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11 The[a] haughty looks of mankind will be brought low,[b]
    the lofty pride of human beings will be humbled,
        and the Lord alone will be exalted at that time.[c]

12 “For the Lord of the Heavenly Armies has reserved[d] a time[e]
    to oppose[f] all who are proud and haughty,
and the[g] self-exalting—
    they will be humbled.
13 He will take his stand[h] against all the cedars[i] of Lebanon,
    against the proud and self-exalting;
        and against all the oaks of Bashan;

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  1. Isaiah 2:11 Lit. And the
  2. Isaiah 2:11 1QIsaa MT LXX read mankind are low
  3. Isaiah 2:11 Lit. in that day
  4. Isaiah 2:12 1QIsaa MT LXX lack reserved
  5. Isaiah 2:12 Lit. day
  6. Isaiah 2:12 Lit. against
  7. Isaiah 2:12 So 1QIsaa; MT LXX read oppose all of the
  8. Isaiah 2:13 DSS MT LXX lack He will take his stand
  9. Isaiah 2:13 I.e. a genus of coniferous evergreen in the family Pinaceae; and so throughout the book