Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Isaiah 13:21 in English Standard Version "But wild animals will lie down there, and their houses will be full of howling creatures; there ostriches will dwell, and there wild goats will dance." Isa 34:13 Thorns shall grow over its strongholds, nettles and thistles in its fortresses. It shall be the haunt of jackals, an abode for ostriches. Jer 50:39 “Therefore wild beasts shall dwell with hyenas in Babylon, and ostriches shall dwell in her. She shall never again have people, nor be inhabited for all generations.