Nahum 2:1-6 NRS

1 A shatterer a has come up against you. Guard the ramparts; watch the road; gird your loins; collect all your strength.

References for Nahum 2:1

    • d 2:1 - Cn: Heb [scatterer]
      2 (For the Lord is restoring the majesty of Jacob, as well as the majesty of Israel, though ravagers have ravaged them and ruined their branches.)
      3 The shields of his warriors are red; his soldiers are clothed in crimson. The metal on the chariots flashes on the day when he musters them; the chargers b prance.

      References for Nahum 2:3

        • e 2:3 - Cn Compare Gk Syr: Heb [cypresses]
          4 The chariots race madly through the streets, they rush to and fro through the squares; their appearance is like torches, they dart like lightning.
          5 He calls his officers; they stumble as they come forward; they hasten to the wall, and the mantelet c is set up.

          References for Nahum 2:5

            • f 2:5 - Meaning of Heb uncertain
              6 The river gates are opened, the palace trembles.