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Isaiah 30:17 DBY

17 One thousand [shall flee] at the rebuke of one; at the rebuke of five shall ye flee: till ye be left as a beacon upon the top of a mountain, and as a banner on a hill.

Study tools for Isaiah 30:17

  • a 30:1 - Or 'cover with a covering.'
  • b 30:2 - Or 'to strengthen themselves with the strength.'
  • c 30:4 - i.e. Judah's.
  • d 30:4 - Tahpanhes: see Jer. 2.16; 43.7; Ezek. 30.18: Heracleopolis, in Central Egypt.
  • e 30:7 - Heb. Rahab, a name of Egypt.
  • f 30:8 - Lit. 'engrave.'
  • g 30:8 - Instead of 'as a witness for ever,' many take it as 'for ever and ever;' but cf. Deut. 31.26.
  • h 30:10 - Lit. 'those who have visions,' as Num. 24.4.
  • i 30:13 - Or 'unexpectedly,' as Num. 6.9.
  • j 30:18 - Or 'will he withdraw himself until he have mercy.'
  • k 30:20 - Or 'in.'
  • l 30:20 - Or 'turn themselves away.'
  • m 30:22 - Or 'coating,' or 'ephod;' cf. Ex. 28.8; 39.5.
  • n 30:23 - Or 'nourishing.'
  • o 30:28 - Or 'vanity.'
  • p 30:29 - See 2Kings 10.20; Joel 1.14.
  • q 30:31 - Or 'who smote.'
  • r 30:32 - Or 'with them.'
  • s 30:33 - See 2Kings 23.10.