Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Behold, a people is coming from the north, And a great nation and many kings Will be aroused from the remote parts of the earth.

King James Version

Behold, a people shall come from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall be raised up from the coasts of the earth.

Holman Bible

Look! A people comes from the north. A great nation and many kings will be stirred up from the remote regions of the earth.

International Standard Version

"Look, people are coming from the north. A great nation and many kings will be stirred up from the ends of the earth.

A Conservative Version

Behold, a people comes from the north, and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the outermost parts of the earth.

American Standard Version

Behold, a people cometh from the north; and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Amplified

Behold, a people is coming from the north; and a great nation and many kings are stirring from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Bible in Basic English

See, a people is coming from the north; a great nation and a number of kings will be put in motion from the inmost parts of the earth.

Darby Translation

Behold, a people cometh from the north, and a great nation. And many kings shall arise from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Behold, a people comes from the north, and a great nation and many kings shall be raised up from the coasts of the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

Behold, a people coming from the north and a great nation, and many kings shall be raised up from the thighs of the earth.

King James 2000

Behold, a people shall come from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall be raised up from the ends of the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Look, a people [is] about to come from [the] north, and a great nation and many kings are woken up from [the] remotest part of [the] earth.

Modern King James verseion

Behold, a people shall come from the north, even a great nation; and many kings shall be stirred up from the farthest parts of the earth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Behold, there shall come a people from the North, with a great bound of men, and many kings shall stand up from the ends of the earth.

NET Bible

"Look! An army is about to come from the north. A mighty nation and many kings are stirring into action in faraway parts of the earth.

New Heart English Bible

"Behold, a people comes from the north; and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.

The Emphasized Bible

Lo! a people coming in from the North, - Yea, a great nation and many kings, shall be round up out of the remote parts of the earth:

Webster

Behold, a people shall come from the north, and a great nation, and many kings shall be raised up from the borders of the earth.

World English Bible

Behold, a people comes from the north; and a great nation and many kings shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.

Youngs Literal Translation

Lo, a people hath come from the north, Even a great nation, And many kings are stirred up from the sides of the earth.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

from the north
צפן צפון 
Tsaphown 
Usage: 153

and a great
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

גּי גּוי 
Gowy 
Usage: 558

and many
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

shall be raised up
עוּר 
`uwr 
Usage: 80

from the coasts
ירכה 
Y@rekah 
Usage: 28

References

Easton

Context Readings

A Message Concerning Babylon

40 "As when God overthrew Sodom And Gomorrah with its neighbors," declares the LORD, "No man will live there, Nor will any son of man reside in it. 41 "Behold, a people is coming from the north, And a great nation and many kings Will be aroused from the remote parts of the earth. 42 "They seize their bow and javelin; They are cruel and have no mercy Their voice roars like the sea; And they ride on horses, Marshalled like a man for the battle Against you, O daughter of Babylon.



Cross References

Jeremiah 51:27-28

Lift up a signal in the land, Blow a trumpet among the nations! Consecrate the nations against her, Summon against her the kingdoms of Ararat, Minni and Ashkenaz; Appoint a marshal against her, Bring up the horses like bristly locusts.

Isaiah 13:2-5

Lift up a standard on the bare hill, Raise your voice to them, Wave the hand that they may enter the doors of the nobles.

Jeremiah 6:22-23

Thus says the LORD, "Behold, a people is coming from the north land, And a great nation will be aroused from the remote parts of the earth.

Jeremiah 50:9

"For behold, I am going to arouse and bring up against Babylon A horde of great nations from the land of the north, And they will draw up their battle lines against her; From there she will be taken captive. Their arrows will be like an expert warrior Who does not return empty-handed.

Isaiah 13:17-18

Behold, I am going to stir up the Medes against them, Who will not value silver or take pleasure in gold.

Jeremiah 25:14

'(For many nations and great kings will make slaves of them, even them; and I will recompense them according to their deeds and according to the work of their hands.)'"

Jeremiah 50:2-3

"Declare and proclaim among the nations Proclaim it and lift up a standard Do not conceal it but say, 'Babylon has been captured, Bel has been put to shame, Marduk has been shattered; Her images have been put to shame, her idols have been shattered.'

Jeremiah 51:1-2

Thus says the LORD: "Behold, I am going to arouse against Babylon And against the inhabitants of Leb-kamai The spirit of a destroyer.

Jeremiah 51:11

Sharpen the arrows, fill the quivers! The LORD has aroused the spirit of the kings of the Medes, Because His purpose is against Babylon to destroy it; For it is the vengeance of the LORD, vengeance for His temple.

Revelation 17:16

"And the ten horns which you saw, and the beast, these will hate the harlot and will make her desolate and naked, and will eat her flesh and will burn her up with fire.

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