Nahum 3:8-10 NLT

8 Are you any better than the city of Thebes, situated on the Nile River, surrounded by water? She was protected by the river on all sides, walled in by water.

References for Nahum 3:8

    • a 3:8 - Hebrew No-amon; also in 3:10 .
      9 Ethiopia and the land of Egypt gave unlimited assistance. The nations of Put and Libya were among her allies.

      References for Nahum 3:9

        • b 3:9 - Hebrew Cush.
          10 Yet Thebes fell, and her people were led away as captives. Her babies were dashed to death against the stones of the streets. Soldiers threw dice to get Egyptian officers as servants. All their leaders were bound in chains.

          References for Nahum 3:10

            • c 3:10 - Hebrew They cast lots.