Nahum 3:8 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Nahum 3:8, NIV: Are you better than Thebes, situated on the Nile, with water around her? The river was her defense, the waters her wall.
Nahum 3:8, ESV: Are you better than Thebes that sat by the Nile, with water around her, her rampart a sea, and water her wall?
Nahum 3:8, KJV: Art thou better than populous No, that was situate among the rivers, that had the waters round about it, whose rampart was the sea, and her wall was from the sea?
Nahum 3:8, NASB: Are you better than No-amon, Which was situated by the canals of the Nile, With water surrounding her, Whose rampart was the sea, Whose wall consisted of the sea?
Nahum 3:8, NLT: Are you any better than the city of Thebes, situated on the Nile River, surrounded by water? She was protected by the river on all sides, walled in by water.
Nahum 3:8, CSB: Are you better than Thebes that sat along the Nile with water surrounding her, whose rampart was the sea, the river her wall?