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Isaiah 28:16 LEB

16 Therefore the Lord Yahweh says this: "Look! I [am] laying a stone in Zion, a {tested} stone, a precious cornerstone, a founded foundation: 'The one who trusts will not {panic}.'

Study tools for Isaiah 28:16

  • a 28:1 - Literally "a valley of fat"
  • b 28:1 - Literally "ones struck"
  • c 28:3 - The Hebrew is plural
  • d 28:4 - Literally "a valley of fat"
  • e 28:4 - Literally "Which, when the one who sees it sees it, he swallows it"
  • f 28:7 - Or "swallowed"
  • g 28:8 - Literally "without a place"
  • h 28:10 - In this context, the Hebrew expressions tsaw-tsaw and qaw-qaw are likely meant to sound like baby talk, but they could mean "command upon command" and "rule upon rule"
  • i 28:11 - Literally "stammer of lip"
  • j 28:17 - Hebrew "lie"
  • k 28:19 - Literally "From enough his passing through"
  • l 28:19 - Literally "in the morning in the morning"
  • m 28:20 - Literally "from stretching oneself"
  • n 28:25 - Literally "face"
  • o 28:25 - Literally "place"
  • p 28:25 - Hebrew "row"
  • q 28:26 - That is, "the proper way"
  • r 28:27 - Literally "turned"