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Isaiah 21:15

    Isaiah 21:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For they fled from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For they fled from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For they fled away from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For they are in flight from the sharp sword, and the bent bow, and from the trouble of war.

    Webster's Revision

    For they fled away from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.

    World English Bible

    For they fled away from the swords, from the drawn sword, from the bent bow, and from the heat of battle.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For they fled away from the swords, from the drawn sword, and from the bent bow, and from the grievousness of war.

    Barnes' Notes on Isaiah 21:15

    For they fled - The inhabitants of one part of the land.

    The grievousness of war - Hebrew, כבד kobed - "the weight, the heaviness, the oppression" of war; probably from the calamities that would result from the march of the Assyrian through their land, either on his way to Judea or to Egypt.