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Isaiah 21:6

    Isaiah 21:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    For thus hath the LORD said unto me, Go, set a watchman, let him declare what he seeth.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    For thus has the LORD said to me, Go, set a watchman, let him declare what he sees.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    For thus hath the Lord said unto me, Go, set a watchman: let him declare what he seeth:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    For so has the Lord said to me, Go, let a watchman be placed; let him give word of what he sees:

    Webster's Revision

    For thus hath the Lord said unto me, Go, set a watchman: let him declare what he seeth:

    World English Bible

    For the Lord said to me, "Go, set a watchman. Let him declare what he sees.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    For thus hath the Lord said unto me, Go, set a watchman; let him declare what he seeth:

    Definitions for Isaiah 21:6

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Barnes' Notes on Isaiah 21:6

    Go, set a watchman - This was said to Isaiah in the vision. He represents himself as in Babylon, and as hearing God command him to set a watchman on the watch-tower who would announce what was to come to pass. All this is designed merely to bring the manner of the destruction of the city more vividly before the eye.

    Wesley's Notes on Isaiah 21:6

    21:6 Go set - This was now done only in a vision, but it signified what should be done really afterwards.