Ezekiel 5:12 DBY

12 A third part of thee shall die by the pestilence, and shall be consumed by the famine in the midst of thee; and a third part shall fall by the sword round about thee; and I will scatter a third part to all the winds, and I will draw out a sword after them.

Study tools for Ezekiel 5:12

  • a 5:1 - Elsewhere 'sword.'
  • b 5:2 - Lit. 'light,' and so in Isa. 31.9.
  • c 5:4 - i.e. still from the third part last mentioned: see Zech. 13.8,9.
  • d 5:7 - Or 'judgments;' so ch. 11.12; 'manner' in 2Kings 17.26,33.
  • e 5:7 - choq, as Ex. 12.24.
  • f 5:11 - Lit. 'if ... not.' A strong form of solemn declaration: see Num. 14.23.
  • g 5:15 - Or 'desolation,' as ch. 33.28,29, where both words are used.