Ezekiel 31:11
New International Version
I gave it into the hands of the ruler of the nations, for him to deal with according to its wickedness. I cast it aside,

New Living Translation
I will hand it over to a mighty nation that will destroy it as its wickedness deserves. I have already discarded it.

English Standard Version
I will give it into the hand of a mighty one of the nations. He shall surely deal with it as its wickedness deserves. I have cast it out.

Berean Study Bible
I delivered it into the hand of the ruler of the nations, for him to deal with it according to its wickedness. I have banished it.

King James Bible
I have therefore delivered him into the hand of the mighty one of the heathen; he shall surely deal with him: I have driven him out for his wickedness.

New King James Version
therefore I will deliver it into the hand of the mighty one of the nations, and he shall surely deal with it; I have driven it out for its wickedness.

New American Standard Bible
I will hand it over to a ruler of the nations; he will thoroughly deal with it. In accordance with its wickedness I have driven it out.

NASB 1995
therefore I will give it into the hand of a despot of the nations; he will thoroughly deal with it. According to its wickedness I have driven it away.

NASB 1977
therefore, I will give it into the hand of a despot of the nations; he will thoroughly deal with it. According to its wickedness I have driven it away.

Amplified Bible
I will hand it over to a mighty one and a mighty one of the nations; he will most certainly deal with it. I have driven it away in accordance with its wickedness.

Christian Standard Bible
I determined to hand it over to a ruler of nations; he would surely deal with it. I banished it because of its wickedness.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I determined to hand it over to a ruler of nations; he would surely deal with it. I banished it because of its wickedness.

American Standard Version
I will even deliver him into the hand of the mighty one of the nations; he shall surely deal with him; I have driven him out for his wickedness.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I shall deliver him into the hand of the mighty one of the nations, and he shall do to him according to his sin and he shall destroy him

Brenton Septuagint Translation
therefore I delivered him into the hands of the prince of the nations, and he wrought his destruction.

Contemporary English Version
So I, the LORD God, will reject the tree and hand it over to a foreign ruler, who will punish it for its wickedness.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I have delivered him into the hands of the mighty one of the nations, he shall deal with him: I have cast him out according to his wickedness.

English Revised Version
I will even deliver him into the hand of the mighty one of the nations; he shall surely deal with him: I have driven him out for his wickedness.

Good News Translation
so I have rejected it and will let a foreign ruler have it. He will give that tree what it deserves for its wickedness.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So I handed it over to a mighty ruler among the nations, and he surely dealt with it. I forced it out because of its wickedness.

International Standard Version
I turned it over to the leader of those nations, who dealt with it thoroughly. I have driven it away because of its wickedness.

JPS Tanakh 1917
I do even deliver him into the hand of the mighty one of the nations; he shall surely deal with him; I do drive him out according to his wickedness.

Literal Standard Version
I give him into the hand of a god of nations, He deals severely with him, In his wickedness I have cast him out.

NET Bible
I gave it over to the leader of the nations. He has judged it thoroughly, as its sinfulness deserves. I have thrown it out.

New Heart English Bible
I will even deliver him into the hand of the mighty one of the nations; he shall surely deal with him; I have driven him out for his wickedness.

World English Bible
I will even deliver him into the hand of the mighty one of the nations; he shall surely deal with him; I have driven him out for his wickedness.

Young's Literal Translation
I give him into the hand of a god of nations, He dealeth sorely with him, In his wickedness I have cast him out.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Egypt will Fall Like Assyria
10Therefore this is what the Lord GOD says: ‘Since it became great in height and set its top among the clouds, and it grew proud on account of its height, 11I delivered it into the hand of the ruler of the nations, for him to deal with it according to its wickedness. I have banished it. 12Foreigners, the most ruthless of the nations, cut it down and left it. Its branches have fallen on the mountains and in every valley; its boughs lay broken in all the earth’s ravines. And all the peoples of the earth left its shade and abandoned it.…

Cross References
Genesis 3:24
So He drove out the man and stationed cherubim on the east side of the Garden of Eden, along with a whirling sword of flame to guard the way to the tree of life.

