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Isaiah 11:16 NLT

16 He will make a highway for the remnant of his people, the remnant coming from Assyria, just as he did for Israel long ago when they returned from Egypt.

Study tools for Isaiah 11:16

  • a 11:1 - Hebrew the stump of the line of Jesse. Jesse was King David’s father.
  • b 11:10 - Hebrew the root of Jesse.
  • c 11:10 - Greek version reads In that day the heir to David’s throne [literally the root of Jesse ] will come, / and he will rule over the Gentiles. / They will place their hopes on him. Compare Rom 15:12 .
  • d 11:11 - Hebrew in Pathros, Cush.
  • e 11:11 - Hebrew in Shinar.
  • f 11:13 - Hebrew Ephraim, referring to the northern kingdom of Israel.
  • g 11:15 - Hebrew will destroy the tongue of the sea of Egypt.
  • h 11:15 - Hebrew the river.