Gen 2:14

(NIV)
The name of the third river is the Tigris; it runs along the east side of Ashur. And the fourth river is the Euphrates.

(ESV)
And the name of the third river is the Tigris, which flows east of Assyria. And the fourth river is the Euphrates.

Gen 10:11

(NIV)
From that land he went to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir, Calah
(ESV)
From that land he went into Assyria and built Nineveh, Rehoboth-Ir, Calah, and

Gen 10:22

(NIV)
The sons of Shem:
Elam, Ashur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.
(ESV)
The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, and Aram.

Gen 25:18

(NIV)
His descendants settled in the area from Havilah to Shur, near the eastern border of Egypt, as you go towards Ashur. And they lived in hostility towards all the tribes related to them.

(ESV)
They settled from Havilah to Shur, which is opposite Egypt in the direction of Assyria. He settled over against all his kinsmen.

Num 24:22

(NIV)
yet you Kenites will be destroyed
when Ashur takes you captive.’
(ESV)
Nevertheless, Kain shall be burned
when Asshur takes you away captive.”

Num 24:24

(NIV)
Ships will come from the shores of Cyprus;
they will subdue Ashur and Eber,
but they too will come to ruin.’
(ESV)
But ships shall come from Kittim
and shall afflict Asshur and Eber;
and he too shall come to utter destruction.”

2Kgs 15:19

(NIV)
Then Pul king of Assyria invaded the land, and Menahem gave him a thousand talents of silver to gain his support and strengthen his own hold on the kingdom.
(ESV)
Pul the king of Assyria came against the land, and Menahem gave Pul a thousand talents of silver, that he might help him to confirm his hold on the royal power.

2Kgs 15:20

(NIV)
Menahem exacted this money from Israel. Every wealthy person had to contribute fifty shekels of silver to be given to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria withdrew and stayed in the land no longer.

(ESV)
Menahem exacted the money from Israel, that is, from all the wealthy men, fifty shekels of silver from every man, to give to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria turned back and did not stay there in the land.

2Kgs 15:29

(NIV)
In the time of Pekah king of Israel, Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria came and took Ijon, Abel Beth Maakah, Janoah, Kedesh and Hazor. He took Gilead and Galilee, including all the land of Naphtali, and deported the people to Assyria.
(ESV)
In the days of Pekah king of Israel, Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria came and captured Ijon, Abel-beth-maacah, Janoah, Kedesh, Hazor, Gilead, and Galilee, all the land of Naphtali, and he carried the people captive to Assyria.

2Kgs 16:7

(NIV)
Ahaz sent messengers to say to Tiglath-
Pileser king of Assyria, ‘I am your servant and vassal. Come up and save me out of the hand of the king of Aram and of the king of Israel, who are attacking me.’
(ESV)
So Ahaz sent messengers to Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria, saying, “I am your servant and your son. Come up and rescue me from the hand of the king of Syria and from the hand of the king of Israel, who are attacking me.”

2Kgs 16:8

(NIV)
And Ahaz took the silver and gold found in the temple of the  Lord and in the treasuries of the royal palace and sent it as a gift to the king of Assyria.
(ESV)
Ahaz also took the silver and gold that was found in the house of the  Lord and in the treasures of the king’s house and sent a present to the king of Assyria.

2Kgs 16:9

(NIV)
The king of Assyria complied by attacking Damascus and capturing it. He deported its inhabitants to Kir and put Rezin to death.

(ESV)
And the king of Assyria listened to him. The king of Assyria marched up against Damascus and took it, carrying its people captive to Kir, and he killed Rezin.

2Kgs 16:10

(NIV)
Then King Ahaz went to Damascus to meet Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria. He saw an altar in Damascus and sent to Uriah the priest a sketch of the altar, with detailed plans for its construction.
(ESV)
When King Ahaz went to Damascus to meet Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria, he saw the altar that was at Damascus. And King Ahaz sent to Uriah the priest a model of the altar, and its pattern, exact in all its details.

