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Psalm 10:9 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

he lurks in secret like a lion in a thicket.
He lurks in order to seize the afflicted;
he seizes the afflicted and drags him in his net.

Psalm 10:9 New International Version (NIV)

    like a lion in cover he lies in wait.
He lies in wait to catch the helpless;
    he catches the helpless and drags them off in his net.

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Psalm 17:12 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

12 They are[a] like a lion eager to tear,
like a young lion lurking in ambush.

Footnotes:

  1. Psalm 17:12 Lit He is

Psalm 17:12 New International Version (NIV)

12 They are like a lion hungry for prey,
    like a fierce lion crouching in cover.

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Isaiah 5:29 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

29 Their roaring is like a lion’s;
they roar like young lions;
they growl and seize their prey
and carry it off,
and no one can rescue it.

Isaiah 5:29 New International Version (NIV)

29 Their roar is like that of the lion,
    they roar like young lions;
they growl as they seize their prey
    and carry it off with no one to rescue.

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Jeremiah 2:15 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

15 The young lions have roared at him;
they have roared loudly.
They have laid waste his land.
His cities are in ruins, without inhabitants.

Jeremiah 2:15 New International Version (NIV)

15 Lions have roared;
    they have growled at him.
They have laid waste his land;
    his towns are burned and deserted.

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Jeremiah 5:6 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Therefore, a lion from the forest will strike them down.
A wolf from an arid plain will ravage them.
A leopard keeps watch over their cities.
Anyone who leaves them will be torn to pieces
because their rebellious acts are many,
their unfaithful deeds numerous.

Jeremiah 5:6 New International Version (NIV)

Therefore a lion from the forest will attack them,
    a wolf from the desert will ravage them,
a leopard will lie in wait near their towns
    to tear to pieces any who venture out,
for their rebellion is great
    and their backslidings many.

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Jeremiah 25:38 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

38 He has left His den like a lion,
for their land has become a desolation
because of the sword[a] of the oppressor,
because of His burning anger.

Footnotes:

  1. Jeremiah 25:38 Some Hb mss, LXX, Tg; other Hb mss read burning

Jeremiah 25:38 New International Version (NIV)

38 Like a lion he will leave his lair,
    and their land will become desolate
because of the sword[a] of the oppressor
    and because of the Lord’s fierce anger.

Footnotes:

  1. Jeremiah 25:38 Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint (see also 46:16 and 50:16); most Hebrew manuscripts anger
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Jeremiah 49:19 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

19 “Look, it will be like a lion coming from the thickets[a] of the Jordan to the watered grazing land. Indeed, I will chase Edom away from her land in a flash. I will appoint whoever is chosen for her. For who is like Me? Who will summon Me? Who is the shepherd who can stand against Me?”

Footnotes:

  1. Jeremiah 49:19 Lit pride

Jeremiah 49:19 New International Version (NIV)

19 “Like a lion coming up from Jordan’s thickets
    to a rich pastureland,
I will chase Edom from its land in an instant.
    Who is the chosen one I will appoint for this?
Who is like me and who can challenge me?
    And what shepherd can stand against me?”

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Jeremiah 50:17 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

The Return of God’s People

17 Israel is a stray lamb, chased by lions.
The first who devoured him was the king of Assyria;
the last one who crushed his bones
was Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon.

Jeremiah 50:17 New International Version (NIV)

17 “Israel is a scattered flock
    that lions have chased away.
The first to devour them
    was the king of Assyria;
the last to crush their bones
    was Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon.”

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Jeremiah 50:44 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

44 “Look, it will be like a lion coming from the thickets[a] of the Jordan to the watered grazing land. Indeed, I will chase Babylon[b] away from her land in a flash. I will appoint whoever is chosen for her. For who is like Me? Who will summon Me? Who is the shepherd who can stand against Me?”

Footnotes:

  1. Jeremiah 50:44 Lit pride
  2. Jeremiah 50:44 Lit them

Jeremiah 50:44 New International Version (NIV)

44 Like a lion coming up from Jordan’s thickets
    to a rich pastureland,
I will chase Babylon from its land in an instant.
    Who is the chosen one I will appoint for this?
Who is like me and who can challenge me?
    And what shepherd can stand against me?”

New International Version (NIV)

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