ISAIAH 59:19

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“So shall they fear the name of the Lord from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun. When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall lift up a standard against him.”

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Isaiah 59:19 Translation & Meaning

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So shall they fear וְיִֽירְא֤וּ To fear; morally to revere; causatively to frighten fear
the name שֵׁ֣ם An appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character name
of the Lord יְהוָ֔ה (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord
from the west, מִֽמַּעֲרָב֙ The west (as a region of the evening sun) west
and אֶת Properly, self (but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even or namely) and
his glory כְּבוֹד֑וֹ Properly, weight, but only figuratively in a good sense, splendor or copiousness glory
from the rising וּמִמִּזְרַח Sunrise, i.e., the east rising
of the sun. שֶׁ֖מֶשׁ The sun; by implication, the east; figuratively, a ray, i.e., (architectural) a notched battlement sun
When כִּֽי (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjunction or adverb (as below); often largely modified by other particles annexed When
the enemy צָ֔ר Narrow enemy
shall come in יָב֤וֹא To go or come (in a wide variety of applications) come
like a flood, כַנָּהָר֙ A stream (including the sea; expectation the Nile, Euphrates, etc.); figuratively, prosperity like flood
the Spirit ר֥וּחַ Wind; by resemblance breath, i.e., a sensible (or even violent) exhalation; figuratively, life, anger, unsubstantiality; by extension, a region of the sky; by resemblance spirit, but only of a rational being (including its expression and functions) Spirit
of the Lord יְהוָ֖ה (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord
shall lift up a standard נֹ֥סְסָה To flit, i.e., vanish away (subside, escape; causatively, chase, impel, deliver) lift up standard
against him. נֹ֥סְסָה To flit, i.e., vanish away (subside, escape; causatively, chase, impel, deliver) against

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  • 17  For he put on righteousness as a breastplate, and an helmet of salvation upon his head; and he put on the garments of vengeance for clothing, and was clad with zeal as a cloke.

  • 18  According to their deeds, accordingly he will repay, fury to his adversaries, recompence to his enemies; to the islands he will repay recompence.

  • 19  So shall they fear the name of the Lord from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun. When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall lift up a standard against him.

  • 20  And the Redeemer shall come to Zion, and unto them that turn from transgression in Jacob, saith the Lord.

  • 21  As for me, this is my covenant with them, saith the Lord; My spirit that is upon thee, and my words which I have put in thy mouth, shall not depart out of thy mouth, nor out of the mouth of thy seed, nor out of the mouth of thy seed's seed, saith the Lord, from henceforth and for ever.




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