16 saying, ‘(A)Woe, woe, (B)the great city, she who (C)was clothed in fine linen and purple and scarlet, and [a]adorned with gold and precious [b]stones and pearls;

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  1. Revelation 18:16 Lit gilded
  2. Revelation 18:16 Lit stone and pearl

16 and cry out:

“‘Woe! Woe to you, great city,(A)
    dressed in fine linen, purple and scarlet,
    and glittering with gold, precious stones and pearls!(B)

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19 And they threw (A)dust on their heads and were crying out, weeping and mourning, saying, ‘(B)Woe, woe, the great city, in which all who had ships at sea (C)became rich by her [a]wealth, for in (D)one hour she has been laid (E)waste!’

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  1. Revelation 18:19 Lit costliness

19 They will throw dust on their heads,(A) and with weeping and mourning(B) cry out:

“‘Woe! Woe to you, great city,(C)
    where all who had ships on the sea
    became rich through her wealth!
In one hour she has been brought to ruin!’(D)

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