Jeremiah 46:20
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King James Version
Egypt is like a very fair heifer, but destruction cometh; it cometh out of the north.

Darby Bible Translation
Egypt is a very fair heifer; the gad-fly cometh, it cometh from the north.

World English Bible
Egypt is a very beautiful heifer; [but] destruction out of the north is come, it is come.

Young's Literal Translation
A heifer very fair is Egypt, Rending from the north doth come into her.

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Geneva Study Bible

Egypt is like a very {q} fair heifer, but destruction cometh; it cometh out of the north.

(q) They have abundance of all things, and therefore are disobedient and proud.Jeremiah 46:20 Parallel Commentaries

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The interest of the book of Jeremiah is unique. On the one hand, it is our most reliable and elaborate source for the long period of history which it covers; on the other, it presents us with prophecy in its most intensely human phase, manifesting itself through a strangely attractive personality that was subject to like doubts and passions with ourselves. At his call, in 626 B.C., he was young and inexperienced, i. 6, so that he cannot have been born earlier than 650. The political and religious
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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Jeremiah 1:14
Then the LORD said unto me, Out of the north an evil shall break forth upon all the inhabitants of the land.

Jeremiah 47:2
Thus saith the LORD; Behold, waters rise up out of the north, and shall be an overflowing flood, and shall overflow the land, and all that is therein; the city, and them that dwell therein: then the men shall cry, and all the inhabitants of the land shall howl.

Jeremiah 50:11
Because ye were glad, because ye rejoiced, O ye destroyers of mine heritage, because ye are grown fat as the heifer at grass, and bellow as bulls;

Hosea 10:11
And Ephraim is as an heifer that is taught, and loveth to tread out the corn; but I passed over upon her fair neck: I will make Ephraim to ride; Judah shall plow, and Jacob shall break his clods.

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