21st Century King James Version
3 For I am the Lord thy God, the Holy One of Israel, thy Savior; I gave Egypt for thy ransom, Ethiopia and Seba for thee.
4 Since thou wast precious in My sight, thou hast been honorable, and I have loved thee; therefore will I give men for thee and people for thy life.
5 Fear not, for I am with thee; I will bring thy seed from the east and gather thee from the west;Read full chapter
New International Version
3 For I am the Lord your God,(A)
the Holy One(B) of Israel, your Savior;(C)
I give Egypt(D) for your ransom,
Cush[a](E) and Seba(F) in your stead.(G)
4 Since you are precious and honored(H) in my sight,
and because I love(I) you,
I will give people in exchange for you,
nations in exchange for your life.
5 Do not be afraid,(J) for I am with you;(K)
I will bring your children(L) from the east
and gather(M) you from the west.(N)
- Isaiah 43:3 That is, the upper Nile region