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17 They will sing this funeral song for you:

The famous city is destroyed!
Her ships have been swept[a] from the seas.
The people of this city ruled the seas
And terrified all who lived on the coast.
18 Now, on the day it has fallen,
The islands are trembling,
And their people are shocked at such destruction.”

19 The Sovereign Lord says: “I will make you as desolate as ruined cities where no one lives. I will cover you with the water of the ocean depths.

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  1. Ezekiel 26:17 Some ancient translations swept; Hebrew inhabited.