2 Kings 19:11
New International Version
Surely you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the countries, destroying them completely. And will you be delivered?

New Living Translation
You know perfectly well what the kings of Assyria have done wherever they have gone. They have completely destroyed everyone who stood in their way! Why should you be any different?

English Standard Version
Behold, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, devoting them to destruction. And shall you be delivered?

Berean Study Bible
Surely you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the other countries, devoting them to destruction. Will you then be spared?

King James Bible
Behold, thou hast heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly: and shalt thou be delivered?

New King James Version
Look! You have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands by utterly destroying them; and shall you be delivered?

New American Standard Bible
Behold, you yourself have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the lands, destroying them completely. So will you be saved?

NASB 1995
‘Behold, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the lands, destroying them completely. So will you be spared?

NASB 1977
‘Behold, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the lands, destroying them completely. So will you be spared?

Amplified Bible
Listen, you have heard what the Assyrian kings have done to all the lands, destroying them completely. So will you be spared?

Christian Standard Bible
Look, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the countries: They completely destroyed them. Will you be rescued?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Look, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the countries: they completely destroyed them. Will you be rescued?

American Standard Version
Behold, thou hast heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly: and shalt thou be delivered?

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Behold, you have heard all that the King of Assyria has done to all lands, and he destroyed them, and are you delivered?

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Behold, thou hast heard all that the kings of the Assyrians have done in all the lands, to waste them utterly: and shalt thou be delivered?

Contemporary English Version
You have heard how we Assyrian kings have completely wiped out other nations. What makes you feel so safe?

Douay-Rheims Bible
Behold thou hast heard what the kings of the Assyrians have done to all countries, how they have laid them waste: and canst thou alone be delivered?

English Revised Version
Behold, thou hast heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly: and shalt thou be delivered?

Good News Translation
You have heard what an Assyrian emperor does to any country he decides to destroy. Do you think that you can escape?

GOD'S WORD® Translation
You heard what the kings of Assyria did to all countries, how they totally destroyed them. Will you be rescued?

International Standard Version
Look! you've heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the lands—they completely destroyed them! Will you be spared?

JPS Tanakh 1917
Behold, thou hast heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly; and shalt thou be delivered?

Literal Standard Version
Behold, you have heard that which the kings of Asshur have done to all the lands—to devote them; and are you delivered?

NET Bible
Certainly you have heard how the kings of Assyria have annihilated all lands. Do you really think you will be rescued?

New Heart English Bible
Look, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly. Will you be delivered?

World English Bible
Behold, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly. Will you be delivered?

Young's Literal Translation
Lo, thou hast heard that which the kings of Asshur have done to all the lands -- to devote them; and thou art delivered!

Additional Translations ...
Context
Sennacherib's Blasphemous Letter
10“Give this message to Hezekiah king of Judah: ‘Do not let your God, in whom you trust, deceive you by saying that Jerusalem will not be delivered into the hand of the king of Assyria. 11Surely you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the other countries, devoting them to destruction. Will you then be spared? 12Did the gods of the nations destroyed by my fathers rescue those nations—the gods of Gozan, Haran, and Rezeph, and of the people of Eden in Telassar?…

Cross References
2 Kings 19:10
"Give this message to Hezekiah king of Judah: 'Do not let your God, in whom you trust, deceive you by saying that Jerusalem will not be delivered into the hand of the king of Assyria.

2 Kings 19:12
Did the gods of the nations destroyed by my fathers rescue those nations--the gods of Gozan, Haran, and Rezeph, and of the people of Eden in Telassar?


Treasury of Scripture

Behold, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly: and shall you be delivered?

2 Kings 19:17,18
Of a truth, LORD, the kings of Assyria have destroyed the nations and their lands, …

2 Kings 17:5-11
Then the king of Assyria came up throughout all the land, and went up to Samaria, and besieged it three years…

2 Chronicles 32:13,14
Know ye not what I and my fathers have done unto all the people of other lands? were the gods of the nations of those lands any ways able to deliver their lands out of mine hand? …









(11) All lands, by destroying them utterly.--All the countries, by putting them under the ban, i.e., solemnly devoting all that lived in them to extermination.

Verse 11. - Behold, thou hast heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, by destroying them utterly (see the comment on 2 Kings 18:33). The fact was indisputable (secret. 17). The question remained - Would this triumphant career of success necessarily continue? And shalt thou be delivered? A perfect induction is impossible in practical matters. Anything short of a perfect induction is short of a proof.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Surely
הִנֵּ֣ה ׀ (hin·nêh)
Interjection
Strong's 2009: Lo! behold!

you
אַתָּ֣ה (’at·tāh)
Pronoun - second person masculine singular
Strong's 859: Thou and thee, ye and you

have heard
שָׁמַ֗עְתָּ (šā·ma‘·tā)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 8085: To hear intelligently

what
אֲשֶׁ֨ר (’ă·šer)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

the kings
מַלְכֵ֥י (mal·ḵê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 4428: A king

of Assyria
אַשּׁ֛וּר (’aš·šūr)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 804: Ashshur

have done
עָשׂ֜וּ (‘ā·śū)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person common plural
Strong's 6213: To do, make

to all [the other]
לְכָל־ (lə·ḵāl)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

countries,
הָאֲרָצ֖וֹת (hā·’ă·rā·ṣō·wṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 776: Earth, land

destroying them completely.
לְהַֽחֲרִימָ֑ם (lə·ha·ḥă·rî·mām)
Preposition-l | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 2763: To seclude, to devote to religious uses, to be blunt as to the nose

Will you then
וְאַתָּ֖ה (wə·’at·tāh)
Conjunctive waw | Pronoun - second person masculine singular
Strong's 859: Thou and thee, ye and you

be spared?
תִּנָּצֵֽל׃ (tin·nā·ṣêl)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's 5337: To strip, plunder, deliver oneself, be delivered, snatch away, deliver


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