Deuteronomy 18:12
For whoever does these things is detestable to the LORD. And because of these detestable things, the LORD your God is driving out the nations before you.

Psalm 119:126
It is time for the LORD to act, for they have broken Your law.

Jeremiah 50:18
Therefore this is what the LORD of Hosts, the God of Israel, says: "I will punish the king of Babylon and his land as I punished the king of Assyria.

Ezekiel 30:10
This is what the Lord GOD says: I will put an end to the hordes of Egypt by the hand of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon.

Ezekiel 30:11
He and his people with him, the most ruthless of the nations, will be brought in to destroy the land. They will draw their swords against Egypt and fill the land with the slain.

Ezekiel 32:11
For this is what the Lord GOD says: 'The sword of the king of Babylon will come against you!


Treasury of Scripture

I have therefore delivered him into the hand of the mighty one of the heathen; he shall surely deal with him: I have driven him out for his wickedness.

delivered

Ezekiel 11:9
And I will bring you out of the midst thereof, and deliver you into the hands of strangers, and will execute judgments among you.

Ezekiel 21:31
And I will pour out mine indignation upon thee, I will blow against thee in the fire of my wrath, and deliver thee into the hand of brutish men, and skilful to destroy.

Ezekiel 23:28
For thus saith the Lord GOD; Behold, I will deliver thee into the hand of them whom thou hatest, into the hand of them from whom thy mind is alienated:

the mighty.

Ezekiel 32:11,12
For thus saith the Lord GOD; The sword of the king of Babylon shall come upon thee…

Jeremiah 25:9
Behold, I will send and take all the families of the north, saith the LORD, and Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon, my servant, and will bring them against this land, and against the inhabitants thereof, and against all these nations round about, and will utterly destroy them, and make them an astonishment, and an hissing, and perpetual desolations.

Daniel 5:18,19
O thou king, the most high God gave Nebuchadnezzar thy father a kingdom, and majesty, and glory, and honour: …

Judges 1:7
And Adonibezek said, Threescore and ten kings, having their thumbs and their great toes cut off, gathered their meat under my table: as I have done, so God hath requited me. And they brought him to Jerusalem, and there he died.

Matthew 7:1,2
Judge not, that ye be not judged…

James 2:13
For he shall have judgment without mercy, that hath shewed no mercy; and mercy rejoiceth against judgment.

I have driven

Leviticus 18:24-28
Defile not ye yourselves in any of these things: for in all these the nations are defiled which I cast out before you: …

Leviticus 20:22,23
Ye shall therefore keep all my statutes, and all my judgments, and do them: that the land, whither I bring you to dwell therein, spue you not out…

Deuteronomy 18:12
For all that do these things are an abomination unto the LORD: and because of these abominations the LORD thy God doth drive them out from before thee.









(11) The mighty one of the heathen.--The Chaldaean monarch. At the time of the fall of Assyria this was Nabupolassar, Nebuchadnezzar's father. In this verse, and partially in the next, the prophet drops his figure to make clear literal statements.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
I handed it over
וְאֶ֨תְּנֵ֔הוּ (wə·’et·tə·nê·hū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive imperfect - first person common singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5414: To give, put, set

to the ruler
אֵ֣יל (’êl)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 410: Strength -- as adjective, mighty, the Almighty

of the nations,
גּוֹיִ֑ם (gō·w·yim)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 1471: A foreign nation, a Gentile, a troop of animals, a flight of locusts

for
עָשׂ֤וֹ (‘ā·śōw)
Verb - Qal - Infinitive absolute
Strong's 6213: To do, make

him to deal
יַֽעֲשֶׂה֙ (ya·‘ă·śeh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

with it
ל֔וֹ (lōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew

according to its wickedness.
כְּרִשְׁע֖וֹ (kə·riš·‘ōw)
Preposition-k | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 7562: Wickedness

I have banished it.
גֵּרַשְׁתִּֽהוּ׃ (gê·raš·ti·hū)
Verb - Piel - Perfect - first person common singular | third person masculine singular
Strong's 1644: To drive out from a, possession, to expatriate, divorce


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