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Nahum 3:3 DBY

3 The horseman springing up, and the glitter of the sword, and the flash of the spear, and a multitude of slain, and a mass of carcases, and no end of corpses: they stumble over their corpses.

Study tools for Nahum 3:3

  • 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.