13 The princes of [a]Zoan have acted foolishly,
The princes of (A)Memphis are deluded;
Those who are the (B)cornerstone of her tribes
Have [b]led Egypt astray.

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Footnotes

  1. Isaiah 19:13 Or Tanis
  2. Isaiah 19:13 Or have caused Egypt to stagger

16 “Also the [a]men of (A)Memphis and Tahpanhes
Have [b]shaved the (B)crown of your head.

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Footnotes

  1. Jeremiah 2:16 Or sons
  2. Jeremiah 2:16 Lit grazed

Conquest of Egypt Predicted

44 The word that came to Jeremiah for all the Jews living in the land of Egypt, those who were living in (A)Migdol, (B)Tahpanhes, (C)Memphis, and the land of (D)Pathros, saying,

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14 “Declare in Egypt and proclaim in (A)Migdol,
Proclaim also in Memphis and (B)Tahpanhes;
Say, ‘Take your stand and get yourself ready,
For the (C)sword has devoured those around you.’

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19 “Make your baggage ready for (A)exile,
O (B)daughter dwelling in Egypt,
For (C)Memphis will become a desolation;
It will even be burned down and [a]bereft of inhabitants.

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  1. Jeremiah 46:19 Lit without

13 ‘Thus says the Lord God,

“I will also (A)destroy the idols
And make the [a]images cease from [b](B)Memphis.
And there will no longer be a prince in the land of Egypt;
And I will put fear in the land of Egypt.

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Footnotes

  1. Ezekiel 30:13 Or futile ones
  2. Ezekiel 30:13 Or Noph

16 “I will set a fire in Egypt;
[a]Sin will writhe in anguish,
[b]Thebes will be breached
And [c]Memphis will have [d]distresses daily.

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Footnotes

  1. Ezekiel 30:16 Or Pelusium
  2. Ezekiel 30:16 Or No
  3. Ezekiel 30:16 Or Noph
  4. Ezekiel 30:16 Or adversaries

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