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4:10–12 a tree. See Ezek. 31 for an extensive description of Assyria using the imagery of a tree. Similar imagery is used both of righteous and wicked individuals and nations Ps. 1:3; 37:35; 52:8; 92:12; Jer. 11:16, 17; 17:8.