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Isaiah 7:18 NIV

Assyria, the LORD’s Instrument

18 In that day the LORD will whistle for flies from the Nile delta in Egypt and for bees from the land of Assyria.

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      • a 7:2 - Or "has set up camp in"
      • b 7:3 - "Shear-Jashub" means "a remnant will return."
      • c 7:14 - The Hebrew is plural.
      • d 7:14 - Or "young woman"
      • e 7:14 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls "son, and he" or "son, and they"
      • f 7:14 - "Immanuel" means "God with us."
      • g 7:23 - That is, about 25 pounds or about 12 kilograms