Ezekiel 19:7-14 NIV

7 He broke downa their strongholds and devastated1 their towns. The land and all who were in it were terrified by his roaring.

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    • a 19:7 - Targum (see Septuagint); Hebrew "He knew"
      8 Then the nations2 came against him, those from regions round about. They spread their net3 for him, and he was trapped in their pit.4

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      9 With hooks5 they pulled him into a cage and brought him to the king of Babylon.6 They put him in prison, so his roar7 was heard no longer on the mountains of Israel.8

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      10 " 'Your mother was like a vine in your vineyardb9 planted by the water;10 it was fruitful and full of branches because of abundant water.11

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        • b 19:10 - Two Hebrew manuscripts; most Hebrew manuscripts "your blood"
          11 Its branches were strong, fit for a ruler's scepter. It towered high above the thick foliage, conspicuous for its height and for its many branches.12

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          12 But it was uprooted13 in fury and thrown to the ground. The east wind14 made it shrivel, it was stripped of its fruit; its strong branches withered and fire consumed them.15

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          13 Now it is planted in the desert,16 in a dry and thirsty land.17

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          14 Fire spread from one of its mainc branches and consumed18 its fruit. No strong branch is left on it fit for a ruler's scepter.'19 This is a lament20 and is to be used as a lament."

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            • c 19:14 - Or "from under its"