Ezekiel 11:8
New International Version
You fear the sword, and the sword is what I will bring against you, declares the Sovereign LORD.

New Living Translation
I will bring on you the sword of war you so greatly fear, says the Sovereign LORD.

English Standard Version
You have feared the sword, and I will bring the sword upon you, declares the Lord GOD.

Berean Study Bible
You fear the sword, so I will bring the sword against you, declares the Lord GOD.

King James Bible
Ye have feared the sword; and I will bring a sword upon you, saith the Lord GOD.

New King James Version
You have feared the sword; and I will bring a sword upon you,” says the Lord GOD.

New American Standard Bible
You have feared a sword; so I will bring a sword upon you,” the Lord GOD declares.

NASB 1995
“You have feared a sword; so I will bring a sword upon you,” the Lord GOD declares.

NASB 1977
“You have feared a sword; so I will bring a sword upon you,” the Lord GOD declares.

Amplified Bible
You have feared the sword; so I will bring a sword upon you,” says the Lord GOD.

Christian Standard Bible
You fear the sword, so I will bring the sword against you. This is the declaration of the Lord GOD.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You fear the sword, so I will bring the sword against you.” This is the declaration of the Lord GOD.”

American Standard Version
Ye have feared the sword; and I will bring the sword upon you, saith the Lord Jehovah.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
You were afraid of the sword, and the sword I shall bring upon you, says THE LORD OF LORDS

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Ye fear the sword; and I will bring a sword upon you, saith the Lord.

Contemporary English Version
and I'll send armies to attack you, just as you fear.

Douay-Rheims Bible
You have feared the sword, and I will bring the sword upon you, saith the Lord God.

English Revised Version
Ye have feared the sword; and I will bring the sword upon you, saith the Lord GOD.

Good News Translation
Are you afraid of swords? I will bring soldiers with swords to attack you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
You are afraid of swords, so I will bring swords to attack you, declares the Almighty LORD.

International Standard Version
You've feared the sword, but I'm bringing violent death in your direction," declares the Lord GOD.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Ye have feared the sword; and the sword will I bring upon you, saith the Lord GOD.

Literal Standard Version
You have feared a sword, And I bring in a sword against you, A declaration of Lord YHWH.

NET Bible
You fear the sword, so the sword I will bring against you,' declares the sovereign LORD.

New Heart English Bible
You have feared the sword; and I will bring the sword on you,' says the Lord GOD.

World English Bible
You have feared the sword; and I will bring the sword on you, says the Lord Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
A sword ye have feared, And a sword I bring in against you, An affirmation of the Lord Jehovah.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Evil in High Places
7Therefore this is what the Lord GOD says: The slain you have laid within this city are the meat, and the city is the pot; but I will remove you from it. 8You fear the sword, so I will bring the sword against you, declares the Lord GOD. 9I will bring you out of the city and deliver you into the hands of foreigners, and I will execute judgments against you.…

Cross References
Job 3:25
For the thing I feared has overtaken me, and what I dreaded has befallen me.

Proverbs 10:24
What the wicked man dreads will overtake him, but the desire of the righteous will be granted.

Isaiah 24:17
Terror and pit and snare await you, O dweller of the earth.

Isaiah 24:18
Whoever flees the sound of panic will fall into the pit, and whoever climbs from the pit will be caught in the snare. For the windows of heaven are open, and the foundations of the earth are shaken.

Isaiah 66:4
So I will choose their punishment and I will bring terror upon them, because I called and no one answered, I spoke and no one listened. But they did evil in My sight and chose that in which I did not delight."

Jeremiah 42:16
then the sword you fear will overtake you there, and the famine you dread will follow on your heels into Egypt, and you will die there.


Treasury of Scripture

You have feared the sword; and I will bring a sword on you, said the Lord GOD.

Job 3:25
For the thing which I greatly feared is come upon me, and that which I was afraid of is come unto me.

Job 20:24
He shall flee from the iron weapon, and the bow of steel shall strike him through.

Proverbs 10:24
The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him: but the desire of the righteous shall be granted.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
You fear
יְרֵאתֶ֑ם (yə·rê·ṯem)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine plural
Strong's 3372: To fear, to revere, caus, to frighten

the sword,
חֶ֖רֶב (ḥe·reḇ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 2719: Drought, a cutting instrument, as a, knife, sword

so I will bring
אָבִ֣יא (’ā·ḇî)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 935: To come in, come, go in, go

the sword
וְחֶ֙רֶב֙ (wə·ḥe·reḇ)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 2719: Drought, a cutting instrument, as a, knife, sword

against you,
עֲלֵיכֶ֔ם (‘ă·lê·ḵem)
Preposition | second person masculine plural
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

declares
נְאֻ֖ם (nə·’um)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 5002: An oracle

the Lord
אֲדֹנָ֥י (’ă·ḏō·nāy)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 136: The Lord

GOD.
יְהוִֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3069: YHWH


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