The Word Concerning Tyre
The matter of Tyre. Shriek O boats of Carthage! For she perished, and no longer do they come from out of the
land of Chittim; she is led captive.
To whom [8
the ones 3
island]; traders of Phoenicia passing through the sea;
much]; a seed of traders; [5
a harvest 7
being carried in 1
of the 4
Be ashamed, O Sidon, said the sea! Even the strength of the sea said, I travailed not, nor gave birth, nor nourished young ones, nor raised up virgins.
But whenever [2
it should become] in Egypt, [2
shall overtake them 1
grief] concerning Tyre.
Go forth to Carthage! Shriek! O ones dwelling in this island.
Was] your insolence, the one from the
beginning, before she was delivered up?
Who planned these things
against Tyre? [2
she inferior 1
Is] or not strong? Her merchants were the
glorious rulers of the earth.
of Hosts plans to disable all the insolence of the glorious ones, and to dishonor every glorious thing
upon the earth.
Work your land! for even boats no longer come from out of Carthage.
And your hand no longer prevails against the
sea, O one provoking kings. The LORD
of Hosts gave charge concerning Canaan, to destroy her strength.
And they shall say, No longer in any way should you proceed to insult and to wrong the daughter of Zion; and if you should go forth to Chittim, not even there shall be rest to you.
And if you depart
land of the Chaldeans, even this was made desolate from the Assyrians, not even there [2
to you 1
will be rest], for her wall has fallen.
Shriek! boats of Carthage, for [2
is destroyed 1
And it will be in that day, Tyre shall be forsaken [2
seventy], as the
of one], as the
time of a man. And after seventy years Tyre will be as the
song of a harlot.
Take a harp! Stray! [2
O harlot] being forgotten. [2
Play the harp]! [2
Sing]! that the
memory of you takes place.
And it will be after the seventy years, [3
a visit 2
will make 1
God] to Tyre, and again she shall be restored to her
; and she shall be a market-place for all the kingdoms of the inhabitable world upon the
face of the earth.
will be 1
wage] holy to the LORD
to them 1
It shall 3
be brought], but to the ones dwelling before the LORD
all her trade, to eat and to drink, and be filled, and for a compact memorial before the LORD