Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Thou shalt not see a firm people, a people of a deep lip above,hearing; of a stammering tongue, of no understanding.

New American Standard Bible

You will no longer see a fierce people,
A people of unintelligible speech which no one comprehends,
Of a stammering tongue which no one understands.

King James Version

Thou shalt not see a fierce people, a people of a deeper speech than thou canst perceive; of a stammering tongue, that thou canst not understand.

Holman Bible

You will no longer see the barbarians,
a people whose speech is difficult to comprehend—
who stammer in a language that is not understood.

International Standard Version

No longer will you see those arrogant people, those people with their obscure speech you cannot comprehend, stammering in a language you cannot understand.

A Conservative Version

Thou shall not see the fierce people, a people of a deep speech that thou cannot comprehend, of a strange tongue that thou cannot understand.

American Standard Version

Thou shalt not see the fierce people, a people of a deep speech that thou canst not comprehend, of a strange tongue that thou canst not understand.

Amplified


You will no longer see the fierce and insolent people,
A people of unintelligible speech which no one comprehends,
Of a strange and stammering tongue which no one understands.

Bible in Basic English

Never again will you see the cruel people, a people whose tongue has no sense for you; whose language is strange to you.

Darby Translation

Thou shalt no more see the fierce people, a people of a deeper speech than thou canst comprehend, of a stammering tongue that cannot be understood.

King James 2000

You shall not see a fierce people, a people of a more obscure speech than you can perceive; of a stammering tongue, that you can not understand.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You will not see [the] insolent people, [the] people {whose language is too obscure to understand}, [whose] stammering of tongue {cannot be understood}.

Modern King James verseion

You shall not see a fierce people, a people of a deeper speech than you can understand; of a foreign tongue that no one understands.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

There shalt thou not see a people of a strange tongue to have so diffused a language, that it may not be understood: neither so strange a speech but it shall be perceived.

NET Bible

You will no longer see a defiant people whose language you do not comprehend, whose derisive speech you do not understand.

New Heart English Bible

You will no longer see the fierce people, a people of a deep speech that you can't comprehend, with a strange language that you can't understand.

The Emphasized Bible

The fierce people, shalt thou not see, - The people of too deep a lip to be understood, of too barbarous a tongue for thee to comprehend.

Webster

Thou shalt not see a fierce people, a people of deeper speech than thou canst perceive; of a stammering tongue, that thou canst not understand.

World English Bible

You will no longer see the fierce people, a people of a deep speech that you can't comprehend, with a strange language that you can't understand.

Youngs Literal Translation

The strong people thou seest not, A people deeper of lip than to be understood, Of a scorned tongue, there is no understanding.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Thou shalt not see
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

a fierce
יעז 
Ya`az 
Usage: 1

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

a people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

of a deeper
עמק 
`ameq 
Usage: 3

שׂפת שׂפה 
Saphah 
Usage: 176

of a stammering
לעג 
La`ag 
Usage: 18

לשׁנה לשׁן לשׁון 
Lashown 
Usage: 116

Context Readings

The Glorious Future

18 Thy heart shall meditate terror. Where the scribe? where the weigher? where he writing the towers? 19 Thou shalt not see a firm people, a people of a deep lip above,hearing; of a stammering tongue, of no understanding. 20 Behold Zion the city of our appointment: thine eyes shall see Jerusalem a quiet dwelling, the tent shall not remove; its pegs shall not be pulled up forever, and none of its cords shall be broken.



Cross References

Isaiah 28:11

For with the stammerings of the lip and with another tongue he will speak to this people.

Deuteronomy 28:49-50

Jehovah shall raise up against thee a nation from far off, from the extremity of the earth, as the eagle shall fly, whose tongue thou shalt not hear;

Jeremiah 5:15

Behold me bringing upon you a nation from far off, O house of Israel, says Jehovah: it is a nation of strength, it is a nation of old, a nation thou wilt not know its tongue, and thou shalt not hear what it will speak.

2 Kings 19:32

Therefore, thus said Jehovah to the king of Assur, He shall not come into this city, and he shall not shoot an arrow there, and a shield shall not come before it, and he shall not cast a mound against it

Ezekiel 3:5-6

For not to a people deep of lip and heavy of tongue; thou art sent to the house of Israel;

Exodus 14:13

And Moses will say to the people, Ye shall not fear; stand ye and see the deliverance of Jehovah, which he will do to you this day: for the Egyptians whom ye saw this day, ye shall not add to see them more forever.

1 Corinthians 14:21

It has been written in the law, That in other tongues and in other lips will I speak to this people; and not so will they hear me, says the Lord.

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