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Isaiah 41:6 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— They help every one his neighbor; and [every one] saith to his brother, Be of good courage.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— They helped every one his neighbour; and [every one] said to his brother, Be of good courage.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Each one helps his neighbor And says to his brother, “Be strong!”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— They helped every one his neighbor; and [every one] said to his brother, Be of good courage.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— They helped every one his neighbour, and [each] said to his brother, Take courage.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Every man, to his neighbour, giveth help,—And, to his brother, saith, Take courage!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Each his neighbour they help, And to his brother he saith, 'Be strong.'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Every one shall help his neighbour, and shall say to his brother: Be of good courage.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— They helped euery one his neighbour, and [euery one] sayd to his brother, Be of good courage.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— every one judging for his neighbor and [that] to assist his brother: and one will say,
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— They helped every one his neighbour; and [every one] said to his brother, Be of good courage.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
They helped 5826
{5826} Prime
A primitive root; to surround, that is, protect or aid.
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
every one 376
{0376} Prime
Contracted for H0582 (or perhaps rather from an unused root meaning to be extant); a man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation.).
(0853) Complement
Apparently contracted from H0226 in the demonstrative sense of entity; properly self (but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even or namely).
his neighbour; 7453
{7453} Prime
From H7462; an associate (more or less close).
and [every one] said 559
{0559} Prime
A primitive root; to say (used with great latitude).
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
to his brother, 251
{0251} Prime
A primitive word; a brother (used in the widest sense of literal relationship and metaphorical affinity or resemblance (like H0001)).
Be of good courage. 2388
{2388} Prime
A primitive root; to fasten upon; hence to seize, be strong (figuratively courageous, causatively strengthen, cure, help, repair, fortify), obstinate; to bind, restrain, conquer.
<8798> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 2847
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Isaiah 41:6

_ _ Be of good courage — Be not alarmed because of Cyrus, but make new images to secure the favor of the gods against him.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Isaiah 41:1-9.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Isaiah 41:6

They helped every one his neighbour; and [every one] said to his brother, (h) Be of good courage.

(h) He notes the obstinacy of the idolaters to maintain their superstitions.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Isaiah 40:19 The workman melteth a graven image, and the goldsmith spreadeth it over with gold, and casteth silver chains.
Isaiah 44:12 The smith with the tongs both worketh in the coals, and fashioneth it with hammers, and worketh it with the strength of his arms: yea, he is hungry, and his strength faileth: he drinketh no water, and is faint.
1 Samuel 4:7-9 And the Philistines were afraid, for they said, God is come into the camp. And they said, Woe unto us! for there hath not been such a thing heretofore. ... Be strong, and quit yourselves like men, O ye Philistines, that ye be not servants unto the Hebrews, as they have been to you: quit yourselves like men, and fight.
1 Samuel 5:3-5 And when they of Ashdod arose early on the morrow, behold, Dagon [was] fallen upon his face to the earth before the ark of the LORD. And they took Dagon, and set him in his place again. ... Therefore neither the priests of Dagon, nor any that come into Dagon's house, tread on the threshold of Dagon in Ashdod unto this day.
Daniel 3:1-7 Nebuchadnezzar the king made an image of gold, whose height [was] threescore cubits, [and] the breadth thereof six cubits: he set it up in the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon. ... Therefore at that time, when all the people heard the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, and all kinds of musick, all the people, the nations, and the languages, fell down [and] worshipped the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up.
Acts 19:24-28 For a certain [man] named Demetrius, a silversmith, which made silver shrines for Diana, brought no small gain unto the craftsmen; ... And when they heard [these sayings], they were full of wrath, and cried out, saying, Great [is] Diana of the Ephesians.

of good courage:
Heb. strong,
Isaiah 35:4 Say to them [that are] of a fearful heart, Be strong, fear not: behold, your God will come [with] vengeance, [even] God [with] a recompence; he will come and save you.
Joel 3:9-11 Proclaim ye this among the Gentiles; Prepare war, wake up the mighty men, let all the men of war draw near; let them come up: ... Assemble yourselves, and come, all ye heathen, and gather yourselves together round about: thither cause thy mighty ones to come down, O LORD.
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1S 4:7; 5:3. Is 35:4; 40:19; 44:12. Dn 3:1. Jol 3:9. Ac 19:24.

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