Isaiah 34:11-14 NIV

11 The desert owla1 and screech owlb will possess it; the great owlc and the raven2 will nest there. God will stretch out over Edom3 the measuring line of chaos4 and the plumb line5 of desolation.

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    • b 34:11 - The precise identification of these birds is uncertain.
    • c 34:11 - The precise identification of these birds is uncertain.
    • d 34:11 - The precise identification of these birds is uncertain.
      12 Her nobles will have nothing there to be called a kingdom, all her princes6 will vanish7 away.

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      13 Thorns8 will overrun her citadels, nettles and brambles her strongholds.9 She will become a haunt for jackals,10 a home for owls.11

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      14 Desert creatures12 will meet with hyenas,13 and wild goats will bleat to each other; there the night creatures14 will also repose and find for themselves places of rest.

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