"Then all the princes of the sea will go down from their thrones, remove their robes and strip off their embroidered garments. They will clothe themselves with trembling ; they will sit on the ground, tremble every moment and be appalled at you.
then I will bring you down with those who go down to the pit, to the people of old, and I will make you dwell in the lower parts of the earth, like the ancient waste places, with those who go down to the pit, so that you will not be inhabited ; but I will set glory in the land of the living.
"Alien tyrants of the nations have cut it down and left it; on the mountains and in all the valleys its branches have fallen and its boughs have been broken in all the ravines of the land. And all the peoples of the earth have gone down from its shade and left it.
so that all the trees by the waters may not be exalted in their stature, nor set their top among the clouds, nor their well-watered mighty ones stand erect in their height. For they have all been given over to death, to the earth beneath, among the sons of men, with those who go down to the pit."
'Thus says the Lord GOD, "On the day when it went down to Sheol I caused lamentations ; I closed the deep over it and held back its rivers. And its many waters were stopped up, and I made Lebanon mourn for it, and all the trees of the field wilted away on account of it.
"I made the nations quake at the sound of its fall when I made it go down to Sheol with those who go down to the pit ; and all the well-watered trees of Eden, the choicest and best of Lebanon, were comforted in the earth beneath.
"They also went down with it to Sheol to those who were slain by the sword ; and those who were its strength lived under its shade among the nations.
"To which among the trees of Eden are you thus equal in glory and greatness ? Yet you will be brought down with the trees of Eden to the earth beneath ; you will lie in the midst of the uncircumcised, with those who were slain by the sword. So is Pharaoh and all his hordes !"' declares the Lord GOD."
"Son of man, wail for the hordes of Egypt and bring it down, her and the daughters of the powerful nations, to the nether world, with those who go down to the pit ;
'Whom do you surpass in beauty ? Go down and make your bed with the uncircumcised.'
"Elam is there and all her hordes around her grave ; all of them slain, fallen by the sword, who went down uncircumcised to the lower parts of the earth, who instilled their terror in the land of the living and bore their disgrace with those who went down to the pit.
"They have made a bed for her among the slain with all her hordes. Her graves are around it, they are all uncircumcised, slain by the sword (although their terror was instilled in the land of the living ), and they bore their disgrace with those who go down to the pit ; they were put in the midst of the slain.
"Nor do they lie beside the fallen heroes of the uncircumcised, who went down to Sheol with their weapons of war and whose swords were laid under their heads ; but the punishment for their iniquity rested on their bones, though the terror of these heroes was once in the land of the living.
"There also is Edom, its kings and all its princes, who for all their might are laid with those slain by the sword ; they will lie with the uncircumcised and with those who go down to the pit.
"There also are the chiefs of the north, all of them, and all the Sidonians, who in spite of the terror resulting from their might, in shame went down with the slain. So they lay down uncircumcised with those slain by the sword and bore their disgrace with those who go down to the pit.
Then he brought me back to the door of the house ; and behold, water was flowing from under the threshold of the house toward the east, for the house faced east. And the water was flowing down from under, from the right side of the house, from south of the altar.