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Jeremiah 46:20-22 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

20 Egypt is a beautiful young cow,
but a horsefly from the north is coming against her.[a]
21 Even her mercenaries among her
are like stall-fed calves.
They too will turn back;
together they will flee;
they will not take their stand,
for the day of their calamity is coming on them,
the time of their punishment.
22 Egypt will hiss like a slithering snake,[b]
for the enemy will come with an army;
with axes they will come against her
like those who cut trees.

Footnotes:

  1. Jeremiah 46:20 Some Hb mss, LXX, Syr; other Hb mss read is coming, coming
  2. Jeremiah 46:22 Lit Her sound, she will go like a snake

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