Isaiah 28:4 NIV

4 That fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley, will be like figs ripe before harvest— as soon as people see them and take them in hand, they swallow them.

References for Isaiah 28:4

Study tools for Isaiah 28:4

  • 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.