Ezekiel 5:2 DBY

2 A third part shalt thou burn in the fire in the midst of the city, when the days of the siege are fulfilled; and thou shalt take a third part, [and] smite about it with a knife; and a third part thou shalt scatter to the wind, and I will draw out a sword after them.

References for Ezekiel 5:2

    • b 5:2 - Lit. 'light,' and so in Isa. 31.9.

      Study tools for Ezekiel 5:2

      • 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.