Isaiah 51:21 NLT

21 But now listen to this, you afflicted ones who sit in a drunken stupor, though not from drinking wine.

Study tools for Isaiah 51:21

  • a 51:3 - Hebrew Zion; also in 51:16 .
  • b 51:9 - Hebrew You slew Rahab; you pierced the dragon. Rahab is the name of a mythical sea monster that represents chaos in ancient literature. The name is used here as a poetic name for Egypt.
  • c 51:11 - Hebrew Zion.
  • d 51:16 - As in Syriac version (see also 51:13 ); Hebrew reads planted.
  • e 51:19 - As in Dead Sea Scrolls and Greek, Latin, and Syriac versions; Masoretic Text reads How can I comfort you?