New International Version
He will direct the blows of his battering rams against your walls and demolish your towers with his weapons.
King James Bible
And he shall set engines of war against thy walls, and with his axes he shall break down thy towers.
Darby Bible Translation
and he shall set his engines of attack against thy walls, and with his spikes he shall break down thy towers.
World English Bible
He shall set his battering engines against your walls, and with his axes he shall break down your towers.
Young's Literal Translation
And a battering-ram before him he placeth against thy walls, And thy towers he breaketh by his weapons.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thy daughters in the field - This seems to be spoken of Palaetyre, or Tyre on the main land; for forts, mounts, engines of war, horses, and chariots could not be brought to act against the other.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
[This chapter is based on Daniel 4.] Exalted to the pinnacle of worldly honor, and acknowledged even by Inspiration as "a king of kings" (Ezekiel 26:7). Nebuchadnezzar nevertheless at times had ascribed to the favor of Jehovah the glory of his kingdom and the splendor of his reign. Such had been the case after his dream of the great image. His mind had been profoundly influenced by this vision and by the thought that the Babylonian Empire, universal though it was, was finally to fall, and other kingdoms …
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings
Into his right hand will come the lot for Jerusalem, where he is to set up battering rams, to give the command to slaughter, to sound the battle cry, to set battering rams against the gates, to build a ramp and to erect siege works.
They will destroy the walls of Tyre and pull down her towers; I will scrape away her rubble and make her a bare rock.
He will ravage your settlements on the mainland with the sword; he will set up siege works against you, build a ramp up to your walls and raise his shields against you.
His horses will be so many that they will cover you with dust. Your walls will tremble at the noise of the warhorses, wagons and chariots when he enters your gates as men enter a city whose walls have been broken through.
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