New International Version
They come from faraway lands, from the ends of the heavens-- the LORD and the weapons of his wrath-- to destroy the whole country.
King James Bible
They come from a far country, from the end of heaven, even the LORD, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.
Darby Bible Translation
They come from a far country, from the end of the heavens -- Jehovah, and the weapons of his indignation -- to destroy the whole land.
World English Bible
They come from a far country, from the uttermost part of heaven, even Yahweh, and the weapons of his indignation, to destroy the whole land.
Young's Literal Translation
They are coming in from a land afar off, From the end of the heavens, Jehovah and the instruments of His indignation, To destroy all the land.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They come from a far country - The word מארץ meerets is wanting in one MS. and in the Syriac: "They come from afar."
From the end of heaven - Kimchi says, Media, "the end of heaven," in Scripture phrase, means, the East.
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2 Samuel 1:27
"How the mighty have fallen! The weapons of war have perished!"
He lifts up a banner for the distant nations, he whistles for those at the ends of the earth. Here they come, swiftly and speedily!
In that day the LORD will whistle for flies from the Nile delta in Egypt and for bees from the land of Assyria.
"Woe to the Assyrian, the rod of my anger, in whose hand is the club of my wrath!
See, the LORD is going to lay waste the earth and devastate it; he will ruin its face and scatter its inhabitants--
Go, my people, enter your rooms and shut the doors behind you; hide yourselves for a little while until his wrath has passed by.
See, the Name of the LORD comes from afar, with burning anger and dense clouds of smoke; his lips are full of wrath, and his tongue is a consuming fire.
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