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Isaiah 24:1 DBY

1 Behold, Jehovah maketh the land empty, and maketh it waste, and turneth it upside down, and scattereth abroad its inhabitants.

References for Isaiah 24:1

    • a 24:1 - Erets, 'earth:' see 1Sam. 2.8. The prophecy begins with the land of Israel, and the scene enlarges, embracing (ver. 4) the whole world, of which the 'land' is the centre.

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      • a 24:1 - Erets, 'earth:' see 1Sam. 2.8. The prophecy begins with the land of Israel, and the scene enlarges, embracing (ver. 4) the whole world, of which the 'land' is the centre.
      • b 24:6 - Or 'are made desolate:' see Ps. 34.21,22.
      • c 24:10 - Or 'waste.'
      • d 24:11 - Or 'because of the wine.'
      • e 24:15 - Or 'in the lands of light.'
      • f 24:15 - Or 'the sea.'
      • g 24:16 - Or 'end (lit. 'wing') of the land.'
      • h 24:16 - Or 'the Righteous One:' singular.
      • i 24:17 - See Jer. 48.43; 'fear,' 'pit,' 'snare,' in Hebrew make a play on words.
      • j 24:23 - Or 'and there shall be glory before his ancients.'