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Ezekiel 28:7 New English Translation (NET Bible)

I am about to bring foreigners[a] against you, the most terrifying of nations.
They will draw their swords against the grandeur made by your wisdom,[b]
and they will defile your splendor.


  1. Ezekiel 28:7 sn This is probably a reference to the Babylonians.
  2. Ezekiel 28:7 tn Heb “they will draw their swords against the beauty of your wisdom.”
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Ezekiel 28:7 New International Version (NIV)

I am going to bring foreigners against you,
    the most ruthless of nations;
they will draw their swords against your beauty and wisdom
    and pierce your shining splendor.

New International Version (NIV)

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