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Ezekiel 27:8

    Ezekiel 27:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The inhabitants of Zidon and Arvad were thy mariners: thy wise men, O Tyrus, that were in thee, were thy pilots.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The inhabitants of Zidon and Arvad were your mariners: your wise men, O Tyrus, that were in you, were your pilots.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The inhabitants of Sidon and Arvad were thy rowers: thy wise men, O Tyre, were in thee, they were thy pilots.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The people of Zidon and Arvad were your boatmen; the wise men of Zemer were in you; they were guiding your ships;

    Webster's Revision

    The inhabitants of Sidon and Arvad were thy rowers: thy wise men, O Tyre, were in thee, they were thy pilots.

    World English Bible

    The inhabitants of Sidon and Arvad were your rowers: your wise men, Tyre, were in you, they were your pilots.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The inhabitants of Zidon and Arvad were thy rowers: thy wise men, O Tyre, were in thee, they were thy pilots.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 27:8

    Tyrus - Tyre, city of.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 27:8

    Zidon and Arvad - Or Arad. Two powerful cities on the Phoenician coast, in the neighborhood of Tyre, from which Tyre had her sailors; and the best instructed of her own inhabitants were her pilots or steersmen.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 27:8

    Arvad - See Genesis 10:18. An island off the coast of Sidon, now called Ruad.

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 27:8

    27:8 Zidon - An ancient town and haven of Phoenicia, not far from Tyre. Arvad - Or Aradus, an island belonging to Phoenicia, twenty furlongs from the continent. Mariners - Rowers in thy galleys; the rich Tyrians would not employ their own in such servile works, they hired strangers. Wise men - Thy learned men: for navigation was the great study of the Tyrians.