Comparison of Pentateuch:
Jewish Publication Society 1917
Targum Jonathan Ben Uziel:
The Chaldee Paraphrase on
The Prophet Isaiah
C. W. H. Pauli (1871)


Chapter 15

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Isaiah 14 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targum TOC Isaiah 16
Isaiah 15:1
JPS 15:1 The burden of Moab. For in the night that Ar of Moab is laid waste, He is brought to ruin; For in the night that Kir of Moab is laid waste, He is brought to ruin.
TJBU 15:1 THE BURDEN OF THE CUP OF CURSING TO GIVE MOAB TO DRINK. Because in the night Leheyath- Moab is destroyed, and they were asleep. Yea, in the night the fortified city of Moab was sub dued, and they were in deep slumber.
Isaiah 15:2
JPS 15:2 He is gone up to Baith, and to Dibon, To the high places, to weep; Upon Nebo, and upon Medeba, Moab howleth; On all their heads is baldness, Every beard is shaven.
TJBU 15:2 They went up to the houses in Dibon, to the high place, to weep. Over Nebo, and over Me deba the Moabites are howling: on every head is baldness; every beard is shorn.
Isaiah 15:3
JPS 15:3 In their streets they gird themselves with sackcloth; On their housetops, and in their broad places, Every one howleth, weeping profusely.
TJBU 15:3 In their streets they shall gird themselves with sackcloth: on their house-tops, and in their broad-places all of them shall howl, crying and weeping.
Isaiah 15:4
JPS 15:4 And Heshbon crieth out, and Elealeh; Their voice is heard even unto Jahaz; Therefore the armed men of Moab cry aloud; His soul is faint within him.
TJBU 15:4 And the inhabitants of Heshbon and Elealeh shall cry out aloud; unto Jahats is their voice heard: therefore the armed of Moab are howling, and crying out aloud for their souls.
Isaiah 15:5
JPS 15:5 My heart crieth out for Moab; Her fugitives reach unto Zoar, A heifer of three years old; For by the ascent of Luhith With weeping they go up; For in the way of Horonaim They raise up a cry of destruction.
TJBU 15:5 The Moabites shall think to flee to Zoar, unto Eglath Tiltum Rabb'tha; for the ascent of Luhith they shall ascend it as with weeping; because in the descent of Horonaim they shall declare the cry of the broken in battle.
Isaiah 15:6
JPS 15:6 For the Waters of Nimrim shall be desolate; For the grass is withered away, the herbage faileth, There is no green thing.
TJBU 15:6 For the waters of Nimrim shall become desolate; for the herbage is withered away; the grass faileth, there is no green herb.
Isaiah 15:7
JPS 15:7 Therefore the abundance they have gotten, And that which they have laid up, Shall they carry away to the brook of the willows.
TJBU 15:7 Therefore the remnant of their riches, shall be plundered; and their border, which is by the western sea, shall be taken from them.
Isaiah 15:8
JPS 15:8 For the cry is gone round about The borders of Moab; The howling thereof unto Eglaim, And the howling thereof unto Beer-elim.
TJBU 15:8 For the cry encompasseth the border of Moab; unto Eglaim are they howling, and unto Beer- Elim they are crying aloud.
Isaiah 15:9
JPS 15:9 For the waters of Dimon are full of blood; For I will bring yet more upon Dimon, A lion upon him that escapeth of Moab, And upon the remnant of the land.
TJBU 15:9 For the waters of Dimon shall be full of blood: for I will appoint upon Dimon an assembly of armies. Upon the escaped of Moab, a king with his army shall ascend; yea, to spoil the remainder of their land.
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