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Isaiah 28:17 NIV

17 I will make justice the measuring line and righteousness the plumb line; hail will sweep away your refuge, the lie, and water will overflow your hiding place.

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  • a 28:10 - Hebrew "/ sav lasav sav lasav" / "kav lakav kav lakav" (probably meaningless sounds mimicking the prophet’s words); also in verse 13
  • b 28:15 - Or "false gods"
  • c 28:25 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
  • d 28:25 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.