Isaiah 31:8

Overview - Isaiah 31
The prophet shews the folly and danger of trusting to Egypt, and forsaking God.
He exhorts to conversion.
He shews the fall of Assyria.
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Isaiah 31:8  (King James Version)
Then shall the Assyrian fall with the sword, not of a mighty man; and the sword, not of a mean man, shall devour him: but he shall flee from the sword, and his young men shall be discomfited.

shall the
Isaiah 10:16-19 Isaiah 10:33 Isaiah 10:34 14:25 29:5 30:27-33 37:35 2 Kings 19:34-37
2 Chronicles 32:21 ; Hosea 1:7

he shall flee
Isaiah 37:37 Isaiah 37:38

from the sword
or, for fear of the sword. discomfited.
or, tributary
Hebrew for melting, or tribute.