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Isaiah 21:1 NLT

1 This message came to me concerning Babylon—the desert by the sea : Disaster is roaring down on you from the desert, like a whirlwind sweeping in from the Negev.

References for Isaiah 21:1

    • a 21:1 - Hebrew concerning the desert by the sea.

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      • a 21:1 - Hebrew concerning the desert by the sea.
      • b 21:8 - As in Dead Sea Scrolls and Syriac version; Masoretic Text reads a lion.
      • c 21:11 - Hebrew Dumah, which means “silence” or “stillness.” It is a wordplay on the word Edom.
      • d 21:11 - Hebrew Seir, another name for Edom.
      • e 21:16 - Hebrew Within a year, as a servant bound by contract would count it. Some ancient manuscripts read Within three years, as in 16:14 .