Isaiah 5:9 [study!]
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) 
In mine ears [saith] Jehovah of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and fair, without inhabitant.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
In mine ears [said] the LORD of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, [even] great and fair, without inhabitant.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
In my ears the LORD of hosts [has sworn], “Surely, many houses shall become desolate, [Even] great and fine ones, without occupants.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
In my ears [said] the LORD of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, [even] great and fair, without inhabitant.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
In mine ears Jehovah of hosts [hath said], Many houses shall assuredly become a desolation, great and excellent ones, without inhabitant.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
In mine ears, [said] Yahweh of hosts,Verily, houses in abundance, shall become, a desolation, Large and fair, without inhabitant;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
By the weapons of Jehovah of Hosts Do not many houses a desolation become? Great and good without inhabitant!
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
These things are in my ears, saith the Lord of hosts: Unless many great and fair houses shall become desolate, without an inhabitant.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) 
In mine eares [said] the LORD of hostes, Of a trueth many houses shall be desolate, [euen] great and faire without inhabitant.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
For these things have reached the ears of the Lord of hosts: for though many houses should be built, many and fair houses shall be desolate, and there shall be no inhabitants in them.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008)  
In mine ears [said] Yahweh Tzevaoth, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, [even] great and fair, without inhabitant.
In mine ears
, that is, (concretely) the ear
(from its form in man).
; (the) self Existent
or eternal; Jehovah
, Jewish national name of God.
; a mass
of persons (or figurative things), especially regularly organized for war (an army
); by implication a campaign
, literally or figuratively (specifically hardship
Of a truth
; a primitive particle; not
(the simple or abstract negation); by implication no
; often used with other particles.
A primitive particle; used very widely as demonstrative, lo!
; interrogitive, whether?
; or conditional, if
; also Oh that!
; hence as a negative, not
By contraction from H7231
(in quantity, size, age, number, rank, quality).
Probably from H1129
abbreviated; a house
(in the greatest variation of applications, especially family
A primitive root (compare H1933
); to exist
, that is, be
, come to pass
(always emphatic, and not a mere copula or auxiliary).
; by implication consternation
(in any sense); hence older
; also insolent
(as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good
, a good
thing, a good
man or woman; the good
men or women), also as an adverb (well
; properly a part
of; hence (prepositionally), from
or out of
in many senses.
As if from a primitive root meaning to be nothing
or not exist
; a non-entity
; generally used as a negative particle.
A primitive root; properly to sit
down (specifically as judge, in ambush, in quiet); by implication to dwell
, to remain
; causatively to settle
, to marry
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814
Count - 5386
_ _ In mine ears ... the Lord namely, has revealed it, as in Isaiah 22:14.
_ _ desolate literally, “a desolation,” namely, on account of the national sins.
_ _ great and fair houses.
In mine ears I heard God speak what I am about to utter.
In my (l) ears [said] the LORD of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, [even] great and fair, without inhabitant.
(l) I have heard the complaint and cry of the poor.
- In mine ears, said:
- or, This is in mine ears, saith, etc.
Isaiah 22:14 And it was revealed in mine ears by the LORD of hosts, Surely this iniquity shall not be purged from you till ye die, saith the Lord GOD of hosts.
Amos 3:7 Surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he revealeth his secret unto his servants the prophets.
- Of a truth:
- etc. Heb. If not many houses desolate, etc. desolate.
Isaiah 5:6 And I will lay it waste: it shall not be pruned, nor digged; but there shall come up briers and thorns: I will also command the clouds that they rain no rain upon it.
Isaiah 27:10 Yet the defenced city [shall be] desolate, [and] the habitation forsaken, and left like a wilderness: there shall the calf feed, and there shall he lie down, and consume the branches thereof.
2 Chronicles 36:21 To fulfil the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed her sabbaths: [for] as long as she lay desolate she kept sabbath, to fulfil threescore and ten years.
Amos 5:11 Forasmuch therefore as your treading [is] upon the poor, and ye take from him burdens of wheat: ye have built houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them; ye have planted pleasant vineyards, but ye shall not drink wine of them.
Amos 6:11 For, behold, the LORD commandeth, and he will smite the great house with breaches, and the little house with clefts.
Matthew 22:7 But when the king heard [thereof], he was wroth: and he sent forth his armies, and destroyed those murderers, and burned up their city.
Matthew 23:38 Behold, your house is left unto you desolate.
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