Nahum 2:1-10 KJV

1 He that dasheth in pieces is come up before thy face: keep the munition, watch the way, make thy loins strong , fortify thy power mightily.
2 For the LORD hath turned away the excellency of Jacob, as the excellency of Israel: for the emptiers have emptied them out , and marred their vine branches.
3 The shield of his mighty men is made red , the valiant men are in scarlet :a the chariots shall be with flaming torches in the day of his preparation , and the fir trees shall be terribly shaken .

References for Nahum 2:3

    • g 2:3 - in scarlet: or, dyed scarlet
      4 The chariots shall rage in the streets, they shall justle one against another in the broad ways: they shall seem like torches, they shall run like the lightnings.
      5 He shall recount his worthies:b they shall stumble in their walk; they shall make haste to the wall thereof, and the defence shall be prepared .

      References for Nahum 2:5

        • h 2:5 - worthies: or, gallants
          6 The gates of the rivers shall be opened , and the palace shall be dissolved .c

          References for Nahum 2:6

            • i 2:6 - dissolved: or, molten
              7 And Huzzabd shall be led away captive , she shall be brought up , and her maids shall lead her as with the voice of doves, tabering upon their breasts.

              References for Nahum 2:7

                • j 2:7 - Huzzab: or, that which was established, or, there was a stand made
                  8 But Nineveh is of olde like a pool of water: yet they shall flee away . Stand , stand , shall they cry; but none shall look back .

                  References for Nahum 2:8

                    • k 2:8 - of old: or, from the days that she hath been
                      9 Take ye the spoil of silver, take the spoil of gold: for there is none endf of the store and glory out of all the pleasant furniture.

                      References for Nahum 2:9

                        • l 2:9 - for...: or, and their infinite store, etc
                          10 She is empty, and void, and waste : and the heart melteth , and the knees smite together, and much pain is in all loins, and the faces of them all gather blackness.