You were once abandoned and despised, with no one passing through, but I will make you 1 a permanent source of pride and joy to coming generations.
"Although you have been forsaken and hated, with no-one travelling through, I will make you the everlasting pride and the joy of all generations.
"Whereas you have been forsaken and hated With no one passing through, I will make you an everlasting pride, A joy from generation to generation.
"Though you were once despised and hated and rebuffed by all, you will be beautiful forever. You will be a joy to all generations, for I will make you so.
Not long ago you were despised refuse--out-of-the-way, unvisited, ignored. But now I've put you on your feet, towering and grand forever, a joy to look at!
And though you were turned away from, and hated, and had no helper, I will make you a pride for ever, a joy from generation to generation.
Whereas you have been forsaken and hated, with no one passing through, I will make you majestic forever, a joy from age to age.
"Whereas you have been forsaken and hated, So that no one went through you , I will make you an eternal excellence, A joy of many generations.
thou hast been forsaken
so that no man went through
[thee], I will make
thee an eternal
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You were once
, with no
through, but I will make
you a permanent
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1 tn Heb “Instead of your being abandoned and despised, with no one passing through, I will make you.”