New Living Translation
He will destroy all the great trading ships and every magnificent vessel.
King James Bible
And upon all the ships of Tarshish, and upon all pleasant pictures.
Darby Bible Translation
and upon all the ships of Tarshish, and upon all pleasant works of art.
World English Bible
For all the ships of Tarshish, and for all pleasant imagery.
Young's Literal Translation
And for all ships of Tarshish, And for all desirable pictures.
Isaiah 2:16 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:16 Tarshish - The ships of the sea, as that word is used, Psal 48:7, whereby you fetched riches from the remote parts of the world.
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one-third of all things living in the sea died, and one-third of all the ships on the sea were destroyed.
1 Kings 10:22
The king had a fleet of trading ships that sailed with Hiram's fleet. Once every three years the ships returned, loaded with gold, silver, ivory, apes, and peacocks.
Human pride will be humbled, and human arrogance will be brought down. Only the LORD will be exalted on that day of judgment.
This message came to me concerning Tyre: Weep, O ships of Tarshish, for the harbor and houses of Tyre are gone! The rumors you heard in Cyprus are all true.
Wail, O ships of Tarshish, for your harbor is destroyed!
They are ships from the ends of the earth, from lands that trust in me, led by the great ships of Tarshish. They are bringing the people of Israel home from far away, carrying their silver and gold. They will honor the LORD your God, the Holy One of Israel, for he has filled you with splendor.
I will perform a sign among them. And I will send those who survive to be messengers to the nations--to Tarshish, to the Libyans and Lydians (who are famous as archers), to Tubal and Greece, and to all the lands beyond the sea that have not heard of my fame or seen my glory. There they will declare my glory to the nations.
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