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Isaiah 53:8 DBY

8 He was taken from oppression and from judgment; and who shall declare his generation? for he was cut off out of the land of the living; for the transgression of my people was he stricken.

References for Isaiah 53:8

    • e 53:8 - Lit. 'a shutting up,' the word having also the moral force of detention, constraint.
    • f 53:8 - According to others, 'and who, of his generation, would have thought that he would be.'

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      • a 53:3 - Or 'held aloof.'
      • b 53:4 - Or 'suffering.' The word also means, 'sickness,' 'infirmity.'
      • c 53:4 - Sustained: same as 'bear,' ver. 11, and 'carry,' ch. 46.4,7.
      • d 53:7 - Or 'illtreated.'
      • e 53:8 - Lit. 'a shutting up,' the word having also the moral force of detention, constraint.
      • f 53:8 - According to others, 'and who, of his generation, would have thought that he would be.'
      • g 53:10 - Or 'put him to grief:' see vers. 3,4.
      • h 53:10 - Or 'when his soul shall have made.'
      • i 53:10 - Asham, 'trespass-offering:' see Note b, Lev. 5.1.
      • j 53:11 - Lit. 'the many,' i.e. those that are in relationship with him.
      • k 53:11 - See Note e, ver. 4.
      • l 53:12 - Or 'he shall have for his portion the strong as spoil.'