Nahum 3:17 DBY

17 Thy chosen men are as the locusts, and thy captains as swarms of grasshoppers, which camp in the hedges in the cold day: when the sun ariseth they flee away, and their place is not known where they are.

References for Nahum 3:17

    • g 3:17 - Heb. gob gobai, lit. 'grasshopper of grasshoppers,' -- probably a species of locust which issues from the ground when hatched; not as Ex. 10.13.

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      • a 3:8 - i.e. the god Amon of No (Thebes) in Egypt.
      • b 3:8 - Or 'canals.'
      • c 3:9 - Or 'endless.'
      • d 3:9 - Lit. 'thy,' but referring here to No-Amon, which is apostrophised.
      • e 3:11 - Or 'shalt hide thyself.'
      • f 3:15 - See Joel 1.4.
      • g 3:17 - Heb. gob gobai, lit. 'grasshopper of grasshoppers,' -- probably a species of locust which issues from the ground when hatched; not as Ex. 10.13.