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Ezekiel 47:19

    Ezekiel 47:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the south side southward, from Tamar even to the waters of strife in Kadesh, the river to the great sea. And this is the south side southward.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the south side southward, from Tamar even to the waters of strife in Kadesh, the river to the great sea. And this is the south side southward.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the south side southward shall be from Tamar as far as the waters of Meriboth-kadesh, to the brook of Egypt , unto the great sea. This is the south side southward.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the south side to the south will be from Tamar as far as the waters of Meribath-kadesh, to the stream of Egypt, to the Great Sea. This is the south side, on the south.

    Webster's Revision

    And the south side southward shall be from Tamar as far as the waters of Meriboth-kadesh, to the brook of Egypt , unto the great sea. This is the south side southward.

    World English Bible

    The south side southward shall be from Tamar as far as the waters of Meriboth Kadesh, to the brook [of Egypt], to the great sea. This is the south side southward.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the south side southward shall be from Tamar as far as the waters of Meriboth-kadesh, to the brook of Egypt, unto the great sea. This is the south side southward.

    Definitions for Ezekiel 47:19

    Sea - Large basin.

    Clarke's Commentary on Ezekiel 47:19

    Tamar - Called Hazazon Tamar, or Engedi, 2 Chronicles 20:2.

    The river - Besor, which runs into the sea near Gaza.

    Barnes' Notes on Ezekiel 47:19

    The south border (compare Numbers 34:4) commences with "Tamar," probably a village near the southern end of the Dead Sea. The word means "palm-tree;" and is given to more than one city in the holy land.

    The river to the great sea - literally, "riverward to the great sea." By the "river" is meant the torrent-stream entering the Mediterranean near "Rhinocolura" (El Arish).

    Wesley's Notes on Ezekiel 47:19

    47:19 The river - Called the river of Egypt, lay directly in the way to Egypt from Jerusalem. The great sea - To the south - west part of the Mediterranean sea near Gaza.