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Deuteronomy 32:26

    Deuteronomy 32:26 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    I said, I would scatter them into corners, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    I said, I would scatter them into corners, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    I said, I would scatter them afar, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    I said I would send them wandering far away, I would make all memory of them go from the minds of men:

    Webster's Revision

    I said, I would scatter them afar, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men;

    World English Bible

    I said, I would scatter them afar. I would make the memory of them to cease from among men;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    I said, I would scatter them afar, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men:

    Barnes' Notes on Deuteronomy 32:26

    Rather, I would utterly disperse them, etc., were it not that I apprehended the provocation of the enemy, i. e., that I should be provoked to wrath when the enemy ascribed the overthrow of Israel to his own prowess and not to my judgments. Compare Deuteronomy 9:28-29; Ezekiel 20:9, Ezekiel 20:14, Ezekiel 20:22.

    Behave themselves strangely - Rather, misunderstand it, i. e., mistake the cause of Israel's ruin.