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Revelation 18:18

    Revelation 18:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And cried when they saw the smoke of her burning, saying, What city is like unto this great city!

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And cried when they saw the smoke of her burning, saying, What city is like to this great city!

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and cried out as they looked upon the smoke of her burning, saying, What city is like the great city?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And crying out when they saw the smoke of her burning, saying, What town is like the great town?

    Webster's Revision

    and cried out as they looked upon the smoke of her burning, saying, What city is like the great city?

    World English Bible

    and cried out as they looked at the smoke of her burning, saying, 'What is like the great city?'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and cried out as they looked upon the smoke of her burning, saying, What city is like the great city?

    Clarke's Commentary on Revelation 18:18

    What city is like unto this great city! - Viz. in magnitude, power, and luxury.

    Barnes' Notes on Revelation 18:18

    And cried ... - That is, as they had a deep interest in it, they would, on their own account, as well as hers, lift up the voice of lamentation.What city is like unto this great city? - In her destruction. What calamity has ever come upon a city like this?