2Kgs 16:18

(NIV)
He took away the Sabbath canopy that had been built at the temple and removed the royal entrance outside the temple of the  Lord, in deference to the king of Assyria.

(ESV)
And the covered way for the Sabbath that had been built inside the house and the outer entrance for the king he caused to go around the house of the  Lord, because of the king of Assyria.

2Kgs 17:3

(NIV)
Shalmaneser king of Assyria came up to attack Hoshea, who had been Shalmaneser’s vassal and had paid him tribute.
(ESV)
Against him came up Shalmaneser king of Assyria. And Hoshea became his vassal and paid him tribute.

2Kgs 17:4

(NIV)
But the king of Assyria discovered that Hoshea was a traitor, for he had sent envoys to So king of Egypt, and he no longer paid tribute to the king of Assyria, as he had done year by year. Therefore Shalmaneser seized him and put him in prison.
(ESV)
But the king of Assyria found treachery in Hoshea, for he had sent messengers to So, king of Egypt, and offered no tribute to the king of Assyria, as he had done year by year. Therefore the king of Assyria shut him up and bound him in prison.

2Kgs 17:5

(NIV)
The king of Assyria invaded the entire land, marched against Samaria and laid siege to it for three years.
(ESV)
Then the king of Assyria invaded all the land and came to Samaria, and for three years he besieged it.

2Kgs 17:6

(NIV)
In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria captured Samaria and deported the Israelites to Assyria. He settled them in Halah, in Gozan on the River Habor and in the towns of the Medes.

(ESV)
In the ninth year of Hoshea, the king of Assyria captured Samaria, and he carried the Israelites away to Assyria and placed them in Halah, and on the Habor, the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes.

2Kgs 17:23

(NIV)
until the  Lord removed them from his presence, as he had warned through all his servants the prophets. So the people of Israel were taken from their homeland into exile in Assyria, and they are still there.

(ESV)
until the  Lord removed Israel out of his sight, as he had spoken by all his servants the prophets. So Israel was exiled from their own land to Assyria until this day.

2Kgs 17:24

(NIV)
The king of Assyria brought people from Babylon, Kuthah, Avva, Hamath and Sepharvaim and settled them in the towns of Samaria to replace the Israelites. They took over Samaria and lived in its towns.
(ESV)
And the king of Assyria brought people from Babylon, Cuthah Avva Hamath, and Sepharvaim, and placed them in the cities of Samaria instead of the people of Israel. And they took possession of Samaria and lived in its cities.

2Kgs 17:26

(NIV)
It was reported to the king of Assyria: ‘The people you deported and resettled in the towns of Samaria do not know what the god of that country requires. He has sent lions among them, which are killing them off, because the people do not know what he requires.’

(ESV)
So the king of Assyria was told, “The nations that you have carried away and placed in the cities of Samaria do not know the law of the god of the land. Therefore he has sent lions among them, and behold, they are killing them, because they do not know the law of the god of the land.”

2Kgs 17:27

(NIV)
Then the king of Assyria gave this order: ‘Make one of the priests you took captive from Samaria go back to live there and teach the people what the god of the land requires.’
(ESV)
Then the king of Assyria commanded, “Send there one of the priests whom you carried away from there, and let him go and dwell there and teach them the law of the god of the land.”

2Kgs 18:7

(NIV)
And the  Lord was with him; he was successful in whatever he undertook. He rebelled against the king of Assyria and did not serve him.
(ESV)
And the  Lord was with him; wherever he went out he prospered. He rebelled against the king of Assyria and would not serve him.

2Kgs 18:9

(NIV)
In King Hezekiah’s fourth year, which was the seventh year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, Shalmaneser king of Assyria marched against Samaria and laid siege to it.
(ESV)
In the fourth year of King Hezekiah, which was the seventh year of Hoshea son of Elah, king of Israel, Shalmaneser king of Assyria came up against Samaria and besieged it,

2Kgs 18:11

(NIV)
The king of Assyria deported Israel to Assyria and settled them in Halah, in Gozan on the River Habor and in towns of the Medes.
(ESV)
The king of Assyria carried the Israelites away to Assyria and put them in Halah, and on the Habor, the river of Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes,

2Kgs 18:13

(NIV)
In the fourteenth year of King Hezekiah’s reign, Sennacherib king of Assyria attacked all the fortified cities of Judah and captured them.
(ESV)
In the fourteenth year of King Hezekiah, Sennacherib king of Assyria came up against all the fortified cities of Judah and took them.

