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She brought up one of her cubs, and he became a strong lion. He learned to tear the prey and he became a man-eater.
King James Bible
And she brought up one of her whelps: it became a young lion, and it learned to catch the prey; it devoured men.
American Standard Version
And she brought up one of her whelps: he became a young lion, and he learned to catch the prey; he devoured men.
Young's Literal Translation
And she bringeth up one of her whelps, A young lion it hath been, And it learneth to tear prey, man it hath devoured.
Ezekiel 19:3 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
She brought up one of her whelps - Jehoahaz, son of Josiah, whose father was conquered and slain by Pharaoh-necho, king of Egypt.
It learned to catch the prey - His reign was a reign of oppression and cruelty. He made his subjects his prey, and devoured their substance.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
one Jehoahaz, made king of Israel instead of Josiah, who became cruel and oppressive.
Ezekiel 19:6 And he went up and down among the lions, he became a young lion, and learned to catch the prey, and devoured men.
2 Kings 23:31,32 Jehoahaz was twenty and three years old when he began to reign; and he reigned three months in Jerusalem...
2 Chronicles 36:1,2 Then the people of the land took Jehoahaz the son of Josiah, and made him king in his father's stead in Jerusalem...
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Deuteronomy 33:22 About Dan he said: "Dan is a lion's cub, springing out of Bashan."
2 Kings 23:34 Pharaoh Necho made Eliakim son of Josiah king in place of his father Josiah and changed Eliakim's name to Jehoiakim. But he took Jehoahaz and carried him off to Egypt, and there he died.
Ezekiel 19:2 and say: "'What a lioness was your mother among the lions! She lay down among them and reared her cubs.
Ezekiel 19:4 The nations heard about him, and he was trapped in their pit. They led him with hooks to the land of Egypt.