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Isaiah 21:1 NIV

A Prophecy Against Babylon

1 A prophecy against the Desert by the Sea: Like whirlwinds sweeping through the southland, an invader comes from the desert, from a land of terror.

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  • a 21:8 - Dead Sea Scrolls and Syriac; Masoretic Text "A lion"
  • b 21:11 - "Dumah" , a wordplay on "Edom" , means "silence" or "stillness."