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Micah 1:7 DBY

7 And all her graven images shall be beaten to pieces, and all her harlot-gifts shall be burned with fire, and all her idols will I make a desolation; for of the hire of a harlot hath she gathered [them], and to a harlot's hire shall they return.

Study tools for Micah 1:7

  • a 1:8 - Or 'barefooted.'
  • b 1:10 - Or 'in Acco (i.e. 'weeping') weep not.' Vers. 10-15 are made up of paranomasia, see Isa. 5.7
  • c 1:10 - House of dust.
  • d 1:11 - Beautiful town.
  • e 1:11 - Coming forth, Josh. 15.37.
  • f 1:11 - Neighbouring house.
  • g 1:11 - Or '... forth; the lamentation of Beth-ezel will.'
  • h 1:11 - Or 'stay:' lit. 'standing [ground].'
  • i 1:12 - Bitterness.
  • j 1:14 - Possession of Gath.
  • k 1:14 - Lying.
  • l 1:15 - Or, 'the possessor.'
  • m 1:15 - Possession, inheritance.
  • n 1:15 - Or 'Even unto Adullam (meaning 'retreat') shall he come, -- the glory of Israel.'
  • o 1:16 - Or 'vulture.'