Jerusalem1 and the towns of Judah, its kings and officials, to make them a ruin2 and an object of horror and scorn3 and cursing,4 as they are today;519
Pharaoh king6 of Egypt,7 his attendants, his officials and all his people,
and all the foreign people there; all the kings of Uz;8 all the kings of the Philistines9 (those of Ashkelon,10 Gaza,11 Ekron, and the people left at Ashdod);
Edom,12 Moab13 and Ammon;1422
all the kings of Tyre15 and Sidon;16 the kings of the coastlands17 across the sea;
Dedan,18 Tema,19 Buz20 and all who are in distant placesa;2124
all the kings of Arabia22 and all the kings of the foreign people23 who live in the desert;
all the kings of Zimri,24 Elam25 and Media;2626
and all the kings of the north,27 near and far, one after the other--all the kingdoms28 on the face of the earth. And after all of them, the king of Sheshachb29 will drink it too.
"Then tell them, 'This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: Drink, get drunk30 and vomit, and fall to rise no more because of the sword31 I will send among you.'
But if they refuse to take the cup from your hand and drink32, tell them, 'This is what the LORD Almighty says: You must drink it!