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Revelation 16:20

    Revelation 16:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And every island fled away, and the mountains were not found.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And every island fled away, and the mountains were not found.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And every island fled away, and the mountains were not found.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And every island went in flight, and the mountains were seen no longer.

    Webster's Revision

    And every island fled away, and the mountains were not found.

    World English Bible

    Every island fled away, and the mountains were not found.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And every island fled away, and the mountains were not found.

    Clarke's Commentary on Revelation 16:20

    Every island fled away - Probably meaning the capture of seaport towns, and fortified places.

    Barnes' Notes on Revelation 16:20

    And every island fled away - Expressive of great and terrible judgments, as if the very earth were convulsed, and everything were moved out of its place. See the notes on Revelation 6:14.

    And the mountains were not found - The same image occurs in Revelation 6:14. See the notes on that place.

    Wesley's Notes on Revelation 16:20

    16:20 Every island and mountain was moved out of its place, Rev 6:14; but here they all flee away. What a change must this make in the face of the terraqueous globe! And yet the end of the world is not come.