Ezekiel 19:3-8 NIV

3 She brought up one of her cubs, and he became a strong lion. He learned to tear the prey and he devoured men.
4 The nations heard about him, and he was trapped in their pit. They led him with hooks1 to the land of Egypt.2

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5 " 'When she saw her hope unfulfilled, her expectation gone, she took another of her cubs3 and made him a strong lion.4

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6 He prowled among the lions, for he was now a strong lion. He learned to tear the prey and he devoured men.5

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7 He broke downa their strongholds and devastated6 their towns. The land and all who were in it were terrified by his roaring.

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    • a 19:7 - Targum (see Septuagint); Hebrew "He knew"
      8 Then the nations7 came against him, those from regions round about. They spread their net8 for him, and he was trapped in their pit.9

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