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Amos 9:5 NIV

5 The Lord, the LORD Almighty— he touches the earth and it melts, and all who live in it mourn; the whole land rises like the Nile, then sinks like the river of Egypt;

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  • a 9:6 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.
  • b 9:6 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
  • c 9:7 - That is, people from the upper Nile region
  • d 9:7 - That is, Crete
  • e 9:12 - Hebrew; Septuagint "so that the remnant of people" / "and all the nations that bear my name may seek me"
  • f 9:14 - Or "will restore the fortunes of my people Israel"