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Jeremiah 51:11 ESV

11 1"Sharpen the arrows! Take up the shields!2The LORD has stirred up the spirit of the kings of 3the Medes, because 4his purpose concerning Babylon is to destroy it, 5for that is the vengeance of the LORD, the vengeance for 6his temple.

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  • a 51:1 - A code name for Chaldea
  • b 51:3 - That is, set apart (devote) as an offering to the Lord (for destruction)
  • c 51:5 - Hebrew their land
  • d 51:34 - Or he has expelled me
  • e 51:41 - Hebrew Sheshach, a code name for Babylon