Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Nations will see and be ashamed of all their power. They will put [their] hands over [their] mouths, and their ears will become deaf.

New American Standard Bible

Nations will see and be ashamed Of all their might They will put their hand on their mouth, Their ears will be deaf.

King James Version

The nations shall see and be confounded at all their might: they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall be deaf.

International Standard Version

The nations will look on and will be ashamed in spite of all their power; they will cup their hands over their mouths, and their ears will be deaf.

A Conservative Version

The nations shall see and be ashamed of all their might. They shall lay their hand upon their mouth. Their ears shall be deaf.

American Standard Version

The nations shall see and be ashamed of all their might; they shall lay their hand upon their mouth; their ears shall be deaf.

Amplified

The nations shall see [God's deliverance] and be ashamed of all their might [which cannot be compared to His]. They shall lay their hands upon their mouths in consternation; their ears shall be deaf.

Bible in Basic English

The nations will see and be shamed because of all their strength; they will put their hands on their mouths, their ears will be stopped.

Darby Translation

The nations shall see, and be ashamed for all their might: they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall be deaf.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The Gentiles shall see and be ashamed at all thy mighty acts: they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall become deaf.

Julia Smith Translation

The nations shall see and be ashamed from all their strength: they shall put the hand upon the mouth, their ears shall be deaf.

King James 2000

The nations shall see and be ashamed at all their might: they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall be deaf.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The nations will see and be ashamed because of all their might. They will lay [the] hand on [the] mouth; their ears will be deaf.

Modern King James verseion

The nations shall see and be ashamed at all their might; they shall lay their hand on their mouth; their ears shall be deaf.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

This shall the Heathen see, and be ashamed for all their power: so that they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, and stop their ears.

NET Bible

Nations will see this and be disappointed by all their strength, they will put their hands over their mouths, and act as if they were deaf.

New Heart English Bible

The nations will see and be ashamed of all their might. They will lay their hand on their mouth. Their ears will be deaf.

The Emphasized Bible

Nations, shall see, that they may turn pale at all their valour, - they shall lay hand on mouth, their ears, shall be silent:

Webster

The nations shall see and be confounded at all their might: they shall lay their hand upon their mouth, their ears shall be deaf.

World English Bible

The nations will see and be ashamed of all their might. They will lay their hand on their mouth. Their ears will be deaf.

Youngs Literal Translation

See do nations, and they are ashamed of all their might, They lay a hand on the mouth, their ears are deaf.

Interlinear

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

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

and be confounded
בּוּשׁ 
Buwsh 
Usage: 119

גּבוּרה 
G@buwrah 
Usage: 61

שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

אזן 
'ozen 
Usage: 187

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Micah's Prayer Answered

15 I will show them wondrous deeds as in the days of your exodus from the land of Egypt. 16 Nations will see and be ashamed of all their power. They will put [their] hands over [their] mouths, and their ears will become deaf. 17 They will lick the dust like a snake; they will come trembling out of their hiding places like reptiles slithering on the ground. They will tremble before the Lord our God; they will stand in awe of You.



Cross References

Isaiah 26:11

Lord, Your hand is lifted up [to take action], but they do not see it. They will see [Your] zeal for [Your] people, and they will be put to shame. The fire for Your adversaries will consume them!

Isaiah 52:15

so He will sprinklemany nations. Kings will shut their mouths because of Him, For they will see what had not been told them, and they will understand what they had not heard.

Job 21:5

Look at me and shudder; put [your] hand over [your] mouth.

Job 29:9-10

City officials stopped talking and covered their mouths with [their] hands.

Job 40:4

I am so insignificant. How can I answer You? I place my hand over my mouth.

Psalm 126:2

Our mouths were filled with laughter then, and our tongues with shouts of joy. Then they said among the nations, "The Lord has done great things for them."

Isaiah 66:18

"Knowing their works and their thoughts, I have come to gather all nations and languages; they will come and see My glory.

Ezekiel 38:23

I will display My greatness and holiness, and will reveal Myself in the sight of many nations. Then they will know that I am the Lord.

Ezekiel 39:17-21

"Son of man, this is what the Lord God says: Tell every kind of bird and all the wild animals: Assemble and come! Gather from all around to My sacrificial feast that I am slaughtering for you, a great feast on the mountains of Israel; you will eat flesh and drink blood.

Micah 5:8

Then the remnant of Jacob will be among the nations, among many peoples, like a lion among animals of the forest, like a young lion among flocks of sheep, which tramples and tears as it passes through, and there is no one to rescue [them].

Zechariah 8:20-23

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

Zechariah 12:9

On that day I will set out to destroy all the nations that come against Jerusalem.

Romans 3:19

Now we know that whatever the law says speaks to those who are subject to the law, so that every mouth may be shut and the whole world may become subject to God's judgment.

Revelation 11:18

The nations were angry, but Your wrath has come. The time has come for the dead to be judged, and to give the reward to Your servants the prophets, to the saints, and to those who fear Your name, both small and great, and the time has come to destroy those who destroy the earth.



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