And Babylon, the glory of kingdoms, the beauty of the Chaldees' excellency, shall be as when God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah.
And Babylon the glory of kingdomes, the beautie of the Chaldees excellencie, ſhall be † as when God ouerthrew * Sodom and Gomorrah.
אֱלֹהִים , masculine noun, ʾelohiym — God, god (value 86)
H430, אֱלֹהִים ʼĕlôhîym, el-o-heem'; plural of H433; gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative:—angels, × exceeding, God (gods) (-dess, -ly), × (very) great, judges, × mighty.
(plural intensive - singular meaning)
works or special possessions of God
the (true) God
Used in 2245 Verses, 35 Books 2582  Occurrence Count
אֵת , particle, ʾeyt — untranslatable mark of the accusative case (value 401)
H853, אֵת ʼêth, ayth; apparent contracted from H226 in the demonstrative sense of entity; properly, self (but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even or namely):—[as such unrepresented in English].
sign of the definite direct object, not translated in English but generally preceding and indicating the accusative
Used in 6780 Verses, 39 Books 10904  Occurrence Count
בָּבֶל , proper locative noun, bavel — an E. Mediterranean empire and its capital city (value 34)
H894, בָּבֶל Bâbel, baw-bel'; from H1101; confusion; Babel (i.e. Babylon), including Babylonia and the Babylonian empire:—Babel, Babylon.
Babel or Babylon = "confusion (by mixing)"
Babel or Babylon, the ancient site and/or capital of Babylonia (modern Hillah) situated on the Euphrates
Used in 233 Verses, 14 Books 259  Occurrence Count
גָּאוֹן , masculine noun, gaʾon — redemption (value 60)
H1347, גָּאוֹן gâʼôwn, gaw-ohn'; from H1342; the same as H1346:—arrogancy, excellency(-lent), majesty, pomp, pride, proud, swelling.
exaltation, majesty, pride
majesty, exaltation, excellence
of the Jordan
pride, arrogance (bad sense)
Used in 45 Verses, 14 Books 49  Occurrence Count
הָיָה , verb, haya — to fall out, come to pass, become, be (value 20)
H1961, הָיָה hâyâh, haw-yaw; a primitive root (compare H1933); to exist, i.e. be or become, come to pass (always emphatic, and not a mere copula or auxiliary):—beacon, × altogether, be(-come), accomplished, committed, like), break, cause, come (to pass), do, faint, fall, follow, happen, × have, last, pertain, quit (one-) self, require, × use.
to be, become, come to pass, exist, happen, fall out
to happen, fall out, occur, take place, come about, come to pass
to come about, come to pass
to come into being, become
to arise, appear, come
to become like
to be instituted, be established
to exist, be in existence
to abide, remain, continue (with word of place or time)
to stand, lie, be in, be at, be situated (with word of locality)
to accompany, be with
to occur, come to pass, be done, be brought about
to be done, be finished, be gone
Used in 3131 Verses, 39 Books 3543  Occurrence Count
כַּשְׂדִּי , proper locative noun, kasdiy — a region of S. Bab. and its inhab (value 334)
H3778, כַּשְׂדִּי Kasdîy, kas-dee'; (occasionally with enclitic) כַּשְׂדִּימָה Kasdîymâh; towards the Kasdites into Chaldea), patronymically from H3777 (only in the plural); a Kasdite, or descendant of Kesed; by implication, a Chaldaean (as if so descended); also an astrologer (as if proverbial of that people:—Chaldeans, Chaldees, inhabitants of Chaldea).
a territory in lower Mesopotamia bordering on the Persian Gulf (n pr m)
the inhabitants of Chaldea, living on the lower Euphrates and Tigris
those persons considered the wisest in the land (by extension)
Used in 80 Verses, 10 Books 80  Occurrence Count
מַהְפֵּכָה , feminine noun, mahpeykha — an overthrow (value 150)
H4114, מַהְפֵּכָה mahpêkâh, mah-pay-kaw'; from H2015; a destruction:—when...overthrew, overthrow(-n).
always of Sodom and Gomorrah
Used in 6 Verses, 4 Books 6  Occurrence Count
מַמְלָכָה , feminine noun, mamlakha — kingdom, sovereignty, dominion, reign (value 135)
H4467, מַמְלָכָה mamlâkâh, mam-law-kaw'; from H4427; dominion, i.e. (abstractly) the estate (rule) or (concretely) the country (realm):—kingdom, king's, reign, royal.
kingdom, dominion, reign, sovereignty
Used in 113 Verses, 23 Books 116  Occurrence Count
סְדֹם , proper locative noun, sədom — a Canaanite city near the Dead Sea (value 104)
H5467, סְדֹם Çedôm, sed-ome'; from an unused root meaning to scorch; burnt (i.e. volcanic or bituminous) district; Sedom, a place near the Dead Sea:—Sodom.
Sodom = "burning"
a Canaanite city, usually paired with Gomorrah, located in the area of the Dead Sea and the Jordan river; both cities destroyed by God in judgment
Used in 38 Verses, 8 Books 39  Occurrence Count
עֲמֹרָה , proper locative noun, ʿamora — a city in the Jordan Valley (value 315)
H6017, עֲמֹרָה ʻĂmôrâh, am-o-raw'; from H6014; a (ruined) heap; Amorah, a place in Palestine:—Gomorrah.
Gomorrah = "submersion"
the twin-city in evil with Sodom, both destroyed in judgment by God with fire from heaven
of iniquity (fig.)
Used in 19 Verses, 6 Books 19  Occurrence Count
צְבִי , masculine noun, tzəviy — beauty, honor (value 102)
H6643, צְבִי tsebîy, tseb-ee'; from H6638 in the sense of prominence; splendor (as conspicuous):—beautiful(-ty), glorious (-ry), goodly, pleasant, roe(-buck).
beauty, glory, honour
perhaps an extinct animal, exact meaning unknown
Used in 32 Verses, 10 Books 32  Occurrence Count
תִּפְאָרָה , feminine noun, tifʾara — beauty, glory (value 686)
H8597, תִּפְאָרָה tiphʼârâh, tif-aw-raw'; or תִּפְאֶרֶת tiphʼereth; from H6286; ornament (abstractly or concretely, literally or figuratively):—beauty(-iful), bravery, comely, fair, glory(-ious), honour, majesty.
beauty, splendour, glory
beauty, finery (of garments, jewels)
of rank, renown
as attribute of God
honour (or nation Israel)
glorying, boasting (of individual)
Used in 50 Verses, 13 Books 51  Occurrence Count
|Isaiah 13:19Modern KJV—Authorized Version
|And Babylon, the glory of kingdoms, the beauty of the Chaldees' excellency, shall be as when God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah.
|Original Text (WLC)
|וְהָיְתָ֤ה בָבֶל֙ צְבִ֣י מַמְלָכ֔וֹת תִּפְאֶ֖רֶת גְּא֣וֹן כַּשְׂדִּ֑ים כְּמַהְפֵּכַ֣ת אֱלֹהִ֔ים אֶת־סְדֹ֖ם וְאֶת־עֲמֹרָֽה׃
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|Data from Strong's Concordance
|of the Chaldees'
|shall be as when God
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