Cush (or Ethiopia), the name of a son of Ham, and of his territory; also of an Israelite -- Chush, Cush, Ethiopia.
Mitsrajim, i.e. Upper and Lower Egypt -- Egypt, Egyptians, Mizraim.
were her strength
powerfulness; by extension, numerousness -- abundance, strength.
and it was infinite
a non-entity; generally used as a negative particle
an extremity -- after, border, brim, brink, edge, end, (in-)finite, frontier, outmost coast, quarter, shore, (out-)side, some, ut(-ter-)most (part).
Put, a son of Ham, also the name of his descendants or their region, and of a Persian tribe -- Phut, Put.
partrial from a name probably derived from an unused root meaning to thirst, i.e. a dry region; apparently a Libyan or inhabitant of interior Africa (only in plural) -- Lubim(-s), Libyans.
were thy helpers
aid -- help(-ed, -er).
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
Ethiopia was her might, And Egypt too, without limits. Put and Lubim were among her helpers.
King James Bible
Ethiopia and Egypt were her strength, and it was infinite; Put and Lubim were thy helpers.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Cush and Egypt were her endless source of strength; Put and Libya were among her allies.
International Standard Version
Sudan was her source of strength, along with Egypt— there were no limits. Put and the Libyans were her allies.
Cush and Egypt had limitless strength; Put and the Libyans were among her allies.
GOD'S WORD® Translation
Sudan and Egypt were her endless strength. Put and the Lybians were her help.
King James 2000 Bible
Ethiopia and Egypt were her strength, and it was without limit; Put and Lubim were your helpers.
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