Its boughs were strong, fit 1 for rulers’ scepters; it reached up into the clouds. It stood out because of its height and its many branches. 2
Its branches were strong, fit for a ruler’s sceptre. It towered high above the thick foliage, conspicuous for its height and for its many branches.
‘And it had strong branches fit for scepters of rulers, And its height was raised above the clouds So that it was seen in its height with the mass of its branches.
Its branches became very strong, strong enough to be a ruler’s scepter. It soon became very tall, towering above all the others. It stood out because of its height and because of its many lush branches.
It grew sturdy branches fit to be carved into a royal scepter. It grew high, reaching into the clouds. Its branches filled the horizon, and everyone could see it.
And she had a strong rod for a rod of authority for the rulers, and it became tall among the clouds and it was seen lifted up among the number of its branches.
Its strongest stem became a ruler’s scepter; it towered aloft among the thick boughs; it stood out in its height with its mass of branches.
She had strong branches for scepters of rulers. She towered in stature above the thick branches, And was seen in her height amid the dense foliage.
And she had strong
for the sceptres
of them that bare rule
and her stature
among the thick branches
and she appeared
in her height
with the multitude
of her branches
|NET © [draft] ITL|
, fit for
; it reached up
. It stood out
because of its height
and its many
|NET © Notes||
1 tn The word “fit” does not occur in the Hebrew text.
2 tn Heb “and it was seen by its height and by the abundance of its branches.”