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Ezekiel 1:3 DBY

3 the word of Jehovah came expressly unto Ezekiel the priest, the son of Buzi, in the land of the Chaldeans by the river Chebar; and the hand of Jehovah was there upon him.

Study tools for Ezekiel 1:3

  • a 1:1 - Lit. 'captivity.'
  • b 1:2 - Or 'Joiachin's;' elsewhere called also 'Jeconias,' and 'Coniah.'
  • c 1:4 - Or 'mingled,' as Ex. 9.24.
  • d 1:4 - An unknown substance; some think a mixture of gold and silver: so in ver. 27; and ch. 8.2; see Rev. 1.15.
  • e 1:11 - Or 'So were their faces; and.'
  • f 1:13 - Or 'flames.'
  • g 1:17 - Or 'toward.'
  • h 1:20 - Or 'over against,' or 'beside,' as ch. 3.13, &c.
  • i 1:20 - Some read 'spirit of life:' so in ver. 21 and ch. 10.17.
  • j 1:24 - Lit. 'voice:' so ch. 3.12, 'sound.'
  • k 1:24 - Or 'camp.'
  • l 1:27 - See Note g to ver. 4.