4 So there was gathered much people together, who stopped all the fountains, and the brook that ran ran: Heb. overflowed through the midst of the land, saying, Why should the kings of Assyria come, and find much water?
English Standard Version
4 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?"
4 There was a great turnout of people to plug the springs and tear down the aqueduct. They said, "Why should the kings of Assyria march in and be furnished with running water?"