Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Nations will come to your light,
and kings to the brightness of your radiance.

New American Standard Bible

Nations will come to your light,
And kings to the brightness of your rising.

King James Version

And the Gentiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.

International Standard Version

Nations will come to your light, and kings before your dawn.

A Conservative Version

And nations shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.

American Standard Version

And nations shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.

Amplified


“Nations will come to your light,
And kings to the brightness of your rising.

Bible in Basic English

And nations will come to your light, and kings to your bright dawn.

Darby Translation

And the nations shall walk by thy light, and kings by the brightness of thy rising.

Julia Smith Translation

And nations shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.

King James 2000

And the Gentiles shall come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your rising.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And nations shall come to your light, and kings to the bright light of your sunrise.

Modern King James verseion

And the nations shall come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your dawning.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the heathen shall walk in thy light, and the kings in the brightness that is risen over thee.

NET Bible

Nations come to your light, kings to your bright light.

New Heart English Bible

Nations shall come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your rising.

The Emphasized Bible

So shall nations come to thy light, And kings to the brightness of thy dawning.

Webster

And the Gentiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.

World English Bible

Nations shall come to your light, and kings to the brightness of your rising.

Youngs Literal Translation

And come have nations to thy light, And kings to the brightness of thy rising.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

to thy light
אור 
'owr 
Usage: 122

and kings
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

to the brightness
נגהּ 
Nogahh 
Usage: 19

References

Context Readings

Zion Glorified

2 For look, darkness covers the earth,
and total darkness the peoples;
but the Lord will shine over you,
and His glory will appear over you.
3 Nations will come to your light,
and kings to the brightness of your radiance.
4 Raise your eyes and look around:
they all gather and come to you;
your sons will come from far away,
and your daughters will be carried on the hip.


Cross References

Isaiah 49:23

Kings will be your foster fathers,
and their queens your nursing mothers.
They will bow down to you
with their faces to the ground,
and lick the dust at your feet.
Then you will know that I am Yahweh;
those who put their hope in Me
will not be put to shame.

Isaiah 45:14

This is what the Lord says:

The products of Egypt and the merchandise of Cush
and the Sabeans, men of stature,
will come over to you
and will be yours;
they will follow you,
they will come over in chains
and bow down to you.
They will confess to you:
God is indeed with you, and there is no other;
there is no other God.

Revelation 21:24

The nations will walk in its light, and the kings of the earth will bring their glory into it.

Genesis 49:10

The scepter will not depart from Judah
or the staff from between his feet
until He whose right it is comes
and the obedience of the peoples belongs to Him.

Psalm 2:10

So now, kings, be wise;
receive instruction, you judges of the earth.

Psalm 22:27

All the ends of the earth will remember
and turn to the Lord.
All the families of the nations
will bow down before You,

Psalm 67:1-4

For the choir director: with stringed instruments. A psalm. A song.May God be gracious to us and bless us;
look on us with favorSelah

Psalm 68:29

Because of Your temple at Jerusalem,
kings will bring tribute to You.

Psalm 72:11

Let all kings bow down to him,
all nations serve him.

Psalm 72:17-19

May his name endure forever;
as long as the sun shines,
may his fame increase.
May all nations be blessed by him
and call him blessed.

Psalm 98:2-3

The Lord has made His victory known;
He has revealed His righteousness
in the sight of the nations.

Psalm 117:1-2

Praise the Lord, all nations!
Glorify Him, all peoples!

Psalm 138:4

All the kings on earth will give You thanks, Lord,
when they hear what You have promised.

Isaiah 2:2-5

In the last days
the mountain of the Lord’s house will be established
at the top of the mountains
and will be raised above the hills.
All nations will stream to it,

Isaiah 11:10

On that day the root of Jesse
will stand as a banner for the peoples.
The nations will seek Him,
and His resting place will be glorious.

Isaiah 19:23-25

On that day there will be a highway from Egypt to Assyria. Assyria will go to Egypt, Egypt to Assyria, and Egypt will worship with Assyria.

Isaiah 49:6-7

He says,
“It is not enough for you to be My Servant
raising up the tribes of Jacob
and restoring the protected ones of Israel.
I will also make you a light for the nations,
to be My salvation to the ends of the earth.”

Isaiah 49:12

See, these will come from far away,
from the north and from the west,
and from the land of Sinim.

Isaiah 54:1-3

“Rejoice, childless one, who did not give birth;
burst into song and shout,
you who have not been in labor!
For the children of the forsaken one will be more
than the children of the married woman,”
says the Lord.

Isaiah 60:10

Foreigners will build up your walls,
and their kings will serve you.
Although I struck you in My wrath,
yet I will show mercy to you with My favor.

Isaiah 60:16

You will nurse on the milk of nations,
and nurse at the breast of kings;
you will know that I, Yahweh, am your Savior
and Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.

Isaiah 66:12

For this is what the Lord says:

I will make peace flow to her like a river,
and the wealth of nations like a flood;
you will nurse and be carried on her hip
and bounced on her lap.

Isaiah 66:19-20

I will establish a sign among them, and I will send survivors from them to the nations—to Tarshish, Put, Lud (who are archers), Tubal, Javan, and the islands far away—who have not heard of My fame or seen My glory. And they will proclaim My glory among the nations.

Amos 9:12

so that they may possess
the remnant of Edom
and all the nations
that are called by My name
this is the Lord’s declaration—


He will do this.

Micah 4:1-2

In the last days
the mountain of the Lord’s house
will be established
at the top of the mountains
and will be raised above the hills.
Peoples will stream to it,

Zechariah 2:11

“Many nations will join themselves to the Lord on that day and become My people. I will dwell among you, and you will know that the Lord of Hosts has sent Me to you.

Zechariah 8:20-23

The Lord of Hosts says this: “Peoples will yet come, the residents of many cities;

Matthew 2:1-11

After Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of King Herod, wise men from the east arrived unexpectedly in Jerusalem,

Matthew 28:19

Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,

Luke 24:47

and repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning at Jerusalem.

John 12:20-21

Now some Greeks were among those who went up to worship at the festival.

John 12:32

As for Me, if I am lifted up from the earth I will draw all people to Myself.”

Acts 13:47

For this is what the Lord has commanded us:

I have made you
a light for the Gentiles
to bring salvation
to the ends of the earth.

Acts 15:17

so the rest of humanity
may seek the Lord—
even all the Gentiles
who are called by My name,
declares the Lord who does these things,

Romans 11:11-15

I ask, then, have they stumbled in order to fall? Absolutely not! On the contrary, by their stumbling, salvation has come to the Gentiles to make Israel jealous.

Romans 15:9-12

and so that Gentiles may glorify God for His mercy. As it is written:

Therefore I will praise You among the Gentiles,
and I will sing psalms to Your name.

Revelation 11:15

The seventh angel blew his trumpet, and there were loud voices in heaven saying:

The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom
of our Lord and of His Messiah,
and He will reign forever and ever!

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