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Luke 3:5

    Luke 3:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be brought low; and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough ways shall be made smooth;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be brought low; and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough ways shall be made smooth;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Every valley shall be filled, And every mountain and hill shall be brought low; And the crooked shall become straight, And the rough ways smooth;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Every valley will be lifted up, and all the mountains and hills made low, and the twisted will be made straight, and the rough ways smooth;

    Webster's Revision

    Every valley shall be filled, And every mountain and hill shall be brought low; And the crooked shall become straight, And the rough ways smooth;

    World English Bible

    Every valley will be filled. Every mountain and hill will be brought low. The crooked will become straight, and the rough ways smooth.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Every valley shall be filled, And every mountain and hill shall be brought low; And the crooked shall become straight, And the rough ways smooth;

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 3:5

    Every they shall be filled - All hinderances shall be taken out of the way: a quotation from the Greek version of Isaiah 40:4, containing an allusion to the preparations made in rough countries to facilitate the march of mighty kings and conquerors. See the instance produced on Matthew 3:3 (note).

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 3:5

    3:5 Every valley shall be filled, and c. - That is, every hinderance shall be removed.
    Book: Luke