Loading…

Habakkuk 2:17

17  nThe violence odone to Lebanon will overwhelm you,

as will the destruction of the beasts that terrified them,

nfor the blood of man and violence to the earth,

to cities and all who dwell in them.

Read more



Habakkuk 2:17 — The New International Version (NIV)

17 The violence you have done to Lebanon will overwhelm you,

and your destruction of animals will terrify you.

For you have shed human blood;

you have destroyed lands and cities and everyone in them.

Habakkuk 2:17 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

17 For the violence of Lebanon shall cover thee,

And the spoil of beasts, which made them afraid,

Because of men’s blood, and for the violence of the land,

Of the city, and of all that dwell therein.

Habakkuk 2:17 — New Living Translation (NLT)

17 You cut down the forests of Lebanon.

Now you will be cut down.

You destroyed the wild animals,

so now their terror will be yours.

You committed murder throughout the countryside

and filled the towns with violence.

Habakkuk 2:17 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

17 For the violence done to Lebanon will cover you,

And the plunder of beasts which made them afraid,

Because of men’s blood

And the violence of the land and the city,

And of all who dwell in it.

Habakkuk 2:17 — New Century Version (NCV)

17 You hurt many people in Lebanon,

but now you will be hurt.

You killed many animals there,

and now you must be afraid

because of what you did

to that land, those cities, and the people who lived in them.

Habakkuk 2:17 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

17 For the violence done to Lebanon shall cover thee, and the destruction of the beasts, which made them afraid; because of men’s blood, and for the violence done to the land, to the city and to all that dwell therein.

Habakkuk 2:17 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

17 For the violence done to Lebanon shall cover thee, and the destruction of beasts which made them afraid; because of men’s blood, and for the violence done to the land, to the city, and all that dwell therein.

Habakkuk 2:17 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

17 The violence done to Lebanon will overwhelm you,

and the destruction done to the animals will terrify you

because of the slaughter and violence done

to lands, cities, and all their inhabitants.

Habakkuk 2:17 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

17 For your violence against Lebanon

will overwhelm you;

the destruction of animals will terrify you

because of your human bloodshed and violence

against lands, cities, and all who live in them.

Habakkuk 2:17 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 For the violence done to Lebanon will overwhelm you;

the destruction of the animals will terrify you—

because of human bloodshed and violence to the earth,

to cities and all who live in them.

Habakkuk 2:17 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

17 For the violence of Lebanon will cover you,

and the destruction of wild animals will shatter them

on account of the blood of humanity,

and the violence against the land,

against a city and all the inhabitants in it.

Habakkuk 2:17 — New International Reader’s Version (NIrV)

17 The harm they have done to Lebanon

will bring them down.

Because they have killed so many animals,

animals will terrify them.

They have spilled man’s blood.

They have destroyed lands and cities

and everyone in them.

Habakkuk 2:17 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

17 “For the violence done to Lebanon will overwhelm you,

And the devastation of its beasts by which you terrified them,

Because of human bloodshed and violence done to the land,

To the town and all its inhabitants.