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Ezekiel 26:8

    Ezekiel 26:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He shall slay with the sword thy daughters in the field: and he shall make a fort against thee, and cast a mount against thee, and lift up the buckler against thee.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He shall slay with the sword your daughters in the field: and he shall make a fort against you, and cast a mount against you, and lift up the buckler against you.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    He shall slay with the sword thy daughters in the field; and he shall make forts against thee, and cast up a mound against thee, and raise up the buckler against thee.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    He will put to the sword your daughters in the open country: he will make strong walls against you and put up an earthwork against you, arming himself for war against you.

    Webster's Revision

    He shall slay with the sword thy daughters in the field; and he shall make forts against thee, and cast up a mound against thee, and raise up the buckler against thee.

    World English Bible

    He shall kill your daughters in the field with the sword; and he shall make forts against you, and cast up a mound against you, and raise up the buckler against you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    He shall slay with the sword thy daughters in the field: and he shall make forts against thee, and cast up a mount against thee, and raise up the buckler against thee.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 26:8

    Buckler - A shield.
    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 26:8

    Thy daughters in the field - This seems to be spoken of Palaetyre, or Tyre on the main land; for forts, mounts, engines of war, horses, and chariots could not be brought to act against the other.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 26:8

    Lift up the buckler - i. e., set a wall of shields, under cover of which the walls could be approached.