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Bible Commentaries
Micah 1

Darby's Synopsis of the New TestamentDarby's Synopsis

Verse 1

1:1 (b-0) (The title of this Book, 'Micah'), Meaning, Who is like Jah? see ch. 7.18; Psalms 68:4 .

Verse 8

1:8 stripped (a-13) Or 'barefooted.'

Verse 10

1:10 all; (b-9) Or 'in Acco (i.e. 'weeping') weep not.' Vers. 10-15 are made up of paranomasia, see Isaiah 5:7 Beth-le-aphrah (c-11) House of dust.

Verse 11

1:11 Shaphir, (d-5) Beautiful town. Zaanan (e-13) Coming forth, Joshua 15:37 . Beth-ezel. (f-22) Neighbouring house. will (g-24) Or '... forth; the lamentation of Beth-ezel will.' shelter. (h-29) Or 'stay.' lit. 'standing [ground].'

Verse 12

1:12 Maroth (i-5) Bitterness.

Verse 14

1:14 Moresheth-Gath. (k-7) Possession of Gath. Achzib (l-11) Lying.

Verse 15

1:15 heir, (m-8) Or, 'the possessor.' Mareshah; (n-12) Possession, inheritance. Adullam. (o-21) Or 'Even unto Adullam (meaning 'retreat') shall he come, -- the glory of Israel.'

Verse 16

1:16 eagle, (p-18) Or 'vulture.'

Bibliographical Information
Darby, John. "Commentary on Micah 1". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/dsn/micah-1.html. 1857-67.
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