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Ezekiel 38:5

    Ezekiel 38:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Persia, Ethiopia, and Libya with them; all of them with shield and helmet:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Persia, Ethiopia, and Libya with them; all of them with shield and helmet:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Persia, Cush, and Put with them, all of them with shield and helmet;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Persia, Cush, and Put with them; all of them with body-cover and metal head-dress:

    Webster's Revision

    Persia, Cush, and Put with them, all of them with shield and helmet;

    World English Bible

    Persia, Cush, and Put with them, all of them with shield and helmet;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Persia, Cush, and Put with them; all of them with shield and helmet:

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 38:5

    Persia - That a part of this country was tributary to Antiochus, see 1 Maccabees 3:31.

    Ethiopia, and Libya - That these were auxiliaries of Antiochus is evident from Daniel 11:43 : "The Libyans and Ethiopians shall be at his steps."

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 38:5

    Libya and Ethiopia, mixed with the northern invaders, are tribes from the extreme south, to show that this is a general combination of the foes of God's people.