Isaiah 47:1-7 LEB

Babylon’s Fall

1 Come down and sit on [the] dust, virgin daughter of Babylon! Sit on the ground without a throne, daughter of Chaldea! For {they shall no longer call}a you tender and delicate.

References for Isaiah 47:1

    • ̢ 47:1 - Literally "you shall not add they shall call to"
      2 Take [the] pair of mill stones and grind flour! Uncover your veil, strip off [your] skirt, uncover [your] thigh, pass through [the] rivers!
      3 Your nakedness shall be exposed; indeed, your shame shall become visible. I will take vengeance and I will not {spare}b a person.

      References for Isaiah 47:3

        • ̣ 47:3 - Literally "plead with"
          4 Our redeemer, Yahweh of hosts [is] his name, the holy one of Israel.
          5 Sit silently and go into the darkness, daughter of Chaldea, for {they shall no longer call}c you mistress of kingdoms.

          References for Isaiah 47:5

            • ̤ 47:5 - Literally "you shall not add they shall call to"
              6 I was angry with my people; I profaned my inheritance, and I gave them into your hand. You did not {give}d them mercy; on [the] aged you made your yoke very heavy.

              References for Isaiah 47:6

                • ̥ 47:6 - Literally "set up"
                  7 And you said, "I shall be an eternal mistress forever!" You did not set these [things] upon your heart; you did not remember its end.