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2 Kings 9:10

The dogs shall eat Jezebel in the territory of Jezreel, and none shall bury her.'" Then he opened the door and fled.
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Concordances:
Nave's Topical Bible - Burial;   Church and State;   Enthusiasm;   Jehu;   Jezebel;   Prophecy;   Thompson Chain Reference - Jezebel;   Queens;   Women;   Torrey's Topical Textbook - Burial;   Kings;  
Dictionaries:
American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Jezebel;   Jezreel;   Ramoth;   Bridgeway Bible Dictionary - Ahab;   Elisha;   Jehu;   Ramoth-gilead;   Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology - Kings, First and Second, Theology of;   Easton Bible Dictionary - Elijah;   Jezebel;   Jezreel, Blood of;   Jezreel, Portion of;   Fausset Bible Dictionary - Burial;   Dog;   Elijah;   Holman Bible Dictionary - Elisha;   Jehu;   Kings, 1 and 2;   Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Dog;   Government;   Jehu;   Prophecy, Prophets;   Morrish Bible Dictionary - Ahab ;   Jehu ;   Jezebel ;   Jezreel ;   Ramoth Gilead ;   The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Jehu;   Jezebel;   Jezreel;   Ramothgilead;   Watson's Biblical & Theological Dictionary - Jehu;  
Encyclopedias:
Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia - Kingdom of Israel;   Kingdom of Judah;   International Standard Bible Encyclopedia - Jehu;   Jezebel;   Saul;   The Jewish Encyclopedia - Dog;  

Adam Clarke Commentary

The dogs shall eat Jezebel - How most minutely was this prophecy fulfilled! See 2 Kings 9:33, etc.

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Clarke, Adam. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". "The Adam Clarke Commentary". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/2-kings-9.html. 1832.

John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible

And the dogs shall eat Jezebel in the portion of Jezreel,.... Or in the field of Jezreel; the Targum is, the inheritance of Jezreel; this is also threatened, 1 Kings 21:23.

and there shall be none to bury her; or nothing of her to bury, as Kimchi, all being eaten up but her skull, feet, and the palms of her hands, see 2 Kings 9:35.

and he opened the door, and fled; that is, the young man of the sons of the prophets, as soon as he had said the above words, as he was ordered, lest he should be taken up for a traitor.

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Gill, John. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/2-kings-9.html. 1999.

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

in the portion of Jezreel — that is, that had formerly been the vineyard of Naboth.

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Jamieson, Robert, D.D.; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfb/2-kings-9.html. 1871-8.

John Trapp Complete Commentary

2 Kings 9:10 And the dogs shall eat Jezebel in the portion of Jezreel, and [there shall be] none to bury [her]. And he opened the door, and fled.

Ver. 10. In the portion of Jezreel.] In some place about the city.

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Trapp, John. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". John Trapp Complete Commentary. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/2-kings-9.html. 1865-1868.

Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible

In the portion of Jezreel; in that part of land in or near the city, which belonged to Naboth.

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Poole, Matthew, "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/mpc/2-kings-9.html. 1685.

Joseph Benson's Commentary of the Old and New Testaments

2 Kings 9:10. In the portion of Jezreel — In that portion of land, in or near the city, which belonged to Naboth. There shall be none to bury her — That is, none shall bury her, or she shall not be buried; for it appears from 2 Kings 9:34, that Jehu gave orders to have her buried, sending out persons for that purpose, but they could only find some small remains of her carcass, the dogs having eaten the rest.

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Benson, Joseph. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". Joseph Benson's Commentary. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/rbc/2-kings-9.html. 1857.

George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary

Field, between the inner and the outer wall. Her body shall be left exposed to be eaten by the dogs.

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Haydock, George Leo. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". "George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/2-kings-9.html. 1859.

Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged

And the dogs shall eat Jezebel in the portion of Jezreel, and there shall be none to bury her. And he opened the door, and fled.

In the portion of Jezreel - i:e., that had formerly been the vineyard of Naboth.

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Jamieson, Robert, D.D.; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/2-kings-9.html. 1871-8.

Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers

(10) And the dogs shall eat Jezebel.—Literally, and Jezebel the dogs shall eat. (Comp. Elijah’s threat, 1 Kings 21:23.)

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Ellicott, Charles John. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". "Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ebc/2-kings-9.html. 1905.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And the dogs shall eat Jezebel in the portion of Jezreel, and there shall be none to bury her. And he opened the door, and fled.
the dogs
35,36; 1 Kings 21:23; Jeremiah 22:19
he opened
3; Judges 3:26
Reciprocal: Joshua 17:16 - Jezreel;  Jeremiah 16:4 - as dung

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on 2 Kings 9:10". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/2-kings-9.html.