all the kings of Tyre1 and Sidon;2 the kings of the coastlands3 across the sea;
Dedan,4 Tema,5 Buz6 and all who are in distant placesa;724
all the kings of Arabia8 and all the kings of the foreign people9 who live in the desert;
all the kings of Zimri,10 Elam11 and Media;1226
and all the kings of the north,13 near and far, one after the other--all the kingdoms14 on the face of the earth. And after all of them, the king of Sheshachb15 will drink it too.
"Then tell them, 'This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: Drink, get drunk16 and vomit, and fall to rise no more because of the sword17 I will send among you.'
But if they refuse to take the cup from your hand and drink18, tell them, 'This is what the LORD Almighty says: You must drink it!