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Isaiah 23 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:1 - The burden of Tzor. Howl, you ships of Tarshish; for it is laid waste, so that there is no house, no entering in: from the land of Kittim it is revealed to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:2 - Be still, you inhabitants of the coast, you whom the merchants of Tzidon, that pass over the sea, have replenished.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:3 - On great waters the seed of the Shichor, the harvest of the Nile, was her revenue; and she was the market of nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:4 - Be ashamed, Tzidon; for the sea has spoken, the stronghold of the sea, saying, I have not travailed, nor brought forth, neither have I nourished young men, nor brought up virgins.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:5 - When the report comes to Mitzrayim, they shall be sorely pained at the report of Tzor.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:6 - Pass over to Tarshish; wail, you inhabitants of the coast.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:7 - Is this your joyous city, whose antiquity is of ancient days, whose feet carried her afar off to sojourn?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:8 - Who has purposed this against Tzor, the giver of crowns, whose merchants are princes, whose traffickers are the honorable of the eretz?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:9 - The LORD of hosts has purposed it, to stain the pride of all glory, to bring into contempt all the honorable of the eretz.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:10 - Pass through your land as the Nile, daughter of Tarshish; there is no restraint any more.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:11 - He has stretched out his hand over the sea, he has shaken the kingdoms: the LORD has given mitzvah concerning Kana`an, to destroy the strongholds of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:12 - He said, You shall no more rejoice, you oppressed virgin daughter of Tzidon: arise, pass over to Kittim; even there shall you have no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:13 - Behold, the land of the Kasdim: this people was not; the Ashshur founded it for those who dwell in the wilderness; they set up their towers; they overthrew the palaces of it; they made it a ruin.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:14 - Howl, you ships of Tarshish; for your stronghold is laid waste.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:15 - It shall come to pass in that day, that Tzor shall be forgotten seventy years, according to the days of one king: after the end of seventy years it shall be to Tzor as in the song of the prostitute.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:16 - Take a harp, go about the city, you prostitute that has been forgotten; make sweet melody, sing many songs, that you may be remembered.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:17 - It shall happen after the end of seventy years, that the LORD will visit Tzor, and she shall return to her hire, and shall play the prostitute with all the kingdoms of the world on the surface of the eretz.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:18 - Her merchandise and her hire shall be holiness to the LORD: it shall not be treasured nor laid up; for her merchandise shall be for those who dwell before the LORD, to eat sufficiently, and for durable clothing.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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