2Kgs 18:14

(NIV)
So Hezekiah king of Judah sent this message to the king of Assyria at Lachish: ‘I have done wrong. Withdraw from me, and I will pay whatever you demand of me.’ The king of Assyria exacted from Hezekiah king of Judah three hundred talents of silver and thirty talents of gold.
(ESV)
And Hezekiah king of Judah sent to the king of Assyria at Lachish, saying, “I have done wrong; withdraw from me. Whatever you impose on me I will bear.” And the king of Assyria required of Hezekiah king of Judah three hundred talents of silver and thirty talents of gold.

2Kgs 18:16

(NIV)
At this time Hezekiah king of Judah stripped off the gold with which he had covered the doors and doorposts of the temple of the  Lord, and gave it to the king of Assyria.

(ESV)
At that time Hezekiah stripped the gold from the doors of the temple of the  Lord and from the doorposts that Hezekiah king of Judah had overlaid and gave it to the king of Assyria.

2Kgs 18:17

(NIV)
The king of Assyria sent his supreme commander, his chief officer and his field commander with a large army, from Lachish to King Hezekiah at Jerusalem. They came up to Jerusalem and stopped at the aqueduct of the Upper Pool, on the road to the Washerman’s Field.
(ESV)
And the king of Assyria sent the Tartan, the Rab-saris, and the Rabshakeh with a great army from Lachish to King Hezekiah at Jerusalem. And they went up and came to Jerusalem. When they arrived, they came and stood by the conduit of the upper pool, which is on the highway to the Washer’s Field.

2Kgs 18:19

(NIV)
The field commander said to them, ‘Tell Hezekiah:

‘“This is what the great king, the king of Assyria, says: on what are you basing this confidence of yours?
(ESV)
And the Rabshakeh said to them, “Say to Hezekiah, ‘Thus says the great king, the king of Assyria: On what do you rest this trust of yours?

2Kgs 18:23

(NIV)
‘“Come now, make a bargain with my master, the king of Assyria: I will give you two thousand horses – if you can put riders on them!
(ESV)
Come now, make a wager with my master the king of Assyria: I will give you two thousand horses, if you are able on your part to set riders on them.

2Kgs 18:28

(NIV)
Then the commander stood and called out in Hebrew, ‘Hear the word of the great king, the king of Assyria!
(ESV)
Then the Rabshakeh stood and called out in a loud voice in the language of Judah: “Hear the word of the great king, the king of Assyria!

2Kgs 18:30

(NIV)
Do not let Hezekiah persuade you to trust in the  Lord when he says, “The  Lord will surely deliver us; this city will not be given into the hand of the king of Assyria.”

(ESV)
Do not let Hezekiah make you trust in the  Lord by saying, The  Lord will surely deliver us, and this city will not be given into the hand of the king of Assyria.’

2Kgs 18:31

(NIV)
‘Do not listen to Hezekiah. This is what the king of Assyria says: make peace with me and come out to me. Then each of you will eat fruit from your own vine and fig-tree and drink water from your own cistern,
(ESV)
Do not listen to Hezekiah, for thus says the king of Assyria: ‘Make your peace with me and come out to me. Then each one of you will eat of his own vine, and each one of his own fig tree, and each one of you will drink the water of his own cistern,

2Kgs 18:33

(NIV)
Has the god of any nation ever delivered his land from the hand of the king of Assyria?
(ESV)
Has any of the gods of the nations ever delivered his land out of the hand of the king of Assyria?

2Kgs 19:4

(NIV)
It may be that the  Lord your God will hear all the words of the field commander, whom his master, the king of Assyria, has sent to ridicule the living God, and that he will rebuke him for the words the  Lord your God has heard. Therefore pray for the remnant that still survives.’

