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Judges 5:21

    Judges 5:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The river of Kishon swept them away, that ancient river, the river Kishon. O my soul, thou hast trodden down strength.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The river of Kishon swept them away, that ancient river, the river Kishon. O my soul, you have trodden down strength.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The river Kishon swept them away, That ancient river, the river Kishon. O my soul, march on with strength.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The river Kishon took them violently away, stopping their flight, the river Kishon. Give praise, O my soul, to the strength of the Lord!

    Webster's Revision

    The river Kishon swept them away, That ancient river, the river Kishon. O my soul, march on with strength.

    World English Bible

    The river Kishon swept them away, that ancient river, the river Kishon. My soul, march on with strength.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The river Kishon swept them away, that ancient river, the river Kishon. O my soul, march on with strength.

    Definitions for Judges 5:21

    Trodden - Trampled.

    Clarke's Commentary on Judges 5:21

    The river of Kishon swept them away - This gives plausibility to the above conjecture, that there was a storm at this time which produced an inundation in the river Kishon, which the routed Canaanites attempting to ford were swept away.

    Barnes' Notes on Judges 5:21

    The word translated ancient occurs only here. The phrase probably means that Kishon was celebrated from ancient times on account of the battles fought on its banks.