The rich supply of Tyrus.
Ezekiel 27:1 And there is a word of Jehovah unto me, saying: Ezekiel 27:2 'And thou, son of man, lift up concerning Tyre a lamentation, and thou hast said to Tyre: Ezekiel 27:3 O dweller on the entrances of the sea, Merchant of the peoples unto many isles, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: O Tyre, thouthou hast said: I [am] the perfection of beauty. Ezekiel 27:4 In the heart of the seas [are] thy borders, Thy builders have perfected thy beauty. Ezekiel 27:5 Of firs of Senir they have built to thee all thy double-boarded ships, Of cedars of Lebanon they have taken to make a mast for thee, Ezekiel 27:6 Of oaks of Bashan they made thine oars, Thy bench they have made of ivory, A branch of Ashurim from isles of Chittim. Ezekiel 27:7 Of fine linen with embroidery from Egypt hath been thy sail, To be to thee for an ensign, Of blue and purple from isles of Elishah hath been thy covering. Ezekiel 27:8 Inhabitants of Zidon and Arvad have been rowers to thee, Thy wise men, O Tyre, have been in thee, They [are] thy pilots. Ezekiel 27:9 Elders of Gebal and its wise men have been in thee, Strengthening thy breach; All ships of the sea and their mariners, Have been in thee, to trade [with] thy merchandise. Ezekiel 27:10 Persian and Lud and Phut Have been in thy forcesthy men of war. Shield and helmet they hung up in thee, Theythey have given out thine honour. Ezekiel 27:11 The sons of Arvad, and thy force, [Are] on thy walls round about, And short swordsmen in thy towers have been, Their shields they have hung up on thy walls round about, Theythey have perfected thy beauty. Ezekiel 27:12 Tarshish [is] thy merchant, Because of the abundance of all wealth, For silver, iron, tin, and lead, They have given out thy remnants. Ezekiel 27:13 Javan, Tubal, and Meshechthey [are] thy merchants, For persons of men, and vessels of brass, They have given out thy merchandise. Ezekiel 27:14 They of the house of Togarmah, [For] horses, and riding steeds, and mules, They have given out thy remnants. Ezekiel 27:15 Sons of Dedan [are] thy merchants, Many isles [are] the mart of thy hand, Horns of ivory and ebony they sent back thy reward. Ezekiel 27:16 Aram [is] thy merchant, Because of the abundance of thy works, For emerald, purple, and embroidery, And fine linen, and coral, and agate, They have given out thy remnants. Ezekiel 27:17 Judah and the land of Israelthey [are] thy merchants, For wheat of Minnith, and Pannag, And honey, and oil, and balm, They have given out thy merchandise. Ezekiel 27:18 Damascus [is] thy merchant, For the abundance of thy works, Because of the abundance of all wealth, For wine of Helbon, and white wool. Ezekiel 27:19 Vedan and Javan go about with thy remnants, They have given shining iron, cassia, and cane, In thy merchandise it hath been. Ezekiel 27:20 Dedan [is] thy merchant, For clothes of freedom for riding. Ezekiel 27:21 Arabia, and all princes of Kedar, They [are] the traders of thy hand, For lambs, and rams, and he-goats, In these thy merchants. Ezekiel 27:22 Merchants of Sheba and Raamahthey [are] thy merchants, For the chief of all spices, And for every precious stone, and gold, They have given out thy remnants. Ezekiel 27:23 Haran, and Canneh, and Eden, merchants of Sheba, AsshurChilmad[are] thy merchants, Ezekiel 27:24 They [are] thy merchants for perfect things, For wrappings of blue, and embroidery, And for treasuries of rich apparel, With cords bound and girded, for thy merchandise, Ezekiel 27:25 Ships of Tarshish [are] thy double walls of thy merchandise, And thou art filled and honoured greatly, In the heart of the seas.
The great and irrevocable fall thereof.
Ezekiel 27:26 Into great waters have they brought thee, Those rowing thee, The east wind hath broken thee in the heart of the seas. Ezekiel 27:27 Thy wealth and thy remnants, Thy merchandise, thy mariners, And thy pilots, strengtheners of thy breach, And the traders of thy merchandise, And all thy men of war, who [are] in thee, And in all thine assembly that [is] in thy midst, Fall into the heart of the seas in the day of thy fall, Ezekiel 27:28 At the voice of the cry of thy pilots shake do the suburbs. Ezekiel 27:29 And come down from their ships have all handling an oar, Mariners, all the pilots of the sea, on the land they stand, Ezekiel 27:30 And have sounded for thee with their voice, And cry bitterly, and cause dust to go up on their heads, In ashes they do roll themselves. Ezekiel 27:31 And they have made for thee baldness, And they have girded on sackcloth, And they have wept for thee, In bitterness of soula bitter mourning. Ezekiel 27:32 And lifted up for thee have their sons a lamentation, And they have lamented over thee, who [is] as Tyre? As the cut-off one in the midst of the sea? Ezekiel 27:33 With the outgoing of thy remnants from the seas, Thou hast filled many peoples, With the abundance of thy riches, and thy merchandise, Thou hast made rich things of earth. Ezekiel 27:34 The time of [thy] being broken by the seas in the depths of the waters, Thy merchandise and all thy assembly in thy midst have fallen. Ezekiel 27:35 All inhabitants of the isles have been astonished at thee, And their kings have been sore afraid, They have been troubled in countenance. Ezekiel 27:36 Merchants among the peoples have shrieked for thee, Wastes thou hast been, and thou art notto the age!'