New Living Translation
the LORD pours contempt on their princes, causing them to wander in trackless wastelands.
King James Bible
He poureth contempt upon princes, and causeth them to wander in the wilderness, where there is no way.
Darby Bible Translation
He poureth contempt upon nobles, and causeth them to wander in a pathless waste;
World English Bible
He pours contempt on princes, and causes them to wander in a trackless waste.
Young's Literal Translation
He is pouring contempt upon nobles, And causeth them to wander in vacancy -- no way.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
107:40 Contempt - Renders them despicable. Wander - Banishes them from their own courts and kingdoms, and forces them to flee into desolate wildernesses for shelter.
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He found them in a desert land, in an empty, howling wasteland. He surrounded them and watched over them; he guarded them as he would guard his own eyes.
He pours disgrace upon princes and disarms the strong.
He strips kings of understanding and leaves them wandering in a pathless wasteland.
God places the lonely in families; he sets the prisoners free and gives them joy. But he makes the rebellious live in a sun-scorched land.
He judges the great people of the world and brings them all to nothing.
"'This is what the dream means, Your Majesty, and what the Most High has declared will happen to my lord the king.
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