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Revelation 12:17 DBY

17 And the dragon was angry with the woman, and went to make war with the remnant of her seed, who keep the commandments of God, and have the testimony of Jesus.

Study tools for Revelation 12:17

  • a 12:7 - It took place then, as ch. 11.15.
  • b 12:7 - Lit. 'to go to war,' i.e. infinitive.
  • c 12:7 - Same word (not mood) as 'went to war,' but this is the attack. Hence I have said 'fought.' They tried to hold their ground, did not flee.
  • d 12:9 - Lit. 'the Satan' ('adversary'): see Job. 1.6.
  • e 12:10 - Has taken place, is set up, ginomai.