8 Are you better than Thebes, situated by the Nile, waters surrounding her, whose fortress is sea and whose city wall is waters?
9 Cush and Egypt constituted her strength, without limit; Put and the Libyans were her help.
References for Nahum 3:9
    • a 3:9 - Traditionally <i>Ethiopia</i>
    • b 3:9 - LXX; MT <i>your</i>
      10 Yet even she was destined for exile; she went into captivity. Indeed, her infants were dashed to pieces at the head of every street. They cast lots for her officials; all of her powerful citizens were bound in chains.