New International Version
I will send fire on the walls of Tyre that will consume her fortresses."
King James Bible
But I will send a fire on the wall of Tyrus, which shall devour the palaces thereof.
Darby Bible Translation
And I will send a fire on the wall of Tyre, and it shall devour the palaces thereof.
World English Bible
but I will send a fire on the wall of Tyre, and it will devour its palaces."
Young's Literal Translation
And I have sent a fire against the wall of Tyre, And it hath consumed her palaces.
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I will send a fire on the wall of Tyrus - The destructive fire or siege by Nebuchadnezzar, which lasted thirteen years, and ended in the destruction of this ancient city; see on Ezekiel 26:7-14 (note), as above. It was finally ruined by Alexander, and is now only a place for a few poor fishermen to spread their nets upon.
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For the day has come to destroy all the Philistines and to remove all survivors who could help Tyre and Sidon. The LORD is about to destroy the Philistines, the remnant from the coasts of Caphtor.
They will destroy the walls of Tyre and pull down her towers; I will scrape away her rubble and make her a bare rock.
By your many sins and dishonest trade you have desecrated your sanctuaries. So I made a fire come out from you, and it consumed you, and I reduced you to ashes on the ground in the sight of all who were watching.
"Now what have you against me, Tyre and Sidon and all you regions of Philistia? Are you repaying me for something I have done? If you are paying me back, I will swiftly and speedily return on your own heads what you have done.
But the Lord will take away her possessions and destroy her power on the sea, and she will be consumed by fire.
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