Micah 1:15
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New International Version
I will bring a conqueror against you who live in Mareshah. The nobles of Israel will flee to Adullam.

King James Bible
Yet will I bring an heir unto thee, O inhabitant of Mareshah: he shall come unto Adullam the glory of Israel.

Darby Bible Translation
I will yet bring unto thee an heir, O inhabitress of Mareshah; the glory of Israel shall come even unto Adullam.

World English Bible
I will yet bring to you, inhabitant of Mareshah. He who is the glory of Israel will come to Adullam.

Young's Literal Translation
Yet the possessor I do bring in to thee, O inhabitant of Mareshah, To Adullam come in doth the honour of Israel.

Micah 1:15 Parallel
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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Yet will I bring an heir unto thee, O - Mareshah - Here is another instance, הירש haigeresh, to bring an heir, and מרשה mareshah, the city, the name of which signifies heirship. And so of the above proper names.

Adullam the glory of Israel - This was a fenced city in the south of Judah (see 2 Chronicles 11:7) towards the Dead Sea.

There is much obscurity in the concluding verses of this chapter. They undoubtedly refer to the captivity of Israel, and to circumstances of distress, etc., which are not mentioned in any of the historical books, and therefore their reference and meaning can only be conjectured.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

will.

Isaiah 7:17-25 The LORD shall bring on you, and on your people, and on your father's house, days that have not come...

Isaiah 10:5,6 O Assyrian, the rod of my anger, and the staff in their hand is my indignation...

Jeremiah 49:1 Concerning the Ammonites, thus said the LORD; Has Israel no sons? has he no heir? why then does their king inherit Gad...

Mareshah.

Joshua 15:44 And Keilah, and Achzib, and Mareshah; nine cities with their villages:

he, etc. or, the glory of Israel shall come to, etc.

1 Samuel 22:1 David therefore departed there, and escaped to the cave Adullam: and when his brothers and all his father's house heard it...

Isaiah 10:3 And what will you do in the day of visitation, and in the desolation which shall come from far? to whom will you flee for help?...

Adullam.

Joshua 15:35 Jarmuth, and Adullam, Socoh, and Azekah,

2 Chronicles 11:7 And Bethzur, and Shoco, and Adullam,

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Cross References
Joshua 12:15
the king of Libnah one the king of Adullam one

Joshua 15:35
Jarmuth, Adullam, Sokoh, Azekah,

Joshua 15:44
Keilah, Akzib and Mareshah--nine towns and their villages.

2 Samuel 23:13
During harvest time, three of the thirty chief warriors came down to David at the cave of Adullam, while a band of Philistines was encamped in the Valley of Rephaim.

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