KJV LexiconThen all the princes
an exalted one, i.e. a king or sheik; also a rising mist -- captain, chief, cloud, governor, prince, ruler, vapour.
of the sea
from an unused root meaning to roar -- sea (-faring man, (-shore), south, west (-ern, side, -ward).
shall come down
to descend; causatively, to bring down (in all the above applications)
from their thrones
covered, i.e. a throne (as canopied) -- seat, stool, throne.
and lay away
to turn off (literal or figurative)
a robe (i.e. upper and outer garment) -- cloke, coat, mantle, robe.
and put off
to spread out (i.e. deploy in hostile array); by analogy, to strip (i.e. unclothe, plunder, flay, etc.)
variegation of color; specifically, embroidery -- broidered (work), divers colours, (raiment of) needlework (on both sides).
a covering, i.e. clothing; also treachery or pillage -- apparel, cloth(-es, ing), garment, lap, rag, raiment, robe, very (treacherously), vesture, wardrobe.
they shall clothe
wrap around, i.e. (by implication) to put on a garment or clothe (oneself, or another), literally or figuratively
themselves with trembling
fear, anxiety -- care, exceedingly, fear, quaking, trembling.
they shall sit
to sit down (specifically as judge. in ambush, in quiet); by implication, to dwell, to remain; causatively, to settle, to marry
upon the ground
the earth (at large, or partitively a land) -- common, country, earth, field, ground, land, natins, way, + wilderness, world.
and shall tremble
to shudder with terror; hence, to fear; also to hasten (with anxiety) -- be (make) afraid, be careful, discomfit, fray (away), quake, tremble.
at every moment
a wink (of the eyes), i.e. a very short space of time; instant, moment, space, suddenly.
and be astonished
to stun (or intransitively, grow numb), i.e. devastate or (figuratively) stupefy (both usually in a passive sense)
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
"Then all the princes of the sea will go down from their thrones, remove their robes and strip off their embroidered garments. They will clothe themselves with trembling; they will sit on the ground, tremble every moment and be appalled at you.
King James Bible
Then all the princes of the sea shall come down from their thrones, and lay away their robes, and put off their broidered garments: they shall clothe themselves with trembling; they shall sit upon the ground, and shall tremble at every moment, and be astonished at thee.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
All the princes of the sea will descend from their thrones, remove their robes, and strip off their embroidered garments. They will clothe themselves with trembling; they will sit on the ground, tremble continually, and be appalled at you.
International Standard Version
That's when all the kings of the seafaring nations will abandon their thrones, strip off their fancy clothes, and collapse trembling on the ground. They'll be so frightened as they observe what has happened to you that they'll be unable to stop trembling. They will be utterly appalled at you!
All the princes of the sea will vacate their thrones. They will remove their robes and strip off their embroidered clothes; they will clothe themselves with trembling. They will sit on the ground; they will tremble continually and be shocked at what has happened to you.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the princes from the coast will come down from their thrones. They will remove their robes and take off their embroidered clothes. Dressed in terror, they will sit on the ground. They will tremble constantly and be shocked at you.
King James 2000 Bible
Then all the princes of the sea shall come down from their thrones, and lay away their robes, and put off their embroidered garments: they shall clothe themselves with trembling; they shall sit upon the ground, and shall tremble at every moment, and be astonished at you.
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