New International Version
And the land of Judah will bring terror to the Egyptians; everyone to whom Judah is mentioned will be terrified, because of what the LORD Almighty is planning against them.
King James Bible
And the land of Judah shall be a terror unto Egypt, every one that maketh mention thereof shall be afraid in himself, because of the counsel of the LORD of hosts, which he hath determined against it.
Darby Bible Translation
And the land of Judah shall be a dismay unto Egypt: every one that thinketh of it shall be afraid for himself, because of the counsel of Jehovah of hosts, which he hath purposed against it.
World English Bible
The land of Judah will become a terror to Egypt. Everyone to whom mention is made of it will be afraid, because of the plans of Yahweh of Armies, which he determines against it.
Young's Literal Translation
And the land of Judah hath been to Egypt for a cause of staggering, Every one who doth mention it, for himself feareth, Because of the counsel of Jehovah of Hosts, That He is counselling against it.
Isaiah 19:17 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And the land of Judah - The threatening hand of God will be held out and shaken over Egypt, from the side of Judea; through which the Assyrians will march to invade it. It signifies that kind of terror that drives one to his wit's end, that causes him to reel like a drunken man, to be giddy through astonishment. Such is the import of חג chag, and חגה chagah. Five MSS. and two editions have לחגה lechagah.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThe Fruits of Grace
"In that day shall five cities in the land of Egypt speak the language of Canaan, and swear to the Lord of hosts; one shall be called the city of destruction. In that day shall there be an altar to the Lord in the midst of the land of Egypt, and a pillar at the border thereof to the Lord. And it all be for a sign and for a witness unto the Lord of hosts in the land of Egypt: for they shall cry unto the Lord because of the oppressors, and he shall send them a Saviour, and a great one, and he shall …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 62: 1916
a survey of the third and closing discourse of the prophet
The LORD Almighty has sworn, "Surely, as I have planned, so it will be, and as I have purposed, so it will happen.
"'On that day messengers will go out from me in ships to frighten Cush out of her complacency. Anguish will take hold of them on the day of Egypt's doom, for it is sure to come.
All the peoples of the earth are regarded as nothing. He does as he pleases with the powers of heaven and the peoples of the earth. No one can hold back his hand or say to him: "What have you done?"
Jump to PreviousAfraid Almighty Armies Cause Counsel Determined Determines Dismay Dread Egypt Egyptians Fear Great Hosts Judah Maketh Mention Mentioned Mind Planning Plans Purpose Purposed Purposeth Purposing Terrified Terror Thereof Thinketh Whenever Whensoever
Jump to NextAfraid Almighty Armies Cause Counsel Determined Determines Dismay Dread Egypt Egyptians Fear Great Hosts Judah Maketh Mention Mentioned Mind Planning Plans Purpose Purposed Purposeth Purposing Terrified Terror Thereof Thinketh Whenever Whensoever
LinksIsaiah 19:17 NIV
Isaiah 19:17 NLT
Isaiah 19:17 ESV
Isaiah 19:17 NASB
Isaiah 19:17 KJV
Isaiah 19:17 Bible Apps
Isaiah 19:17 Biblia Paralela
Isaiah 19:17 Chinese Bible
Isaiah 19:17 French Bible
Isaiah 19:17 German Bible
Isaiah 19:17 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.