(ESV)
It may be that the  Lord your God heard all the words of the Rabshakeh, whom his master the king of Assyria has sent to mock the living God, and will rebuke the words that the  Lord your God has heard; therefore lift up your prayer for the remnant that is left.”

2Kgs 19:6

(NIV)
Isaiah said to them, ‘Tell your master, “This is what the  Lord says: do not be afraid of what you have heard – those words with which the underlings of the king of Assyria have blasphemed me.
(ESV)
Isaiah said to them, “Say to your master, ‘Thus says the  Lord: Do not be afraid because of the words that you have heard, with which the servants of the king of Assyria have reviled me.

2Kgs 19:8

(NIV)
When the field commander heard that the king of Assyria had left Lachish, he withdrew and found the king fighting against Libnah.

(ESV)
The Rabshakeh returned, and found the king of Assyria fighting against Libnah, for he heard that the king had left Lachish.

2Kgs 19:10

(NIV)
‘Say to Hezekiah king of Judah: do not let the god you depend on deceive you when he says, “Jerusalem will not be given into the hands of the king of Assyria.”
(ESV)
“Thus shall you speak to Hezekiah king of Judah: ‘Do not let your God in whom you trust deceive you by promising that Jerusalem will not be given into the hand of the king of Assyria.

2Kgs 19:11

(NIV)
Surely you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all the countries, destroying them completely. And will you be delivered?
(ESV)
Behold, you have heard what the kings of Assyria have done to all lands, devoting them to destruction. And shall you be delivered?

2Kgs 19:17

(NIV)
‘It is true,  Lord, that the Assyrian kings have laid waste these nations and their lands.
(ESV)
Truly, O  Lord, the kings of Assyria have laid waste the nations and their lands

2Kgs 19:20

(NIV)
Then Isaiah son of Amoz sent a message to Hezekiah: ‘This is what the  Lord, the God of Israel, says: I have heard your prayer concerning Sennacherib king of Assyria.
(ESV)
Then Isaiah the son of Amoz sent to Hezekiah, saying, “Thus says the  Lord, the God of Israel: Your prayer to me about Sennacherib king of Assyria I have heard.

2Kgs 19:32

(NIV)
‘Therefore this is what the  Lord says concerning the king of Assyria:

‘“He will not enter this city
or shoot an arrow here.
He will not come before it with shield
or build a siege ramp against it.
(ESV)
“Therefore thus says the  Lord concerning the king of Assyria: He shall not come into this city or shoot an arrow there, or come before it with a shield or cast up a siege mound against it.

2Kgs 19:35

(NIV)
That night the angel of the  Lord went out and put to death a hundred and eighty-five thousand in the Assyrian camp. When the people got up the next morning – there were all the dead bodies!
(ESV)
And that night the angel of the  Lord went out and struck down 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians. And when people arose early in the morning, behold, these were all dead bodies.

2Kgs 19:36

(NIV)
So Sennacherib king of Assyria broke camp and withdrew. He returned to Nineveh and stayed there.

(ESV)
Then Sennacherib king of Assyria departed and went home and lived at Nineveh.

2Kgs 20:6

(NIV)
I will add fifteen years to your life. And I will deliver you and this city from the hand of the king of Assyria. I will defend this city for my sake and for the sake of my servant David.”’

(ESV)
and I will add fifteen years to your life. I will deliver you and this city out of the hand of the king of Assyria, and I will defend this city for my own sake and for my servant David’s sake.”

2Kgs 23:29

(NIV)
While Josiah was king, Pharaoh Necho king of Egypt went up to the River Euphrates to help the king of Assyria. King Josiah marched out to meet him in battle, but Necho faced him and killed him at Megiddo.
(ESV)
In his days Pharaoh Neco king of Egypt went up to the king of Assyria to the river Euphrates. King Josiah went to meet him, and Pharaoh Neco killed him at Megiddo, as soon as he saw him.

