Ezekiel 27 :8

Ezekiel 27 :8 Translations

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.

King James Version (KJV)

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 Zidon and Arvad were thy mariners: thy wise men, O Tyre, that were in thee, 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' Commentary on Ezekiel 27 :8

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

Wesley's Commentary 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.
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