New American Standard Bible
"Awake, awake, Deborah; Awake, awake, sing a song! Arise, Barak, and take away your captives, O son of Abinoam.
King James Bible
Awake, awake, Deborah: awake, awake, utter a song: arise, Barak, and lead thy captivity captive, thou son of Abinoam.
Darby Bible Translation
"Awake, awake, Deb'orah! Awake, awake, utter a song! Arise, Barak, lead away your captives, O son of Abin'o-am.
World English Bible
'Awake, awake, Deborah! Awake, awake, utter a song! Arise, Barak, and lead away your captives, you son of Abinoam.'
Young's Literal Translation
Awake, awake, Deborah; Awake, awake, utter a song; Rise, Barak, and take captive thy captivity, Son of Abinoam.
Judges 5:12 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Deborah incites Barak to carry off as his prey the captive Canaanites and their sheep and cattle (their "captivity").
LibraryLove Makes Suns
'Let them that love Him be as the sun when he goeth forth in his might.' JUDGES V. 51. These are the closing words of Deborah, the great warrior-prophetess of Israel. They are in singular contrast with the tone of fierce enthusiasm for battle which throbs through the rest of the chant, and with its stern approval of the deed of Jael when she slew Sisera. Here, in its last notes, we have an anticipation of the highest and best truths of the Gospel. 'Let them that love Him be as the sun when he goeth …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Why is it that Our Lord Has Tarried Till Now? Why Has not the Redeemer Returned Long Ere This?
Therefore it says, "WHEN HE ASCENDED ON HIGH, HE LED CAPTIVE A HOST OF CAPTIVES, AND HE GAVE GIFTS TO MEN."
"Then survivors came down to the nobles; The people of the LORD came down to me as warriors.
Awake, my glory! Awake, harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn.
You have ascended on high, You have led captive Your captives; You have received gifts among men, Even among the rebellious also, that the LORD God may dwell there.
Jump to PreviousAbinoam Abin'o-Am Arise Awake Barak Break Captive Captives Captivity Deborah Deb'orah Lead Prisoner Rise Sing Song Utter Wake
Jump to NextAbinoam Abin'o-Am Arise Awake Barak Break Captive Captives Captivity Deborah Deb'orah Lead Prisoner Rise Sing Song Utter Wake
LinksJudges 5:12 NIV
Judges 5:12 NLT
Judges 5:12 ESV
Judges 5:12 NASB
Judges 5:12 KJV
Judges 5:12 Bible Apps
Judges 5:12 Biblia Paralela
Judges 5:12 Chinese Bible
Judges 5:12 French Bible
Judges 5:12 German Bible
Judges 5:12 Commentaries