Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The gates of the rivers are opened And the palace is dissolved.

King James Version

The gates of the rivers shall be opened, and the palace shall be dissolved.

Holman Bible

The river gates are opened, and the palace erodes away.

International Standard Version

The river gates will be opened, and the palace will collapse.

A Conservative Version

The gates of the rivers are opened, and the palace is dissolved.

American Standard Version

The gates of the rivers are opened, and the palace is dissolved.

Amplified

The gates or dams of the rivers [surrounding and guarding Nineveh] are opened and the [imperial] palace [of sun-dried brick] is dissolved [by the torrents] and is in dismay.

Bible in Basic English

The river doorways are forced open, and the king's house is flowing away.

Darby Translation

The gates of the rivers are opened, and the palace melteth away.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The gates of the rivers shall be opened, and the palace shall be destroyed.

Julia Smith Translation

The gates of the rivers were opened, and the temple melted away.

King James 2000

The gates of the rivers shall be opened, and the palace shall be dissolved.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The gates of the river are opened; the palace trembles.

Modern King James verseion

The gates of the rivers shall be opened, and the palace shall be melted.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The water ports shall be opened, and the king's palace shall fall.

NET Bible

The sluice gates are opened; the royal palace is deluged and dissolves.

New Heart English Bible

The gates of the rivers are opened, and the palace is dissolved.

The Emphasized Bible

The gates of the rivers, have been opened, - and, the palace, doth quake.

Webster

The gates of the rivers shall be opened, and the palace shall be dissolved.

World English Bible

The gates of the rivers are opened, and the palace is dissolved.

Youngs Literal Translation

Gates of the rivers have been opened, And the palace is dissolved.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

of the rivers
נהר 
Nahar 
Usage: 119

פּתח 
Pathach 
Usage: 143

and the palace
היכל 
heykal 
Usage: 80

References

Context Readings

An Army Will Conquer Nineveh

5 He remembers his nobles; They stumble in their march, They hurry to her wall, And the mantelet is set up. 6 The gates of the rivers are opened And the palace is dissolved. 7 It is fixed: She is stripped, she is carried away, And her handmaids are moaning like the sound of doves, Beating on their breasts.



Cross References

Isaiah 45:1-2

Thus says the LORD to Cyrus His anointed, Whom I have taken by the right hand, To subdue nations before him And to loose the loins of kings; To open doors before him so that gates will not be shut:

2 Peter 3:10-11

But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a roar and the elements will be destroyed with intense heat, and the earth and its works will be burned up.

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