"Son of man, prophesy and say, 'This is what the Lord says: " 'A sword, a sword, sharpened and polished--
sharpened for the slaughter,1 polished to flash like lightning! " 'Shall we rejoice in the scepter of my son [ Judah ]? The sword despises every such stick.2
References for Ezekiel 21:10
" 'The sword is appointed to be polished,3 to be grasped with the hand; it is sharpened and polished, made ready for the hand of the slayer.
References for Ezekiel 21:11