Isaiah 53:2 NIV

2 He grew up before him like a tender shoot, and like a root out of dry ground. He had no beauty or majesty to attract us to him, nothing in his appearance that we should desire him.

References for Isaiah 53:2

Study tools for Isaiah 53:2

  • a 53:8 - Or "From arrest"
  • b 53:8 - Or "generation considered" / "that he was cut off from the land of the living," / "that he was punished for the transgression of my people?"
  • c 53:10 - Hebrew "though you make"
  • d 53:11 - Dead Sea Scrolls (see also Septuagint); Masoretic Text does not have "the light of life."
  • e 53:11 - Or (with Masoretic Text) 11"He will see the fruit of his suffering" / "and will be satisfied"
  • f 53:11 - Or "by knowledge of him"
  • g 53:12 - Or "many"
  • h 53:12 - Or "numerous"