8 Because of this I must lament and wail, I must go 1barefoot and naked; I must make a lament like the 2jackals And a mourning like the ostriches.

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9 For her a3wound is incurable, For 4it has come to Judah; It has reached the 5gate of my people, Even to Jerusalem.

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10 6Tell it not in Gath, Weep not at all. At bBeth-le-aphrah roll yourself in the dust.

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    • h 1:10 - I.e. house of dust
      11 cGo on your way, inhabitant of dShaphir, in 7shameful nakedness. The inhabitant of e8Zaanan does not fescape. The lamentation of gBeth-ezel: "He will take from you its hsupport."

      References for Micah 1:11

        • i 1:11 - I.e. Go into captivity
        • j 1:11 - I.e. pleasantness
        • k 1:11 - I.e. going out
        • l 1:11 - Lit "go out"
        • m 1:11 - I.e. house of removal
        • n 1:11 - Lit "standing place"
          12 For the inhabitant of iMaroth Becomes weak 9waiting for good, Because a calamity has come down from the LORD To the 10gate of Jerusalem.

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          13 Harness the chariot to the team of horses, O inhabitant of 11Lachish - She was the beginning of sin To the daughter of Zion - Because in you were found The 12rebellious acts of Israel.

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          14 Therefore you will give parting 13gifts On behalf of Moresheth-gath; The houses of 14Achzib will become a 15deception To the kings of Israel.

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          15 Moreover, I will bring on you The one who takes possession, O inhabitant of j16Mareshah. The glory of Israel will enter 17Adullam.

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          16 Make yourself 18bald and cut off your hair, Because of the children of your delight; Extend your baldness like the eagle, For they will 19go from you into exile.

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