has spoken this word. 4 The earth has destroyed itself and fallen; the world has become sick and fallen; the haughty peoples of the earth are become sick. 5 The earth is also become bankrupt under its inhabitants because they have transgressed the laws, falsified the order, broken the everlasting covenant.


Cross References

Isaiah 33:9

The earth mourns and languishes: Lebanon is ashamed and hewn down: Sharon is like a wilderness; and Bashan and Carmel were shaken.

Hosea 4:3

Therefore the earth shall mourn, and every one that dwells therein shall be cut off, with the beasts of the field and the fowls of heaven; and even the fishes of the sea shall be caught.

Isaiah 2:11-12

The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.

Isaiah 3:26

Thy gates shall lament and mourn, and she being desolate shall sit upon the ground.

Isaiah 28:1

Woe to the crown of pride, to the drunkards of Ephraim and to the open flower of the beauty of their glory which is upon the head of the fertile valley of those that are overcome with wine!

Isaiah 64:6

But we were all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses as filthy rags; and we all fell as the leaves of a tree; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away.

Jeremiah 4:28

For this shall the earth be made desolate, and the heavens above be darkened because I spoke; I purposed and did not repent, neither will I turn back from it.

Jeremiah 12:4

How long shall the land be desolate, and the grass of all the field wither, for the wickedness of those that dwell therein? The cattle are lacking, and the birds, because they said, He shall not see our latter end.

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