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Isaiah 44:9 DBY

9 They that form a graven image are all of them vanity, and their delectable things are of no profit; and they are their own witnesses: they see not, nor know; -- that they may be ashamed.

References for Isaiah 44:9

    • d 44:9 - As ch. 40.17,23.
    • e 44:9 - Or 'they are witnesses for them, since they see not nor know.'

      Study tools for Isaiah 44:9

      • a 44:2 - See Deut 32.15.
      • b 44:5 - See Note, ch. 45.4.
      • c 44:8 - Or 'long ago.'
      • d 44:9 - As ch. 40.17,23.
      • e 44:9 - Or 'they are witnesses for them, since they see not nor know.'
      • f 44:12 - Others, 'an axe.'
      • g 44:13 - Others, 'with an awl.'
      • h 44:13 - Ish.
      • i 44:13 - Adam.
      • j 44:14 - Or 'oak.'
      • k 44:14 - Lit. 'and he maketh [it] strong for himself:' see Ps. 80.17. Others explain it in the sense of allowing the tree to grow to its full size and strength.
      • l 44:14 - Or 'mountain-ash.'
      • m 44:16 - Lit. 'light.'
      • n 44:19 - Lit. 'his heart;' as ch. 46.8.