Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Nahum 1:4 in English Standard Version "He rebukes the sea and makes it dry; he dries up all the rivers; Bashan and Carmel wither; the bloom of Lebanon withers." Jos 19:26 Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal. On the west it touches Carmel and Shihor-libnath, Ps 106:9 He rebuked the Red Sea, and it became dry, and he led them through the deep as through a desert. Isa 33:9 The land mourns and languishes; Lebanon is confounded and withers away; Sharon is like a desert, and Bashan and Carmel shake off their leaves. Isa 50:2 Why, when I came, was there no man; why, when I called, was there no one to answer? Is my hand shortened, that it cannot redeem? Or have I no power to deliver? Behold, by my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a desert; their fish stink for lack of water and die of thirst.