Isaiah 41:1
Parallel Strong's
Berean Study Bible
“Be silent before Me, O islands, and let the peoples renew their strength. Let them come forward and testify; let us together draw near for judgment.

Young's Literal Translation
Keep silent towards Me, O isles, And the peoples pass on [to] power, They come nigh, then they speak, ‘Together—to judgment we draw near.’

King James Bible
Keep silence before me, O islands; and let the people renew [their] strength: let them come near; then let them speak: let us come near together to judgment.

“Be silent
הַחֲרִ֤ישׁוּ (ha·ḥă·rî·šū)
Verb - Hifil - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's 2790: To cut in, engrave, plow, devise

before Me,
אֵלַי֙ (’ê·lay)
Preposition | first person common singular
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

O islands,
אִיִּ֔ים (’î·yîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 339: A habitable spot, dry land, a coast, an island

and let the peoples
וּלְאֻמִּ֖ים (ū·lə·’um·mîm)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 3816: A community

יַחֲלִ֣יפוּ (ya·ḥă·lî·p̄ū)
Verb - Hifil - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 2498: To slide by, to hasten away, pass on, spring up, pierce, change

their strength.
כֹ֑חַ (ḵō·aḥ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3581: A small reptile (of unknown species)

Let them come forward
יִגְּשׁוּ֙ (yig·gə·šū)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 5066: To draw near, approach

אָ֣ז (’āz)
Strong's 227: At that time, place, therefore

יְדַבֵּ֔רוּ (yə·ḏab·bê·rū)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's 1696: To arrange, to speak, to subdue

let us together
יַחְדָּ֖ו (yaḥ·dāw)
Strong's 3162: A unit, unitedly

draw near
נִקְרָֽבָה׃ (niq·rā·ḇāh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect Cohortative - first person common plural
Strong's 7126: To come near, approach

for judgment.
לַמִּשְׁפָּ֥ט (lam·miš·pāṭ)
Preposition-l, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4941: A verdict, a sentence, formal decree, divine law, penalty, justice, privilege, style


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