Isaiah 15:7
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New International Version
So the wealth they have acquired and stored up they carry away over the Ravine of the Poplars.

King James Bible
Therefore the abundance they have gotten, and that which they have laid up, shall they carry away to the brook of the willows.

Darby Bible Translation
Therefore the abundance they have gotten, and that which they have laid up, do they carry away to the torrent of the willows.

World English Bible
Therefore they will carry away the abundance they have gotten, and that which they have stored up, over the brook of the willows.

Young's Literal Translation
Therefore the abundance he made, and their store, Unto the brook of the willows they carry.

Isaiah 15:7 Parallel
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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

"Shall perish" - אבדו abadu or אבדה abadeh. This word seems to have been lost out of the text: it is supplied by the parallel place, Jeremiah 48:36. The Syriac expresses it by עבר aber, praeteriit, "he hath passed;" and the Chaldee by יתבזזון yithbazezun, diripientur.

To the brook of the willows "To the valley of willows" - That is, to Babylon. Hieron. and Jarchi in loc., both referring to Psalm 137:2. So likewise Prideaux, Le Clerc, etc.

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the abundance

Isaiah 5:29 Their roaring shall be like a lion, they shall roar like young lions: yes, they shall roar, and lay hold of the prey...

Isaiah 10:6,14 I will send him against an hypocritical nation, and against the people of my wrath will I give him a charge, to take the spoil...

Nahum 2:12,13 The lion did tear in pieces enough for his whelps, and strangled for his lionesses, and filled his holes with prey...

to the

Psalm 137:1,2 By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yes, we wept, when we remembered Zion...

brook of the willows. or, valley of the Arabians

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The Sea of Sodom
The bounds of Judea, on both sides, are the sea; the western bound is the Mediterranean,--the eastern, the Dead sea, or the sea of Sodom. This the Jewish writers every where call, which you may not so properly interpret here, "the salt sea," as "the bituminous sea." In which sense word for word, "Sodom's salt," but properly "Sodom's bitumen," doth very frequently occur among them. The use of it was in the holy incense. They mingled 'bitumen,' 'the amber of Jordan,' and [an herb known to few], with
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

Cross References
Leviticus 23:40
On the first day you are to take branches from luxuriant trees--from palms, willows and other leafy trees--and rejoice before the LORD your God for seven days.

Isaiah 15:8
Their outcry echoes along the border of Moab; their wailing reaches as far as Eglaim, their lamentation as far as Beer Elim.

Isaiah 30:6
A prophecy concerning the animals of the Negev: Through a land of hardship and distress, of lions and lionesses, of adders and darting snakes, the envoys carry their riches on donkeys' backs, their treasures on the humps of camels, to that unprofitable nation,

Jeremiah 48:36
"So my heart laments for Moab like the music of a pipe; it laments like a pipe for the people of Kir Hareseth. The wealth they acquired is gone.

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