The oracle that Habakkuk the prophet received.
The oracle which Habakkuk the prophet saw.
This is the message that the prophet Habakkuk received from the LORD in a vision.
The problem as God gave Habakkuk to see it:
The word which Habakkuk the prophet saw.
The oracle that the prophet Habakkuk saw.
The burden which the prophet Habakkuk saw.
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1 tn Heb “The burden” (so KJV, ASV). The Hebrew term מַשָּׂא (masa’), usually translated “oracle” (NAB, NEB, NASB, NIV, NRSV) or “utterance” (BDB 672 s.v. III מַשָּׂא), in prophetic literature is a technical term introducing a message from the
2 tn Heb “The message [traditionally, “burden”] which Habakkuk the prophet saw.”