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Nahum 3:8-10 CSB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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8 Are you better than Thebes that sat along the Nile with water surrounding her, whose rampart was the sea, the river her wall? 8 Are you better than Thebes, situated on the Nile, with water around her? The river was her defense, the waters her wall.
9 Cush and Egypt were her endless source of strength; Put and Libya were among her allies. 9 Cush and Egypt were her boundless strength; Put and Libya were among her allies.
10 Yet she became an exile; she went into captivity. Her children were also dashed to pieces at the head of every street. They cast lots for her dignitaries, and all her nobles were bound in chains. 10 Yet she was taken captive and went into exile. Her infants were dashed to pieces at the head of every street. Lots were cast for her nobles, and all her great men were put in chains.