Parallel Verses

Amplified

Is it not yet a very little while until Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field and the fruitful field esteemed as a forest?

New American Standard Bible

Is it not yet just a little while Before Lebanon will be turned into a fertile field, And the fertile field will be considered as a forest?

King James Version

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed as a forest?

Holman Bible

Isn’t it true that in just a little while
Lebanon will become an orchard,
and the orchard will seem like a forest?

International Standard Version

"In a very little while, will not Lebanon be turned into a garden of fruit, and the garden of fruit seem like a forest?

A Conservative Version

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed as a forest?

American Standard Version

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed as a forest?

Bible in Basic English

In a very short time Lebanon will become a fertile field, and the fertile field will seem like a wood.

Darby Translation

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed as a forest?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into Carmel a fruitful field, and shall not Carmel be esteemed as a forest?

Julia Smith Translation

Is it not yet a very little and Lebanon turned back to Carmel, and Carmel shall be reckoned for a forest?

King James 2000

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed as a forest?

Lexham Expanded Bible

{In a very little while} shall not Lebanon change into fruitful land, and the fruitful land be regarded as forest?

Modern King James verseion

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be counted as a forest?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

See ye not that it is hard at hand, that Lebanon shall be turned into a low field, and that the low field shall be as the wood?

NET Bible

In just a very short time Lebanon will turn into an orchard, and the orchard will be considered a forest.

New Heart English Bible

Isn't it yet a very little while, and Lebanon will be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field will be regarded as a forest?

The Emphasized Bible

Is it not yet a very little while, And Lebanon shall be turned, into garden land, - And garden land, for a forest, be reckoned?

Webster

Is it not yet a very little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed as a forest?

World English Bible

Isn't it yet a very little while, and Lebanon will be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field will be regarded as a forest?

Youngs Literal Translation

Is it not yet a very little, And turned hath Lebanon to a fruitful field, And the fruitful field for a forest is reckoned?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Is it not yet a very
מזער 
Miz`ar 
Usage: 4

מעט מעט 
M@`at 
Usage: 101

and Lebanon
לבנון 
L@banown 
Usage: 71

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

כּרמל 
Karmel 
Usage: 14

and the fruitful field
כּרמל 
Karmel 
Usage: 14

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Blessing After Punishment

16 [Oh, your perversity!] You turn things upside down! Shall the potter be considered of no more account than the clay? Shall the thing that is made say of its maker, He did not make me; or the thing that is formed say of him who formed it, He has no understanding? 17 Is it not yet a very little while until Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field and the fruitful field esteemed as a forest? 18 And in that day shall the deaf hear the words of the book, and out of obscurity and gloom and darkness the eyes of the blind shall see.


Cross References

Isaiah 32:15

Until the Spirit is poured upon us from on high, and the wilderness becomes a fruitful field, and the fruitful field is valued as a forest.

Psalm 84:6

Passing through the Valley of Weeping (Baca), they make it a place of springs; the early rain also fills [the pools] with blessings.

Psalm 107:33

He turns rivers into a wilderness, water springs into a thirsty ground,

Psalm 107:35

He turns a wilderness into a pool of water and a dry ground into water springs;

Isaiah 5:6

And I will lay it waste; it shall not be pruned or cultivated, but there shall come up briers and thorns. I will also command the clouds that they rain no rain upon it.

Isaiah 35:1-2

The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad; the desert shall rejoice and blossom like the rose and the autumn crocus.

Isaiah 41:19

I will plant in the wilderness the cedar, the acacia, the myrtle, and the wild olive; I will set the cypress in the desert, the plane [tree] and the pine [tree] together,

Isaiah 49:5-6

And now, says the Lord -- "Who formed me from the womb to be His servant to bring Jacob back to Him and that Israel might be gathered to Him and not be swept away, for I am honorable in the eyes of the Lord and my God has become my strength -- "

Isaiah 55:13

Instead of the thorn shall come up the cypress tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree; and it shall be to the Lord for a name of renown, for an everlasting sign [of jubilant exaltation] and memorial [to His praise], which shall not be cut off.

Isaiah 63:18

Your holy people possessed Your sanctuary but a little while; our adversaries have trodden it down.

Isaiah 65:12-16

I will destine you [says the Lord] for the sword, and you shall all bow down to the slaughter, because when I called, you did not answer; when I spoke, you did not listen or obey. But you did what was evil in My eyes, and you chose that in which I did not delight.

Ezekiel 20:46-47

Son of man, set your face toward the south, preach against the south, and prophesy against the forest land of the South (the Negeb),

Hosea 1:9-10

And the Lord said, Call his name Lo-Ammi [Not-my-people], for you are not My people and I am not your God.

Hosea 3:4

For the children of Israel shall dwell and sit deprived many days, without king or prince, without sacrifice or [idolatrous] pillar, and without ephod [a garment worn by priests when seeking divine counsel] or teraphim (household gods).

Micah 3:12

Therefore shall Zion on your account be plowed like a field, Jerusalem shall become heaps [of ruins], and the mountain of the house [of the Lord] like a densely wooded height.

Habakkuk 2:3

For the vision is yet for an appointed time and it hastens to the end [fulfillment]; it will not deceive or disappoint. Though it tarry, wait [earnestly] for it, because it will surely come; it will not be behindhand on its appointed day.

Haggai 2:6

For thus says the Lord of hosts: Yet once more, in a little while, I will shake and make tremble the [starry] heavens, the earth, the sea, and the dry land;

Zechariah 11:1-2

Open your doors, O Lebanon, that the fire may devour your cedars!

Matthew 19:30

But many who [now] are first will be last [then], and many who [now] are last will be first [then].

Matthew 21:18-19

In the early dawn the next morning, as He was coming back to the city, He was hungry.

Matthew 21:43

I tell you, for this reason the kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people who will produce the fruits of it.

Romans 11:11-17

So I ask, Have they stumbled so as to fall [to their utter spiritual ruin, irretrievably]? By no means! But through their false step and transgression salvation [has come] to the Gentiles, so as to arouse Israel [to see and feel what they forfeited] and so to make them jealous.

Romans 11:19-27

You will say then, Branches were broken (pruned) off so that I might be grafted in!

Hebrews 10:37

For still a little while (a very little while), and the Coming One will come and He will not delay.

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