Micah 1:8-16 KJV

8 Therefore I will wail and howl , I will go stripped * and naked: I will make a wailing like the dragons, and mourning as the owls *.a

References for Micah 1:8

    • a 1:8 - owls: Heb. daughters of the owl
      9 For her wound is incurable ; for it is come unto Judah; he is come unto the gate of my people, even to Jerusalem.
      10 Declare ye it not at Gath, weep ye not at all : in the house of Aphrahb roll thyself in the dust.

      References for Micah 1:10

        • b 1:10 - Aphrah: that is, Dust
          11 Pass ye away , thou inhabitant of Saphir, having thy shame naked: the inhabitant of Zaanan came not forth in the mourning of Bethezel; he shall receive of you his standing.
          12 For the inhabitantc of Maroth waited carefully for good: but evil came down from the LORD unto the gate of Jerusalem.

          References for Micah 1:12

            • c 1:12 - inhabitant: Heb. inhabitress
              13 O thou inhabitantd of Lachish, bind the chariot to the swift beast: she is the beginning of the sin to the daughter of Zion: for the transgressions of Israel were found in thee.

              References for Micah 1:13

                • d 1:13 - inhabitant: Heb. inhabitress
                  14 Therefore shalt thou give presents to Moreshethgath: the houses of Achzib shall be a lie to the kings of Israel.
                  15 Yet will I bring an heir unto thee, O inhabitante of Mareshah: he shall come unto Adullam the glory of Israel.

                  References for Micah 1:15

                    • e 1:15 - inhabitant: Heb. inhabitress
                      16 Make thee bald , and poll thee for thy delicate children; enlarge thy baldness as the eagle; for they are gone into captivity from thee.