American Standard Version
They seemed as men that lifted up Axes upon a thicket of trees.
King James Bible
A man was famous according as he had lifted up axes upon the thick trees.
Darby Bible Translation
A man was known as he could lift up axes in the thicket of trees;
World English Bible
They behaved like men wielding axes, cutting through a thicket of trees.
Young's Literal Translation
He is known as one bringing in on high Against a thicket of wood -- axes.
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LibraryHow those are to be Admonished who Abstain not from the Sins which they Bewail, and those Who, Abstaining from Them, Bewail them Not.
(Admonition 31.) Differently to be admonished are those who lament their transgressions, and yet forsake them not, and those who forsake them, and yet lament them not. For those who lament their transgressions and yet forsake them not are to be admonished to learn to consider anxiously that they cleanse themselves in vain by their weeping, if they wickedly defile themselves in their living, seeing that the end for which they wash themselves in tears is that, when clean, they may return to filth. …
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Our holy and our beautiful house, where our fathers praised thee, is burned with fire; and all our pleasant places are laid waste.
The sound thereof shall go like the serpent; for they shall march with an army, and come against her with axes, as hewers of wood.
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