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Isaiah 24:11 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— There is a crying in the streets because of the wine; all joy is darkened, the mirth of the land is gone.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— [There is] a crying for wine in the streets; all joy is darkened, the mirth of the land is gone.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— There is an outcry in the streets concerning the wine; All joy turns to gloom. The gaiety of the earth is banished.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— [There] is a crying for wine in the streets; all joy is darkened, the mirth of the land is gone.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— There is a crying for wine in the streets; all joy is darkened, the mirth of the land is gone;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— There is an outcry concerning wine, in the streets,—Darkened, is all joy, Departed, the gladness of the earth.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— A cry over the wine [is] in out-places, Darkened hath been all joy, Removed hath been the joy of the land.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— There shall be a crying for wine in the streets: all mirth is forsaken: the joy of the earth is gone away.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— There is a crying for wine in the streets, all ioy is darkened, the mirth of the land is gone.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— There is a howling for the wine everywhere; all the mirth of the land has ceased, all the mirth of the land has departed.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— [There is] a crying for wine in the streets; all joy is darkened, the mirth of the land is gone.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
[There is] a crying 6682
{6682} Prime
From H6681; a screech (of anguish).
for x5921
(5921) Complement
Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
wine 3196
{3196} Prime
From an unused root meaning to effervesce; wine (as fermented); by implication intoxication.
in the streets; 2351
{2351} Prime
(Both forms feminine in the plural); from an unused root meaning to sever; properly separate by a wall, that is, outside, outdoors.
all x3605
(3605) Complement
From H3634; properly the whole; hence all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
joy 8057
{8057} Prime
From H8056; blithesomeness or glee, (religious or festival).
is darkened, 6150
{6150} Prime
A primitive root (rather identical with H6148 through the idea of covering with a texture); to grow dusky at sundown.
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
the mirth 4885
{4885} Prime
From H7797; delight, concretely (the cause or object) or abstractly (the feeling).
of the land 776
{0776} Prime
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land).
is gone. 1540
{1540} Prime
A primitive root; to denude (especially in a disgraceful sense); by implication to exile (captives being usually stripped); figuratively to reveal.
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Isaiah 24:11

_ _ crying for wine — to drown their sorrows in drink (Isaiah 16:9); Joel 1:5, written about the same time, resembles this.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Isaiah 24:1-12.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Isaiah 24:11

A crying — Such was their gross sensuality and sottishness, that instead of crying for their sins, they did only howl for their corn, and wine, and oil, Hosea 7:14.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Isaiah 24:11

[There is] a crying for wine in the streets; all joy is darkened, the (g) mirth of the land is gone.

(g) Because they did not use God's benefits correctly their pleasures would fail, and they would fall to mourning.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
a crying:

Proverbs 31:6 Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts.
Hosea 7:14 And they have not cried unto me with their heart, when they howled upon their beds: they assemble themselves for corn and wine, [and] they rebel against me.
Joel 1:15 Alas for the day! for the day of the LORD [is] at hand, and as a destruction from the Almighty shall it come.

all joy:

Isaiah 24:7-9 The new wine mourneth, the vine languisheth, all the merryhearted do sigh. ... They shall not drink wine with a song; strong drink shall be bitter to them that drink it.
Isaiah 8:22 And they shall look unto the earth; and behold trouble and darkness, dimness of anguish; and [they shall be] driven to darkness.
Isaiah 9:19 Through the wrath of the LORD of hosts is the land darkened, and the people shall be as the fuel of the fire: no man shall spare his brother.
Jeremiah 48:33 And joy and gladness is taken from the plentiful field, and from the land of Moab; and I have caused wine to fail from the winepresses: none shall tread with shouting; [their] shouting [shall be] no shouting.
Lamentations 5:14-15 The elders have ceased from the gate, the young men from their musick. ... The joy of our heart is ceased; our dance is turned into mourning.
Amos 5:16-20 Therefore the LORD, the God of hosts, the Lord, saith thus; Wailing [shall be] in all streets; and they shall say in all the highways, Alas! alas! and they shall call the husbandman to mourning, and such as are skilful of lamentation to wailing. ... [Shall] not the day of the LORD [be] darkness, and not light? even very dark, and no brightness in it?
Matthew 22:11-13 And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment: ... Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast [him] into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Luke 16:25 But Abraham said, Son, remember that thou in thy lifetime receivedst thy good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things: but now he is comforted, and thou art tormented.
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Pv 31:6. Is 8:22; 9:19; 24:7. Jr 48:33. Lm 5:14. Ho 7:14. Jol 1:15. Am 5:16. Mt 22:11. Lk 16:25.

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