New American Standard Bible
"Edom will become an object of horror; everyone who passes by it will be horrified and will hiss at all its wounds.
King James Bible
Also Edom shall be a desolation: every one that goeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss at all the plagues thereof.
Darby Bible Translation
And Edom shall be an astonishment: every one that goeth by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss, because of all the plagues thereof.
World English Bible
Edom shall become an astonishment: everyone who passes by it shall be astonished, and shall hiss at all its plagues.
Young's Literal Translation
And Edom hath been for a desolation, Every passer by her is astonished, And doth hiss because of all her plagues.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Better, "And Edom shall become a terror: every passer by shalt be terrified, and shudder etc."
"Now the generation to come, your sons who rise up after you and the foreigner who comes from a distant land, when they see the plagues of the land and the diseases with which the LORD has afflicted it, will say,
1 Kings 9:8
"And this house will become a heap of ruins; everyone who passes by will be astonished and hiss and say, 'Why has the LORD done thus to this land and to this house?'
To make their land a desolation, An object of perpetual hissing; Everyone who passes by it will be astonished And shake his head.
"For I have sworn by Myself," declares the LORD, "that Bozrah will become an object of horror, a reproach, a ruin and a curse; and all its cities will become perpetual ruins."
"Because of the indignation of the LORD she will not be inhabited, But she will be completely desolate; Everyone who passes by Babylon will be horrified And will hiss because of all her wounds.
"Babylon will become a heap of ruins, a haunt of jackals, An object of horror and hissing, without inhabitants.
'The merchants among the peoples hiss at you; You have become terrified And you will cease to be forever.'"'"
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