Parallel Verses

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?

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?

Amplified


Is it not yet a very little while
Until Lebanon will be turned into a fertile field,
And the fertile field regarded 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.

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 perverseness! Shall the potter be esteemed as the clay, so that the work should say of him that made it, He made me not; or the thing formed say of him that formed it, He hath no understanding? 17 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? 18 And in that day shall the deaf hear the words of the book, and, out of obscurity and out of darkness, the eyes of the blind shall see;


Cross References

Isaiah 32:15

until the Spirit be poured upon us from on high, and the wilderness become a fruitful field, and the fruitful field be counted for a forest.

Psalm 84:6

Passing through the valley of Baca, they make it a well-spring; yea, the early rain covereth it with blessings.

Psalm 107:33

He maketh rivers into a wilderness, and water-springs into dry ground;

Psalm 107:35

He maketh the wilderness into a pool of water, and the dry land into water-springs;

Isaiah 5:6

and I will make it a waste it shall not be pruned nor cultivated, but there shall come up briars and thorns; and I will command the clouds that they rain no rain upon it.

Isaiah 35:1-2

The wilderness and the dry land shall be gladdened; and the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.

Isaiah 41:19

I will give in the wilderness the cedar, acacia, myrtle, and oleaster; I will set in the desert the cypress, pine, and box-tree together;

Isaiah 49:5-6

And now, saith Jehovah, that formed me from the womb to be his servant, that I should bring Jacob again to him; (though Israel be not gathered, yet shall I be glorified in the eyes of Jehovah, and my God shall be my strength;)

Isaiah 55:13

Instead of the thorn shall come up the cypress, and instead of the nettle shall come up the myrtle; and it shall be to Jehovah for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.

Isaiah 63:18

Thy holy people have possessed it but a little while: our adversaries have trodden down thy sanctuary.

Isaiah 65:12-16

I will even assign you to the sword, and ye shall all bow down in the slaughter; because I called, and ye did not answer, I spoke, and ye did not hear; but ye did what was evil in mine eyes, and chose that wherein I delight not.

Ezekiel 20:46-47

Son of man, set thy face toward the south, and drop words against the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field;

Hosea 1:9-10

and he said, Call his name Lo-ammi; for ye are not my people, and I will not be for you.

Hosea 3:4

For the children of Israel shall abide many days without king, and without prince, and without sacrifice, and without statue, and without ephod and teraphim.

Micah 3:12

Therefore shall Zion for your sake be ploughed as a field, and Jerusalem shall become heaps, and the mountain of the house as the high places of a forest.

Habakkuk 2:3

For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but it hasteth to the end, and shall not lie: though it tarry, wait for it; for it will surely come, it will not delay.

Haggai 2:6

For thus saith Jehovah of hosts: Yet once, it is a little while, and I will shake the heavens, and the earth, and the sea, and the dry land;

Zechariah 11:1-2

Open thy doors, O Lebanon, that the fire may devour thy cedars.

Matthew 19:30

But many first shall be last, and last first.

Matthew 21:18-19

But early in the morning, as he came back into the city, he hungered.

Matthew 21:43

Therefore I say to you, that the kingdom of God shall be taken from you and shall be given to a nation producing the fruits of it.

Romans 11:11-17

I say then, Have they stumbled in order that they might fall? Far be the thought: but by their fall there is salvation to the nations to provoke them to jealousy.

Romans 11:19-27

Thou wilt say then, The branches have been broken out in order that I might be grafted in.

Hebrews 10:37

For yet a very little while he that comes will come, and will not delay.

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