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Isaiah 51:12 DBY

12 I, [even] I, am he that comforteth you: who art thou, that thou fearest a man that shall die, and the son of man that shall become as grass;

References for Isaiah 51:12

    • h 51:12 - Enosh, as in ver. 7. This is one of the passages in which its force, as 'mortal man,' is very clear. 'Son of man' in this verse is 'son of Adam.'

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      • a 51:2 - Or 'that was in travail for you.'
      • b 51:4 - Leummim, but here singular: see Gen. 25.23.
      • c 51:4 - Or 'make to rest.'
      • d 51:6 - Others 'shall die like a gnat.'
      • e 51:7 - Lit. 'man,' Enosh.
      • f 51:9 - i.e. Egypt: see ch. 30.7.
      • g 51:10 - 'Thou He' = 'The Same:' see ch. 37.16; Deut. 32.39; Neh. 9.6, &c.
      • h 51:12 - Enosh, as in ver. 7. This is one of the passages in which its force, as 'mortal man,' is very clear. 'Son of man' in this verse is 'son of Adam.'
      • i 51:14 - i.e. in bonds.
      • j 51:19 - Or 'by whom,' but cf. Amos 7.2.
      • k 51:20 - See Deut. 14.5.