Nahum 3:8-10 NKJV

8 Are you better than No Amon a That was situated by the River, b That had the waters around her, Whose rampart was the sea, Whose wall was the sea?

References for Nahum 3:8

    • h 3:8 - That is, ancient Thebes; Targum and Vulgate read populous Alexandria.
    • i 3:8 - Literally rivers, that is, the Nile and the surrounding canals
      9 Ethiopia and Egypt were her strength, And it was boundless; Put and Lubim were your c helpers.

      References for Nahum 3:9

        • j 3:9 - Septuagint reads her.
          10 Yet she was carried away, She went into captivity; Her young children also were dashed to pieces At the head of every street; They cast lots for her honorable men, And all her great men were bound in chains.