Isaiah 21:8

Overview - Isaiah 21
The prophet, bewailing the captivity of his people, sees in a vision the fall of Babylon by the Medes and Persians.
11 Edom, scorning the prophet, is moved to repentance.
13 The set time of Arabia's calamity.
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Isaiah 21:8  (King James Version)
And he cried, A lion: My lord, I stand continually upon the watchtower in the daytime, and I am set in my ward whole nights:

cried, A lion
or, cried as a lion.
5:29 Jeremiah 4:7 ; 25:38 49:19 50:44 1 Peter 5:8

I stand
56:10 62:6 Psalms 63:6 ; 127:1 Habakkuk 2:1 Habakkuk 2:2

whole nights
or, every night.