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9:6 destruction. The Assyrian invasions.
Memphis shall bury them. Here poetically paired with Egypt, this Egyptian city was known for its great cemeteries, tombs, and pyramids.
precious things of silver . . . tents. The abandoned tents and valuables may have been religious shrines and idols, or their personal property in general.