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17 They will begin singing a funeral song about you and will say to you:

‘Tyre, you famous city, you have been destroyed!
    You have lost your sea power!
You and your people
    had great power on the seas.
You made everyone around you
    afraid of you.
18 Now the people who live by the coast tremble,
    now that you have fallen.
The islands of the sea
    are afraid because you have been defeated.’

19 “This is what the Lord God says: I will make you an empty city, like cities that have no people living in them. I will bring the deep ocean waters over you, and the Mediterranean Sea will cover you.

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