1Chr 1:17

(NIV)
The sons of Shem:
Elam, Ashur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.
The sons of Aram:
Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshek.
(ESV)
The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, and Aram. And the sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether, and Meshech.

1Chr 5:6

(NIV)
and Beerah his son, whom Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria took into exile. Beerah was a leader of the Reubenites.
(ESV)
Beerah his son, whom Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria carried away into exile; he was a chief of the Reubenites.

1Chr 5:26

(NIV)
So the God of Israel stirred up the spirit of Pul king of Assyria (that is, Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria), who took the Reubenites, the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh into exile. He took them to Halah, Habor, Hara and the river of Gozan, where they are to this day.

(ESV)
So the God of Israel stirred up the spirit of Pul king of Assyria, the spirit of Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria, and he took them into exile, namely, the Reubenites, the Gadites, and the half-tribe of Manasseh, and brought them to Halah, Habor, Hara, and the river Gozan, to this day.

2Chr 28:16

(NIV)
At that time King Ahaz sent to the kings of Assyria for help.
(ESV)
At that time King Ahaz sent to the king of Assyria for help.

2Chr 28:20

(NIV)
Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria came to him, but gave him trouble instead of help.
(ESV)
So Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria came against him and afflicted him instead of strengthening him.

2Chr 28:21

(NIV)
Ahaz took some of the things from the temple of the  Lord and from the royal palace and from the officials and presented them to the king of Assyria, but that did not help him.

(ESV)
For Ahaz took a portion from the house of the  Lord and the house of the king and of the princes, and gave tribute to the king of Assyria, but it did not help him.

2Chr 30:6

(NIV)
At the king’s command, couriers went throughout Israel and Judah with letters from the king and from his officials, which read:

‘People of Israel, return to the  Lord, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel, that he may return to you who are left, who have escaped from the hand of the kings of Assyria.
(ESV)
So couriers went throughout all Israel and Judah with letters from the king and his princes, as the king had commanded, saying, “O people of Israel return to the  Lord, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, that he may turn again to the remnant of you who have escaped from the hand of the kings of Assyria.

2Chr 32:1

(NIV)
After all that Hezekiah had so faithfully done, Sennacherib king of Assyria came and invaded Judah. He laid siege to the fortified cities, thinking to conquer them for himself.
(ESV)
After these things and these acts of faithfulness, Sennacherib king of Assyria came and invaded Judah and encamped against the fortified cities, thinking to win them for himself.

2Chr 32:4

(NIV)
They gathered a large group of people who blocked all the springs and the stream that flowed through the land. ‘Why should the kings of Assyria come and find plenty of water?’ they said.
(ESV)
A great many people were gathered, and they stopped all the springs and the brook that flowed through the land, saying, “Why should the kings of Assyria come and find much water?”

2Chr 32:7

(NIV)
‘Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or discouraged because of the king of Assyria and the vast army with him, for there is a greater power with us than with him.
(ESV)
“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or dismayed before the king of Assyria and all the horde that is with him, for there are more with us than with him.

2Chr 32:9

(NIV)
Later, when Sennacherib king of Assyria and all his forces were laying siege to Lachish, he sent his officers to Jerusalem with this message for Hezekiah king of Judah and for all the people of Judah who were there:

(ESV)
After this, Sennacherib king of Assyria, who was besieging Lachish with all his forces, sent his servants to Jerusalem to Hezekiah king of Judah and to all the people of Judah who were in Jerusalem, saying,

2Chr 32:10

(NIV)
‘This is what Sennacherib king of Assyria says: on what are you basing your confidence, that you remain in Jerusalem under siege?
(ESV)
Thus says Sennacherib king of Assyria, ‘On what are you trusting, that you endure the siege in Jerusalem?

2Chr 32:11

(NIV)
When Hezekiah says, “The  Lord our God will save us from the hand of the king of Assyria,” he is misleading you, to let you die of hunger and thirst.
(ESV)
Is not Hezekiah misleading you, that he may give you over to die by famine and by thirst, when he tells you, “The  Lord our God will deliver us from the hand of the king of Assyria”?
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